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Bigland Hall Equine Group

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Surprise pony trek for 5 yr old daughter

This was awesome! This was a surprise for my daughter I had booked for us both to do the 30min lead... read more

Reviewed June 1, 2018
Selby, United Kingdom
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30 minute trek with the family.

Booked over the phone, the lady was super helpful and gave great directions. The yard is big... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2018
York, United Kingdom
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Bigland Hall Equine Group is a horse riding school located in Backbarrow. We offer lessons that are suitable for anyone and all ages. We teach all year round and in a very nice indoor arena, so we can give lessons rain or shine. We do both group and...more
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| Bigland Hall, Brow Edge, Backbarrow LA12 8PB, England
+44 15395 30333
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Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

This was awesome! This was a surprise for my daughter I had booked for us both to do the 30min lead pony trek. After getting kitted up we were introduced to our instructors and our lovely horses. And off we went a nice walk around...More

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Reviewed May 30, 2018

Booked over the phone, the lady was super helpful and gave great directions. The yard is big, loads of horses and activites going on - the horses were obviously well loved and cared for. We did a 30 minute walk our son and we loved...More

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Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Booked this last minute for myself and my teenage daughter, we was looking for an activity we both enjoy. Well run stable , very friendly staff . Explained everything about the horses and we both felt safe and informed whist riding. We was taken on...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Excellent riding school with outdoor and indoor arena, great instructors who have changed me from a novice to an intermediate rider in 6 months. In this time I have learnt to walk, trot, canter, jump and do dressage; overall an amazing experience.

Thank Kate M
Reviewed February 28, 2018

I have been going to Bigland Hall for lessons for a few months now, I rode as a teenager 20+ years ago in Bristol but the difference between the lessons I had back then and the ones I'm getting now from Kath, and Zara in...More

Thank vicmarr
Reviewed January 10, 2018

Had booked this for a birthday treat and paid in advance, only for the owner to call at a later date and cancel claiming they had double booked. Had booked a group fell ride so find this hard to believe, more likely that an early...More

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zaz230, General Manager at Bigland Hall Equine Group, responded to this reviewResponded February 2, 2018

I am very sorry we had to cancel the ride, and it is never in our best interests to cancel something we have already committed to. We have since completed further training with the newest office members to ensure such errors are not made again....More

Reviewed November 9, 2017

I took my 2 daughters out for a ride with this group, on a very wet day in the October half term. We are all keen riders, and it was our first trip to the Lakes. Our guide was Charlotte, who was super friendly, knowledgable,...More

Thank zoeandfish
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

Well for a while my daughter and I talked about booking a pony trek and we had looked around but was swayed by the reviews at Bigland Hall. We certainly weren't disappointed.. I booked just 2 days before our trip and the member of staff...More

Thank em2281
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

A keen rider but not having had a lesson for more than 30 years. Cath was a brilliant instructor and wanted me to get the most from my lesson. Highly enjoyable and I would recommend in a heartbeat.

Thank Joanna M
Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

We booked up for the beginners ride, with my three grandsons been on the lead rope. I hadn't rode for over 20 years, but the staff saw I could manage without a lead rope by tucking in behind one of my grandsons. The staff were...More

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