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Cumbrian Heavy Horses

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Booked a two hour ride with my partner, (I own my own horse but my partner is not generally a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
ECGarden
Amazing rides

Although they can be difficult to get hold of when booking, keep trying it's so worth it. I did a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Booked a two hour ride with my partner, (I own my own horse but my partner is not generally a rider). There were just 4 of us in the group. I rode Sparky, and my partner rode Ben (both beautiful Clydesdales). The horses are in...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Although they can be difficult to get hold of when booking, keep trying it's so worth it. I did a fell and farm ride on 2 amazing horses. Both really well looked after and totally different personalities. The ride leads were knowledgeable about the area...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I’ve ridden a classic week on a Shire at CHH. Fantastic horses, locations and staff exceptional. On this ride you have to feed and look after your horse and clean all the tack at the end off the day, this is so rewarding, staff are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We (myself, 19, and my mum, 55) have visited cumbrian heavy horses before about 5 years ago to do the beach ride which, from memory, was fantastic as her 50th present. However, today we thought we would try the fell ride described as 3 to...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our visit to the Cumbrian Heavy Horses on Friday 30th August. We gave our leader Kim, a hard job to make it a good experience for both of us as my partner has never ridden before and I am an experienced rider,...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were a family group ranging in ages from 8 to 53. An exhilarating day was had by all. Holly and Kim were fabulous and really made our trip worthwhile. They are an asset to the company. They were thoroughly professional but with warmth and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 27, 2019

Back in June , Izzy had a fantastic ride out on Ben accompanied by Teri who kindly took some pictures and videos on Izzys phone. Our long and almost entire journey home that evening was accompanied by Teri's voice as Izzy went over and over...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed July 21, 2019

Had such a lovely farm ride yesterday with my two friends. We are all rusty riders but they matched us with our horses well. The ride leader was very relaxed and she made sure we were all comfortable and happy every step of the way....More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank PCx2
Reviewed July 16, 2019

Just wow ! Myself and a friend travelled up to Cumbrian Heavy Horses last week. The location is just beautiful and the horses are stunning . There is a small shop and cafe where we met and chatted to the other riders while we waited...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 11, 2019 via mobile

I’ve had THE most incredible day here today. Went for a beach ride on a beautiful well mannered Suffolk Punch called Hector. From the moment we arrived at the farm we were made to feel so welcome. Annie the owner was wonderful, very funny and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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bankco
September 14, 2019|
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Response from Whitecombewalker | Property representative |
Hi there and thank you for your interest. If you would kindly call me to confirm, our weight limit depends on several factors such as height, weight, experience, fitness and recent experience as well as confidence. Please... More
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Sara m
September 9, 2019|
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Response from Whitecombewalker | Property representative |
Hi and apologies. One of the farms business partners has had a bad accident. Is out of intensive care and on the mend but v traumatic for everyone, he's still in hospital will be for a while yet. This, combined with an... More
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