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Spoon Hall Pony Trekking - CLOSED

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Lovely caravans in a great location

We stayed for a weekend with friends who had hired a caravan for a fortnight. The van itself was... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2016
Liza W
North Tyneside
Amazing for ages 8 to 62!!

Hello. We went on a wonderful pony trek on the 30 th july. We were a party of four ranging from... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2014
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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27 Jun 2016
“Lovely caravans in a great location”
11 Sep 2014
“Two lovely afternoons pony trekking!”
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Reviewed June 27, 2016

We stayed for a weekend with friends who had hired a caravan for a fortnight. The van itself was new and nicely fitted out with plenty of space to sit and socialise and lovely views across the Coniston Water. The main bedroom had an en...More

Thank Liza W
Reviewed September 11, 2014

On Tuesday, 2nd September, I went pony trekking at Spoon Hall - the family was really friendly and welcoming and very safety conscious and the ponies and horses were well cared for and well mannered. We were very lucky with the weather and the countryside and...More

3  Thank Sue J
Reviewed August 31, 2014

Hello. We went on a wonderful pony trek on the 30 th july. We were a party of four ranging from age 8 to 62. As first time pony Trekkers we could not have been made to feel more relaxed and safe. My mum 62...More

4  Thank BEX4444
Reviewed August 25, 2014

We went on an hour trek during our summer holiday. The kids had been asking can we go riding when we are away, I looked on trip advisor to see where we could go and I found this amazing place Spoon Hall. The family who...More

6  Thank Happy734
Reviewed August 18, 2014

We visited from Whitley Bay on Fri 15th Aug after several visits to Coniston decided to book up for a trek. The original day we wanted to book was full but the friendly staff put on an extra trek for us. My son Zack (8yrs)...More

4  Thank Lisa W
Reviewed August 6, 2014

Above is the description from my 11 year old who went trekking yesterday for one hour. There was only one space left on the trek so she went without knowing anyone else. She was made very welcome and had a great time. I was entirely...More

9  Thank Susan186402
Reviewed August 4, 2014

I would rate our pony trekking session with Spoonhall Farm an outstanding Lakeland experience. My 4 children ranged from 7-12 years and were really keen to try this out. After reading one previous review I was keen to ensure it would be safe for them...More

9  Thank Dave K
Reviewed July 23, 2014

My son and daughter-in-law and their two children were in a party of seven on horseback, with some walking attendants, on 3 July 2014. Something startled the animals and they all bolted. Six of the riders were thrown, including all of my family. My granddaughter...More

21  Thank Disgruntled P
Reviewed May 28, 2014

Did this yesteray with my family and can honestly say we all had a ball. Coniston fells are stunning and the trek is not for the faint hearted but the family make sure everyone is ok and we felt safe and looked after at all...More

7  Thank soloboy1
Reviewed May 26, 2014

We went on an hour treck during May half term. We are a family with 11 yr old and 8 yr old that have never been on a pony before. Both the staff and ponies were very friendly! It was such a lovely introduction to...More

5  Thank ToddyHow
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