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Northfield Farm Horse Riding and Trekking Centre

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Northfield Farm Flash, Buxton SK17 0SW, England
+44 1298 22543
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Totally fabulous experience!

If you love your riding, this is the place for you. I recently completed a two day pack horse... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
joclisby
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London, United Kingdom
Good trekking experience

This is a good stables horses are well looked after. The instructors are helpful and friendly... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
Lesley R
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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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Northfield Farm Flash, Buxton SK17 0SW, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you love your riding, this is the place for you. I recently completed a two day pack horse trail trek - what a wonderful experience at this first rate establishment. All horses in our group were forward-going, responsive, well mannered and kind making the...More

Thank joclisby
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This is a good stables horses are well looked after. The instructors are helpful and friendly. The countryside is lovely and who good views of the local wildlife. It was a 2 hours trek and all rides had minimum experience. You don't need to riding...More

Thank Lesley R
Elizabeth A, Owner at Northfield Farm Horse Riding and Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

Thank you for the kind comments and taking the time to review your trek out at Northfield. It is not the easiest route for novice riders but the horses and staff are brilliant at looking after you, hope to see you again.

Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic experience with the group leaders who took us on our 2 hour hack, great support for less experienced riders and a good opportunity for a canter for the more experienced. The ladies who led us out were AMAZING and ensured we enjoyed...More

Thank Donna Y
Elizabeth A, Owner at Northfield Farm Horse Riding and Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

Glad to hear you all enjoyed yourselves and that you were well looked after. Have a great day at your wedding and hope the weather is kind to you!

Reviewed 19 September 2017

Today I enjoyed a great ride out along some interesting terrain. There were four riders and two guides Jess and Joan who looked after us and opened and shut gates on route. These horses are sure footed, good tempered and well looked after. We enjoyed...More

1  Thank Kathy M
Elizabeth A, Owner at Northfield Farm Horse Riding and Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Many thanks for your lovely comments and am so pleased you enjoyed your ride with us. I will certainly pass your comments on to Jess and Joan. Liz Andrews

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Arrived on my own while rest of family at Alton Towers for two hour trek. Five others in the group, most with no riding experience but all matched up to good horses. Staff do a good job catering to your experience. Great horses, guides and...More

Thank Firefly00
Elizabeth A, Owner at Northfield Farm Horse Riding and Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your ride with us and delighted to hear you had a good time, just hope you didn't experience the recent wet weather whilst you were out on the ride! Liz

Reviewed 17 August 2017

None of our family had ridden before but we decided to do the 2 hour trek at Northfield Farm and they didn't let us down. It was everything we had hoped for and more. The staff and horses were friendly and professional and we were...More

Thank ianhodges
Elizabeth A, Owner at Northfield Farm Horse Riding and Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

It was great to hear that you all enjoyed your first time on horses, it isn't the easiest ride but a great experience and you all did so well - we even had some good weather! Liz

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous horses, super staff. Liz is brilliant - what she doesn't know about her horses (who she clearly loves) isn't worth knowing. Very highly recommended.

Thank Lynda2112
Elizabeth A, Owner at Northfield Farm Horse Riding and Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Good to see you again on your annual ride with us and thank you for the lovely comments. Thought you would enjoy your ride on Excelsa! Liz

Reviewed 6 August 2017

We were a little apprehensive when we arrived - two adults never having ridden before. Was this just for kids? Were we out of our depth? Turns out we had nothing to worry about. After parking up (free - ample parking) it turned out there...More

3  Thank TraceyJandMike
Elizabeth A, Owner at Northfield Farm Horse Riding and Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

What a great informative review! I could do with your help when writing the text for our new web site as you have really made points that I would not perhaps have considered, eg; parking and opening times of the pub. Hope you carry on...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic set up with great Horse riding trek a really scenic route which was challenging yet enjoyable for beginners only down side was unprofessionalism of certain staff members but would go again!

1  Thank who12494
Elizabeth A, Owner at Northfield Farm Horse Riding and Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thanks for the review, I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed your ride and your other comments will definitely be looked in to. Liz

Reviewed 12 June 2017

My friend and I (aged 60-something and 20-something respectively) booked for a two-day trek this weekend and had a fantastic time. We are both experienced riders and you certainly needed to be for the challenging terrain, type of riding and length of time spent in...More

Thank JAS1512
Elizabeth A, Owner at Northfield Farm Horse Riding and Trekking Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thank you for your review of the weekend spent with us riding through the amazing scenery of the Derbyshire dales. I'm sure you had a terrific view from your vantage point on Aries (all of 18hhs) fortunately with no low branches to negotiate on the...More

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Birties
4 February 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth A | Property representative |
Hi, We have 4 self catering properties at the farm which sleep 2, 4 , 5 and 7. Details are on our web site or please give me a call for availability. Liz Andrews
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Bev2705
25 July 2015|
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Response from Elizabeth A | Property representative |
There is a campsite at Blackshaw Moor Nr Leek which is approx. 4 miles away. There is also a caravan club site at Ladmanlow on the edge of Buxton, again about 4 miles away. Hope this helps Liz Andrews
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Niraj K
12 July 2015|
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Response from Elizabeth A | Property representative |
Many thanks, see you next Saturday.
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