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New Special Offer: 4 Day Donegal South Trail • Internet offer only!
• Programme Donegal Trail South 4 Days

Equestrian Holidays: Self Led Trail Riding

Opening Dates for 2017 Season: 04 May – 16 October 2017 (High Season 13 July – 24 August 2017)
(Closed 06 July – 13 July 2017)
Our arrival days are: Thursday or Saturday (10:00 a.m.)

Day 1:  Arrival Day:
             Arrive 10.00 a.m.  Full day ride to get to know your horse.
             Receive saddle bags and maps
             Overnight near the farm.

Day 2:   Country Mansion:
              Receive your guidelines for the next days.  Transport to
              start point of trail.   Ride along Assaroe Lake, through
              the forests of the Knader Wood to Cavanagarden House,
              a beautiful country mansion set in its’ own farm of
              1,000 acres.
              Riding time 4 –5 hours

Day 3:   Rossnowlagh:
              From Cavanagarden House you will ride through the
              farm to a quiet country road, which brings you to the
              famous surfing beach of Rossnowlagh, miles of beach
              and dunes stretch ahead of you.   Rossnowlagh is the
              home of a beautiful Franciscan Friary which has a small
              museum  housing stone age flints and old Irish musical
              instruments.  Take a break at the Gaslight Restaurant, then
              enjoy the ride along the wonderful Rossnowlagh and
              Murvagh beaches.  Leaving Murvagh to follow a small
              country road to a modern guesthouse
              Approximately 4 hours riding.

Day 4: Ballinakillew Mountains:
             Return to Murvagh Beach,  you will have a magnificent
             view of Slieve League – the highest sea cliffs in Europe –
             and the Bluestack mountains.  Keep to the shoreline and
             leave the coast at St. Ernan’s Island.   Follow small lanes
             towards Ballinakillew Mountain, enjoy the views of
             Barnesmore Gap on your left and the Blanket bogs formed
             over 7000 years ago.
             Approximately 5 – 6 hours riding
             Overnight Moorlands Guesthouse.

Day 5:  Collection after breakfast and farewell to your faithful

Internet offer only!
4 Days Donegal South Trail
Includes: 4 nights bed and breakfast and 4 days riding
Your horse, plus all equipment for your horse and saddlebags. 
Transportation from last overnight back to the farm.

Price: July 13 – August 24, 2017 € 600.00
May 05 – July 05, 2017 & August 25 – October 16, 2017 € 580.00

ARRIVALS: Thursday, Saturday
Meeting time: 10.00 a.m. arrival at stables Horse Holiday Farm

Reservations for 4day programmes

The Donegal Trail is an unguided trail ride.
You can ride the Donegal Trail only with a minimum of two riders.
The unguided Trails are suited to a minimum of 2 persons - but, if you really would like to ride a Trail and you don't have a riding companion we have the possibility to help you find one on our Meeting Page on the Internet.

In order to participate in our Trail riders must be fit and able to trot, canter and gallop at ease, You must also be capable of taking good care of your horse: feed , groom and tack up.
On all programmes children must be over 12 years of age and good riders and also must be capable of spending long hours in the saddle.

Download the programme "4 Days Donegal South Trail" for printing

Tilman and Colette Anhold
Horse Holiday Farm Ltd.
County Sligo

Telephone : (071) 9166152
Fax : (071) 9166400

From Europe and the UK:
Telephone : 00 353 71 9166152
Fax : 00 353 71 9166400

From the USA:
Telephone : 011 353 71 9166152
Fax : 011 353 71 9166400

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The Horse Holiday Farm is Bord Fáilte (Irish Tourist Board) approved and
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