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Own a Pony Days Three and Four Day Courses

Activity Dates and times Cost

OWN A PONY DAYS
Come and own a pony for a day. Ride your pony in the morning and afternoon and learn about looking after your pony such as how to groom, feed,muck out and tack up
.

APRIL
Mon 2nd: Fri 6th :
Mon 9th : Thurs 12th

MAY
Mon 7th: Wed 30th:

JUNE
Fri 1st : Tues 5th

JULY
Mon 23rd : Fri 27th

AUGUST
Mon 6th : Fri 10th: Tues 14th:
Fri 17th: Mon 20th: Fri 24th:

SEPTEMBER
Mon 3rd : Tues 4th

10AM - 4PM
£50 / £55 inc lunch

MINI OWN A PONY MORNINGS
A mini morning with your own pony
(includes 1 hour ride)
.

APRIL
Thurs 5th: Wed 11th : Fri 13th (afternoon session 2-5pm)

MAY
Wed 9th : Tues 29th :
Thurs 31st

JUNE : Thurs 7th

JULY
Fri 6th : Thurs 26th

AUGUST
Thurs 9th : Wed 15th :
Tues 21st : Thurs 23rd

 

OWN A PONY EVENINGS
evening pony course.

June : fri 8th

July: fri 6th

4.30-8.30 : £43 -
including snack tea

THREE AND FOUR DAY COURSES
A three or four day course learning all aspects of stable management and riding. Groups split according to level of experience. Includes 2 hours riding per day.

APRIL
Tues 3rd - Fri 6th:
Tues 10th - Fri 13th

MAY/JUNE
Mon 28th - Fri 1st
week long course

JULY
Tues 3rd- fri 6th:
Tues 24th - Fri 27th

AUGUST
Tues 7th - Fri 10th:
Tues 14th - Fri 17th
Tues 21st - Fri 24th

10AM - 4PM -

3 days - £145
(£160 incl lunch) /

4 - days £190
(£210 inc lunch)

WEEK LONG COURSE
incorporating riding school assistant certificate.

Groups split according to levels of experience with those 12 years and having the option of working towards riding School Assistant Qualification. A week long course learning all aspects of riding and stable management. Will include a variety of lessons, hacks and fun events. It will also include a competition afternoon.

MAY :
Mon 28th - Fri 1st June

9AM - 4.30PM - £250
(£275 inc food)

EASTER SPECIALS

Activity Dates and times Cost

EASTER MOCK HUNT
Chase the Easter Bunny to catch his Easter Eggs! - Experienced riders only please and as usual we do request that all participants come early to help with horses and stay after to help. Thank you

Fri 30th March

12PM - 3PM :
£49 / £24 own horse (including eggs)

EASTER GYMKHANA GAMES
Fun Easter gymkhana games - all levels welcome we will split according to ability.

Sat 31st March

10.15am - 12pm :
£30 / £15 own horse
(including eggs)

EASTER EGG HUNT
Ride to hunt for Easter Eggs - any level welcome from competent walk and trot / Novice canter upwards.
Wed 11th April 2-4 PM :
£39 / £20 own horse
(including eggs))

Evening Rides

Activity Dates and times Cost

WONDERFUL EVENING RIDES
from April - September

Make the most of the lovely light evenings
to relax and enjoy your riding
.

April
Tues 3rd 5.30-7.30pm
Wed 11th 5.30-7.30pm

May
Tues 29th 5.30-8pm

July
Fri 13th 5.30-7.30pm
Wed 18th - 5.30-8pm
Wed 25th 5.30-8pm

August
Thurs 9th 5.30-7.30pm
Fri 17th 5.30-8pm
Wed 22nd 5.30 - 8pm
Mon 27th 5.30-8pm
Wed 29th 5.30-7.30pm

September
Tues 4th 5.30-7.30pm
Thurs 6th 5.30-8pm
Tues 11th 5.30-8pm
Tues 18th 5.30-7.30pm
Thursday 20th 5.30-8pm
( Last evening ride of the year)

2 hour £36 each
2.5 hour £42 each

For all above special rides we can organise alternative dates if you have a group of 4 or more people.
Please talk to Chrissy or Rob for availability

Spring and Summer Extras

Activity Dates and times Cost

GROUNDWORK COURSE FOR ADULTS
Stage Two - for those who have done basic groundwork.

Friday 6th April 10-1.30pm

£40 - including lunch

GROUNDWORK FOR CHILDREN
Enjoy an introduction to working horses from the ground - a really good confidence builder for all levels of experience.

