horseback riding in Ireland

Many visitors see Ireland as a lush green island, full of thatched cottages, pubs, music, wit and poetry. The relaxed good humor of the people still make Ireland one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe. But interestingly enough, more people of Irish descent live in the U.S. than in Ireland itself!

 

Ireland

See the ancient castles and ruins of Ireland this spring and summer. Enjoy a combination of visiting the ancient Irish castles and monastic ruins with lovely guided trail rides through Irish bogs, fields and local farmland. On this 4 day ride you will visit the impressive Portumna Castle which was the seat of the Earl […]

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Ireland

Connemara – rugged landscape, quaint fishing villages and long, deserted beaches. A dream destination with exceptional horses! Far away from any touristy areas, you enjoy the spectacular views of Connemara only seen from the saddle. Your home bred Connemara steed, bred for their extra height, kind temperament, sure-footedness and energetic personalities are a perfect match for a fun […]

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Ireland

Ireland’s Mount Juliet estate offers riders an opportunity to train under British Horse Society certified instructors, enjoy trail rides along the 14 miles of trails on the state, catch a fresh trout in the River Nore, shoot sporting clays or play golf on Mount Juliet’s excellent Par 72 Jack Nicklaus designed course, which has hosted […]

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The Irish are long known for their expertise and knowledge of all things “horse”.  This trip offers you one of the longtime favorite trail rides in Ireland, featuring a wide variety of Irish landscape and the best variety to be found. Nestled in the foothills of the Slieve Aughty Mountains, your wonderful Irish Sport Horse […]

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For 700 years, Kinnitty Castle has stood in the foothills of the Slieve Bloom Mountains, as one of the three fortresses guarding the lands of the powerful O’Carroll family. Now, it is one of the best appointed hotels and equestrian centres in Ireland. Kinnitty Castle has all the luxuries of modern life, within a mansion […]

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Ireland

A true gem of our rides in Ireland, the Ring of Kerry tour gives riders the amazing opportunity to gallop through the sea spray on Rossbeigh Beach for long open stretches at a time.  It’s as thrilling as anything we’ve ever done on a ride and leaves you grinning from ear to ear and a […]

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*** Featured in The New York Times! *** This ride is a great chance to hone your skills to advance to the next level, get back into riding after a hiatus or begin the equestrian adventure. The Clonshire Equestrian Centre in the lovely town of Adare is well  known for its excellent horses and superior […]

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Ireland’s Youth Riding Camp

Riders of all ages from 8-19 are welcome to attend our exceptional youth program in Ireland. As the old saying goes, there is nothing so good for the inside of a young person as the outside of a horse. That is why we have developed the Youth Riding Camp in Ireland; to give young people […]

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