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Pony Trekking at Bwlchgwyn Farm

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A thoroughly enjoyable experience

I have no hesitation in recommending the time spent pony trekking at Bwlchgwyn. It was well... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Market Drayton, United Kingdom
It was amazing!

Me, my mother and my uncle went on a 2 hour hack on my birthday. I can honestly say that it was the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ocean T
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Pony Trekking centre offers rides along beautiful Mawddach Estuary, Fairbourne's sandy beach and up to the foot hills of the panoramic Cregennan Lakes and Cader Idris mountain Range. All riders are subject to assessment; weight limit is...more
Bwlchgwyn Farm, Arthog LL39 1BX, Wales
+44 1341 250107
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have no hesitation in recommending the time spent pony trekking at Bwlchgwyn. It was well organised and the staff were so professional and friendly. I was a little apprehensive at first following an incident when I was a child. I needn’t have worried as...More

Thank jwhitfield24601
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me, my mother and my uncle went on a 2 hour hack on my birthday. I can honestly say that it was the best birthday ever. We went hacking all through the estuary then finally ended up at the beach, it was amazing. My mother...More

Thank Ocean T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a lovely thing to do if you like horses. The farm is very well organised and the horses well cared for. The scenery is beautiful. The horses are very calm an suitable for total beginners. There is a good beach canter for the...More

Thank mharic2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughters have been desperate to gallop on a beach so, we decided to take them on our holiday in North Wales. Because my youngest daughter is only 10 she had to have an assessment for her riding skills before being allowed to gallop which...More

Thank DarceyDancer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the opportunity on holiday to try my son on a pony riding lesson. We booked an hour long one to one lesson in the school. He had Lucy as his instructor and rode Candy-Man. My impression was of a well run and maintained...More

Thank Megan H
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

I booked a 1 hour estuary ride for myself and my partner who has never ridden before. I ride regularly and hoped this would be a positive experience for him to have as a taster. The staff were so friendly and helpful and the horses...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

I went on a ride from these stables. We arrived at 10am having traveled for 2 hours. We were finally approached by a member of staff after 10.30. We had already found the forms on the table and filled them in, although we hadn’t been...More

Thank Glyn P
Reviewed 15 April 2018

I was desperate to take my family pony trekking as my 2 children had never been before - my husband and I have been many times before but not to this stable (one up the road to this one but has now closed). Booking in...More

3  Thank Passenger_Q
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

My partner had never been camping so we decided to borrow my friends camping stuff and we just booked something very last minute! We paid £42 to pitch a tent for 3 nights with no electricity but do you know what it was the best...More

Thank amyrichards052
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful ride down to the beach, along the beach and back again. We were in the novice group so mostly with children but was still a lovely ride. Horses and staff were great.

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11 August 2018|
Response from Trancy27 |
For first time riders, we recommend the one hour estuary ride. This is £25 I believe, and is a good opportunity to allow younger children to get used to the feel of riding. Young children will be led by a member of staff to... More