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Thumbnail Kingussie – Saturday 17th June 2017 Pony Trekking was started by the Ormiston Family, with their renowned stud of Highland Ponies, at the Balavil Arms Hotel in Newtonmore, with the assistance of the Scottish...

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christmas_candy_caneWell we have had a busy couple of months at NRC preparing the ponies for the Winter Sports Season and have many of the pulling sledges, skiers and sleighs !!

MarigoldSantaSleigh1Yesterday Marigold helped with making a new DVD to promote Highland Ponies and their versatility, Buddy and Penguin have been busy with Ski Joring, a great new sport to Scotland.Santa has even been up testing a one horse open sleigh to replace the reindeer.

So through the winter we can offer all sorts of activities even in the snow, come and try ski joring or have a sleigh driving lesson or just come and ride out in the snow. We have lovely Gift Vouchers for sale too and are still offering some special discounts on these if bought before Xmas.

Buddy2Over the holidays we have some exciting activities including sleigh rides and winter sports day and will also have a Snow Train - watch our Facebook Page for pictures coming soon.

Everybody is very welcome to our Carol Singing Cavalcade at 3pm on Xmas Eve in Newtonmore and our Mock Hunt planned for the 2nd of January. More details of all on Facebook.

So Merry Xmas and please watch our special Xmas Video (Youtube Link Below) featuring Santa at NRC trying Ski Joring and the Sleigh - video made for us by Bill and Anika - Many thanks :-)

Working holidays

You have the opportunity to come and stay with us, help out with the animals and the riding centre as well as ride and make some new friends!


Ladies club

Image of a ponyIf you would like to ride affordably and help out around the centre, Ladies club may be just for you.


Trail riding

Hill trekkingRough Highland country trail rides available.

Come and join us in these spectacular surroundings.


Pony club

pony clubAre your kids wanting to learn more about horses and ride on a regular basis, Pony Club may be for them.

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