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SPRING PROGRAMME
Pony Days

Come and own a pony for the day - ride your pony in the morning and afternoon. In between you will be learning about looking after your pony such as grooming, tacking up, leading feeding and mucking out.

March: Mon 30th

April: Thurs 2nd Mon 6th Mon 13th

May: Fri 8th Fri 22nd Mon 25th Fri 29th

July: Fri 17th Mon 20th

August:
Fri 7th, Mon 10th, Wed 12th,
Fri 21st, Fri 28th, Mon 31st

September: Tues 1st

10am - 4pm

£52 per day

£56 including lunch

Mini Pony Days

A mini version of the full day - 3 hours of pony owning including a ride and looking after the pony - leading, grooming, tacking and feeding.

April:
Wed 1st (am) Fri 3rd (pm)
Wed 8th (am) Thurs 9th (am)

May:
Wed 27th (am) Thurs 28th (am)

July:
Wed 22nd (pm) Fri 24th (am)

August:
Tues 4th (am) Thurs 6th - am
Thurs 13th (am) Mon 17th (am)
Wed 19th (am) Thurs 20th (pm)
Thurs 27th (am)

Morning sessions (AM)
10am - 1pm

Afternoon sessions (PM)
2pm - 5pm

£35

3, 4 & 5 DAY COURSES

Come and learn all different aspects of riding and stable management in a fun 3 or 4 day course. You will be riding different horses and ponies throughout the course and learning all about their care. Riding will be 2 hours per day - usually one in the morning and one in the afternoon (but days will vary a little).

March/April:
Mon 30th March - Friday 3rd April (4 / 5 day) Tues 7th - Fri 10th (3 / 4 day) Tues 16th - Thurs 18th (3 day)

May:
Tues 26th - Thurs 28th (3 day)

July:
Mon 20th - Fri 24th (4 / 5 day)

August:
Tues 4th - Fri 7th (3 / 4 day) Tues 11th - Fri 14th
(3 / 4 day) Tues 18th - Fri 21st (3 / 4 day) Mon 31st Aug - Wed 2nd Sept (3 day)

10am - 4pm daily

3 day course £150
(£165 including lunches)

4 day course £200
(£220 including lunches)

5 day course £230
(£252 including lunches)

All levels welcome for all of the above - riders will be split according to ability.
To book please call us on 01395 442035
 
EASTER SPECIALS
EASTER TREASURE HUNT

For those who are on the lead rein up to walk and trot off the lead rein. A fun ride hunting Easter Eggs on the Common.

Sat 4th April
11.30 - 1pm

£35 (includes eggs)

EASTER EGG HUNT

For those who are competent walk and trot - up to experienced level. Ride on the common to a place
where we know Easter Eggs are hidden.

Fri 10th April
10am - 12pm

£40 (includes eggs)

EASTER MOCK HUNT

For experienced riders only. This is a fast ride. Chase the Easter Bunny across the common to capture an easter egg or two! Please note - to run this special ride we do need helpers before and after the ride - so if you possibly can please come early to help fetch / tack and stay after a while to help put away your horse.

Friday 3rd April
9am - 12pm

£49 (includes eggs)

EASTER PARTY & GYMKHANA GAMES

Fun and games in the arena & ride out followed by party lunch - all levels of experience welcome -
riders will be split into groups according to experience

Sat 11th April
11am - 1.30pm

£36 - includes lunch

ADDITIONAL COURSES & RIDING EVENINGS
DRESSAGE COURSE

A five week evening course towards riding a dressage test with a competition evening at the end. All levels welcome including own horses.

August
Thursdays 13th, 20th

September
3rd &10th & 17th (excludes Thurs 27th Aug)

5.30-7.30pm

£155 for 5 weeks
£100 own horse

LATE LESSONS

Evening lessons with David - specialise in dressage or show jumping - get a group together or have
privates or semi private

Thurs 16th July,
Thurs 23rd July,
Thurs 6th August.

FUN RIDES
CREAM TEA RIDES

Take a wonderful ride to Otterton drop off the horses and stop for a cream tea in Otterton’s famous Mill - experienced riders only

Thurs 21st May Fri 19th June

1.45 - 6pm

£53 (not incl cream tea) (£26 own horse)

OAK LODGE CREAM TEA RIDES

Take a lovely 2.5 hour hack across Woodbury common and return to the cosy Oak Lodge cafe for a home made cream tea. Any level welcome.

Thurs 2nd April Tues 26th May Tues 14th July
Wed 5th August Wed 19th August Thurs 10th Sept

3pm - 6pm

£46 (including cream tea) (£22 own horse)

PUB RIDES

A wonderful evening ride across Woodbury Common to Otterton where you will stop for dinner at the Kings Arms Hotel - your horses will be taken from you while you have your dinner.

