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Horse Riding

Horse riding is a very popular sport in Scotland.

Exploring this beautiful and wild region on a horse will be an extraordinary experience. There are plenty of stables and equestrian riding centres all around the country for you to enjoy a leisurely trek or take lessons!  Here some of our suggestions located around the area.



Equestrian & Trekking Centre

Established in 1999 and is set in the heart of the beautiful countryside of South West Scotland. They have a wide range of services and options for all levels of ability and experience with horses.

Friendly and qualified staff. Good for riding lessons, also in a group.

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Equestrian and Indoor Recreation Centre

This centre has a series of large and smaller indoor arenas for horse riding, which is perfect for competitions and events – or when you want to practice but the weather is not great! Other facilities include a tea room for food and drinks.



Rescue, Rehabilitate & Rehome

The mission of this centre is to care for these beautiful animals the best way. It’s set over 225 acres of Scottish land, above Auchenlairie, overlooking Solway Firth. They have 86 horses, including 43 rescue horses. For more information and contacts visit their website by clicking the button below.

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Riding Centre

Located in Dalbeattie, this centre offers lessons, hacking, trekking and walks out with the horses. Good for every age, helpful and qualified staff. The centre is a BHS Approved Riding Establishment.

PHONE 01387 780533 FOR MORE INFO

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