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Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre

#8 of 14 Outdoor Activities in County Tipperary Features Animals
Rusheen, | Borrisoleigh, Thurles, Ireland
+353 87 410 6868
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Scenic Horseback Riding Tour through Unspoiled Mountain Pastures of Tipperary
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Half-Day Horseback Trail Ride including Pub Lunch in Tipperary
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Two-Hour Horseback Mountain Trail Ride in Tipperary
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We are a small family-run equestrian business located in the unspoiled Tipperary uplands. We believe that small is beautiful and that you deserve an experience tailored to your needs. We care passionately about our horses, the environment, and our guests. Whether you come for a riding lesson, a trek, or a residential stay, we aim to provide you with memories to treasure.
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Rusheen, | Borrisoleigh, Thurles, Ireland
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+353 87 410 6868
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Our family enjoyed a wonderful ride in Tipperary learning about the history and culture of the area. We had different levels of experience for riding and the center took very good care of us! Fantastic day, thanks again!!

Thank Rebecca P
ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thank you so much for your review. It was lovely to meet you and your family. We try hard to make our treks enjoyable for all levels of rider and your appreciation means a lot to us.

Reviewed 31 December 2016

My wife and I decided to take a horseback ride while on vacation. I was a novice rider and had the time of my life. Our guide Lily was very knowledgeable of the area and cares deeply for what she does and the horses. The...More

Thank calnenfurniture
ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review. Your appreciation for our beautiful country and horses makes this the best and most rewarding job in the world! Lily xx

Reviewed 14 November 2016

Yesterday, my friend and I, did the 5 hour trek with Clare. It was amazing, the weather was perfect, the horses are incredible. They are very friendly, calm and everything you wish for in a horse to go on a trek. We are two experienced...More

Thank Karen S
ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

Thank you, Karen, for your lovely review. It was great to go for gallops up the hills with you both and I am so glad that you enjoyed your day. If you are ever back in Ireland don't forget to come and see us again!

Reviewed 27 September 2016

First let me start by saying that the hostess, Clare, loves her guests to write in her guest book, I didn't because I don't like to write negative reviews in guest books and all the comments I saw were effusive in their praise - thus...More

Thank Therese N
ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2016

More of a puzzle ... Therese, you and Gail did leave nice comments in my guest book. You never said while you stayed that you were unhappy. I was surprised when you said on arrival that you had found us in Sawdays because I stopped...More

Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

This is not for novice riders like all in my family. It was a wet and windy day and the conditions made the horses very spooky. I take some responsibility for selecting a trek with difficult terrain for young riders. But we have had some...More

Thank Michael D
ferelith, Manager at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2016

I regret that you did not enjoy your ride. It is important that you follow instructions meticulously and keep children under control as horses are sensitive animals and cannot cope with constant screaming while they are walking along the road. This is the first trek...More

Reviewed 14 August 2016

Beautiful horses, lovely area, good ride across the hills. Lunch was very good and pub can cater for Gluten free.

Thank Carol C
Reviewed 1 July 2016

This was by far one of the best experiences for me in Ireland. I had never ridden horseback before in my life (neither had my boyfriend), but we both did so well with the horses at this place. The tour was amazing! We were able...More

Thank LuckyGirl0717
ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2016

Reading your review, I can't stop smiling! Thank you so much for sharing!

Reviewed 30 June 2016

I had the great pleasure of staying here for awhile. Waking up to the mountains, beautiful horses, or high speed wifi, I could not tell you which is better. The treks have amazing views and are very tailored to your riding ability. The owner, Clare,...More

Thank Maddison T
ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2016

Thank you Maddison for your lovely review. I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay here as much as everyone here enjoyed your company. Please come back very soon!

Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

I stayed here as a volunteer and loved it. Being able to work live and breathe in Ireland is a dream I've had since I was 17! I'm now 25 and couldn't have done it without Clare. The food, the dogs, the horses and the...More

Thank Allie y
ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2016

Hard-working, intelligent, creative and dedicated volunteers with a good sense of humour, like you, are always welcome here x

Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visited a few weeks ago from the states and we had a wonderful time. I cannot put into words how beautiful the scenery is-- just breathtaking! We will definitely come back on our next trip to the Emerald Isle :)

Thank Dixieangeln
ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2016

It was a privilege to welcome you both and I am so glad that you enjoyed your trek - thank you so much for bringing the sun with you! Hope to see you again when you are next back in Ireland.

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