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Highland Horse Fun Kingussie

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“hour trek”(5 reviews)
“pony trek”(5 reviews)
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Come and ride with the originators of pony trekking and riding holidays in Scotland, we were established in 1952. We have a museum dedicated to Highland Pony Heritage as well as many activities apart from just riding: Carriage Rides, Sleigh Rides...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
2 Ruthven Road | Unit 2a, Railway Station Industrial Estate, Kingussie PH21 1ER, Scotland
+44 1540 670000
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Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

My daughter took the 1.5 hour ride into the mountains. She loved the ride! Beautiful scenery and close to town for the hubby and I when she was gone.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

What an amazing way to see the Cairngorms. My two-hour trek was wonderful. Mandy was a great guide/instructor, the horses were wonderful, and the scenery really cannot be beat. A unique way to see Scotland. Easy to book. Great communication. Felt personalized, not just a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sara G
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Can highly recommend. The professional and competent trek leaders (Mandy & Dawn) ensure your comfort, confidence and safety is paramount and fulfill your riding desire and ability with a suitably matched mount and trek where fun is guaranteed. And the Highland Pony was an absolute...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Kathryn W
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Came on holiday for the week and I enjoyed a 2 and a half hour ride with Mandy who is the new manager of Highland Horse Fun along with 2 other riders. The ponies are in great condition and well cared for and I would...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Jo S
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

I had an amazing experience at highland horse fun. I went 15 minutes early as asked by the lovely women i dealt with on the phone, we had a riders assessment and then we set off with perfect timing. The place was clearly well organised...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank sophie13658
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

I have email them to book and fully pay my pony ride in March from Hong Kong, and by the time I am in Scotland having my holiday, they emailed me 9 days in advanced of my booking date, saying due circumstances they can no...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 424kirac
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

I have to say after visiting highland horse fun yesterday that I was horrified at the treatment of a horse that I could not see in a stable that seemed to be very distressed for quite a while where a lot of people sat around...More

Date of experience: July 2018
10  Thank Karen S
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This was a great activity to do for an afternoon. I did the 1.5 hour trail ride, and we got to see lovely scenery, an old ruined barrack, and ran the horses through the fields a bit. My horse was a bit slow and always...More

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank Amy M
Ruaridh_Ormiston, Owner at Highland Horse Fun Kingussie, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Many thanks for your honest review and I will pass it on to the girls to ensure they make sure everybody on the ride can hear what is being said and we will work on schooling the pony in question to ensure she responds better...More

Reviewed 28 August 2017

My 16 year old daughter and I had a beautiful 2.5 hour ride in the Highlands. The ride was gorgeous, landscape covered in heather as we rode amid the sporadic rain. Breathtaking. Leanne, our guide, was friendly and relaxed. We were each a bit rusty,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Ruaridh_Ormiston, Owner at Highland Horse Fun Kingussie, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Many thanks for your very positive review and we are glad you enjoyed your ride and our Highland Ponies so much. It is also great to hear how convenient it is for clients with us being located next door to the railway station - many...More

Reviewed 22 August 2017

Highland Horse Fun has grown since my last visit. The company are working hard at expending their business model with the offer of more fun opportunities to the local area and beyond. Kudos to the staff in endeavouring to make the visitor welcome and enjoying...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Brian R
Ruaridh_Ormiston, Owner at Highland Horse Fun Kingussie, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you very much for review and for recognizing the great efforts we are making at improving the business in our new location - it is probably a 5 year plan and we started it when we moved in Feb 2016 - once again many...More

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