XCountry Course Hire
Course currently closed due to COVID-19
The course is available for private hire at £20 per horse/rider
Our xcountry course is suitable for all ages and abilities, set on beautiful hills and grassland.
PRE BOOKING REQUIRED * Unless an Open schooling day*
All riders 16 and under must be accompanied by a responsible adult, on foot or horseback.
Back protectors are compulsary for XC Schooling and competitions.
One on site toilet
Over 50 Jumps ranging from 40cm – 1m20
Huge Variety of Jumps : Open ditch, roll tops, water complex, trakanher’s, Combinations, Walls and many more
£10 an hour arena hire incl. Small selection of SJ’s.
You may bring your own Instructor
Regular competitions and schooling days
Kielder Meats Refreshments on schooling days
Large grass car park
Please note that on these occasions all riders under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Please ensure no horsebox's are mucked out onto the parking field!
Please also make sure that all valuables, including any surplus tack or rugs are locked in vehicles whilst they are unattended during your use of the facilities.
Other dates for schooling individually or in groups, Pony Club and Children's parties are available by prior arrangement. Or if you wish to hire the course to run your own hunter trial
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A declaration form can be found in the portokabin and must be completed BEFORE you commence on the course. Envelopes can also be found inside to be used to post forms and money into the postbox on the side.
Riders must NOT commence on the course without signing a form.
Please contact us at or 01434672340 with name, number of horses, date, approx arrival time and a telephone number to confirm your course booking.
Pre Booking Required
£20 per horse/rider
8am - 9pm
Dogs are welcome at Little Whittington, providing they are kept on a short lead at ALL times and are cleaned up after please.
Competition days -
Sadly no dogs are permitted