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Moycullen Riding Centre

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Rainy, wet, dreary ... what more could you ask for?

Solo ride with the boss. Trekked about casually looking at things the owner liked to point out... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2018
Doc M
Beautiful trail with friendly guides

We had a lovely two-hour trek with Tom as our guide. Because it was November there were just the... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2018
Juliana L
New York City, New York
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Moycullen Riding Centre is situated near Galway city, in the magnificent surroundings of the Connemara countryside. They offer one and two hour treks along bog roads and across mountains. Or why not try their beach ride on Rushing Bay off Galway...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Poulnaclough | Moycullen, Gawlay, Moycullen NA, Ireland
+353 87 204 3944
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Reviewed 2 December 2018

Solo ride with the boss. Trekked about casually looking at things the owner liked to point out ... trotted when we felt like it, but mostly had a great chat about the Galway area he clearly loves. As I told him as we parted, an...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 26 November 2018

We had a lovely two-hour trek with Tom as our guide. Because it was November there were just the two of us on our ride and we got to talk to Tom about the local history and what to do nearby. He had great recommendations...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Juliana L
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful morning my girlfriends and I had with Tom and the horses at the beach! The four of us are very inexperienced riders, but that was nothing to be feared! Tom drove us, jess, sheebra, Dustin, and pocohantas from their farm to the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

I have no experience with the trekking activity of the centre. My daughter though have been going to there weekly for half a year now and it is the highlight of her week. Sandra and Tommy are very patient with the kids, and very good...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Peter J
Reviewed 30 August 2018

I went on the beach trek and it was absolutely amazing! I went with one of my friends who was a beginner, while I am an experienced rider. They made sure we had horses that were perfect for us and that we were both able...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank qsugarh
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing beach ride for all levels!! Would recommend 100%!!!!! Horses were amazing and guide was awesome and very knowledgeable. I asked a lot of questions and there was an answer for every one!!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 365meghano
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful beach trek in Galway! The ponies were gorgeous and well cared for, and the guides were fantastic at accommodating different riding levels. Our group included one who had a good gallop and one who stayed on the lead line the entire time,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Shannon S
Reviewed 23 July 2018

I rode with one other experienced rider on the beach at low tide. This far surpassed my expectations. The scenery was gorgeous and the horses were well trained and responsive. A ride of a life! Tom made sure we had a great time.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Stacey E
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Just wonderful! My two friends and I went to ride in the afternoon. Gorgeous day -- they had never ridden before and I'm a very experienced rider. I was given a more experienced horse and allowed to canter around on the beach, while my friends...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Alex C
Reviewed 30 June 2018

We had the horsebackriding trip of a lifetime with Moycullen Riding Centre, on a beach just off Galway Bay. I was looking for a place which could seat my 7-year-old son as well as my husband and myself. My son was also very keen to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Brenda D
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Amanda G
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Response from Shannon S | Reviewed this property |
I got ahold of them via email at info address, but that was back in the spring... perhaps they are slowing down/getting ready for winter? I wish you the best of luck and hope you are able to go! If you can't get ahold of... More
4 February 2016|
Response from JAfromNYC | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately it took me a few attempts to reach out to them, but they are still giving rides. They are located off the beaten path in Galway. It is awesome. Goodluck and I hope you get to experience it