Family Horse Ride and Walk
Based at the foot of the warden hills, this riding school is an ideal location for a leisurely horse ride or walk. This experience accommodates a family of four and during the ride, one horse is allocated to each couple. Learn all about general horse keeping before each receiving a basic horse riding lesson from a qualified instructor. Then set off on a recreational trek along the ancient Icknield Way or across the Chiltern Hills, alternating between walking and riding. This experience is a great way to get acquainted with horses and enjoy a wealth of stunning scenery.
- Enjoy a leisurely family horse ride and walk
- Learn about keeping duties and preparation
- Receive a horse riding lesson from a qualified instructor
- Trek along the ancient Icknield Way or across the Chiltern Hills
- Availability Description
Takes place during school holiday weekdays, subject to availability.
- Participant Guidelines
This activity is suitable for total beginners. For a group of four including at least one adult (18 or over). Minimum age is five and maximum weight is 20 stone . Mounts are chosen to match any riders age, weight and riding experience.
Riding may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather (e.g. heavy rain or snow) for the safety of both the participants and horses.
Please arrive a few minutes early and expect to be at the venue for up to three hours. Riding time is approximately 90 minutes.
- Numbers on the Day
This experience is for four people and may be shared with one other group of four.
- Dress Code
Wear comfortable clothes (e.g. leggings, jodhpurs or track suit bottoms) which are suitable for the weather (no strap tops please) with wellingtons or flat soled boots. Jeans, trainers and lace-up shoes are not recommended. A riding hat is provided.