Riding Holidays and Trekking in Perthshire, Scotland
Perthshire, the Ancient County of Perth in Scotland, straddles both the Scottish Highlands and Lowlands and includes glens, lochs, mountains and open spaces in the Breadalbane, Atholl & Balquhidder.
Riding in Perthshire
As well as rich farmland and market towns in Strathearn, Menteith & Gowrie
Riding holidays in Perthshire can offer a wonderful equestrian experience.
Ride out from Perth and the towns and villages of Aberfeldy, Auchterarder, Blairgowrie, Crieff, Killin & Pitlochry to the rolling hills of the southern Highlands and you can experience all of Scotland from one place.
The Gleneagles Equestrian Centre – 01764 694351
Auchterarder, Perthshire, PH3 1NZ
Magnificent horse trail riding opportunities at the Gleneagles Equestrian School. One of the world’s finest horse riding facilities, providing a full range of equestrian activities for adults and children (including horse riding lessons) for all levels of experience. The School is an accredited British Horse Society training and examination School, and our fully-qualified coaches teach specialist horse riding programmes, including carriage driving, trail riding and cross country riding.
Loch Tay Highland Lodges & Equestrian Centre – 01796 481568
Milton Morenish, By Killin, Perthshire, FK21 8TY
We cater for all ages and abilities – from pony rides for small children, to exhilarating rides into the hills or splashing through the shallows of Loch Tay. We have an Olympic-size indoor riding school with viewing gallery, lecture room, tea and coffee facilities, toilets and disabled access. There is also an adjoining 60×20 metre outdoor riding ménage and of course all our instructors are BHS and TRSS qualified.
Blair Castle Trekking Centre – 01796 481568
Balanloan Farm, Blair Atholl, Pitlochry, Perthshire, PH18 5TY
The Blair Castle Trekking Centre uses home-bred Highland Ponies to take you far into the hills. A range of rides and treks are available to suit all ages and levels of experience. Complete beginners are welcome.