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Own a Pony Days... Three Day, Four Day, Week Long Courses
Lunches available in the oak lodge for courses & pony days.

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. Learn about looking after your pony such as how to groom, feed,muck out and tack up.

MAY :
Mon 29th

JUNE :
Fri 2nd : Wed 7th : Fri 9th
Fri 23rd (evening)

JULY:
Mon 31st : Mon 17th (evening)
Thur 13th (evening) : Fri 21st (evening)

AUGUST:
Fri 4th : Mon 7th: Fri 11th: Fri 18th

10AM - 4PM

£50 - £55
inc lunch and refreshments

OWN A PONY EVENINGS

JUNE :
Fri 23rd

JULY :
Thurs 13th : Mon 17th : Fri 21st

4.30pm -8.30pm

£43 inc snack tea

Three & 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.

MAY / JUNE :
Tues 30th May - Fri 2nd June

JULY :
Tues 11th - Friday 14th

AUGUST :
Tues 1st - Fri 4th:
Tues 8th - Fri 11th
Tues 15th - Fri 18th :
Tues 29th - Fri 1st Sept

10AM - 4PM

3 days - £145
(£160 inc lunch)

4 - days £190
(£210 inc lunch)

WEEK LONG COURSES
We will be running one separate adult group and one children's group. A week long course learning all aspects of riding and stable management. Groups split according to level of experience. Riding times vary but will include at least an hour am and pm with a variety of lessons, hacks and fun events. It will also include competition afternoon towards the end of the week.

MAY :
Mon 29th - Fri 2nd June

9AM - 5PM

£250
(£275 inc food)

 

Special Summer Hacks

 

Riders must be of good walk and trot level or above for all the following special & evening rides. Rides will always be split according to levels of experience (unless requested not to by friends of varying levels wanting to ride together)

 

Spring Special Rides and Evening Rides

Activity Dates and Times Cost
Cream Tea Rides
Take a lovely ride to Otterton Mill for a cream tea. Return early evening when the wildlife is abundant and sunlight amazing.

MAY:
Wednesday May 31st 1.45-6pm

JUNE:
Friday 23rd June 1.45 - 6pm

SEPTEMBER:
Wednesday 13th September 1.45-6pm

£48 (not including cream tea) / £24 own horse

Picnic Rides
A beautiful ride covering most of Woodbury Common with a stop for a picnic on the way.

JULY:
Friday 7th July 11am - 3pm

AUGUST
Tuesday 1st August 11am - 3pm

£55 (including picnic)

Evening Rides
The best time to ride when the atmosphere and light is amazing and lots of wildlife

JUNE:
Tues 13th June

JULY:
Wed 12th: Tues 18th:
Thurs 20th (pub ride)

AUGUST:
Thurs 3rd : Wed 9th (Barbeque ride) :
Fri 11th : Wed 16th : Tuesday 29th

SEPTEMBER:
Fri 1st : Tues 5th : Fri 15th September
Make the most of the last evening ride of the year!

5.30-8pm £40 / £20 own horse

Pub Rides
Take a lovely ride across the common to Otterton where your horses will be taken from you while you have your meal.

JULY:
Thurs 20th 4.30-8.30pm:

AUGUST
Thurs 31st - 11am - 3pm

£48 (not including food) / £24 own horse

Dawn Rides
A very early beautiful start to the day to watch the sun come up over the Exe Estuary with a hot drink. 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. We will organise this for you if you have a group of 3 or more who would like to go. Please talk to Chrissy or Rob for availability options

£55 - includes 2.5 hour ride / drink on ride & full English Breakfast on return to the stables (£28 own horse)

Summer Specials

Activity Dates and Times Cost

FROM BASICS TO COMPETITION
DEMONSTRATION DAY

An informative morning of demonstrations and question and answer sessions with optional lesson.The day will take roughly the following format

AM -
Welcome and coffee Mounting to flat work working towards lateral work-teaching demo Pole work to riding fences and gymnastic jumping - teaching demo Coffee and question and answer session with Jess H Demonstration of dressage movements by David and Chrissy.

