Unaccompanied Residential Child Horse Riding Holidays with Stable Management 2017
Easter 2017 Dates: 1st April - 8th of April 8th April - 15th April 15th April - 22nd April 22nd April - 29th April *Start and finish days can change to Friday to Friday or Sunday to Sunday if required
Summer 2017 Dates: Our Summer residential camps will begin on Saturday 3rd of June and will continue until 26th of August 2017 *Start and finish days can change to Friday to Friday or Sunday to Sunday if required
Residential Holidays with Stable Management Option in Clonshire Equestrian Centre is available throughout the school holidays and is suitable for children aged 9-19 years old. Our lodge is situated in the forest just beside the stables. The accommodation is a family home and Kerri our House Mother/Manager lives in the house all year round so the children are supervised and looked after to the highest standard. Meals are cooked and served at the lodge which is just a stones throw away from the equestrian centre. All rooms are dormitory style and are double and triple rooms. We also have a TV and kitchenette available for everyone to use, Bookings are usually made for one, two or three week long stays.
The schedule for the day is as follows: Daily Schedule 8:30am Breakfast 9:00am Catch the ponies, groom and then a riding lesson (mixture of dressage, groundwork and showjumping) 11:30amRiding lesson/cross country lesson 1:00pm Lunch at the lodge 2:15pm Return to the stables for more riding, hacking through the countryside and pony games 3:30pm Work with our instructors to learn how we look after our horses and ponies, feeding, grooming, plaiting, turning out and see our farrier Liam at work 6:00pm Dinner at the Lodge 7:00pm Evening riding activity
Games an other fun is organised after dinner, and we also organise trips to the local village of Adare at least one afternoon per week. On the last day we have a competition and assessment for our riders and each participant is presented with a Clonshire Course Completion certificate. You can download our brochure and contact us if you need any further information.