New prices for lessons and rides from 1 April 2017.
Please be advised Group lessons/rides will be £30 from 1 April 2017. (If you buy a sheet of 10 before 1 April, you will get 11 lessons for £290 - £26.40 per session. Maximum 1 sheet per person.)
Our new booking and cancellation policies are: any person booking 2 or more clients will be asked to pay 50% at time of booking - only refundable if cancellations more than 48 hours before. All other cancellations within 48 hours will be charged a £10 service charge as horses/arenas and instructors have been allocated.
Additional date for Own a pony days.
Common rides dates and prices for 2017 added.
Own a pony days in Easter.
Job Vacancy Part time. Tower farm is looking for a reliable, hard working and enthustic person to join their team. Position now filled.
Added Pony Parties page.
Patrick Print Pole work clinic in March (for privately owned horses) We are very pleased to be able to offer a number of clinics in coming months with Patrick Print OBE FBHS. Patrick has numerous years experience in many equestrian disciplines. He offers lessons from novice to international standard.
Easter Fun SJ. Fun SJ show with options for novice/nervous/first timers. We will have a mini clear round and then a lower height option for class 1. Help available to gain confidence, rules explained on the day. Perfect opportunity to try out a sj competition in a relaxed enviroment. Rosettes for everyone.
Karon Carson Flat work clinic in March (for privately owned horses).
Added Tower Farm Festive Opening Hours.
Looking for Christmas gift ideas for your loved ones? Tower Farm gift vouchers are available, great Christmas presents for anybody over 18 months. Dakota Equestrian offers Tower Farm hoodies, jackets, polo shirts and many other items make great Christmas pressies for any age.
Added Tower Farm Festive Fun SJ schedule in December.
Added FAQs page.
Added a new Tower Farm Merchandise page. Featuring hoodies, jackets, shirts, etc.
Tower Farm is looking for part-time staff. Position has now been filled. Thanks for your interest.
Added schedule of Tower Farm jumping nights between October and December.
Maintenance person required for full-time post. Position has now been filled. Thanks for your interest.
Barney, Monarch, Arnold and Osiris have been performing at the Royal Edinburgh Tattoo. They were called up last minute as the horses hired in hadn't settled. We have been incredibly proud of the way they have coped with guns, fireworks, marching bands etc.
The Household Cavalary are stabling 4 of the the Queen's grey horses and the drum horse 'Mercury' with us at present.
'Mercury' the drum horse from the Household Cavalary at Tower Farm
New livery prices from 1 July 2016.
Summer Fun Show Jumping for all in July schedule added.
We are running additional introductory sessions during school holidays. Booking essential. View dates & details.
New prices for lessons and rides from 1 June 2016.
By popular request, Tower Farm hoodies and polo shirts are available for order. Deadline 27 June.
Own a pony days in summer.
Notice: Group lessons / rides will be £29 from 1st June 2016. If you buy a sheet of 10 before 1/6/16, you will get 11 lessons for £280 - £25.46 per session).
Due to an increase in demand we are putting on additional lessons on Monday evenings from 2 May. All lessons are for 14 years old plus (Adult):
Beach ride going out Friday 1st April. Leaving the stables 9am. Please phone for any enquiries and bookings.
Minor change of tmetable: Braids Rides are now at 10.40am and 3.00pm and Treks at 11.50am and 3.00om on Saturdays.
Karon Carson Clinics spring / summer 2016.
Own a pony days in April.
Easter Fun SJ competition in April added.
Show Jumping / WH schooling practice night in March added.
Job vacancy: Tower Farm is recruiting for a full time position. Candidates must be able to teach / take out rides, plait, clip and carry our all stable duties. If you are interested, please apply CV to
Details of Andrew Hamilton Show Jumping lessons added.
Common rides dates and prices for 2016 added.
Tower Farm is looking for a full time member of staff (or 2 part time) to join our team. We are looking for an enthusiastic, reliable person to undertake yard duties and hopefully do some teaching/taking out rides. Please apply with CV to
Added schedule of TF Show Jumping Nights January - May 2016.
New prices for lessons and rides from 1 January 2016.
New Saturday timetable will come into effect from 3 January 2016. There are new start times for the morning lessons.
Festive fun with the staff / helpers / liveries and small people.
Hoodies have arrived. Please collect from office if you placed an order.
Added Tower Farm Festive Fun SJ schedule.
Great October Offer: Looking for something fun, active and educational to do with the kids during October? We are running special introductory session offer for children 5yr+ for just £15 (normally £27.50) for October only. Adults welcome. Booking essential.
New photos added on Horses at Tower Farm gallery.
Added Jumping at Tower Farm gallery page.
Added photos of 2015 Edinburgh Riding of the Marches.
A new photo on Own a pony day page.
Added schedule of TF Show Jumping Nights September - December 2015.
Own a pony days in October.
Some pictures from recent own a pony day. Places are still available. Click here for details.
2 hour ride on 13 August at 11am. Experienced riders only. Please book with office. 0131 664 3375. £48.
Tower Farm was featured on The Fountainbridge Show on STV (starts at 5.22) on 27 July. 5 days left to watch.
Tower Farm hosted training and examination for the BHS Riding and Road safety Exam on July 16th 2015. All 11 candidates were successful, Eve Korotkich, Abbie McDowall, Mis Andrews, McGlynn, Monika Sbetikate, Jessica Hogarth, Joanne Hogarth, Racheal Robertson, Tom MsManus, Eilidh Hume, Alision Blake and Alexa Ekin. Training was provided by Caroline Buckle BHSII and examined by D Mathie and J Cramb.
