Chester Zoo 2017

Super ride – Farm ride with optional jumps, bridle paths and a section through Chester Zoo!

Ride Date:

6 Aug


  • Home Farm, Gordon Lane, Backford, Chester, CH2 4DG
  • North Wales
  • 30FS, 30LS, 20FS, 20LS, 15RS, Next Step, Pleasure Ride, Lead rein
  • Chester Zoo Camping 2017

RIDE DATE: Sunday 6th August 2017

CLOSING DATE FOR COMPETITIVE ENTRIES/ LAST DATE FOR EARLY BOOKING DISCOUNT: Monday 31st July 2017 NB No credits or refunds will be given after this date

LOCATION:    Home Farm, Gordon Lane, Backford, Chester, CH2 4DG

CLASSES:       Competitive 30FS, 30LS, 20FS, 20LS, 15RS

                     Next Step (15NS)

                     Pleasure rides (PR) include a 6 (short option - no zoo), 12 (6 mile twice), 15 or 21 mile.

                     Lead Rein 6 miles (Select class LR)

ENTRY TYPE:  Competitive Ride – £23 members only

                      Next Step – members £18, Non-member £23

                      Pleasure Ride – Sport Endurance member £18, non-member £23
                            ***£3 discount only if book on-line by published date***

          Pleasure Ride Juniors (12 and under at end December 2016) £8

START TIMES:  First Vetting 8.30am.  First pleasure horse 9.30am and last horse out no later than 11am


ENTRIES: No postal entries. Please book on line. For web help please phone 01283 810011. Pleasure ride entries on the day may be available if ride not full (CASH only at full price) - please contact the ride organiser.

VENUE TYPE: Large flat Field

FACILITIES: Catering and toilets.

CAMPING & CORRALLING: Camping & Corralling - £5 per horse, £5 per person. Please book on camping listing.

RIDE DETAILS: This is a super ride incorporating Farm ride (optional jumps), bridle paths, quiet lanes and some field headlands along with a section through Chester Zoo!  Don’t worry, you can just about see elephants, giraffes and cheetahs from the bridle path.