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Hollywood Horse and Pony Trekking Centre

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| Granamore, Wicklow, Ireland
+353 85 111 7448
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Best horse trekking ever!!

Firstly after three hours riding and it’s been a while, I’m talking decades ... I’m a wee bit sore... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Elaine M
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Dream vacation in Ireland

Straight from the plane to the yard. Ready for the adventure to begin and we were not... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Judith S
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We are a family run stables, set in the heart of the dramatic, timeless, unspoilt scenery that is the Wicklow mountains. The Maguire farm runs along the Kings River on the lower side while on the higher side, rust coloured bogs and granite stone wall framed fields, make this a landscape of extraordinary beauty. Experienced or novice riders alike can enjoy riding out over this hidden landscape
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Granamore, Wicklow, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly after three hours riding and it’s been a while, I’m talking decades ... I’m a wee bit sore in the legs but it was the most amazing, enjoyable experience ever! It was better than I thought. We had Jack & Fenix looking after us....More

Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Straight from the plane to the yard. Ready for the adventure to begin and we were not disappointed. The ride was a blast, Ray and Andrew were very entertaining. All of the people we met were so much fun. My friend and I laughed all...More

Thank Judith S
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend Hollywood Horse and Pony Trekking. Myself and my teenage Daughter went horse trekking through the Wicklow mountains on Saturday and it was fantastic. Such a wonderful experience all round. The horses are beautiful and Ray was a great guide and great laugh....More

Thank NiamhS1982
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We are a family of 5 ages 9, 10, and 12 and adults. We did a 90 minute ride while on shore from a cruise porting at Dublin back in July. Drove down through the Wicklow Gap and were a little late getting there. But...More

Thank jacestan7
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Myself, my husband and two daughters (11 & 9) went for a trek, we are of mixed ability and all throughly enjoyed the trek, we rode up the mountains and through a river, it was superb. The horses were so really lovely, we will definitely...More

Thank Jessica O
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This was so much fun. My boyfriend and I are not very experienced riders. We trekked up the mountain amid heather blooming everywhere. Ray took me to see a peet bog and explained all sorts of interesting things about it and the moss I saw...More

1  Thank Dolly H
Reviewed 30 August 2017

As beginners we were keen but a bit nervous about exploring the Wicklow National Park on horseback. It turned out to be a wonderful experience and I'd recommend it to anyone who likes nature and animals. The horses were calm and friendly and there wasn't...More

Thank Tanja B
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I loved it 😍 My non horsey husband, happy hacker/ pony club daughter and myself went and the trail did not disappoint. It's not just up and down. They separate canter from walkers. The lovely Ann from France looked after me very well. Myself and...More

1  Thank j0j0r0bb
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I went here with my daughter for a hack as part of our holiday. The staff were great and the horses where matched to our ability. Given we were both competent riders we were able to canter through the beautiful Wicklow mountains. We went through...More

1  Thank Kara W
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

My friend and I have not been riding in a really long time and were a bit nervous about getting on horses at our age (we're in our 50s). But Ray and his guide assured us that they had horses that would be perfect for...More

Thank Hillary M
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CarlyJones23
20 June 2017|
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Response from rayfisher23 | Property representative |
hi Carly This is ray from Hollywood horse and pony trekking here. Thanks for your interest in riding with us. There is no problem with taking you out riding as a beginner. we have some very well behaved horses that will... More
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Irishholidaycouple
30 March 2017|
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Response from rayfisher23 | Property representative |
At that age we take for a short pony ride along by the river. there would be one person leading and one holding the child. Thanks Ray
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Fl R
14 March 2017|
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Response from rayfisher23 | Property representative |
Hi, First treks usually go out at 11am. The time includes 3 hours of trekking. We provided all required gear for no extra fees. There is no public transport to our yard so you would have to organise to hire a car or book a... More
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