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Island View Riding Stables - 1 Hour Beach Ride on Trawalua Strand

Island View Riding Stables

1 Hour Beach Ride on Trawalua Beach

Our most popular ride, suitable for all levels of riders.

Trawalua beach is accessible for beach riding all day.

Take a stroll along the seashore between the dunes and the rolling waves. 

You don’t need to be able to ride to enjoy the experience. Beginners will be brought at a leisurely walk. Experienced riders will enjoy the thrill of a canter along the golden sandy beach. Small children will ride on a lead rein.

A wonderful introduction to riding on the beach.

Beach riding for all the family along the Wild Atlantic Way.
We have horses to suit every type of rider big or small, experienced or novice, child or adult.

We specialise in beach rides and even inexperienced riders can enjoy our beach treks and stunning views of Sligo and  Donegal Bay. 

Groups with varying riding experience will be accommodated so everybody can ride at a pace they enjoy. Advanced rider and can enjoy a thrilling canter over miles of sandy beaches. Small children will ride on a lead rein.

For mixed ability groups or beginners, the 1 hour beach ride is ideal. The 2 hour beach and bog-land ride is also "do-able" for beginners and offers a great variety of scenery - seascape and the rural hinterland at the foot of Benbulben mountain.

We supply riding hats and boots. Open 7 days a week all year round. Minimum age: 4 yeas of age.

Activity Type: Horse riding on the beach and over quiet bog tracks.

Opening Hours: 9 am to 6 pm, 7 days a week, all year round

Arrival Times:  First ride each day at 10 am. Treks throughout the day leave on the hour (10,11,12,14,15,16,17 hours). Last 1 hour ride at 5 pm.

Special Requirements: disabled riders catered for on request, depending on level of assistance required, advance notice essential.


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