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Gwydyr Stables Riding & Trekking Stables

Why not try our celebrated pub ride?

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The riding centre at Gwydyr Stables (formerly Ty Coch) was established in 1973 and offers a wonderful location for horse riding, pony trekking or extended day trail rides.
e are situated 4 miles from Betws y Coed and surrounded by National Trust and Forestry Commission land. It provides breathtaking scenery in which to enjoy the excellent views across the Snowdonia Mountains.

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Individuals or groups are catered for by a team of experienced staff conducting rides on a variety of over 30 horses that range in size and ability from novice treks to experienced rides.

The staff have to undergo continuous development especially on safety issues including first aid and riding qualifications. Radio contact is maintained with the centre during treks.


Rides are available throughout the year from a half-hour to full day, including summer evenings. Why not try our celebrated pub ride? Also available is our two or three-day trail rides around the area, with either camping, bunkhouse, B & B or hotel accommodation to chose from.

Accommodation is available in the farmhouse or at our self-catering caravan if required. Betws y Coed and Penmachno offer a variety of accommodation and other activity options.

Rates include hire of hats

Group rates available for 10 or more, ask for details.

Limited disabled facilities

Open all year

En suite farm guesthouse accommodation

Advance booking is always advisable.

Telephone anytime or book on line (link to page)

Accredited with the Wales Trekking and Riding Association

Price List 2010

Half Hour £ 15.00
One Hour £ 20.00
One & half Hour £26.00
Two Hour £30.00
Half Day £36.00 (3 Hours)
Pub Ride £43.00 ( 5 Hours)
Full Day £60.00 (6 Hours)
Bed & breakfast per day £25.00
Evening Meals each £10.00
Packed Lunches £4.50

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All year

Contact Details

Gwydyr Stables Riding & Trekking Stables


Penmachno Conwy LL25 0HJ Wales

Tel: 01690 760248

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