Cavan’s beautiful and rugged countryside can also be enjoyed from the saddle. See below for details of excellent riding schools offering a variety of activities from trekking to hourly lessons.
Mountnugent, Co. Cavan
t: +353 (0)49 854 0218
Set in 36 acres of private parkland family – run Ross Equestrian Centre is the perfect base for riding holidays and weekend breaks. The purpose-built cross country course with scenic trails along Lough Sheelin promises riders of all levels enjoyable and exciting rides. Accommodation available in Ross House B&B. Ross House offer lessons, breaking, schooling, livery and sale of quality horses and ponies.
Redhills Equestrian Centre
Killynure, Redhills, Co. Cavan
t: +353 (0)47 55042
Redhills is a family run centre specialising in children’s holidays and progressive teaching. Instruction is geared to all standards in riding and stable management. Students can train to become BHSAI instructors. Twenty cross country fences are designed for training horse and rider. A superb indoor arena (30m x 45m) is complemented by an outdoor arena. Accommodation is available at the centre for children. Adult accommodation can be arranged locally.
Cavan Equestrian Centre
Latt, Cavan, Co. Cavan
t: +353 (0)49 433 2017
Cavan Equestrian Centre specialises in Horse & Pony International Performance Sales involving Showjumpers, Hunters and Eventers. The centre also stages weekly show jumping events and national and international showjumping events.