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SADDLE CREEK RANCH - North West Province: Magaliesberg, Hekpoort

     Activities: Horse Trails & Safaris, Romantic Getaways Web SiteContact Saddle Creek Ranch

Farm HH24 Hartebeesfontein Road HEKPOORT
Tel: 079 467 9906

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South: 25° 51" 30'
East: 27° 37" 1'
Fear Factor
Value for money

how do I get there?
Detailed directions have been supplied from nearby cities and towns, see below to the right.
what should i wear?
• Riders are advised to wear suitable clothing; jeans, takkies or boots • Hats and suntan cream are essential in summer • Riding helmets are available on request
vital information
Booking is ESSENTIAL
Other Info
• Payment is to be made before the ride • Please arrive 30 minutes before the ride time.

Saddle Creek Ranch is a family run business, nestled at the foothills of the Magnificent Magaliesburg Mountains. We offer a wide variety of adventure activities for all ages and occasions. These include:

: <br>Welcomes you
Saddle Creek Ranch:
Welcomes you
: <br>Wholesome country atmosphere
Saddle Creek Ranch:
Wholesome country atmosphere


If it’s an affordable family getaway or romantic anniversary celebration, you can be certain we have the horse trail for you! Riding our horses is all about relaxation, the great outdoors and time to enjoy a good conversation.

Safety, comfort and enjoyment are what we strive for @ Saddle Creek. Our horses are well trained, obedient and matched to your riding experience.

We offer horse rides for all ages, starting from 2 years of age and upwards and of varying durations. For more information on our horse rides, fill in the contact form at the bottom of the page or give us a ring.


We take pride in our unique river camp trail, professional trail guides and quality 250cc Suzuki quad bikes.

Whether it’s a thrill seeking ride that you are looking for or a slow meander on a Quad bike look no further. These rides depart hourly from 9am till 12 noon and at 2pm and 3pm)

Riders need to be 16yrs or older and passengers are welcome (3 years and older)

The Quad trail rides can be combined with any other adventure activity - ask us for details.


Loads of fun for every occasion. Our 800 meter go kart track is sure to please everyone. Join us in the pits for a safety briefing before climbing aboard your own go kart. Lots of corners and straight sections to challenge your driving skills. Age limit is 12 years and up.

There is comfortable shady seating areas for spectators who want to watch the antics on the track!


Archery, one of the oldest sports still practiced, is closely linked to the development of civilisation. As a cultural advance, it was comparable to the discovery of fire and the invention of the wheel.

If you enjoy a challenge – well then archery is your activity!

We use state of the art ‘Recurve’ Bow and arrows for easy, yet precise aim and shot.

A perfect activity for groups but a minimum of 2 people is required. Minimum age to participate is 15 years old.


For all the thrill seekers out there, come experience an adrenaline filled day with Saddle Creek and the abseiling team.

Abseiling at its very best, while taking in the beautiful Magaliesberg mountains. An incredible and exhilarating feeling awaits you.

Abseiling takes place at 7 am only and is open to anyone 12 years of age and older.


Hot air ballooning is a unique experience. There is nothing quite like floating gently and silently above a beautiful landscape - the proverbial birds eye view followed by a horse trail ride on terra firma.

In fact the best of both worlds in one brilliant day!

Minimum age is 7 years old and we need a bit of time to organize so don't leave it to the last moment to book!


Want to go a bit faster then try going by helicopter! Combine a helicopter flip with a picnic lunch or a horse ride for the ultimate day trip! 

Want to know more? Fill in the contact form below or give us a ring - we'll give you the low down on our high flying helicopter packages.


Combine a game drive with a horse ride or a quad bike ride - or both! 

Ask us what the options are and tailor something to satisfy your adventure appetite.


Mix and match your activities to create your ultimate adventure experience - use the contact form below or give us a ring to discuss the possibilities 

: <br>Fun on Horseback
Saddle Creek Ranch:
Fun on Horseback
: <br>Outdoor Trails
Saddle Creek Ranch:
Outdoor Trails

From Sandton, Randburg and Pretoria. Approx 45/60 mins.

Turn onto the  N14 Pretoria-Krugersdorp highway and go towards Krugersdorp.

Pass Lanseria off ramp.Pass Randburg off ramp and travel  8 km. to next intersection with robots (Pinehaven Sasol garage)  Turn right.

Go 8 km to T-Junction (Oaktree Zenex garage)  Turn right.

***Go 20 km to Hekpoort T- junction. Turn right towards Hartbeespoort.

Go 2 km and turn left onto sand road, Sign to Hartebeesfontein.

Go 2.5 km to our gate on left .SADDLE CREEK RANCH ( Yellow Windsock on pole)

FROM ROODEPOORT. Approx. 45 mins.

Hendrik  Potgeiter  past  Clearwater Mall go 12 km. to next intersection with N14 Pinehaven Sasol.

Go straight over and go for another 8 km to T-Junction Oaktree Zenex.Turn right and follow above directions.***

FROM MAGALIESBURG. Approx. 20 mins.

Leave town on the R24 towards Rustenburg, go 3 km. and turn right at Lovers Rock to Hekpoort.

Go 8 km to T junction (R563) turn left, go 3 km. to T junction (R560) turn right towards Hartbeespoort.

Go 2  km. turn left on to sand road to Hartebeesfontein. Go 2,5 km. to our gate on left.

FROM HARTBEESPOORT.Approx.20/25 mins. DAM WALL SIDE  Mt.Amanzi  etc.

From 4 way stop next to Chamelion Village(Engen garage and Wimpy) follow  R560 to Magaliesburg.You will pass the dam on your left.Proceed for about 6 kms. Pass through Skeerpoort, go 15 kms and take sand road right to Hartebeesfontein,you will see one of our signs”HORSE TRAIL RIDES.Go 2,5 kms to our farm on the left   FROM PECANWOOD SIDE OF THE DAM Pass Pecanwood  (the dam will be on your right) go 6km. to T Junction turn left onto R560 and proceed through Skeerpoort and follow the above.

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Saddle Creek Ranch:
Team Building Trails
: <br>Trails are fun and romantic at Saddle Creek Ranch
Saddle Creek Ranch:
Trails are fun and romantic at Saddle Creek Ranch


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