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Please note a 50% non refundable deposit will need to be paid for all special event treks. In the event your trek has to be cancelled for circumstances outside the control of Cannock Chase Trekking Centre such as bad weather or safety issues, your deposit will be transferred to the next suitable date.
Wales Riding Holiday
Riding holiday in Wales, this offers the perfect getaway at Abergwynant Farm with a small group of experienced riders and their chosen horses from the centre, all staying on site in country cottages. The rides take in the views through the mountainous welsh countryside, beach riding and the opportunity to take your horse for a swim in the sea.
Longdon Riding Holiday
This offers a two day ride over Cannock Chase, setting off from the centre in the morning, stopping at a quiet country pub for lunch before heading to our overnight farmhouse accommodation. We set off the following day and have the option of stopping for lunch at a country pub or enjoy a picnic in the countryside before returning to the centre.
A historic ride through the city of Lichfield, in keeping with tradition of riding the boundaries of the city, approximately 25 miles. Riders are required to wear show dress and must be experienced. This ride is very advanced and is a once in a lifetime experience.
All Day Pub Trek
This ride is suitable for our experienced riders, we set out in the morning from the centre and stop at a quiet country pub for lunch before riding back through the countryside arriving back at the centre by late afternoon. (Lunch Not Included)
An introduction to ‘Equifit’ with Lisa Gregory and qualified health & fitness instructor, Nicky Garbett. This fun-packed 45 minute fitness session will aim to improve flexibility, balance and upper body strength on and off horseback! A great way of keeping the pre- Christmas calorie intake in check. Limited availability. Venue: Arena.
Make these weekly one hour high intensity treks part of your 2017 fitness regime and join Lisa Gregory and qualified fitness instructor, Nicky Garbett, across the Cannock Chase countryside.
For those who appreciate the benefits of yoga, pilates and Tai-chi we have our Equilates session on horseback with the principal objectives of helping to improve flexibility, balance and core muscle strength – all essential factors when horse-riding. Your instructors for this session will be Lisa Gregory and qualified health and fitness instructor, Nicky Garbett. Limited availability. Venue: Arena.
For those with a little riding experience who want to move on to learn how to canter. Age 4 years upwards.
Intro to Riding
First steps to learning to ride with BHS registered instructor, Karen Hudson. Age 4 years upwards.
Do something different and share with Lisa Gregory the exhilarating experience of riding one of our 46 horses bareback in the covered arena. This session is for riders who are comfortable at walk, trot and canter. Limited availability. Venue: Arena.
Pony Activity Session
Includes meet the ponies, grooming, points of the pony, helping to ‘tack up’ riding lesson, games and and even more pony fun.
Price includes completion certificate, rosette & T-Shirt. The weekly sessions include a riding lesson and learning all about pony care with fun & games included in the mix. Session taken by Karen Hudson, BHS Registered instructor. Age 4 years upwards.
2 Day Trail Rides (Longdon)
Available by appointment.
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