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Babeny Farm Stables - Poundsgate - Dartmoor

Babeny Farm Stables - Poundsgate - DartmoorBabeny Farm Stables - Poundsgate - DartmoorBabeny Farm Stables - Poundsgate - Dartmoor
Address: Babeny Farm Stables
Town: Newton Abbot
County: Devon
Postcode: TQ13 7PS
Telephone: 01364 631 296
Category: Horse Riding
Welcome to Babeny Stables

Open all year round. 

Babeny Farm has been farmed by 3 generations of Wilkinsons, rich in history as an ancient Tenament and originally the mill for Lydford Parish.

The present generation of Wilkinsons also maintain a long history of horses and horsemanship including national hunt racing and hunting point-to-pointing on Arab Stud, Dartmoor Ponies, a livery and hacking yard established over a half century.

Set in the heart of beautiful moorland we offer riding for all abilities including beginners.

Babeny Farm is one of the most respected riding establishments in the area.

We look forward to meeting you and escorting you on one of our rides, riding across the moor is an excellent and easy way to discover the beauty of Dartmoor.

If you have never ridden before, why not try now! With our friendly and experienced staff we are sure you will enjoy the experience that Babeny Farm Stables has to offer.

Novice Hacks

These rides are extremely popular with clients who have never ridden before. We have a large demand for these rides in the summer months, these rides are tailored to meet the needs of clients with little or no experience, they are an excellent and easy way to explore Dartmoor.

Intermediate Hacks

These riders are geared for the Client who has had some previous experience and wishes to be a little more adventurous.

Advanced Hacks

These riders are geared for the more experienced rider. The rider will enjoy the opportunity to have two hours of challenging ridining across Dartmoor. They are tailored to meet the needs of the riders.

Full Day Rides & Private Lessons

Please ring the stables for details of day rides and private lessons and we'll more than happy to assist you.

Pub Rides

These rides are geared for any ability, the ride consists of one and a half hours ride to the pub, approximately one hour in the pub and one hours ride home again. They leave the yard at 10:30am and return at 2pm . They are ideal for groups of mixed abilities as all levels of experience can ride together.

These pub rides are also available in the evenings during the summer months (May to September) leaving at 6pm and returning at approximately 9:30pm.