Horse Riding Challenge in Spain

Spain

The BHS Challenge ride in Spain takes place in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. The horses we ride are Andalusian and Andalusian cross; there are also a couple of Appalossa mares. The tack is predominately English but there are a couple of Western rigs too.

The days aren't too long (average 5 hrs in the saddle) and the going is sound. The mountain trails are quiet narrow in places so you need to stay focussed, but generally speaking the riding is a pleasure; the accommodation is comfy and just a couple of nights are spent in tents allowing the group to get well away from the usual touristy areas and up into the beautiful forests where few people venture.

BHS Challenge Rides

The Alpujarra Trail Ride

30 May to 7th June
Las Alpujarras is the name of the southern slopes of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in Spain. The flora and fauna of Las Alpujarras is spectacular, the mountain views fantastic and the riding experience is out of the top draw.

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How to book your British Horse Society Challenge Ride

So, if you’re looking for a challenge and want to do something to show your support for British horses, saddle up and enjoy a life-changing experience. This really does put the fun in fundraising! For more information on the British Horse Society visit: www.bhs.org.uk or contact Wendy Minor at BHS (Welfare) at wendy.minor@bhs.org.uk or contact Venture Co.

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