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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We are pleased to share that Newtonmore Riding Centre has recently been graded as a 3 star Activity Centre by Visit Scotland.

The inspectors said this of their visit:

"It was good to be able to undertake the grading visit to the Riding Centre, we had a very enjoyable time - thank you."

The report from the inspection makes very complimentary comments on the staff and friendly atmostphere as well as the experience of the lessons, health and safety as well as the grounds and facilities. We were told the staff were rated 5 star ! Next year we have our sights set on getting the 4 star award standard for the centre..

Ruaridh comments:

"We are thrilled to be given the 3 stars and hear such positive feedback. It is recognition of an awful lot of hard work from all the team at the yard,  and so here are my congratulations and thanks to them all."

We are committed to our visitors having a great time and will continue to make improvements. If you have visited the centre we'd love you to leave a comment in our Guestbook, if you have in depth feedback for us please put it in an This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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.

Find out more...