There are a number of horseriding stables within a short distance of Riverhaven who offer lessons/sessions to persons of all ages and all abilities.

Moorlands Equestrian Centre, operated by the McManus family in the local town of Drumshanbo has been in operation since 1993 and offers lessons, treks, cross-country ride-outs, hunting and pony camps all year round.  More information can be found at and guests staying at Riverhaven can avail of a 10% discount on all lessons. 

Lough Gara Riding Stables also offer horse riding and other country pursuits in an idyllic rural setting in County Sligo.  As well as horse riding lessons Lough Gara Riding Stables provide clay pigeon shooting, archery, falconry and Air rifle Shooting.

The Center is run by husband and wife, Adrian and Jimmy Kneale.  Activities at Lough Gara Riding Stables are available to suit young children and teenagers as well as adults.  They also run tailor made events for corporate team building, school tours, family get togethers, kids’ birthday parties and stag and hen parties.

More information on Lough Gara Riding Stables can be found at and a 10% discount can be enjoyed by all guests staying at Riverhaven.