Horse Riding

At Dromoland Castle

What better way to experience country Clare than in the saddle, horse riding through the lush green countryside. Saddle up and enjoy the joy of trekking through the ancestral estate of the O’Brien’s, taking in the beautiful scenery of the 450-acre estate.
Dromoland Woodland Trek - 1 hour trekking (plus 30 mins preparation time)

The Woodland Trek is through the Dromoland Estate where you can enjoy guided trail rides through idyllic pastoral scenery, accompanied by experienced staff.

Woodland Trek Rates:
1 person - €100
2 people - €80 per person
3 people - €70 per person

Ancient Mooghaun Ring Fort Trek – 2 hours trekking (plus 30 mins preparation time)

This trek will take you to Mooghaun Ring Fort, an ancient structure built at the beginning of the late Bronze Age, around 950 BC. It was part of the original Dromoland Estate of 28,000 acres and is close to the site where the largest hoard of prehistoric gold in Western Europe was found.

Mooghaun Trek Rates:      
1 person - €160
2 people - €140 per person
3 people - €130 per person

Dromoland Castle also works with excellent local equestrian centres to offer alternative riding experiences on Irish farmland and green pastures. These equestrian centres offer indoor arenas suitable for all ages and experience. Cost from €65 per person per hour based on minimum of 2 people, including equipment and instruction.

Hats and jodhpur boots are provided. Advance bookings are highly recommended to avoid disappointment.
Please contact the hotel by calling +353 61 368144  or email sales@dromoland.ie