Horse trail riding on Queensland's Darling Downs


Emu Creek is just a short 20 minutes north of  Crows Nest via Toowoomba Qld Australia


  • You can come and experience horse riding on our friendly, good natured Quarter Horses.


  • In comfortable western saddles, you will have a relaxing ride through a working cattle property. 


  • Our trails will take you through picturesque country where wallabies, wild deer and native bird life thrive. From rolling hills you will witness magnificent views of surrounding mountains and farmland.


  • Cowboy Up horses are also hired for movies and commercials, so you could be riding one of our movie horses on the trail.


      Special Rides Calendar:


18th April - 2 hour Moonlight Ride 

6:30pm start (Easter Friday)


17th May - 2 hour Moonlight Ride 

6:30pm start


Learn more about the trails and prices see        "The Trails" 

or contact us for more information.


 Ph 07 4698 4772



After your ride try our whip cracking or learn to rope the dummy steer horns just like the cowboys do it!

It's great fun. Any one can do it! 

$5 per person 


View latest media articles on Cowboy Up Trail Riding

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Caravan and Bus parking available 



We support the Australian Quarter Horse Association

  Horseback Riding Program


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Birthday Rides

Sunset Getaway Ride

with Sparkling wine and cheese platter by a campfire after the ride

Couples Ride

Family Ride


First Aid Certificate 


Accredited Instructor 

Accredited Trail guide



The meaning behind "Cowboy Up"

cow·boy up   (ko̵ubo̵i′ upVerb

  • It means when things are getting tough you have to get back up, dust yourself off and keep trying.

  • When faced with a hard chore, it's a shift in attitude from "can't" to a positive "can-do" with confidence and a non-complaining spirit that becomes contagious.

  • Used in the same sense as the expression "get yourself together."

  Let us take you on a relaxing ride to give you the time to "Cowboy Up" ready for your day.