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Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre

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Rusheen, | Borrisoleigh, Thurles, Ireland
+353 87 410 6868
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US$69.20*
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Two-Hour Horseback Mountain Trail Ride in Tipperary
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US$37.74*
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Scenic Horseback Riding Tour through Unspoiled Mountain Pastures of Tipperary
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We are a small family-run equestrian business located in the unspoiled Tipperary uplands. We believe that small is beautiful and that you deserve an experience tailored to your needs. We care passionately about our horses, the environment, and our guests. Whether you come for a riding lesson, a trek, or a residential stay, we aim to provide you with memories to treasure.
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“clare” (19 reviews)
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Rusheen, | Borrisoleigh, Thurles, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

While on a short break in Thurles we saw pony treking advertised in the hotel information. We contacted the places advertised but got no response on the phone. We then did an internet search and saw this place advertising pony treking. My wife contacted Claire...More

Thank Stephen H
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ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you Stephen for your very kind a detailed review. I am so glad that you and your family enjoyed the trek and hope that we will get to meet you again.

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Found the accommodation superb, with brilliant views and the highlight of a visit home, Clare and Lily were both welcoming

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ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you Sean for your lovely review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay here. Clare and Lily.

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Our family enjoyed a wonderful ride in Tipperary learning about the history and culture of the area. We had different levels of experience for riding and the center took very good care of us! Fantastic day, thanks again!!

Thank Rebecca P
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ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thank you so much for your review. It was lovely to meet you and your family. We try hard to make our treks enjoyable for all levels of rider and your appreciation means a lot to us.

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Reviewed 31 December 2016

My wife and I decided to take a horseback ride while on vacation. I was a novice rider and had the time of my life. Our guide Lily was very knowledgeable of the area and cares deeply for what she does and the horses. The...More

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ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review. Your appreciation for our beautiful country and horses makes this the best and most rewarding job in the world! Lily xx

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Reviewed 14 November 2016

Yesterday, my friend and I, did the 5 hour trek with Clare. It was amazing, the weather was perfect, the horses are incredible. They are very friendly, calm and everything you wish for in a horse to go on a trek. We are two experienced...More

Thank Karen S
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ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

Thank you, Karen, for your lovely review. It was great to go for gallops up the hills with you both and I am so glad that you enjoyed your day. If you are ever back in Ireland don't forget to come and see us again!

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Reviewed 26 September 2016

First let me start by saying that the hostess, Clare, loves her guests to write in her guest book, I didn't because I don't like to write negative reviews in guest books and all the comments I saw were effusive in their praise - thus...More

Thank Therese N
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ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2016

More of a puzzle ... Therese, you and Gail did leave nice comments in my guest book. You never said while you stayed that you were unhappy. I was surprised when you said on arrival that you had found us in Sawdays because I stopped...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

This is not for novice riders like all in my family. It was a wet and windy day and the conditions made the horses very spooky. I take some responsibility for selecting a trek with difficult terrain for young riders. But we have had some...More

Thank Michael D
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ferelith, Manager at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2016

I regret that you did not enjoy your ride. It is important that you follow instructions meticulously and keep children under control as horses are sensitive animals and cannot cope with constant screaming while they are walking along the road. This is the first trek...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2016

Beautiful horses, lovely area, good ride across the hills. Lunch was very good and pub can cater for Gluten free.

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Reviewed 30 June 2016

This was by far one of the best experiences for me in Ireland. I had never ridden horseback before in my life (neither had my boyfriend), but we both did so well with the horses at this place. The tour was amazing! We were able...More

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ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2016

Reading your review, I can't stop smiling! Thank you so much for sharing!

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Reviewed 30 June 2016

I had the great pleasure of staying here for awhile. Waking up to the mountains, beautiful horses, or high speed wifi, I could not tell you which is better. The treks have amazing views and are very tailored to your riding ability. The owner, Clare,...More

Thank Maddison T
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ferelith, Owner at Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2016

Thank you Maddison for your lovely review. I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay here as much as everyone here enjoyed your company. Please come back very soon!

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