Pony treking is a lovely way to explore the area.
Nearest to Torrisdale is Crosshill which is just a few miles away near the village of Peninver.
Barrglen is located on the west coast of Kintyre and Brenfield is slightly further afield in Mid Argyll.
- Barrglen Equitation Centre
- 01583 421397
- Under the ownership of Fiona McArthur, Barrglen Equitation Centre celebrated its 10th anniversary in May 2007. The centre is set amidst a magnificent 5,000 acre working hill sheep farm, with plenty off-road hacking, a 60m x 30m sand arena and traditional stables. Every lesson is tailored to meet your individual needs. They offer lessons ranging from beginner through to more advanced jumping or flatwork.
- Tove, David and their staff offer TREC training, riding lessons, cross country training and flatwork instruction for riders on their own horses at the Brenfield Estate riding complex. Brenfield is also a popular Horses Welcome location. Many horse owners visit Brenfield each year with their horses for a riding holiday in the highlands. Brenfield staff are available for hire as guides and their knowledge of the Argyll area from horseback is second to none.
- Crosshill Pony Trekking
- 01586 551791
- Based in the beautiful village of Peninver just 5 miles north of Campbeltown on the east coast of Kintyre Crosshill Training and Trekking Centre offers kiddies rides, half hour rides along the country road and 1 hour beach rides for all ages and abilities – 3 and upwards.