Own a Pony for a Day! Summer Pony Camp

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Summer Pony Camp
Own a Pony for a Day during the School Holidays!

Your child can live their dream for a day or more at the Slieve Aughty Centre pony camp! Available Monday to Friday July 11th to 15th 2022.

Designed for beginners to learn the basics of riding and horse care.

A day of pony camp may include:fun pony activities for Easter pony camp

  • Horse Health
  • Grooming
  • Tack and Saddlery
  • Feeding
  • Safety around horses
  • Arena riding lessons
  • Horse trekking
  • Pony Games
  • Vaulting
  • Natural Horsemanship
  • Visit to the Enchanted Forest
  • Art and Crafts
  • Fun with ponies
  • and more……!

*subject to availability.


Pony camp must be booked in advance.   Advanced payment required to secure your place. Camp is from 10 am to 2 pm.  Bookings can be made for a single day or multiple days. Camp is suitable for  5 – 14-year old beginners.

What to bring

We recommend children bring a change of clothes, snacks, and drinks (no single use plastics please). Water bottles can be refilled in the restaurant. Rain coat and boots are essential!

What to wear

Children should wear boots with small heels and long flexible and comfortable trousers. We recommend layering clothing and bring a rain jacket every day. We provide approved riding helmets.  We strongly recommend that children wear a properly fitted body protector when riding.

€50 per child per day.

Enquiries can be made by emailing info@slieveaughtycentre.com, or book online at https://hopoti.com/stable/SlieveAughtyRidingCentre.

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