This area is said to be the first site settled by man
in Ireland.This beautiful corner of Ireland is not only home
to prehistoric tombs but also to Irelands foremost equestrian
facility,Sligo Riding Centre.It's success and popularity among
guests and local riders alike is due to it's excellent facilities,
sympathetic instructors, safe and well trained horses, friendly
staff, but mainly to it's beautiful and diverse riding terrain.
From the endless Atlantic beaches for galloping to the mountains
and pine forests for gentle hacking, this truly is the horsemans
Indoor Ring (55m. x 33m.)
Outdoor Menage (40m. x 30m.)
Stabling for 40 horses
English language Institute ( Approved by Irish Education Authority)
Equestrian equipment shop.
Club Bar overlooking indoor ring.
The director and owner is Mr. Declan Mc Garry B.H.S.A.I. I.C.E.S.
Mr. Mc Garry is a former European Showjumping Silver Medallist
and a member of the Irish equestrian team for many years.
MISS .Grainne Mc Garry B.H.S.I.I.. is the manager of the equestrian
Altogether at the centre there are in excess of 70 horses.The
majority are either Irish Hunters or Connemara ponies.
At the centre we offer courses for all levels of riding ability
and all equestrian interests i.e.Basic Instruction,Showjumping
instruction,Trekking holidays and Trail Rides We also offer
special horse riding and English Language courses for young