Archive for the ‘News’ category

The young horses are inside.

January 21st, 2016

We always look forward to January each year because then the young horses come inside and we start working with them. Now, there are 15 youngsters inside since 8th of January and they have adjusted so well. We are riding … Continue reading


January 5th, 2016

Thank you to all of our wonderful guests for magical 2015. We are looking forward seeing old friends in 2016 but also to get to know new friends. 

Wow, time flies when you are having fun. This summer has been absolutely wonderful, with fantastic people, great horses, magnificent landscape and variable Icelandic weather. We feel so fortunate to be able to do the riding tours in the highland … Continue reading

We had truly amazing rides in July, 6 day tour in beginning of July and than a 8 day ride last week. We loved every minute of it and we at the Hekluhestar family are so grateful for our wonderful … Continue reading

Summer is here!

July 2nd, 2015

We had a wonderful first riding tour from the 22th of June to the 27th of June. We met amazing women who rode for 6 days. We had to change the itinerary for the first time since Hekluhestar were founded … Continue reading

Summer is arriving

May 12th, 2015

We have shoed some of our riding tour horses and we have welcomed wonderful guests for short riding tours. The lambing season is going well, plenty of healthy little lambs running around and we have two newborn foals jumping around … Continue reading

New looking stables.

March 5th, 2015

We have just finished renewing our stables and we are soooo happy about how it looks. We have 15 young horses inside that we are working with and we hope some of them will be ready for the horse riding … Continue reading

Great new year

January 7th, 2015

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! The Hekluhestar family is looking forward to this year, we are sure it will be full of laughter, joy and of course horse back riding. We are renewing our stables and we are looking forward to start … Continue reading

The little foal doing well!

November 18th, 2014

He got the name Ófeigur, an old icelandic name. He is doing very well and is getting bigger every day! We are renewing our stables and the sheep will come inside at the end of this week. We are getting … Continue reading