About Us

Real Kiwi Horse Trekking (formerly Peel Forest Horse Trekking) is a small family owned business. Hannah and Sam Jamieson are the owners, which they manage in conjunction with their farming operation on Awarima Station. The trekking side of the business has been in operation for over ten-years and solidified its reputation as one of the finest horse trekking outfits in the South Island.


Hannah Jamieson

Owner & Guide

Real Kiwi Horse Trekking is owned and operated by Hannah Jamieson. Hannah, her husband Sam and her two young daughters live on Arawima Station where the trekking is based. Arawima Station is a 1,350 hectare sheep and beef farm with spectacular landscapes and breathtaking views.

As well as being a full-time mum, Hannah works tirelessly behind the scenes running a business, farming and overseeing daily operations. She is an avid horse woman and has ridden for over 20 years.

Hannah or her experienced guides are sure to provide you with a trekking experience you won't forget!