Riding events - a challenge or for pleasure?

2017 Challenge Rides

Bulgaria challenge ride

Waterfalls, Caves and Castles - Bulgaria 9th -16th September 2017

Our 2017 Challenge Ride is set to be an amazing experience exploring the stunning countryside of Bulgaria. This trail sets off from the riding base and takes you to the north side of the Balkans, moving on each night in an anti-clockwise loop. Accommodation is in hotels and guesthouses. The itinerary is designed to show you castles, towers, monasteries and fortresses from the Middle Ages, together with the old houses and traditional crafts. The trail takes you to the Krushuna waterfalls on the Devetaki plateau, one of the most attractive landmarks of Bulgaria. You will experience the very heart of this beautiful country from a unique perspective on horseback.

For more information, download a brochure and registration form. If you would like to speak to someone about this ride please call Fran on 01953 497210 or email francesplume@worldhorsewelfare.org

2017 Pleasure Rides

Balmoral estate horses

Balmoral Estate Pleasure Ride – Sunday 28th May 2017

Come and join World Horse Welfare for a fantastic opportunity to explore the stunning private estate of Balmoral Castle in the Scottish Highlands.

Riders will have an exclusive opportunity to explore the estate lands of the Highland home of the Royal Family following routes of approximately 15km or 5km.

You and your horse could wind your way through Lochnagar, the Old Military Road and the ancient Caledonian forest whilst raising money for horses in need.

There are refreshments, toilets and water available at the venue and the entry fee includes a hot drink, a burger, rosette and goody bag.

We have just 100 places on this ride which will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. Entry is £60 per rider.

Download a Registration Form. Contact francesplume@worldhorsewelfare.org for more information or request more information below..  Entries close Friday 28th April 2017.