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Novice Horse Trek in the Mountains

Novice Horse Trek in the Mountains

Duration:1.5 hours total
Includes:Drinks and equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I have been working with horses in the UK & Spain for many years. I made the move to Spain permanently 6 years ago. We run a small family horse riding centre in the mountains where I teach children & adults how to ride . I have many years experience as a Trek guide in the Alpujarra mountains & as a riding instructor in the UK. I am BHS (British Horse Society) qualified.
Rebecca
Rebecca
Rebecca
Rebecca

What we’ll do

You will arrive at the riding centre and we will fit you out with a riding helmet & you will fill out a registration form. We will then introduce you to your horse and you will take a short lesson in the arena (30 minutes) where I will teach you the basic controls needed while out on a trek. The lesson will give you the skills and confidence to enjoy the trek and stay safe & in control. After the…

What else you should know

Please arrive in long trousers & closed shoes/boots with a small heal if possible. Bring a camera if you want pictures .Remember sun screen and any medication you may need while out on the ride. This ride is suitable for complete beginners and rusty riders. Other times & dates are available

What I’ll provide

Drinks
A bottle of water is included in the price
Sports equipment
Riding Helmets are provided. Riding Boots (limited sizes) are also available. Some riding clothing available eg jodhpurs & chaps are also available to borrow free of charge. Water provided

What to bring

long trousers
camera
closed shoes/boots (preferably with a small heal)

Where you'll be

first we will start in the Arena at the riding centre for a short lesson . After We will head out on horse back along a local ancient olive route “la ruta de los olivos centenario. We will pass ancient olive trees which are more than 800 years old. We are surrounded by mountains throughout the ride.

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 5 guests ages 8 and up can attend. .I will need to know your heights and weights at the time of booking so i can match you to suitable horses. Also I will need any information about previous riding experience if any.

More tips

Please arrive in long trousers & closed shoes/boots with a small heal if possible. Bring a camera if you want pictures .Remember sun screen and any medication you may need while out on the ride. This ride is suitable for complete beginners and rusty riders. Other times & dates are available

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Rebecca
Novice Horse Trek in the Mountains
New experience
From $104/person
New experience
From $104/person