Duration: : 90 mins (approx.)
This 90 minute ride takes you mostly on the beach from north to south and then reversed. Start times depend on the time of year and be sure to bring your camera! Our sunset ride will require that all riders must be at our stable by 4:15. If there are more than 4 people you need to be to us by 4:00 p.m. The ride will leave the stable NO LATER THAN 4:30 p.m. We will not take a ride out any later than 4:30 p.m. to avoid riding in the dark and risking a safety issue for our riders and hor
The most popular ride, is the Nevis beach and trail ride, which begins with a walk past Ft. Ashby, the first fort on the island built in 1650, leading you to one of the many secluded beaches on Nevis. Along the way, you will pass Nelson’s spring, a beautiful lagoon where clipper ships once filled up with fresh drinking water.
As you continue through Calhoun Estate where you will see Brahma cattle and, in the distance,, St. Thomas’ Anglican Church, the oldest active Anglican Church in the Caribbean (1643). You then turn east and slowly climb the mountain slope to Paradise Estate, where you will see ruins of a sugar mill and, a little farther off, the magnificent estate homes at Four Seasons. Your ride then continues through the bush, above the Four Seasons world-renowned golf course, to several grand local homes.
You continue through the village of Barnes Ghaut (ghaut meaning gorge or ravine), more bush and on to the village of Cotton Ground, which derives its name from the production of cotton in years past. The people of this village are warm and friendly and you don’t want to forget the name of your horse because the young children, who know the horses, will question you as to which one you are riding.
Our horse riding holidays are complete equestrian experiences with superb horse riding for able riders. The trails provide unforgettable horse riding along white sandy beaches