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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 2020 Season:

  • 07 May – 17 October 20 (High Season: 11 July – 22 August)
  • Closed: June 24 – July 02
  • Our arrival days are: Thursday or Saturday (10:00 a.m.)

Beach riding sligoThis ride is governed by tide times as it can only be ridden at low tide.

Sligo Beach Ride 2020 Dates:
May         7th                12.25
May         9th                13.41
May        21st               11.50
May        23rd               12.52

June          4th               11.25
June          6th               12.45
June          18th               10.48
June          20th               12.00

July          2nd                10.22
July          4th                 11.55
July          9th                 15.16
July          16th                  9.34
July          18th                11.05
July          23rd                14.19
July          30th                   8.56

August          1st            11.08
August          6th           14.07
August          15th          10.02
August          20th          13.22
August          22nd          14.44
August          29th           10.11

September           3rd      13.10
September           5th      14.11
September           17th     12.27
September           19th     13.40

October           1st            12.19
October           3rd           13.13
October           15th           11.28

Ben Bulben, Sligo 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.
Gallop on Beach 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

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

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

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.

Read the MapThis ride is governed by tide times as it can only be ridden at low tide.

Sligo Beach Ride 2020 Dates:
May         7th                12.25
May         9th                13.41
May        21st               11.50
May        23rd               12.52

June          4th               11.25
June          6th               12.45
June          18th               10.48
June          20th               12.00

July          2nd                10.22
July          4th                 11.55
July          9th                 15.16
July          16th                  9.34
July          18th                11.05
July          23rd                14.19
July          30th                   8.56

August          1st            11.08
August          6th           14.07
August          15th          10.02
August          20th          13.22
August          22nd          14.44
August          29th           10.11

September           3rd      13.10
September           5th      14.11
September           17th     12.27
September           19th     13.40

October           1st            12.19
October           3rd           13.13
October           15th           11.28

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!

The 4 Days  SLIGO BEACH RIDE  (twin sharing)
Includes: 4 nights bed and breakfast, riding, your horse, plus all equipment
For your horse and saddlebags, transportation from last overnight back to
the farm.

High Season €660.00
Low Season €620.00  

Arrivals: dates as stated on the website 10.00 am. starting time at the stables.                                                                                                                     
 Reservations for 4day programmes

 

 

 


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FOR MORE DETAILS :

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

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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.