What to wear while horse trekking


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What to wear while horse trekking

 For your comfort and safety, you should ensure that you wear appropriate riding gear  


Riding Hat (Mandatory)

Hard riding hat complying to the current B.S.I standard (BSEN 1384 /PAS015) We can supply one if required. 

Bicycle helmets are not acceptable

Riding boots or jodhpur boots & half-chaps. 

Strong walking shoes or boots with a small heel and a smooth sole will suffice for beginners.  

Runners/trainers are not acceptable  (NB)  You will not be allowed to ride wearing runners or trainers.


Thick leggings or tracksuit bottoms would suffice 

Jeans could be worn but might cause friction

Outdoor clothing 

Any jacket appropriate for the weather – preferably waterproof. Sweatshirts/tee shirts should have long sleeves 

Fasten jackets properly – no flapping. No short sleeves. No loose scarves. No dangling jewellery

Riding gloves  

 Recommended but optional


Body protector 

 Recommended but optional



Ultimately it is the rider’s responsibility to dress appropriately and we reserve the right to cancel any trek in the interests of the safety of the rider.