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Cumbrian Heavy Horses

#1 of 12 things to do in Millom Features Animals
Baystone Bank Farm Nr Millom, Whicham Valley | Cumbria, Millom LA18 5LY, England
+44 7769 588565
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Amazing ride.

We had an amzing ride with Annie and guests, everyone was so friendly and helpful, especially as I... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
andrewclaxton
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Norwich, United Kingdom
Absolutely fabulous!

My girlfriend and I have just been on a fell ride at Cumbrian Heavy Horses and it surpassed all... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Matt R
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  • Very good3%
  • Average2%
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“fell ride” (30 reviews)
“ride leader” (22 reviews)
“gentle giants” (24 reviews)
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Baystone Bank Farm Nr Millom, Whicham Valley | Cumbria, Millom LA18 5LY, England
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+44 7769 588565
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had an amzing ride with Annie and guests, everyone was so friendly and helpful, especially as I had not ridden out on a hack since aged 14. We were made to feel very comfortable, and the pre-ride facts and information session was invaluable. Annie...More

Thank andrewclaxton
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I have just been on a fell ride at Cumbrian Heavy Horses and it surpassed all expectations! Sian, our guide, was fantastic and tailored the ride perfectly to suit out riding abilities, as well as having a fab general knowledge of the...More

Thank Matt R
Reviewed 1 week ago

How can you describe such a fantastic experience. I have wanted to do this farm ride for such a long time and bought this as a surprise gift for a lovely friend over from Australia to celebrate her 60th birthday.....whilst also treating myself and my...More

Thank Aggie418
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I visited for a farm ride earlier this week, with my partner being a complete beginner and I myself having some experience but very nervous. The farm is wonderful, all the horses are extremely well looked after and simply gorgeous. I was...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have wanted to come here for a few years now and finally got my chance whilst we were holidaying in the lakes. I have been riding for a long time so chose the fell ride to give me a chance of experiencing the beautiful...More

Thank Susie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic horses, professional and good staff and very beautiful views! Holiday ride is amazing which starts with beach ride and goes up to the hills. I highly recommend this place.

Thank 998mikaelak
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our third visit to Cumbrian Heavy Horses and already planning our next. Absolutely amazing horses,great staff, breathtaking scenery and simply a privilege to be able to ride these gentle giants. Annie paired me with the beautiful Fred, and l have to say he was the...More

Thank Clare S
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Loved loved loved it I cannot recommend more. Horses matched perfectly to both riders. Best experience of my life. Can't wait to come back

Thank Danni C
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

My husband booked me on a 3day Western Lakes weekend as a surprise Xmas present, can't recommend it enough!! I rode the magnificent Thor, he is built like a tank but the most responsive horse I've ever ridden, and as honest as the day is...More

Thank Wardys21
Reviewed 8 June 2017

I absolutely loved visiting the Cumbrian Heavy Horses! I came for a beach ride, the weather wasn't quite agreeing with my plans so Annie contacted me to move my ride to the next day which I really appreciated. When I finally got there I could...More

Thank HeyYoShell
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Heather M
19 March 2017|
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Response from EssexDeb29 | Reviewed this property |
i think the farm ride would be better for your husband. The longer rides on the beach are for the more experienced. I can recommend the farm rides though, having been on one myself.
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Angela C
16 June 2016|
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Response from Whitecombewalker | Property representative |
Hi, we are primarily a Riding Centre showcasing the versatility of the six different breeds of heavy horse we have here. We will always enable folk to see the horses -you can see them in the fields and they are out working... More
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kinsellamelissa
4 December 2015|
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Response from Margaret R | Reviewed this property |
Cambrian Heavy Horses have very large horses. Their name is self explanatory. Please use your common sense and contact the owner through their website NOT Trip Advisor.
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