Welcome to Dean Castle Riding Centre!
Don't forget the perfect unexpected present - a gift voucher for riding lessons, a ride round the country park or a tiny tots pony ride.
Christmas pony party 24th December 10am till 2pm - come and have fun on our Christmas pony party, dress up your chosen pony in a Christmas theme, ride around country park then play games. Christmas party food till 2 pm ask about our Secret Santa.
Open over the Christmas school holidays.
Lessons hacks and pony rides are all available every day. We also offer pony picnic. Theme days, course days, beginners days, games days, groom and ride and a day at the stables.
Riding lessons - half hour and hour lessons are available
Learn to walk, halt, begin to trot with a leader under instruction.
Off lead rein, walk, rising trot, sitting trot, and starting to trot over jumping poles.
Walk, rising trot, sitting trot, learning to canter, trotting over jumping poles.
Starting on small cross poles, progressing to upright, spreads and combinations at trot and canter.
All lessons above are half hour or one hour group lessons.
Learn quicker with one to one lessons privately with your instructor who concentrates only on you in the lessons.
Groom and ride
Spend two relaxing hours grooming and riding your chosen horse. learn to groom pack up and enjoy a lesson or ride round the country park - no experience necessary.
We also have a pony club/saddle club Saturdays and sundays 10am till 2pm, March till October designed to improve your riding and care of pony.
All staff are friendly and helpful and here to help.
Wanted - volunteer stable girl to help with ponies.