The development of the breed is a combination of many factors influenced by geography,
practicality and politics.
This breed is defined by it’s great elegance, it’s defined movement and noticeable
energy. A horse designed by nature and refined by man to be one of the most pleasurable
horses to ride and is suited to many types of riding experiences.
Once you have ridden a Costarricence De Paso you will know what it feels like to
float through the air on a cloud, to flow with your horse and to enjoy the most comfortable
ride of your life. The information on this site offers you an insight into the history
of the breed & it’s recent history in Australia.
What is a Costarricence
A Costarricence De Paso - or the Costa Rican Walking Horse, is a breed whose origins
are steeped in history. Their bloodlines include the noble horses of the Berbers
& the Andalusian horses of Spain.
But the Costarricence De Paso or Costa Rican Walking horse is a unique breed that
is renowned for it’s smooth ride.