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Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre

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We are a small family-run equestrian business located in the unspoiled Tipperary uplands. We believe that small is beautiful and that you deserve an experience tailored to your needs. We care passionately about our horses, the environment, and our...more
Rusheen, | Borrisoleigh, Thurles, Thurles, Ireland
+353 87 410 6868
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

Friendly people and animal welcome as soon as we arrived, horses were well trained and so friendly, happy to walk along the trail. Beautiful sights, couldn't believe how high up we travelled and could see so much! First time i've ridden in years and the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nateon91
Reviewed 18 September 2018

My partner and I took four children trekking, all of us were entirely inexperienced! Clare and team, including the dear horses took us all in their stride. We all thoroughly enjoyed it, even the teenage boys! The views were beautiful. We had a great afternoon...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We have been here a few times now. It was a wonderful experience every time. The trek is suited to all types of riders. Beautiful animals and such scenic views.

Thank Alice R
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Great pony camp. Very personal. Lovely ponies. Lovely staff and fabolous landscapes. Staff so attentive.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank rcarrollrc2
ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are so glad you enjoyed yourself and look forward to seeing you again very soon.

Reviewed 25 June 2018

Stayed for one night with my friends, had booked a short riding holiday weekend and must say, all our expectations were exceeded. Beautiful area, unspoiled landscape, cozy B&B, excellent food and lovely people with an honest passion for horses. Could tell the horses enjoy their...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

My wife and I stayed at the B&B, and though on a somewhat compressed timeline decided to take advantage of the 1-hr. Scenic trek. I'm almost a novice compared to my wife ... but no problem... Clare set us up with horses that matched our...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank rogerh8808
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Done this trekking centre with my daughter while in holiday. I have only been on a horse a couple of times in my life so I was a bit nervous. However, there was no need Clare was brilliant. She picked a horse that was used...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank marye368
ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Dear Mary and Zoe, I am so glad that you enjoyed your trek. Looking forward to showing you the sights in Upperchurch Village and sampling the soup and sandwiches at Kinnane's Bar with you next time you come. Clare x

Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

My sister and I did the 2 hour trekking last week with Clare and the horses Dante and Caspian (and the cute dogs that came all the way up as well!). We really enjoyed the beautiful scenery up in the mountains. It was the best...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Rachel K
ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Dear Rachel, I am so glad that you both enjoyed your trek. It was an absolute pleasure to introduce you to our animal family and to be able to show you our lovely scenery. Met vriendelijke groet! Clare.

Reviewed 4 May 2018

Being an experienced rider, I picked the half day ride with lunch. I wasn't sure if they'd be willing to do that ride for a single rider, but Clare and Lily were fabulous and had no problems with taking me on my own private trek!...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Dear Caroline, it was lovely to meet you and Smushy, and to make two new friends LOL! We really enjoyed your company and your equestrian skills. It was so interesting to learn about your work with horses in your totally different desert environment and to...More

Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

My son asked me to write this review for him so here goes.My name is jack I'm 12 years old I have a disability called dyspraxia it means I have poor balance/coordination I fall over a lot I also have poor muscle tone I cannot...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank siobhantynan17
ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Dear Jack, thank you for such a wonderful review. You are an absolute pleasure to teach and I am so glad that your lessons here have given you confidence and gained you new friends. It is incredibly rewarding to see the amazing progress you have...More

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