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Highland Horse Fun Kingussie

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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
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2 Ruthven Road | Unit 2a, Railway Station Industrial Estate, Kingussie PH21 1ER, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

2  Thank Kathryn W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

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

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

1  Thank Kira C
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

9  Thank camilla37983
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

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

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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

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

Reviewed 21 August 2017

I recently went for a two day working holiday here and stayed at a local hotel. I helped with getting the horses in, brushing, tacking up and turning out after the rides. For that I had hours of fantastic riding with the most amazing scenery....More

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Ruaridh_Ormiston, Owner at Highland Horse Fun Kingussie, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

So glad you had such and enjoyable time and thanks for all your help too it was much appreciated. I am sorry you did not get a chance to do more fast work but I am sure you will now appreciate that with so many...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017

Went on a five-day trail ride that exceeded all our expectations and more!! The knowledgeable, friendly and helpful staff at the riding center were great; accommodations very comfortable and clean; safe, gentle, well-trained, sturdy and personable Highland ponies were great fun to ride; tack was...More

Thank James D
Ruaridh_Ormiston, Owner at Highland Horse Fun Kingussie, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Many thanks for your great feedback - we have been doing these types of rides for 65 years now and it is a great way to showcase our Highland Ponies, our scenery, culture and heritage. David is probably the best ride leader in the country...More

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