Two-day trail trip
All trail trips are associated with either one or two guides, figures regarding the rides differ, frequently between 4 and 8
The two-day path ride comprises two days of riding through gorgeous Derbyshire dales, ingesting the Chatsworth and Haddon Hall estates and High Peak trails. Discover instantly accommodation at a guest-house in Bakewell, with breakfast included.
On arrival at Northfield on saturday (No later than 9.30am please) consumers tend to be allocated their ponies before horses and bikers tend to be transported to Priestcliffe, nr Taddington, where in fact the trip sets off at around 10.30am.
The course employs the old drovers' paths down to the remarkable Monsal lake and Dale, with the newly exposed tunnels at Monsal Head the course takes you right on through Hassop Station, the old train range takes us to Bakewell section where bridleway employs good rise through forests, across mountain and into Chatsworth property.
Meandering through Endsor village on Chatsworth property it is outstanding chance to glance at the special houses! The Old postoffice tea spaces and their particular tasty snacks and do-it-yourself dessert make outstanding end for lunch.
After a gallop through Chatsworth park the course heads throughout the hill and through woods into the neighbouring Haddon Estate. The ride finishes in Youlgreave in which the horses remain at a farm therefore the cyclists tend to be taken for a well gained drench at their particular accommodation in Bakewell.
Bakewell it self has some beautiful stores and a number of bistros well worth examining - but don't keep town without sampling the standard Bakewell pudding!
The trip sparks on Sunday on noise of chapel bells and heads up through some spectacular dales and on toward limestone plateau after the High Peak Trail into the lunch stop at Parsley Hay. A single day finishes on farm around 4.30pm.
We many different horses and often are able to fit everyone due to their "type". The rate of riding is especially go and canter/gallop with a few trotting. Cyclists should be effective at staying out of the saddle at canter and generally helping maybe not blocking the horse! As ride addresses around 40 kilometers over very differing landscapes, a fair amount of fitness is advised. It is essential that individuals have actually an exact assessement of every cyclists capabilities, in addition their height and 'riding' body weight so that you can allocate a suitable horse.
2016 Trail Ride Dates
2/3 & 16/17 July
10/11 September (2 evenings accommodation just)
Other times and few days day trails can be organised at the mercy of minimum numbers.
The two day trail trips can be found between June to September.
Southern Peak Loop
We have been building this new ride with dates become published quickly.
Sunday and Quick cycling breaks
Suitable for both novice and practiced cyclists, the saturday and sunday includes two nights self-catering based at Northfield farm, with six hours driving. There's a complete day drive regarding Saturday with a shorter two-hour ride from the Sunday. Assuming that you do not elegant cooking, there are numerous great bars providing meals near-by!