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Highlands Unbridled Trail Riding & Trekking Centre

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Wanting to see more of the Highlands landscape and learn more about the area, I booked the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
The Longest Ride - beyond all our expectations!

I had set myself a challenge, a focus whilst recovering from bereavements and illness and wanted to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fareham, United Kingdom
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Here at Highlands Unbridled we have riding to suit everyone, from Pony Trekking for complete beginners and exhilerating beach gallops for experienced riders,long distance trail riding holidays including the longest trail ride in the UK visiting all...more
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| Northwilds, IV19 1PE, Scotland
+44 1862 735007
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Wanting to see more of the Highlands landscape and learn more about the area, I booked the Outlander ride and am so glad I did. Surefooted and sensible on rocky trails as well as paved roads, the horses were healthy and well cared for and...More

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

I had set myself a challenge, a focus whilst recovering from bereavements and illness and wanted to do something different during my 50th year. I chose this as it was the longest in the UK and would be the most challenging. I first enquired over...More

Date of experience: August 2019
3  Thank HeleP360
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A ride for the heart of a rider. I train dressage horses and spend 6+ days at the barn riding, but nothing could have prepared me for everything that this ride was. I opted to jump right into the longest ride, which consisted of 15...More

Date of experience: August 2019
2  Thank catherinenickinovich
Reviewed September 11, 2019

Our daughter (15) had a wonderful day riding to Portmahomack and back on Brodie. It was just her on the ride with Mars so could cater for my daughter's riding ability easily. Mars was very kind and easy to talk to and kindly sent some...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed September 10, 2019

In July I rode the Monarch of the Glen 7 day trek & the Cairngorms, Castles & Coast 9 day trek back to back to make another West Coast to East Coast journey across Scotland by horseback. As always I had a fantastic time with...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank elkemc
Reviewed September 1, 2019

I had such a wonderful time traveling across the Highlands with Highlands Unbridled. The scenery was, of course, magnificent, but what really made the trip special was the hospitality and affection from the HU staff. When I first decided to take a horseback trek abroad,...More

Date of experience: August 2019
3  Thank Calla C
Reviewed August 31, 2019

I did a working holiday (workaway) at Highlands Unbridled and just want to leave a review for those considering one. Working hours are between 9 ½ and 11 hours a day, and I had approximately 1 day in every 8 working days off, which would...More

Date of experience: July 2019
5  Thank Sherlock S
HighlandsUnbridled, Owner at Highlands Unbridled Trail Riding & Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2019

I am deeply saddened and dissapointed that you have felt it appropriate to leave such a horrible review. You know as well as I do that it is not a factual representation of your time with us. You were not on a 'working holiday' -...More

Reviewed August 14, 2019

My boyfriend and I booked a one hour trek with Highlands Unbridled and were delighted by how patient and kind Dominique was, as well as how much the staff clearly loved the horses. We rode the beautiful ponies through the lovely moorlands (although looking at...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 2, 2019

Amazing adventure! Unbelievable views from forest, loch, mountains,Monroe and beach. Horses were also amazing. Dom, Jan and Graham take very good care of the horses and humans alike to make sure that everyone is safe and enjoy their trip. This was an adventure I will...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 24, 2019

We did a trek with a group of 7 including some younger children. They asked us first if it was okay that we went with a group of children which we agreed to because we are beginners who honestly likely had less experience than the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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July 1, 2019|
Response from EmilyE342 | Reviewed this property |
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October 19, 2018|
Response from Cristina R | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you should check with Jan and Graham on their FB page. They might be out on the trail right now, and they have not had a chance to see your query.
October 9, 2018|
Response from HighlandsUnbridled | Property representative |
Hi there. It depends on the time of year, really. But it's important that you are comfortable and warm. And as it's Scotland, It's always wise to bring a waterproof jacket :) If you go to our website and email me on the... More