Our one-hour rides are bespoke rides we arrange on request. This route includes forstry and farmland and affords some beautiful views.
They are tailored to suit young children who may require a lead rein or first time riders. Our instructors are generally on foot and as such the pace is generally at a walk.
We prepare our gentlest horses for your ride and show you how to sit and find your balance.
It's as gentle as it comes and something we are happy to arrange for you.
As this is a bespoke ride, we do not take online bookings for it, so just drop us a line or call the number below to book.
Our two hour rides go out daily and usually twice a day. We ride from 10am till 12 noon and from 2pm till 4pm. During the summer months we also offer evening rides on selected days.
These rides are suitable for any standard of rider, providing you can sit steadily on your mount and walk unassisted.
The two-hour ride is one which will take you riding out along beautiful bridle ways, forestry paths, farmland, moorland and green lanes.
We book our groups carefully, so you will be riding with others of the same ability and on suitable horses.
Our full day rides are available April – September and bookable on request.
These are for confident riders who are capable at riding at a faster canter pace.
The full day ride will take you riding out along our picturesque bridleways, forestry paths, moorland, and green lanes, allowing you to take in the breath-taking views and abundance of flora and fauna in the area.
After a thrilling morning’s ride, we usually stop off at High Paradise Farm Tearooms for lunch before hopping back in the saddle to head home.
Kindly note that lunch is not included.
Bilsdale Riding Centre have horses and ponies to suit all standards of riding experience. From the forward going to the schoolmaster variety, allowing each rider the opportunity to use old & new skills, to experience horse riding like never before.
For the less experienced every effort is made to assist with your riding skills, we want you to feel at ease.
The same thing applies for the more advanced riders, we will do our upmost to see you riding a suitable horse and paired with similar rider abilities.
Whatever your riding ability, our qualified and friendly staff will find just the right horse for you, so you can enjoy time with us, whether it be at a gentle stroll or an exhilarating ride.
We can't wait to meet you and get you started!