Great Easter ride-out with Dawn in Drumkeen

It’s always good to explore new territory and Dawn’s active participation in the club has brought us new scope for adventure in the Drumkeen area. Our Good Friday group of riders — Keary, Anne, Leo, Shauna and Dawn herself — met at Dawn’s homeplace and rode out for an hour through forestry roads and backContinue reading “Great Easter ride-out with Dawn in Drumkeen”

Ride-out in Rathmullan area, Friday 8 August

A huge number of our members are making their way to Dublin for the Horse Show at the RDS — one of the truly great events on the equestrian calendar annually. For anybody who isn’t Dublin bound and is looking for entertainment, Libby will lead a ride-out in the Rathmullan area this Friday evening. Exact departureContinue reading “Ride-out in Rathmullan area, Friday 8 August”

Ride-out with Jenny, Ards Forest area, Friday 27 June

This Friday evening Jenny offers members an opportunity to discover her backyard in the area around Creeslough, Ards Forest and Muckish. Paddy, Rachel and Libby enjoyed a fabulous route through the area with her in mid-winter, some time ago. The scenery and natural environment are stunning and will be a joy at the peak ofContinue reading “Ride-out with Jenny, Ards Forest area, Friday 27 June”

Ride-out with Denis in Killygordon, Friday 9 May

Any of you who joined Denis and Leo for their fundraising ride-out from Crossroads, Killygordon a while ago (see Gallery) will appreciate just what a lovely spot the Finn Valley really is. With surprising ascents and unexpected high terrain, the views in every direction are marvellous. Small country roads and lanes make for peaceful riding. IfContinue reading “Ride-out with Denis in Killygordon, Friday 9 May”

Ride-out from Hillsborough Farm, Good Friday, 18 April

Since none of us will have any alternative plans for going to the pub on Good Friday, Louise is expecting a great turn-out for her ride-out from the Edwards Family home base, Hillsborough Farm. The ride, approximately an hour and a half long, will depart at 7pm and takes riders around the beautiful landscape on theContinue reading “Ride-out from Hillsborough Farm, Good Friday, 18 April”

Guaranteed enjoyment at Hillsborough Farm Charity Ride, Sunday 6 October

Nobody knows better than Mary Finneran how to organise a ride-out and barbeque. This Sunday’s event at Hillsborough Farm near Ramelton offers options for all levels of riders (and horses), as well as entertainment for the unmounted followers with their canine friends. Depending on your level of ambition, the rides kick off at 12 noon,Continue reading “Guaranteed enjoyment at Hillsborough Farm Charity Ride, Sunday 6 October”