Carsington Water 2020

Great winter ride to get the season started

Ride Date:

26 Jan

This ride has been completed

  • Carsington water,Millfields car park, Big Lane, Ashbourne DE6 3JL
  • Sport Endurance
  • Pleasure Ride 8 or 16 miles.
Maria Angilletta (1), Juliet Attwood (1), Nina Barker (1), Adrian Beaty (1), Suzie Beeson (1), Justina Bramall (1), Lesley Cantrill (1), Lucy Carter (1), Charlotte Chadwick (1), Ruth Chadwick (1), Joanna Cooney (1), Julie Cooney (1), Katherine Daniel (1), Bernadette Day (1), Celia Dyson (1), Angela Gealy (1), Jessica Green (1), Jill Hancock (1), Marie Hanlon (1), Dave Harding (1), Deborah Hart (1), Alma James (1), Caroline Johansson (1), Donna Lane (1), Katie Lovatt (1), Georgia Massey (1), Helen Morgan (1), Jenny Needham (1), Marian Nicholson (1), Philip Nott (1), Nichola Pell (1), Jessica Reynolds (1), Heather Scholefield (1), Judith Thomas (1), Aimee Thompson (1), Bob Turner (1), Julie Turner (1), valerie whalley (1), Lisa Whitehouse (1), SUE WILCOCKSON (1), Nicola Woodhead (1)

RIDE DATE: Sunday 26th January 2020

Please could all riders make a note in the comments box when booking if they are sharing a lift and who with or if they will travelling alone. There is limited parking and this info is vital as it may allow opening the ride to more members

VENUE: Carsington water, Millfields car park, Big Lane, Ashbourne DE6 3JL. This is not the main car park, it is a smaller tarmac carpark on the south side of the reservoir.

LAST DATE FOR CANCELLATIONS AND EARLY BOOKING DISCOUNT: Monday 20th January 2020 NB No credits or refunds will be given after this date

ENTRY FEES: Pleasure Ride – Sport Endurance member £18.00, Non-member £23 (if space allows)

                ***£3 discount only if book on-line by published date***


                    Junior Rider £8  (12 and unders as at 31.12.2020)


This is a members priority ride and open as early booking for members only. If space allows, we will open the ride to non members 2 weeks before the ride



START TIMES: Start any time between 9.30am and 11.00. Those doing the longer mileage out by 10.00am and everyone back by 1.30pm please

CLASS/DISTANCE: Pleasure Ride (PR) 8 or 16 (8 twice) miles

                            Not suitable for Lead Rein.

RIDE ORGANISER: Ian Bosworth. Contact numbers ** on the day of the ride only ** 0747 380 3874 or 0743 475 6817  email :

ENTRIES: No postal entries. Please book on line. For web help please see the Help Panel on the home page. Pleasure ride entries on the day via the website only with screenshot or printout of entry verification may be available if ride not full . NO CASH ENTRIES


VENUE TYPE: Hard standing car park. Please clean up after yourself and your horse.

FACILITIES: Toilets available in car park.  CafĂ© at the visitors centre approx two 3rds of the way round

VACCINATIONS: The Sport Endurance minimum requirement is either an annual booster within the last 12 months or the first two vaccinations of a new programme.  Horses must be at least 4 years of age. By booking this ride you are confirming that your horse will have adequate vaccination on the day of the ride.

RIDE DETAILS: Taking in the Stunning derbyshire scenery that sorrounds one of the uk’s biggest resevoirs and a wildlife haven for a multitude of birdlife and Otters.  Mostly surfaced paths with some grass verges on multi user trails. A small amount of  road work, on a very quiet road. There will be a small ford to cross, or alterantively use the bridge