Contact us :   00353 71 9166152 (USA 011 353 71 9166152)
 00353 71 9166152
 USA: 011 353 71 9166152)

Trail Riding Ireland

  • Special Offer: 4 Day Donegal South Trail • Internet offer only!
  • Programme Donegal Trail South 4 Days
  • Equestrian Holidays: Self Led Trail Riding

Opening Dates for 2018 Season:

  • 03 May - 17 October 2018 (High Season 14 July – 25 August 2018) (Closed 05 July – 12 July 2018)
  • Our arrival days are: Thursday or Saturday (10:00 a.m.)


Riding by the Sea
Riding by the Sea
Riding by the Sea
Riding by the Sea



Arrive 10.00 a.m. Full day ride to get to know your horse. Receive saddle bags and maps
Overnight near the farm.


Receive your guidelines for the next days. Transport to start point of trail. 
Ride along Assaroe Lake, through the forests of the Knader Wood to Cavanagarden House, a beautiful country mansion set in its’ own farm of
1,000 acres.
Riding time 4 - 5 hours


From Cavanagarden House you will ride through the farm to a quiet country road, which brings you to the famous surfing beach of Rossnowlagh, miles of beach and dunes stretch ahead of you. Rossnowlagh is the home of a beautiful Franciscan Friary which has a small instruments. Take a break at the Gaslight Restaurant, then enjoy the ride along the wonderful Rossnowlagh and Murvagh beaches. Leaving Murvagh to follow a small country road to a modern guesthouse
Approximately 4 hours riding.

Day 4 - Ballinakillew Mountains

Return to Murvagh Beach, you will have a magnificent view of Slieve League – the highest sea cliffs in Europe – and the Bluestack mountains. Keep to the shoreline and leave the coast at St. Ernan’s Island. Follow small lanes towards Ballinakillew Mountain, enjoy the views of Barnesmore Gap on your left and the Blanket bogs formed over 7000 years ago.
Approximately 5 – 6 hours riding
Overnight Moorlands Guesthouse.

Day 5

Collection after breakfast and farewell to your faithful Steed

Internet offer only!

4 Days Donegal South Trail
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 13 – August 24, 2019 € 640.00
May 02 – July 03, 2019 & August 25 – October 17, 2019 € 600.00
ARRIVALS: Thursday, Saturday
Meeting time: 10.00 a.m. arrival at stables Horse Holiday Farm
 Reservations for 4day programmes


Beach riding sligoThe Donegal Trail is an unguided trail ride.
You can ride the Donegal Trail only with a minimum of two riders.
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.

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.



  See Video-Section: Gallop on Beach

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

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It is sometimes possible to book a riding holiday at short notice: just phone us, send us an email or fill up the
 contact form


Tilman and Colette Anhold
Horse Holiday Farm Ltd.
County Sligo

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

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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.