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Newtonmore Riding Centre

#6 of 10 things to do in Newtonmore Features Animals
Biallid Farm | Ruthven Road, Newtonmore PH21 1ER, Scotland
+44 1540 670000
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Booked a 1 hour beginner pony trek for myself (experienced rider) and my two family members (very... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2017
TravelGoddess2
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Sarasota, Florida
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Family of five (2 adults 3 kids), lovely 1 hour treck through the fields in kingussie. Staff were... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2016
Dan B
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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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Come and ride with the originators of pony trekking and riding holidays in Scotland, we were established in 1952. We have a museum dedicated to Highland Pony Heritage as well as many activities apart from just riding: Carriage Rides, Sleigh Rides, Ski Joring, Wedding Carriages, Birthday Parties, Hen and Stag Do's, Horse Shows, Fun Days, Childrens Rides, Working Holidays, Saddle Club, Barbeques. We have a tuck shop on site and also do teas and coffees etc.Come and stay with us on one of our Working or Learning Holidays. Tell us what you would like to do and where you would like to stay and we will put a package together for you.
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  • Average5%
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Biallid Farm | Ruthven Road, Newtonmore PH21 1ER, Scotland
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+44 1540 670000
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

Booked a 1 hour beginner pony trek for myself (experienced rider) and my two family members (very beginner). The centre is located behind the railway station, you park at the railway and walk over to it on a driveway path. Our instructor was very nice...More

Thank TravelGoddess2
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Family of five (2 adults 3 kids), lovely 1 hour treck through the fields in kingussie. Staff were excellent, friendly and talkative, our 2 youngest were led and talked constantly to the staff. All loved, and will hopefully be back

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

I had the most fantastic time arriving as a novice I was treated like one of the team and by the end of the week long course I felt competent to use horsepower as valuable part of my job during woodland management.The food was superb...More

2  Thank Andy S
Reviewed 2 June 2016

I requested a half day trail riding session which normally means trails being followed at a reasonable pace including cantering. What I got was a pony trek round some fields just outside Kingussie - very boring and not what I was expecting, in fact a...More

Thank LesWat
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We booked a 1.5 hour Pony Trek and thoroughly enjoyed it. Yolande (think that is how you spell it?) was very friendly and patient, and took us on a trek through the local wooded area which gave us wonderful views of the surrounding countryside. The...More

Thank LittleHoglet
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

I too rode out on Sept 9th We all booked an 'experienced ride' this means you are comfortable in all 3 paces, not the time to 'learn to canter' If you desire to improve your riding, best book a lesson, rather than an experienced ride....More

5  Thank chris r
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Pretty stable. Very cautious but well cared for horses. Teacher was nice and helpful, but manager named lorraine is the reason people dont ride. I was on the horse for 5 mins and getting adjusted to his pace when she yelled out that i was...More

13  Thank Bobcat0077
Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

My 2 and a half year old daughter seemed to have developed an interest in horses over the summer so, while we were on a family holiday in Newtonmore in August, we brought her to the Newtonmore Riding Centre. The Centre does 30 min led...More

2  Thank smash31
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Newtonmore Riding Centre had extremely helpful staff in finding the right type of ride for me and my partner, we both had limited or no experience and the staff helped us book and begin to feel comfortable on the horses. The ride itself was defiantly...More

Thank Amy R
Reviewed 27 August 2015

The countryside is beautiful. The staff are friendly. The horses are gorgeous. Couldn't have asked for more.

Thank Jon C
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