Lochhill Farm - Ringford - Castle Douglas - DG7 2AR - 01557 820225

Lochhill Equestrian Centre

A riding hat to BHS approved standard must be worn at all times when riding or working with horses/ponies.  Hats can be provided and visitors own hats will be checked by a staff member prior to riding. Riders should wear appropriate, close fitting clothing and sturdy boots with a small block heel.  It is advisable to wear gloves when riding.




Pony Club Centre

Carriage Hire

Wedding and general purpose carriages available for hire.

Enquiries by telephone please.

Price on application.



Common Rides (Guid Nychburris)

Horses available for hire for various common rides (Kirkcudbright, Gatehouse, Dumfries). Prices include tack and turnout, delivery/collection from event, support during the event. Riders must try out horse/pony prior to event and satisfy the instructor that their riding is of a high enough standard to safely complete the event. Riders must obtain private insurance for the event and the principal insurance document must be produced to the Centre prior to the event. A non-refundable deposit will be taken at time of booking. For further information and prices, please contact by telephone 01557 820225 / 07885 168093.



Various livery packages available – see Livery page for more information


Clipping and trimming can be arranged on site. Instruction available.


We run various different competitions and events throughout the year - please see events calendar for more information.