Pony Trekking, Gwynedd, North Wales

Pony Trekking in Gwynedd, North Wales

Pony Trekking centre offers rides along beautiful Mawddach Estuary, Fairbourne's sandy beach and up to the foot hills of the panoramic Cregennan Lakes and Cader Idris mountain Range.

  • All riders are subject to assessment; weight limit is approximately 15 stone depending on ability.
  • STRICTLY NO SHORTS, SKIRTS OR SANDALS WHILST RIDING you must wear long trousers and a closed in shoe

Novice Estuary Ride- £25 per horse/pony

Suitable for the complete beginner/novice families with young children from 4 yrs up. Trek along our own farm land in amongst the resident sheep and wildlife, with magnificent views of the Mawddach Estuary and Cader Idris mountain range in the distance.

Novice Beach Ride- £40 per horse/pony

Suitable for complete beginners/novices from  7 yrs up (children up to 12yrs must be accompanied by an adult) Trek down through our own farm land along the estuary and down on to Fairbourne’s sandy beach. This is just at a walking/trekking pace.

Experienced Beach Ride £60 per horse/pony

This Ride is the same as above but when you get on to the beach your guide will take you in an opposite direction to the novices and you can have a canter along the golden sand and along the waters edge.

This ride is for the very competant regular riders who are experienced in riding out regularly in open space. For the sake of your safety and enjoyment and the safety and enjoyment of other riders please do not over estimate your riding ability. This ride is for riders age 14 yrs upwards (or due to managers discretion and assessment).

Private rides can be arranged at £90 per person (out of main holiday season only) 

What to bring and wear:

  • Sensible footwear with a closed in toe. Please no flip flops, sandals or crocs.
  • Clothing appropiate for the ever changing Welsh weather. Lightweight waterproof coat is recommended. No clothing can be tied around waist. NO SHORTS!
  • Riding hats and boots can be borrowed from the centre, if you have your own hat it will have to be checked for correct standard prior to use.
  • Cameras or Go Pros/bodycams are NOT permitted. 
  • Bags or camera bags are not allowed to be taken on the horses, bags can be stored at the centre if necessary.
  • Cash or Card payment facilities available. Payment in full required on booking, non refundable.
  • Management have the right to refuse or remove any rider at any time.