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Sligo Beach Ride: Self-led on the wild Atlantic Way on the North West coast of Ireland
4 Days Self Led Trail Riding like with your own Horse
Gallop on Endless Sandy Beaches • Horse Holidays at the Atlantic Ocean
4 Days Equestrian Vacations • Enjoy the unforgettable Views and the Tranquillity


Opening Dates for 2018 Season: 03 May – 17 October 2018 (High Season 14 July – 25 August 2018)
(Closed 05 July – 12 July 2018)

Please notice the arrival dates for the Sligo Beach Ride


Riding by the Sea


Endless Beaches in Sligo


Gallop on Beach


Riding on Beach


Ben Bulben, Sligo


Endless Sandy Beaches


Horse Riding Holidays


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Horse Riding Holidays

This ride is governed by tide times as it can only be ridden at low tide.

The arrival dates are as follows:
2018
May:   3, 10, 12, 17, 19, 26, 31.
June:   9, 14, 16, 23, 28, 30.
July:    12, 14, 26, 28.
August:  9, 11, 23, 25, 30.
September:  6, 8, 13, 20, 22, 27, 29.
October:   6, 11.

Sligo Beach Ride: Self-led on the wild Atlantic Way on the North West coast of Ireland.  Gallops on long sandy beaches in the heart of Yeats Country, ride old cart tracks by the ruins of an old Abbey, with Benbulben Mountain on your right enjoy the tranquillity.

The Sligo Beach Ride is an unguided trail ride.
*The unguided Trails are suited to a minimum of 2 persons - but, if you really would like to ride a Trail and you don't have a riding companion we have the possibility to help you find one on our Meeting Page on the Internet.

Day 1:  Arrive at Horse holiday Farm at 10.00 am.
Introduction to your horse and a trial ride through country lanes and then along Trawalua Strand for your first big gallop.   Return to Horse Holiday Farm where you will receive saddlebags and your map for the next days.
Overnight at a B & B near the farm.

Day 2: 
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Head to the stables after breakfast, receive your instructions for the next days.
Ride from the farm along the shore to Dernish Island and Streedagh Beach.  On Streedagh Beach, three ships of the Spanish Armada foundered in 1588, parts of the wreck are still there.  Experience the gallop of a lifetime on the golden sands on Streedagh beach.   Your horses overnight in a field in Streedagh.   We collect you and take you to a B & B near the farm.


Day 3:
 
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We transport you back to Streedagh after breakfast.   You prepare your horses for the day and head out along country lanes and old cart tracks passing the ruins of Staid Abbey, you will arrive at a small beach called Trawbawn (White Sands).  7km off shore you will see Inishmurray island, it has a monastic settlement dating back to 500 AD.   You will enjoy an unforgettable view from Cullimore Cliffs over Sligo Bay and as far as the coast line of County Mayo.  Follow the way to your next overnight stop at a family B &B.

Day 4


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Head off to Ardtarmon Strand passing the lovely Ardtarmon Castle on the way to the magnificent Lissadell Beach.   Enjoy an unforgettable gallop on this endless beach in Drumcliffe Bay.  Ride through Carney village to Cashelgarron where you will be picked up at Henry’s Pub/Restaurant and brought back to the Horse Holiday Farm,
Overnight near the farm.
Departure next morning after breakfast.

This ride is governed by tide times as it can only be ridden at low tide.

The arrival dates are as follows:
2018
May:   3, 10, 12, 17, 19, 26, 31.
June:   9, 14, 16, 23, 28, 30.
July:    12, 14, 26, 28.
August:  9, 11, 23, 25, 30.
September:  6, 8, 13, 20, 22, 27, 29.
October:   6, 11.

Programmes subject to change.

General:
In order to participate in our Trail riders must be fit and able to trot, canter and gallop at ease, You must also be capable of taking good care of your horse: feed , groom and tack up.
On all programmes children must be over 12 years of age and good riders and also must be capable of spending long hours in the saddle.

Internet offer only!
4 Days Sligo Beach Ride
Includes: 4 nights bed and breakfast and 4 days riding
Your horse, plus all equipment for your horse and saddlebags. 
Transportation from last overnight back to the farm.

Price:July 14 – August 25, 2018 € 600.00
May 03 – July 04, 2018 & August 26 – October 17, 2018 € 580.00

ARRIVALS: See arrival dates
Meeting time: 10.00 a.m. arrival at stables Horse Holiday Farm


Reservations for 4day programmes

Download the programme "Sligo Beach Ride " for printing

See Video-Section: Gallop on Beach

Ask for our free DVD “Horse Riding Holidays at the Horse Holiday Farm”

For detailed information , please visit our other pages and contact us.

It is sometimes possible to book a riding holiday at short notice: just phone us, send us an email or fill up the
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Tilman and Colette Anhold
Horse Holiday Farm Ltd.
Grange
County Sligo
Ireland

Telephone : (071) 9166152
Fax : (071) 9166400

From Europe and the UK:
Telephone : 00 353 71 9166152
Fax : 00 353 71 9166400

From the USA:
Telephone : 011 353 71 9166152
Fax : 011 353 71 9166400

Email : info@horseholidays.ie

Form: enquiries-reservations

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The Horse Holiday Farm is Bord Fáilte (Irish Tourist Board) approved and
a member of A.I.R.E., the Association of Irish Riding Establishments