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Hampshire County Council – Challenge and Adventure Horse Riding Residential

Hampshire County Council are thrilled to offer a 5 day/4-night Horse Riding Residential, in conjunction with Cheston Farm Equestrian Centre. Love horses? Love riding? With the huge expanse of Dartmoor just a short ride up the road, we are looking for adventurous and confident riders to come and enjoy up to 3 hours of riding daily.

If you are not quite capable or confident to gallop out on Dartmoor, our instructors will give you a week of intense riding tuition in one of our three arenas working towards some steady hacking on lanes or shorter rides on Dartmoor. You goal will be to have a canter on the moor by the end of the week.

Where: Cheston Farm Equestrian Centre and Dartmoor Activity Centre

When: Monday 31st August 2020 to Friday 4th September 2020

What’s involved?
* Local Authority 5 star licensed and BHS Highly Commended Centre
* Minimum of 3 hours of riding a day
* Catching in, feeding, grooming and preparing your horses
* Washing down and turning out to field, basic stable duties
* Intense riding tuition with fully qualified instructors

What’s included?
* Full tuition with a Local Authority 5 star licensed and BHS Highly Commended Centre
* Accommodation in one of the most beautiful settings in Dartmoor
* All meals
* Evening activities
* Transport from and to Winchester (if required)
* All transfers to and from Cheston Farm Equestrian Centre

Details and booking: For more information on the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Gold Residential, contact: [email protected] or to book visit our booking site