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Sheans Horse Farm

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Address: 38 Coolkeeran Road, Armoy BT53 8XL, Northern Ireland
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+44 7759 320434

Enjoy the most extensive Horse / Pony Trekking and Hacking facilities along...

Enjoy the most extensive Horse / Pony Trekking and Hacking facilities along Ireland’s North Coast at Sheans Horse Farm. Sheans Horse Farm is a Riding School and Trekking Centre on the McKinley family farm in the North Antrim hills. Our riding takes place on miles of offroad tracks that wind high into the beautiful North Antrim Hills. Beginners or confident riders can experience the freedom, fun and buzz of horse riding at Sheans Horse Farm.

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We were welcomed by this lovely Irish family on arrival! We started our afternoon with wonderful tea and scones! We were given a choice of horseback riding or a trip to see their... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sandra T
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were welcomed by this lovely Irish family on arrival! We started our afternoon with wonderful tea and scones! We were given a choice of horseback riding or a trip to see their lookout over 7 counties of Northern Ireland! Very cold the day we visited! It even had sleet outside for a few minutes! We also got to see... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I travelled here from Belfast (took around an hour) . Well worth the trip. Such beautiful surroundings, views and really lovely people. We were greeted and after a quick toilet break shown to our horses. We had our own gear but they have a room full of boots and hats so no worries if you don't have... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here twice now and each time we have had a great experience trekking. No prior experience required. My husband and kids (7/8) had never been on a horse before and throughly enjoyed it. Was so lovely to ride horses out in the countryside, beautiful scenery. Even got to cuddle baby lambs born that morning. Riding boots and hats provided.... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely people, lovely animals, lovely time. Went on a rainy day and it was still a great time. Cannot recommend enough!

Thank Maggie M
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Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic day at Shean's horse farm! Was really well looked after by Donal! :) Such a beautiful trek through the countryside. Would definitely recommend a visit!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

We had a lovely time at Sheane's. They couldn't have been more helpful. Kevin was fantastic with a good line in chat which kept us all going. The horses were great and careful with the girls. The scenery was really nice. I think it's the best trekking experience we have had.

Thank davidswan60
Belfast, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

Despite the weather taking an unfortunate turn for the worst, this was still an amazing day out! Not only is the location stunning for breath taking scenery while riding, but the staff and everyone involved are some of the most lovely people I've ever met, made the whole experience worth while. You can also tell that the horses are fit... More 

Thank LauraIrenee
Bushmills, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

A big thanks to Maggie for a relaxing trek! Very professional and we'll organised business, all the staff were very friendly and made us feel really welcome. Thanks again for and enjoyable afternoon :-)

Thank TraceyandJay
New York
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

Thanks to Danny, I enjoyed a fantastic horseback riding journey around the farm and in the surrounding areas of beautiful Ballycastle. He also arranged a full-day coach tour of the spectacular landscapes in the county including some 'Game of Thrones' filming locations. I learned a lot about horse riding as well as the history and culture of Northern Ireland. Danny's... More 

Thank KJourney
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

We learned about the history of Northern Ireland, met the horses and cut peat chunks from the ground. It was a nice touch to our visit in Northern Ireland.

Thank Casey H

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