riding centre at Gwydyr Stables (formerly Ty Coch) was established in 1973 and offers a
wonderful location for horse riding, pony trekking or extended
day trail rides.
are situated 4 miles from Betws y Coed and surrounded by National
Trust and Forestry Commission land. It provides breathtaking
scenery in which to enjoy the excellent views across the Snowdonia
ndividuals or groups
are catered for by a team of experienced staff conducting rides
on a variety of over 30 horses that range in size and ability
from novice treks to experienced rides.
The staff have to undergo continuous development
especially on safety issues including first aid and riding qualifications.
Radio contact is maintained with the centre during treks.
There is the opportunity to practice Archery whilst visiting Gwydyr Stables.
ides are available
throughout the year from a half-hour to full day, including
summer evenings. Why not try our celebrated pub ride? Also available
is our two or three-day trail rides around the area, with either
camping, bunkhouse, B & B or hotel accommodation to chose
available in the farmhouse or our on site caravan. Betws y Coed and Penmachno offer
a variety of accommodation and other activity options.
Rates include hire of hats
Group rates available for 10 or more, ask for details.
Limited disabled facilities
Open all year
En suite farm guesthouse accommodation
Advance booking is always advisable.
Telephone anytime or book on line (link to page)
We are unable to accept credit cards.
Please note that due to the duty of care we have to the horses there is a weight limit for participents. Please contact us for further information.