On Horseback

Horse and Pony Riding and Facilities in South West Scotland

Ayrshire- Maidens  The Shanter Riding Centre near Maidens offers trecking along Maidens Beach with great views of Ailsa Craig and Arran, through the peaceful Culzean Country Park or, for a bit more speed – a ride along a disused railway line!

Wigtownshire – Near Newton Stewart  3 Lochs Holiday Park, west of Newton Stewart offers Pony Trekking Facilities with treks ranging from 30 to 90 minutes.

Wigtownshire – Newton Stewart  Calgow Equestrian Centre  Calgow Equestrian is just east of Newton Stewart beside the A75. Basically a DIY yard, there are full time staff and part, full or holiday livery is available.

Near Kirkcudbright  Lochhill Equestrian Centre to the north of Kirkcudbright, is set in the beautiful countryside of south West Scotland. One hour trekking sessions at two skill levels are on offer – one for novices and one for those more confident riders.  Hacking Sessions of 2-3 hours are also available. Lesssons in riding and jumping available.