Clew Bay Horseriding at Drummindoo Stud
Pony Trekking: This is very popular with those on holiday especially families. After an introduction to the basics of horseriding we take you on a guided tour in the countryside. Riding Level : beginner to advanced. Pace: slow.
Riders who are able and would like to go a little faster can do so before the end of the session on our gallop track (applies to 1 hour sessions only).
Duration : from 1/2 hour to 1 hour (we can do longer if booked well in advance).
Minimum Age : children 3 years. Cost :1 hour : Adult €30, Child €25 Family ie. 2 adults and 2 Children (under 14 years) €100
1/2 hour : Adult €20, Child €15 Family ie. 2 adults and 2 Children (under 14 years) €60 Group (minimum 6 people)
1 hour : Adult €25, Child €20 1/2 hour : Adult €18, Child €12
Horseriding Classes: These are ideal for those who would like to become proficient at horseriding. They run weekly, all year round. New pupils are assessed and allocated a lesson time suited to their experience.
We cater for School Groups, Birthday Parties, Nervous Riders and those with Special Needs. Riding Level : beginner to advanced.
Pace : varies depending on the level.
Duration : from 1/2 hour to 1 hour.
Minimum Age : children 3 years.
Cost :1 hour : Adult €25, Child €20 1/2 hour : Child €15
Day Rides: It's a thrilling experience to ride a horse on a beach. From paddling in the surf to galloping, our horses enjoy it all. Clients return time and again to relive the experience. These are a great way to see more of spectacular Clew Bay along the Wild Atlantic Way.
Riding Level : advanced beginner to intermediate. You need not be an expert to go on our day rides as we take great care to ensure that each rider is matched with a suitable horse, however you should be able to ride securely at a trot.
Pace : these are progressive rides with the pace varying from slow to fast depending on terrain, riding ability and weather conditions.
Duration : 4 to 5 hours. Minimum Age : children 12 years and over are welcome if accompanied by an adult.
Cost : Per person (based on a minimum of 2 people) :€225 Group Rate (minimum of 6 people):€200
The above rates include transport to and from the start and finish points and a picnic lunch.
Western Riding: Enjoy a gentle Introduction to Western Riding with us. This is suitable for the complete novice to the experienced rider who wants to try this relaxed way of riding. We take you through saddling your horse, the basics of Western Riding, followed by a leisurely ride in the countryside.
Riding Level : beginner to advanced.
Pace : slow.
Duration : 1.5 hours.
Minimum Age : 10 years. Cost : €60 per person based on a minimum of 2 people.
Note :upper weight limit of 90 kgs (200lbs). We provide hard hats and boots with a heel which must be worn to comply with insurance regulations.