Golden Hoof Ride
05 May 2015
Thumbnail Newtonmore on the Weekend of Fri 5th to Sun 7th June The Golden Hoof Ride (Scotland) will hopefully be an annual event with the first one in 2015. It will be for people and horses who enjoy long...

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Learning holidays

On a Learning Holiday you are guarenteed the equivalent of 2 hours instruction each day and are not obliged to work on the yard although this is advised to help you with practical aspects of Stable Management. Instruction can be riding or theory or even carriage driving depending on your preference.

We can provide cerificates from the ABRS to cover any Learning Outcomes satisfactorly completed during your stay with us. More details on the ABRS website: ABRS Progressive Riding Tests

We ask you to consider what you want to achieve while with us and to let us know before hand and we will do our best to put a program together that will meet your objectives. There are lots of additional resources at the centre to help wth any study including Books, Manuals, CD's, DVD's, Pony Club teaching materials and of course direct Internet Access.

A packed lunch can be provided each day from your bed and breakfast if you ask.

Additional free Riding may be available depending on yard and other riding activites. Additional riding instrutions can also be booked in addition to the two hours per day that we guarnetee as a minimum..

For our fully inclusive Learning Holiday prices the accommodation is based on a non-ensuite 2 star equivalent Bed and Breakfast (evening meals not included) however a higher standard of accommodation can be requested and a supplement paid for the difference, please enquite for further details. Accommodation in Newtonmore can be found on our local community website. www.newtonmore.com

5 Nights & 5 Days Riding and Learning Holiday £400.00

5 Nights B & B - Lunch & Dinner not included, 5 days at the centre,

includes riding and teaching and you will get a certificate

2 Nights & 2 Days Riding and Learning Holiday £160.00

2 Nights B & B - Lunch & Dinner not included, 2 days at the centre,

includes riding and teaching and you will get a certificate

Working holidays

You have the opportunity to come and stay with us, help out with the animals and the riding centre as well as ride and make some new friends!


Ladies club

Image of a ponyIf you would like to ride affordably and help out around the centre, Ladies club may be just for you.


Trail riding

Hill trekkingRough Highland country trail rides available.

Come and join us in these spectacular surroundings.


Pony club

pony clubAre your kids wanting to learn more about horses and ride on a regular basis, Pony Club may be for them.

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