Lunch

PM - optional
Opportunity for 45 minute individual and or group tuition as follows: Private Lunge or learn to lunge lesson with Jess H and David Semi private or group sessions with Rob / Chrissy

Coffee and Cake to finish!

Thursday 6th July
9.45am - 2pm or 4pm

Half day inc lunch - £32
Full day - £57

EVENING RIDE WITH BARBECUE
Beautiful evening ride - any level welcome - rides will be split according to levels with barbecue to finish. Non riding friends and relatives welcome for barbecue

Wednesday 9th August
5-7.30pm ride with barbecue at 7.30pm

£45 including barbecue (£25 own horse)
£7 barbecue only

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

7.00am - 9.00am (for breakfast at 9.00)
Friday 18th August
£40 including breakfast (£25 own horse)
£6 breakfast only

THE OAK LODGE CAFE

Available for hire - parties, weddings, conferences, all events or just come for coffee and cake and relax open Tuesdays to Sundays 10am-4pm

Summer Courses

Activity Dates Times and Cost

DRESSAGE AND SHOW JUMPING PRIVATE AND SEMI PRIVATE TRAINING CLINICS
David Arranz is an Intermediate level instructor who has
competed Nationally and Regionally both in Spain & here in England on our own Nemo - who he has taken quickly to Advanced medium level Regional Finals. He also has vast experience in brining on young horses. Bring your own horse (for training or a lesson) or ride one of ours. 45 minute sessions

Thursdays slots from 4.15pm-7.30pm

July 13th / 20th :
August 10th / 17th / 31st

Private £32 / £27 own horse
Semi Private: £25 /
£20 own horse

WORKING HORSES FROM THE GROUND
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’

Tuesdays 5.30-7.30pm August 1st - 29th
(excluding Tues 22nd August)

Cost: £95 (£65 own horse)

RIDING SCHOOL ASSISTANT CERTIFICATE
A five week course Following on from the basic volunteers course held at Easter this course will give you a qualification certificate to be a riding school assistant. Essential for any volunteer work and an excellent qualification to have for any area of being in the equine industry and environment. We are offering a certificate only - or certificate with riding option

Thursdays 4.30-6.30pm (-7.30pm with riding)
20th July / 3rd, 10th, 17th & 31st August

Cost: £95 non riding / £195 with riding option

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)

Fridays 5.30-7.30
14th, 21st, July: 4th, 11th, 18th August.

Cost £140 (£75 own horse)

Summer Camps

Activity Dates Times and Cost


ADULT CAMP WEEKEND


Friday 8th September - Sunday 10th September Adult camp

£250 residential (£165 own horse)

£185 non residential (£150 own horse) -
includes all meals


CHILDREN CAMP WEEKS


Sunday 23rd July - Friday 28th July -
residential childrens camp

£398 (£298 own horse)

Sunday August 20th - Friday 25th -
residential childrens camp
£398
(£298 own horse)

PLEASE ASK FOR INFORMATION ON ANY OF THE CAMPS


Parent & Toddler Group

Activity Dates Times and Cost


FRIDAY FUN FOR PARENTS & TODDLERS
Toddlers (2 years upwards) will have pony fun including
grooming, leading, games, cookie making & much more
Parents can come for a relaxing ride (45 mins) & coffee after - or just coffee if you prefer.


Fridays 9th June - 7th July 11am - 12.30pm
(with coffee at 12pm for parents)

£30 including parent ride & coffee & Toddler session with refreshments

£10 -Toddler session only including snack/
refreshemnts & parent coffee


Saddle Club & Take Back the Reins

Autumn Saddle Clubs start week of Monday 18th September through to week of 4th December 2017

Take back the reins start week of Mon 18th September for 10 weeks through to week of 27th November 2017 (break 23rd Oct).

We still have spaces on most evenings. These 10 & 12 week courses are a great way of learning towards goals with the same group of people & 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

Prices include VAT @ 20% - payment on booking please