Equestrian Adventure: 10 years with horses and cowboys in Chile

These are the illustrations from a Kindle ebook called Equestrian Adventure, by Rose Deakin. See the whole thing in the Amazon Kindle store
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Riding back from the glacier with horseridingchile.com. Mountain rides and cowboys (arrieros of Chile)

Riding back from the glacier with horseridingchile.com. Mountain rides and cowboys (arrieros of Chile)

Here is a lake in the High Andes where we swim, on rides with horseridingchile.com. Arriero on horse leading a mule.

Here is a lake in the High Andes where we swim, on rides with horseridingchile.com. Arriero on horse leading a mule.

Two of our guides waiting to run in a rodeo. horseridingchile.com. This sport is a passion in Chile. Special clothes are worn when competing as a 'huaso'

Two of our guides waiting to run in a rodeo. horseridingchile.com. This sport is a passion in Chile. Special clothes are worn when competing as a 'huaso'

Flowers in hte Andes. horseridingchile.com. Ananuca or mountain lily

Flowers in hte Andes. horseridingchile.com. Ananuca or mountain lily

Glorious flowers in the Chilean Andes with horseridingchile.com. Quiaca or calendrinis affinis

Glorious flowers in the Chilean Andes with horseridingchile.com. Quiaca or calendrinis affinis

After turning the steer in a rodeo the 'collera', the pair of huasos and horses, take it smoothly back round. horseridingchile.com. Below is one who got away - slipped out from being pinned close to the wall of the media luna. The winner gets to dance the cueca with the local beauty queen of the rodeo. See above

After turning the steer in a rodeo the 'collera', the pair of huasos and horses, take it smoothly back round. horseridingchile.com. Below is one who got away - slipped out from being pinned close to the wall of the media luna. The winner gets to dance the cueca with the local beauty queen of the rodeo. See above

Above: two horses leap forward as the steer emerges. Below a woman rider gallops sideways to hold the animal near the side wall, in control. horseridingchile.com

Above: two horses leap forward as the steer emerges. Below a woman rider gallops sideways to hold the animal near the side wall, in control. horseridingchile.com

mountain cauliflower seen on high rides with horseridingchile. Flowers of the Andes

mountain cauliflower seen on high rides with horseridingchile. Flowers of the Andes

Coming down from high lunch at La Rubilla with horseridingchile.com. Surefooted horses on steep terrain

Coming down from high lunch at La Rubilla with horseridingchile.com. Surefooted horses on steep terrain

LUnch on a high ridge during a ride with horseridingchile.com. Glaciers in the background

LUnch on a high ridge during a ride with horseridingchile.com. Glaciers in the background


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Here is a lake in the High Andes where we swim, on rides with horseridingchile.com. Arriero on horse leading a mule.

Here is a lake in the High Andes where we swim, on rides with horseridingchile.com. Arriero on horse leading a mule.

This is the cover of an ebook describing riding in the Andes with horseridingchil.com. Behind the horses on the rock at about 3000m, you can see through to the El Morado glacier

This is the cover of an ebook describing riding in the Andes with horseridingchil.com. Behind the horses on the rock at about 3000m, you can see through to the El Morado glacier

Montiopsis umbellata (hierba de chancho) 1500-2400m. horseridingchile.com

Montiopsis umbellata (hierba de chancho) 1500-2400m. horseridingchile.com

Chaetanthera ?spathufolia,central cordillera  3-4,000m. horseridingchile.com

Chaetanthera ?spathufolia,central cordillera 3-4,000m. horseridingchile.com

Rhodolphiala rhodolirion (ananuca of the cordillera). Andes 1800-3500m. horseridingchile.com

Rhodolphiala rhodolirion (ananuca of the cordillera). Andes 1800-3500m. horseridingchile.com

Cruickshankia, named after the Scottish botanist who first found it for the Europeans. Grows in the central cordillera of the Chilean Andes. horseridingchile.com

Cruickshankia, named after the Scottish botanist who first found it for the Europeans. Grows in the central cordillera of the Chilean Andes. horseridingchile.com

alstromeria flower andes umbellata, or flor de aguila, one of many varieties in the Santiago mountains, the central cordillera. horseridingchile.com

alstromeria flower andes umbellata, or flor de aguila, one of many varieties in the Santiago mountains, the central cordillera. horseridingchile.com

Edelweiss chileno, chachacoma, or perezia carthamoides growing happily at 2,500 metres near Santiago. horseridingchile.com

Edelweiss chileno, chachacoma, or perezia carthamoides growing happily at 2,500 metres near Santiago. horseridingchile.com

Rhodolphiala rhodolirion (ananuca of the cordillera). Andes 1800-3500m. horseridingchile.com

Rhodolphiala rhodolirion (ananuca of the cordillera). Andes 1800-3500m. horseridingchile.com

Just one of the glorious flowers in the mountains near Santiago, horseridingchile.com, Mutisia is a genus of to the Asteraceae family

Just one of the glorious flowers in the mountains near Santiago, horseridingchile.com, Mutisia is a genus of to the Asteraceae family

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