Experienced riders only.

Tues 21st July
Wed 12th August (eve)
Fri 4th Sept (eve)

Evening rides 4.30pm - 8.30pm
£54 (not incl meal) (£26 - own horse)

EVENING RIDES

A 2.5 hour ride in the evening when the wildlife on the common and the light is amazing

April: Fri 3rd : Tues 7th
(times 5-7.30pm for April rides only)

July: Tues 7th : Fri 10th : Fri 17th
Tues 21st Fri 24th

August: Tues 4th : Fri 7th : Tues 11th :
Fri 14th : Tues 18th : Fri 21st: Fri 28th

September: Tues 1st : Tues 8th:
Fri 11th - last evening ride of the year

5.30-8pm

£43 (£21 own horse)

DAWN RIDES & BREAKFAST RIDES

A beautiful quiet 2 hour ride across the common watching the sun come up - followed by a wonderful Full English breakfast in the Oak Lodge Cafe

April: Wednesday 8th
Dawn ride 5.45am - 8am (breakfast at 8am)

July: Saturday 4th
Breakfast ride 7am - 9am (breakfast at 9am)

September: Sat 12th
Breakfast ride 7am - 9 am (breakfast at 9am)

£45 including breakfast

PICNIC AND EVENING BARBECUE RIDES

We will organise a picnic or evening barbecue ride if you have a group of four or more of you who would like to do it - please contact Chrissy by email

GROUP BOOKINGS
If you have a group of 4 or more people and would like to book one of the above events on an alternative date please email Chrissy for options

 
Summer Term Programme
CHILDRENS COURSES

An 8 week Riding and stable management course working towards progressive riding tests: Booking for this course is either through Chrissy - chrissy@devonriding.co.uk - or if at Exmouth Community College or linked schools please book through Louise Stortenbeker louise.stortenbeker@exmouthcollege.devon.sch.uk

Tuesday Afternoon
progressive riding tests 4pm - 6pm

Tuesday 28th April - Tuesday 23rd June
(excl Tues 26th May for half term). 4pm - 6pm

£165 for the 8 week course

Wednesday Evening Saddle Club

A 12 week riding and stable management course at Novice Canter level.

Wed 15th April to Wed 1st July

6pm - 8pm

£300 for the 12 week course

Friday Evening Experienced Saddle Club

A 12 week riding and stable management course for those at Canter / jump level

Friday 17th April to Friday 3rd July

6pm - 8pm

£300 for the 12 week course

Saturday Pony Club

An 8 week pony club riding and stable management course. Children will be put into groups according to levels of riding and stable management experience and will ride weekly

Saturday 2nd May to Saturday 27th June
(excluding Sat 30th May)

11am - 1pm

£165 for the 8 week course

Sunday Kids Club

Sunday riding and stable management. Any age and level of experience. You do not have to book a full course for this club - just call to book and pay weekly.

Weekly on Sundays

2pm - 4pm

£34 per week (starting 3rd may)

CHILDRENS BIRTHDAY PARTIES

We offer a range of birthday party options with added extras - party food, rosettes and horsey themed party bags - please see our leaflets for details

 
ADULT COURSES
Take Back the Reins Courses

A 10 week relaxed course. We will identify your objectives - whether its to hack out or to learn the more refined flatwork movements you can work towards your goals in a relaxed atmosphere of a course where you get the chance to prepare your own horse and have a coffee and a chat afterwards.

Tuesday course 6pm - 8pm &
Thursday course 11am - 1pm

Thursdays 16th April - Thursday 25th June (excludes 28th May)

Tuesdays 21st April - 30th June
(excludes 26th May)

10 weeks for £235
5 of the 10 weeks £125
Weekly £27

(prices include coffee / tea)

Thursday Evening Experienced Saddle Club 5.30pm - 7.30pm:

A 12 week riding course for experienced adults.

Thursday 16th April to Thursday 9th July
5.30-7.30pm (excludes Thursday 4th June)

£300 for the 12 week course

PLEASE NOTE ALL EVENTS ON THE PROGRAMME MUST BE BOOKED AND PAID FOR IN ADVANCE.
ALL COURSES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE AND COURSE PRICES INCLUDE VAT

PLEASE ASK OUR INSTRUCTORS FOR INFORMATION OR TO BOOK ANYTHING ON OUR SPRING AND SUMMER PROGRAMME WE ARE HAPPY TO HELP AND ADVISE

Tel: 01395 442035 email: info@devonriding.co.uk

Prices include VAT @ 20% - payment on booking please