Friday 13th April 10am - 12.30pm -or -3pm inc riding

£28 - (£45 including riding)
PIAFFE AND PROSECCO EVENINGS
Enjoy a relaxed evening dressage masterclass with David and Chrissy while sipping Prosecco and Nibbles!
Thursday 12th April
Thursday 12th July
6.30 - 8.30pm Cost: £35
PICK A RIDE AND PIE EVENING
Choose from a dressage group clinic with David or a lovely evening hack followed by pies in the Oak lodge!
Thursday 19th July 5.30 - 7.30pm - with food at 7.30pm
£45 (including food)
WORKING HORSES FROM THE GROUND
A four week evening course

A four week course. An essential part of learning how to train a horse, bonding and being in harmony with your horse - a skill all those intending to have their own horse in the future should learn and also a very interesting method of training. Will include learning ‘join up’.
August 8th - 29th Wed 5.30-7.30pm
£105 (£75 own horse)
PONY CLUB ONE DAY EVENT TRAINING
Five week course - Fun evenings covering flat work and jumping with a fun competition at the end of the course (must have started basic jumping).
20th and 27th July:
10th, 17th, 24th August.
Fridays 5.30-7.30
£140 (£75 own horse)
SHOW JUMPING TRAINING
Four week show jumping course with David - a regular competition rider himself taking youngsters from novice to regional level.
August 9th - 30th inclusive Thursdays 5.30-7.30
£120 (£80 own horse)
 

Special Spring and Summer Rides

 

We have organised a varied programme of amazing rides for you to enjoy over spring and summer

 

Special Rides and Evening Rides

Activity Dates and Times Cost

RIDE AND ROAST
A super 2 hour ride followed by a delicious 2 course roast lunch. Non riding friends and family welcome to join for the lunch.

SAT 7TH APRIL
11am - 1pm
with roast at 1pm

£48
(£28 own horse) including roast
£9.50 for 2 course
lunch only
DAWN RIDE
A very early beautiful start to the day to watch the sun come up over the Exe Estuary. Then return to the stables at 9am for a full English Breakfast. Don't miss out on this once or twice per year chance of an amazing ride. You will certainly have the common to yourselves.

SAT 14TH APRIL - 5.30AM arrive 8.30am breakfast

£55 (£28 own horse) includes ride and full English Breakfast on
return to the stables
£6.50 Breakfast only

OTTERTON CREAM TEA RIDE
A 4 hour ride in total for competent riders - ride to Otterton with a stop at the mill for approx 1 hour.

TUES 10TH APRIL
TUES 8TH MAY
WED 27TH JUNE
FRI 27TH JULY
WED 5TH SEPTEMBER
1.45-6pm £49
(not inc cream tea)
(£25 own horse)

OAK LODGE CREAM TEA RIDE
A 2.5 hour ride followed by lovely cream tea in our Oak Lodge
.

FRI 20TH APRIL
WED 6TH JUNE
WED 4TH JULY
THURS 16TH AUGUST
FRI 14TH SEPTEMBER

1.30-4PM ride with cream tea at 4pm
£45 Incl cream tea
(£22 own horse)

EARLY RIDE WITH BREAKFAST
The quietest time on the common when wildlife is abundant. Come for a lovely 2 hour morning ride followed by full English breakfast. Non riding friends and family welcome to join for the breakfast part.

MON MAY 28th

7.30-9.30am - with breakfast at 9.30am
£45 (£25 own horse) including breakfast
£6.50 breakfast only

EVENING RIDE WITH BARBEQUE
A beautiful 2 hour evening ride - any level welcome - rides will be split according to levels with barbecue to finish. Non riding friends and relatives welcome for barbecue.

TUES 10TH JULY 5.30-7.30 - with barbecue at 7.30pm
£45 inc barbecue
(£25 own horse)
£7 barbecue only

PUB RIDE
A ride to the Kings arms in Otterton. Horses will be taken from you while you have your lunch
(approx 1 hour stop).

FRI 15TH JUNE
TUES 7TH AUGUST
(evening)
FRI 21ST SEPTEMBER
11AM - 3PM or EVENING 4.30-8.30PM
£49 (not inc food)
(£25 own horse)

PICNIC RIDE
A beautiful ride on the common with a stop for a picnic on the way.

THURS 31ST MAY
TUES 21ST AUGUST

11AM - 3PM
£55 (inc picnic)
(£30 own horse)

Summer Camps

CHILDRENS RESIDENTIAL CAMP WEEK
Sunday 23rd July - Friday 28th July

£398 (£298 own horse)

CHILDRENS NON RESIDENTIAL CAMP WEEK
Monday - Friday August 27th - 31st August

£298 (£228 own horse)

ADULT CAMP WEEKEND
Friday 7th September - Sunday 9th September

£250 residential (£165 own horse)
£185 non residential (£150 own horse)
-
includes breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea.

PLEASE ASK FOR INFORMATION ON ANY OF THE CAMPS

Saddle Club and Take Back the Reins

SUMMER CLUBS
Summer Take Back the Reins and saddle clubs start week of 16th April

AUTUMN CLUBS
Autumn Take Back the Reins and Saddle Clubs start week of Monday 24th September

We have spaces on most evenings. These 10 & 12 week courses are a great way of learning towards goals with the same group of people and great fun. There are both adult and childrens clubs

PLEASE ASK FOR FURTHER DETAILS AND PRICES OF ALL CLUBS

PLEASE NOTE ALL EVENTS ON THE PROGRAMME MUST BE BOOKED AND PAID FOR IN ADVANCE.
ALL COURSES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE AND COURSE PRICES INCLUDE VAT

PLEASE ASK OUR INSTRUCTORS FOR INFORMATION OR TO BOOK ANYTHING ON OUR SPRING AND SUMMER PROGRAMME WE ARE HAPPY TO HELP AND ADVISE

Tel: 01395 442035 email: info@devonriding.co.uk