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Beautiful Experience and Accommodating Guide

We wanted to go on a highland trek and see some of the Cairngorms. But we only had half a day. I... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2016
Nicole B
Seattle, Washington
Highland Trail Adventure Fantastic!

Visited late june-early july for five days of fabulous riding. Loved the setting, was so impressed... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2016
Mesa, Arizona
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16 Nov 2016
“Beautiful Experience and Accommodating Guide”
16 Jul 2016
“Highland Trail Adventure Fantastic!”
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St. Bridget Farm, Tomintoul AB37 9HS, Scotland
+44 1807 580210
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Reviewed 17 November 2016

We wanted to go on a highland trek and see some of the Cairngorms. But we only had half a day. I got in contact with Rosie and she scheduled us in and gave us a wonderful 3 hour trek. As beginners she didn't talk...More

1  Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Visited late june-early july for five days of fabulous riding. Loved the setting, was so impressed with how friendly and helpful everyone was. The Highland Ponies were impressive -- strong, able and knew the terrain. Got everything I wanted and more! Great scenery and companions,...More

4  Thank bcaz2016
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

The woman who runs the riding centre and guides the tours was incredibly kind, knowledgable, and fun. I cant sing her praises enough. The horses were sweet, well-trained, and gorgeous. We rode on beautiful trails, up and down mountain paths, through fields of sheep, forests,...More

3  Thank Haley B
Reviewed 1 June 2016

I have been to Tomintoul in the end of May 2016 and it was just stunning!! Rosie really cares for her horses and knows them really good - in the beginning she told us about the special character traits of every horse and always in...More

5  Thank deichkindN
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Just returned from a wonderful week of touring the Highlands on horseback. Breathtaking scenery, perfect mounts and lovely guides (Rosie and Sheila). They even managed to arrange a rainbow to remind us of what we were leaving behind after the last gallop of the trip....More

8  Thank Maralyn M
Reviewed 27 August 2014

Rosie and Sheila were fabulous tour guides and the trails and horses were wonderful. we met some great people and saw the incredible Highlands from all directions.

3  Thank Cyndie W
Reviewed 11 August 2014

My 4 year old had a lovely stroll around the village on the gentle Molly. The folks working here and the horses are just brilliant, calm and kind. Thank you. I would recommend this experience to anyone wanting to experience the beautiful area on horesback.

4  Thank Pam B
Reviewed 14 August 2013

Excellent horses, Rosie and Sheila are both incredible horsewomen and wonderful guides. I could not recommend this place more....am looking forward to another trip back to Tomintoul just to do more riding with them!

4  Thank syd g
Reviewed 6 November 2012

Great hour of riding, lovely ponies and lovely lady in charge. We're almost beginners as regards ability, but this was no problem, we were up and away, safely negotiated Tomintoul, roads (not busy at all), fields and woods, saw lots of wildlife including red squirrels....More

6  Thank Mogula
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