The Welsh Prince
Wales ( Best airport: Bristol / Birmingham)
This four day, three night trail ride starts and ends at Freerein HQ on the Welsh/English Border in the Wye Valley. This is an incredible journey covering 70 miles, exploring the heart of Mid-Wales along unmarked tracks and trails through wild, remote hills and valleys, staying overnight at country inns and family run B&B’s along the way. The route is steeped in mystery and historic tales, dating back to the 1st Century.
Level of Riding and Fitness
You must be happy and confident cantering in open spaces to join this ride. You will be riding around six hours each day, so riders must have a good level of current riding fitness. You must be physically fit enough to enjoy long trots and long days in the saddle on this riding holiday.
Weight limit: 92kg / 14.5 stone
Guides and Group Size
All Freerein guides are full time, paid adults who all have an extensive knowledge of our horses, routes and the hills. They are relaxed, friendly & professional.
Strict maximum of 8 guests per group.
Tack and Riding Equipment
Each horse has its own individually fitted English tack, customised and fitted professionally for Freerein. All horses are ridden in simple snaffle bits. Your luggage
Your luggage is transported by us by road. Each rider will be supplied with one of our specially designed saddle bags to carry lunch, drinks, cameras etc whilst out on trail.
Accommodation and Dining
All individuals are automatically booked a room for single occupancy. Accommodation is at B&Bs and Inns along the route. They are all basic, quirky, characterful, family run establishments that offer a warm welcome to trail riders.
Expect to be fed well on this trip; food is all homemade using locally sourced ingredients where possible. All accommodation places can cater for any dietary requirements.
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The Welsh Prince
4 days / 3 nights / 4 days riding
Single occupancy + £102pp
Start 8:30am first day, finish 4:30pm final day
- All arrangements for the duration of the holiday.
- Trail riding horse, tack, saddlebags & other equipment for duration of holiday.
- Backup & use of trail riding advice line as required.
- Services of guide
- Packed Lunches
- Evening Meals
- All drinks at any bar
- Transport to and from Freerein HQ
- Accommodation before and after trail