What you'll do
You will be greeted at our stables by myself and Kirsty. You will be shown our kitchen/viewing area where we can introduce ourselves and you can get a horse riding hat fitted. We will introduce you to our horses and a visit to the yard stables. We will choose a horse to suit you and begin to groom and tack them up. You will be accompanied at all times and encouraged to relax and enjoy your bonding with your horse. You will bring your horse to the indoor arena and learn about getting on the horse safely and correctly then the basics of how to ride the the horse ( English Style) Depending on how you want to progress you will spend 45mins on the horse. If the weather is wet or it is dark the session will be spent indoors in our arena. If dry and daylight, session can be spent hacking on our farm. We have spectacular views of Innishowen, Donegal, Binevenagh mountain an area of AONB and ASSI and also the Lough
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My name is Patricia. I have been around horses all my life. I have a choice of suitable quiet and safe Irish Connemara ponies and Irish Coloured cobs ( most of which have been home bred on the farm). Kirsty and i work together to keep the Horses, sheep and pot bellied pigs happy and healthy on the farm. I am a qualified Horse riding Instructor and Kirsty has a degree in Horse Business Management. We work with the Horses every day and would like to share this experience with you in a small informal group to enjoy the basics of Horse care and relaxed time learning the basics in horse riding.
Horse riding Safety Hat will be provided
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Where you'll be
This experience will take place at our Stables and Farm. It is time spent with you and your horse to create a special time and bond between you. This time is intended to be relaxing and enjoyable. If spent indoor you will learn riding skills and have time to practice these. If spent outdoors you will have guidance on how to ride the horse and take in the views out over Lough Foyle, Donegal and Binevenagh from the unique viewing points on our farm
Things to keep in mind
For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 6 guests aged 10 and up can attend.
You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.
If you have any questions or concerns about this experience please contact me. We want to know what you would most like to achieve from your time with us.
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