Due to low numbers we are going to cancel the Monday sessions from 27th July.
Added schedule of Tower Farm Show Jumping Nights July-October 2015.
Added the schedule of Fun Show Jumping for all in July.
ABRS Fun Mornings Summer 2015.
Own a pony days Summer 2015.
BHS Riding and Road Safety Exam in July. See details.
Wonderful photos at Tower Farm, courtesy of Delsim Photographic.
Job vacancy:Maintenance person required for job share. See details.
Filming with the CBBC team for the upcoming Junior Vets show in April! We will let you know when its on.
Due to demand and our Tuesday and Wednesday lessons being busy, we are now going to be offering Monday night lessons from 20 April:
They will operate the same as other sessions alternate weeks flat and jumping. The session will be taken by Belinda Northcott BHSAI. Booking now being taken.
Looking for something fun, active and educational to do with the kids this Easter? We are running special introductory session offer for children 5yr+ for just £20 (normally £27.50). Adults welcome. Booking essential.
All job vacancies have now been filled. Thanks for your interest.
This year's BHS Road Safety Exam is postponed until the summer holiday. The new date will be announced here when it is known.
Tower Farm is looking to recruit employees on a part time basis for stable duties. Click here for details.
Easter Fun Show Jumping in April added.
Own a pony days Easter 2015.
Riding and Road Safety exam at Tower Farm added.
Common rides dates and prices for 2015 added.
Event Calender updated.
Added schedule of Tower Farm show jumping competition nights 2015.
Special 6 week offer:
Looking for Christmas gift ideas for your loved one? Tower Farm gift vouchers available, great Xmas pressie for anybody over 18 month.
Schedule of Festive Show Jumping Competition in December added.
Special 6 week offer.
Minor changes to the conditions of livery.
New Saturday timetable will come into effect from Saturday 4 October. Beginners Plus lesson will be on 10am and on 1pm.
Updated shoeing prices for full/grass liveries.
Minor change of timetable: due to demand for morning lessons 1pm on Saturdays will become Beginners Plus from 4th October. We will not be running the 4pm beginners plus lesson.
Liveries will have access to the indoor arena until 10am and after 4pm on a Saturday.
Event Calender updated.
Next Show Jumping Schooling Night is on 28 August.
Added Winter 2014 SJ competition & schooling schedule. Please note that we will no longer running a points series. There will be prizes awarded on the night to the rider that has accumulated the most points riding a hired horse and also the rider on the their own horse.
Tower Farm leases out many of their fantastic horses. Leasing is a great way of experiencing a lot of time with a horse / pony but without the added worry of any vet bills, horse insurance, shoeing, worming and all the other finical implications. If you are interested, please speak to a member of staff. See terms & conditions.
Would you like to gain some knowledge and understanding of how to look after and handle a horse? Horse Ownership Certificate Course Level 1 will be starting at Tower Farm from 21st August. It is primarily aimed at first time horse owners, parents of horse owners or potential owners but is for anyone interested in the care and welfare of horses. Click here for details.
Added the details of Show Juming Schooling / Practice Night in July.
Pictures from Show Juming Practice Night on 26 June. Check our Facebook page for more pictures. Next date 24 July.
Fancy trying some mounted games? Louise Chroley, a memmber of the Scottish MGA team will be coming to Tower Farm in July. See details.
Added the schedule of Fun Show Jumping for all in July.
Show jumping training with Caroline Buckle for people on own horse or hired.
Added Tower Farm booking and cancellation policy from 1 July 2014.
New common ride booking form. No rider to be intoxicated. We reserve the right to ask you to dismount if there are any concerns. No refund will be given in that case.
Schedule of Indoor Dressge in July added. Ideal for all, especially novice horses/riders. Brilliant way for clients to sample entry level competition.
Minimum spend for card payment has been reduced to £10.
Own a Pony Days: small changes to previous advertised dates. See dates.
Added Own a Pony Days summer 2014 dates.
Tower Farm is going to arrange a very informal show jumping practice night on Thursday 26th June at 6.30pm. It will be ideal for all. The lower height will have fillers to the side for the younger/novice horses.
New livery prices for summer grass. All summer grass liveries are allocated a box with 'day' bed of straw.
Karon Carson lecture/demo at Tower Farm - amazing night and really inspiring.
Pony Parties: we offer packages to suit any age of children at 2pm on Saturdays. Popular package are:
1/2 hour ride & 1/2 hour groom (minimum of 6 children)
1 hour riding (minimun of 6 children)
Please phone to enquire.We have picnic benches and a port cabin so you are welcome to bring a cake for after, or the Braid Hills Coffee Shop (only 1 min walk) can offer a sit down birthday celebration with birthday boxes.
Schedule for Tower Farm Summer Points show jumping.
Added article about Edinburgh Riding of the Marches 2014.
Added the details of Fun Jumping Show in aid of Edinburgh March Riding Association ltd in April.
Looking for something fun, active and educational to do with the kids this Easter? We are running additional introductory sessions for children 5yr+ for just £15 (normally £27.50). You will also receive a £5 voucher to redeem at your first lesson/ride. Booking essential. View dates & details.
Minor change of timetable: as of 29 March Saturday 4pm lesson will be Beginner+.
Schedule of Indoor Dressge in April added. Ideal for all, especially novice horses/riders. Brilliant way for clients to sample entry level competition.
Photos from February Indoor Dressage competition at Tower Farm.
Common rides dates and prices for 2014 added.
Photos of Edinburgh Common Ride 2013.