Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Fraser's Hill Road Trip (Part 3)

Riding horses and shooting arrows - fun!...

Most of what's available in Fraser's Hill is very activity based - eg. golfing, trekking, horse riding, etc.

Not being very big on golf (or trekking, at that time, because we were not appropriately dressed), we decided to drop by The Paddock:
(Which is right next to the golf course actually)
Inside the Paddock, approaching the stables...

(I think they had about 6 horses there... We thought that 2 of them looked kinda skinny but maybe they are nursing them back to health? Which would be sweet, especially since one of them had a leg injury*)
(*These were not the riding horses... They were resting in a pasture at the side)

You can take a ride (RM 4 per round - kids, RM 5 per round - adults):
Saddling up...

Don't worry about if you have no prior equestrian experience, because the "cowboy" will accompany you while you go around the circle:

However, if you feel that horse riding is not really your cup of tea, you can try out the archery range there instead (RM 8 for 10 arrows - no sharing):
The archery area...

Ready, aim, fire! *toing*:
3 in a row...

It's actually a LOT harder than looks. =_=

Despite trying my best to channel Xena the warrior princess and Legolas from LOTR, I only hit the target about 6 times, and mind you not very well at that! - no bulls eye!
(Still, I had lots of fun trying something different....)

Lastly, (yellow faced) poser J the chocoholic:
- Trying to look fierce:

- Uh oh. I'm in trouble!:

All in all, a fun and afforable way to spend an hour or two! :)

Summary Information:
Archery and Horse Riding @ The Paddock, Frasers Hill
(next to the Golf Course)

Opening Hours: (A bit complicated loh)
- Mon till Thurs: 9am - 12.30pm, 2pm - 4pm
- Fri: 9am - 12noon, 2.45pm - 4pm
- Sat & Public Holidays: 9am - 12.30pm, 2pm - 5.30pm
- Sun: 9am - 12.30pm, 2pm - 4pm

Phone: -
Address: -

- Fraser's Hill 2010, Part 1
- Fraser's Hill 2010, Part 2
- Fraser's Hill 2010, Part 4
- OR go to J's Main Travel Page for more options. :)

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  1. Wahaha - I have NEVER been to Fraser's Hill, can u believe it?! Maybe it's time I do the touristy thing and go up there soon ;-)

  2. Ok. Don't laugh. I just found out who you are from Becky. He he... I am a real ditz when it comes to people and faces. An asocial personality trait which I have cultivated. The only memory I have of Fraser's hill is a trip with my parents and a Mat Salleh with a horse. Your post just reminded me that I need to rediscover Malaysia, and who the people I met are.

  3. yeah.. Fraser's Hill is a place for family, golfers and nature enthusiasts... as there are not many things to do in this quaint hill

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  5. to Pure Glutton:
    Tsk tsk. How can liddat. No semangat Malaysia wannn. :P
    (Haha... Sorry, just teasing)

    Well, there's not really very much to do in Frasers unless you want to relax or play golf. Still, it's worth at least one visit, I guess....

    to Paranoid Android:
    It's ok. :)
    Anyway, I dare not laugh because it would absolutely be like the kettle calling the pot black. :)
    (Though not in this case specifically. Just that I am generally quite bad with names too.. :P)

    to Thule aka Leo:
    I would love to relax in the little English/ Tudor style houses that have been converted to hotels there though - didn't get to go in any but passed by a few.


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