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Boltby Pony Trekking

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Address: Boltby, Thirsk YO7 2DY, England
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Fantastic horses, fantastic morning

I have recently had to sell my horse and was looking for a way to continue riding a bit. I was recommended this trekking centre at work and am so pleased I tried it. For those of... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Susie B
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24 reviews
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I have recently had to sell my horse and was looking for a way to continue riding a bit. I was recommended this trekking centre at work and am so pleased I tried it. For those of you who ride regularly you will know when you ride a quality horse. I have been to other trekking centres and the horses... More 

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1 Thank Susie B
Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This trekking centre is located about 4miles from Thirsk and caters for most abilities, set in a very rural location. Access to great tracks and trails.

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Polokwane, South Africa
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Long has riding in Yorkshire been on my bucket list. Boltby Pony Trekking did not disappoint!!! Though it was very cold out, the ground had thawed enough for an excursion. Breathtaking scenery and beautiful, well cared for horses made this well worth the trip! Highly recommended for riders of any level. I will definitely be back!!!

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Reviewed 22 September 2016

I cannot recommend Sheila and the Centre highly enough. Sheila accommodates everyone from beginner to riding-all-their-lives, and from Boltby there are some of the finest views in the country from setting out of the yard. The horses have great characters as well as being easy to ride, and even let you think you are in charge sometimes!! It refreshes you... More 

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North Yorkshire
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I spent a blustery sunny day around Sutton Bank, Felixkirk and Kirkby Knowle on a lovely responsive foreword going horse in excellent company. The ride was well organised, the horses well matched with their riders and the pace varied. The pub lunch was much appreciated.

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Well run Trekking Centre in the North Yorks Dales. Excellent supervision and guidance. Very well-behaved mounts (thank you Cirron) and superlative scenery. Thoroughly enjoyable ride of about hour and a half. Definitely recommend to all levels from absolute beginners to experienced riders. Thank you to Sheila and her staff. You may have to be persistent to make arrangements, simply because... More 

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1 Thank wjjwyllie
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Had an hour ride with my two niece's and sister in law. Sheila and Sue took us out and were so friendly and relaxed and our horses so well behaved. Would recommend for any age group even if you have never ridden before. We were well looked after and safe and to top it off,beautiful countryside and views,would go every... More 

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

I'm an experienced, but out of practice rider..but came to Boltby due to my friends recommendation. A lovely 2 hour ride for the two of us, up onto the heather clad moors...and Sue our leader full of wonderful information about the area as well as keeping a sympathetic eye on our comfort and safety. Great communication throughout. As experienced riders... More 

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1 Thank Val J
2 reviews
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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our hour trek and was made so welcome even with having no experience with horse riding. We would recommend this to anyone and will be booking another trek very soon.

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1 Thank Neil F
Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016

I love riding and chose this place based on their website and the views of the moors and I wasn't disappointed. I was given Seren to ride who did not disappoint and just kept going all day. Sue, the lead rider, was very knowledgeable of the area and pointed out interesting facts throughout the day. We stopped off at a... More 

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