Bridleway sign

Bridleway sign

Churchtown

Churchtown

Crossing the river

Crossing the river

Galloping

Galloping

Horses

Horses

Immaculate Bridleway

Immaculate Bridleway

Long Lane

Long Lane

Lower Dunkery

Lower Dunkery

Treasure Hunt Ride

Treasure Hunt Ride

Winsford Hill

Winsford Hill

 

 

NB. Anyone taking part in Bridleways Association events (including escorted/guided rides) MUST be wearing a hat to the current standard

ie: EN1384, BSEN, plus either PAS 015 or Snell.

PAS 015 and Snell will continue to be accepted on their own.

 

Details of 2019 Events

 

Guided Rides

Open to members only - membership can be arranged on the day see our how to join page for further details.

Sunday 28th April - Comers Gate Ride - Led by Barbara Wigley - This is your chance to have a sneak preview of some of the 2019 Golden Horseshoe route. - approx 20K (12 miles). To book email Barbara Wigley at barbaraann.wigley@gmail.com  or call 01643 841183  

Sunday 23 June - Summer Solstice Ride near Wimbleball Lake - Led by Shelagh Dean - Enjoy a picturesque ride around this beautiful area - approx 15k (10 miles). To book email Shelagh Dean at sparrowzfrance@gmail  or call 01398 331598

All guided rides accommodate a maximum of eight people. These rides are to show you around routes you may not have been on before and will be paced accordingly. Dates may be altered if there are adverse weather conditions.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Treasure Hunt

Sunday 1 September - approx 20k (12 miles) along a marked route of moorland, bridleways, quiet lanes, woodland and open fields, with additional clues to solve.

Prizes for winners and rosettes for all who join us.

Children under 16 years must be accompanied by an adult (maximum 2 children per adult).

Hats to current BHS riding club standard, must be worn by all mounted riders. All horses 4 years and over.

Entry form to follow. Location TBC

Below are a few photos of the competitors from 2018

 

Other Bridleway & Restricted Byway Users

From time to time motorised vehicles, cyclists and trail riders use the bridleway network for rallies, etc. We will post here any information we have about when these are to happen. If you know of any coming soon in your area please contact the web master Amanda Hamley: amanda.hamley1@gmail.com to have it listed on the web site.

 

If you would like to try riding in a different area of Somerset, have a look at the South Somerset Bridleways Association website.