Holiday Activities in County Down

Equestrian Centres near Newcastle, County Down

Ride through the forest parks or on the beach, and come home to Oakleigh House Bed and Breakfast accommodation for a hot shower and a cup of tea or coffee, then find a good restaurant for your evening meal.

Riding through Tollymore Park

Mourne Trail Riding Centre

Trail riding through Tollymore Forest Park for experienced and good novice riders on hunter type horses.. We do not cater for beginners. One hour rides on roads and tracks or two hour rides through Tollymore Forest Park.

Mount Pleasant Trekking Centre

Mount Pleasant Trekking Centre

A safe and popular riding centre for both novice and experienced riders offering rides througfh Castlewellan Forest Park. All off road riding. The centre also organises day trips and weekend breaks

Tullymurry Equestrian Centre

Tullymurry Equestrian Centre

International size indoor school, cross country course, children's camps, showjumping and working hunter. Lessons and individual lessons on request.

Western Style Horse Riding Centre


Overnight camping and trail riding in the Mourne Mountains. Clinics in natural horsemanship. Beach rides. Breeding and riding of pure bred American Quarter Horses.