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Northfield Farm Horse Riding and Trekking Centre

#3 of 6 Tours in Buxton Features Animals
Northfield Farm Flash, Buxton SK17 0SW, England
+44 1298 22543
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Fantastic Two-Day Trek for Experienced Riders

My friend and I (aged 60-something and 20-something respectively) booked for a two-day trek this... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
JAS1512
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London, United Kingdom
Brilliant weekend trail ride

Well what a great two day ride . Must say it was amazing . The horses were forward going and they... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
adeleluke
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england
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good6%
  • Average2%
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Northfield Farm Flash, Buxton SK17 0SW, England
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

My friend and I (aged 60-something and 20-something respectively) booked for a two-day trek this weekend and had a fantastic time. We are both experienced riders and you certainly needed to be for the challenging terrain, type of riding and length of time spent in...More

Thank JAS1512
Elizabeth A, Owner at Northfield Farm Horse Riding and Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thank you for your review of the weekend spent with us riding through the amazing scenery of the Derbyshire dales. I'm sure you had a terrific view from your vantage point on Aries (all of 18hhs) fortunately with no low branches to negotiate on the...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017

Well what a great two day ride . Must say it was amazing . The horses were forward going and they seemed to love the ride as much as we did! I fell in love with the lititle star I rode, hope to return and...More

Thank adeleluke
Elizabeth A, Owner at Northfield Farm Horse Riding and Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Great to hear that you had a brill time over the weekend, even the weather was kind to you despite the forecast! I will pass your comments onto Kath - also a 'star'! Liz

Reviewed 3 June 2017

My daughter (8) and I (50) really enjoyed our 2 hour trek in the beautiful countryside around Northfields Farm. We joined a small mixed group of 6 riders. Some had ridden just a few times before, others had years of experience, but all were catered...More

Thank russellfeeed
Elizabeth A, Owner at Northfield Farm Horse Riding and Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Many thanks for your positive feed back and delighted to hear that you and your daughter enjoyed the ride. The only down side is that your daughter might be bitten by the bug and the Christmas list will forever include a pony!!

Reviewed 1 June 2017

This is a must! I had the best time on this two hour trek along some of the most beautiful countryside I have ever seen. The team were great, and I felt safe at all times. I felt very nervous at first, but with the...More

Thank sabaker94
Elizabeth A, Owner at Northfield Farm Horse Riding and Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

It was good to hear that you had a good ride and most importantly felt safe and well looked after by our brilliant team of staff - and horses of course!

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Wanted to go trekking for a while, this is perfect for people of all abilities. Felt safe at all times and throughly enjoyed it!

Thank James B
Elizabeth A, Owner at Northfield Farm Horse Riding and Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thanks for your feedback, so pleased you had a good time and hope you were not too stiff this morning!

Reviewed 11 April 2017

A family trip to trek here. Friendly helpful staff from booking to the actual trek. We went for 2 hours with our daughter. We all loved it. the scenery was amazing. It was a challenging trek in places but the horses have done it many...More

Thank Banburyman47
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

We did a 2 hour ride and were blown away by the experience. My wife and I are both inexperienced riders but were made to feel safe and at ease. It was much better than your usual run of the mill holiday rides. The scenery...More

Thank Tim H
Elizabeth A, Owner at Northfield Farm Horse Riding and Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2017

Thanks for the feed back and so pleased you enjoyed your ride - the weather gods were definitely smiling for you as we don't have the best climate here during the winter months! I will pass your comments on to Jess and of course Pepper...More

Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

My partner and I recently decided to spend a couple of hours riding in order to gain confidence with cantering. I had emailed the place and explained this, I was told groups would be 3/4 riders and people on our level, there were 9 of...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2016

Lovely friendly staff ensured the horses were well-suited to each rider. Group with a mixed range of abilities but as they had several staff riding out with them they were able to separate on the way back to allow more experienced riders to canter across...More

Thank Awayaga1n
Reviewed 27 August 2016

I have previously ridden at many trekking centres over the years, and been very disappointed at the quality of the horses and the delivery of the riding. Northfield Farm (NF) was genuinely wonderful, and a credit to the owners and guides. I wanted an advanced...More

Thank wendyguile
Elizabeth A, Owner at Northfield Farm Horse Riding and Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Thank you for the great review and as always we are pleased that you both enjoyed your ride, despite the usual summer weather. It's brilliant to have younger riders that are so capable and the ponies do enjoy being able to have a good run!...More

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Birties
5 February 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth A | Property representative |
Hi, We have 4 self catering properties at the farm which sleep 2, 4 , 5 and 7. Details are on our web site or please give me a call for availability. Liz Andrews
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Bev2705
25 July 2015|
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Response from Elizabeth A | Property representative |
There is a campsite at Blackshaw Moor Nr Leek which is approx. 4 miles away. There is also a caravan club site at Ladmanlow on the edge of Buxton, again about 4 miles away. Hope this helps Liz Andrews
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Niraj K
12 July 2015|
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Response from Elizabeth A | Property representative |
Many thanks, see you next Saturday.
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