Summer Holiday Activities

We've lots of fun activities this Summer Holidays, including Pony Hour and Led Hacks for children who would like to try horse riding, Show Jumping, Summer Camps and a range of Hacks for our existing riders and Pony Day sessions which are open to all.  

 Full Schedule | How to Book

Hacks: 

Led Hack:   Age: 3 – 12 years | £28 

Friday 5, 12 and 19 August: 2.00 pm - 2.30 pm  

Children can meet our friendly ponies and join us for a gentle Led Hack (led pony ride) outside the Equestrian Centre.   This hack is suitable for beginners and lasts about 30 minutes.  Parents are welcome to accompany us on foot. 

Walk, Trot Hack:   Existing L3 (outdoor) and above clients only | £35 
Wednesday 3 and 17 August:   2.00 pm - 3.00 pm

Join us for a gentle hack exploring the local countryside. 
These hacks are open to riders who already have regular lessons with us and are graded L3 (outdoor) and above.

Walk, Trot, Canter Hack – Existing L5 & L6 clients only | £40 
Wednesday 3 and 17 August: 3.15 pm - 4.15 pm  

We'll be heading out on an hour’s hack which will include walk, trot and possibly canter (ground and weather permitting).  These hacks are open to riders who already have regular lessons with us and are graded L5 or L6. 

 

Horse Mastership Catch Up Sessions - Existing clients only
Thursday 25 August: Tack Cleaning 10.00 am - 11.00 am |  Mucking Out 11.00 am - 12.00 pm

On Thursday 25 August we will be holding two Horse Mastership sessions on Tack Cleaning and Mucking Out.  For more details please click here.  

Each event costs £10 per person but is free for Pegasus and Unicorn members.  There is an extra charge of £5 if you’d like to take the test and for the badge. These sessions can be booked via EC Pro

 

Pony Day: Age 5 and over | £90
Thursday 4 and 18 August: 9.30 am - 3.30 pm


Join us for a fun day at the stables!  Children will get hands-on grooming and helping to care for the friendly Ride High ponies, with supervision and guidance from our team.  Children will also enjoy two ridden sessions during the day.  Pony Day is suitable for beginners and more experienced riders as the ridden activities will be grouped according to experience.  Parents must leave children for this activity and will not be able to remain on site.


 
Pony Hour:   Age: 5 – 14 years* | £35 
Thursday 11 August: 2.00 pm - 3.00 pm and 3.30 pm - 4.30 pm 
Wednesday 31 August: 2.00 pm - 3.00 pm and 3.30 pm - 4.30 pm 

*11 August sessions are also open to children aged 4

In our Pony Hour children will spend half an hour riding and half an hour on the yard learning more about ponies and pony-care.  This is a great opportunity for children to have fun outside, learn new skills and gain confidence around horses.  Children may only be accompanied by a maximum of two adults (no siblings please) or can be left for the session.  This activity is ideal for beginners.

 

Show Jumping: Existing clients only | £35 

Monday 29 August:  L3: 10.00 am – 11.00 am | L4: 11.15 am – 12.15 pm | L5: 1.30 pm – 2.30 pm | L6: 2.45 pm – 3.45 pm

Current graded clients can join us for a fun show jumping competition with rosettes – body protectors are essential for these sessions!

 

Summer Camps - Existing clients only:
 

Mini Camp: L1 - L3 | £250
Wednesday 24 August - Friday 26 August: 9.30 am - 4.00 pm
 Our L1-L3 riders will have lots of fun at this summer's Mini Camp!  We'll be riding twice a day and getting immersed on the yard helping to care for the ponies.  Camp will include fun, ridden gymkhana games and parents will be invited to view the final ridden session on the Friday afternoon.  This activity is only open to our L1-L3 riders and as our main camp sold out quickly, we advise booking early to avoid disappointment!

To book a place at Mini Camp, please contact Reception.  A non-refundable deposit of £50 will be required on booking to secure your place, with the balance to be paid by Friday 5 August.


Summer Camp: L3 (outdoor) and above | £360 
Tuesday 26 - Friday 29 July:  Our Main Summer Camp is now fully booked

 

 

Our Summer Holiday Schedule: 

 Summer Holiday Schedule Ride High Equestrian Centre - updated 23 06 22

Important Information: 

Please observe our Site Rules:

  • Please do not come onto site if you feel unwell.
  • Please wear closed-toe shoes or boots as our stable yard has uneven and muddy surfaces
  • Please arrive 10 minutes before your booking slot to enable hat fitting etc.
  • Please ensure pony tails are low (for hat fitting) and we would recommend earrings and jewellery are removed for safety
  • Children must wear trousers e.g. leggings, joggers or jodhpurs for comfort when riding.  Children wearing shorts or skirts will not be allowed to ride.
  • We have a strict 12 stone weight limit - please be aware of this if booking activities for older teens.
  • If the weather is warm please wear sunscreen.
  • Shoulders should be covered for safety (no vest tops).

How to book:

To book activities please use our online booking system EC Pro.  Please note that in order to use the system you first need to register your details. Please click here for more information.

You can find Holiday Activities in EC Pro under: book a lesson>group lesson> then look up the date the activity is on to view and book it. 

If you need any assistance please contact Reception on 01908 666434 or email admin@ridehighequestriancentre.co.uk.

   

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