Due to high demand on beginners plus lessons we will now be putting on an additional Begginers plus class on a Sunday at 1pm.
Winter Dressage in aid of Edinburgh March Riding Association on 24th November. Very relaxed atmosphere. Ideal for everyone to have their first go at dressage.
Added dates of flat work and jumping lessons.
Fun Jumping Show in aid of Edinburgh March Riding Association on 27 October.
Edinburgh Riding of the Marches spectator vantage points on Sunday 16 September.
Show Jumping clinic with David Harland at Tower Farm Rinding Stables on Monday 17 September at 9am. Private or shared spaces available for all abilities and stages of training. Working with those wanting to improve confidence over poles on the ground, developing straightness, rhythm and control to those wanting to up their game in the ring and reach their next goal. Text Caroline Timmins on 0780 128 1757 to book a space.
Two lucky primary school children could be in with a chance to ride up the Royal Mile on horse back, as part of the Edinburgh Riding of the Marches on Sunday 16 September 2018. See details.
Job vacancy for a person to cover weekend mornings doing general duties. Position now filled.
Our very popular freelance instructor Belinda Northcott is running British Horse Society Essential Horse Knowledge Course Entry Level & Level One on Monday nights at Drum RDA. See details.
David Harland Show Jumping clinic on 7 August for privately owned horses. To book contact Caroline on 07801281757.
Added the schedule of Summer Fun Show Jumping for all in July.
Own a Pony Days additional dates.
David Harland Show Jumping Clinic at Tower Farm on the 2 July. To book contact Caroline on 0780 128 1757 or message. See details of the event on facebook.
Prices have been updated.
Notice: Group lessons / rides will be £31 from 1 June 2018. If you buy a sheet of 10 before 1 June 2018, you will get 11 lessons for £300 - £27.27 per session. Maximum 2 per person, valid for 12 months).
Occasionally we offer a buy 4 lessons at a reduced cost to use within 6 weeks to reward our loyal customers. Please look out for these offers being available.
Please refer to pricelist for other revised prices.
Own a Pony Days Summer 2018 dates & details.
Job vacancies: Tower farm is looking for an instructor to cover Sunday mornings. Individual should be keen to help clients progress in relaxed fun lessons. Previous experience with riding school preferable.
We are also looking for a new person to join our team working as either full time or part time. Previous experience essential. Positions are now filled.
Horseback archery introduction on 21 April between 4pm and 7pm. You and your horse can have a try at mounted archery with ground training in archery first, then bringing your horse for a gentle introduction to bows, arrows and shooting. Indoor arena. £20 fee + £20 for trial membership of BHAA. Contact at email@example.com for details and to book a place.
Job vacancy: full time position or people working job share. Position includes all yard duties, taking out rides and low level instruction. Position now filled.
Intermediate+ group lesson with Caroline Buckle BHS II:
From Wednesday 11 April there will be an Intermediate+ group lesson each week at 12pm with Caroline Buckle BHS II. This group will alternate between flat work and jumping week to week. April 11th will be a jump session. The jump sessions will cover, course riding, grid work, pole work, related distance, angles. The flat work will cover rider position and horse way of going, lots of exercises including lateral work.
Own horse £22
All bookings must be made in office.
Own a pony days Easter 2018.
Added the schedule of Fun Show Jumping for all in April.
We added a dedicated email address for booking enquiries.
Common rides dates and prices for 2018 added.
Added the schedule of Fun Show Jumping for all in February.
Tuesday 19th and Wednesday 20th December, we are going to be running just 2 hours evening lessons. If you were originally booked for 8.15pm, please call 0131 664 3375 to confirm. You can come along at 7.15pm. Rosettes for all on the night.
Added Tower Farm Festive Opening Hours.
Added the schedule of Christmas Charity Jumping Show for Adults and Children at Tower Farm.
Looking for Christmas gift ideas for your loved ones? Tower Farm gift vouchers are available. Great Christmas presents for anybody over 18 months. Vouchers can be redeemed for pony rides/ lessons/ ride outs/ and any other services we offer.
Dakota Equestrian offers Tower Farm hoodies, jackets, polo shirts and many other items make great Christmas pressies for any age.
Until 16/11/17, please may we ask all vehicles are parked on the street as the car park has 42 temporary stables erected. Film horses (and animals) will be staying with us whilst they are filming at Craigmiller Castle.
Please do not leave valuables in your car. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.
Job Vacancy Full time: Tower farm is looking for a reliable, hard working and enthustic person to join their team. Position now filled.
We no longer run Monday night lessons.
These are the timings for people wishing to view Edinburgh Riding of the Marches on Sunday 17th September.
New student deal / discounts added. See details.
New Helpers page added.
New livery prices.
5 of our grey boys were used by the army for a 'Scots Grey's' performance in Killiecrankie.
Patric Print pole work clinic in August.
We are working alongside Harry Hall to offer you the opportunity to join their One Club. There are many leading brands offering 30% discount. Member benefits include personal accident and public liability insurance. If you would like to become a member, please mention Tower Farm. After 5 people join up, we go into a raffle to win some great prizes which would benefit the yard. Click here.
Monarch and Osiris stood on guard at Leuchars.
Schedule of SJ and dressage lessons with Caroline Buckle added.
Summer Fun Show Jumping for all in August. First 3 classes will have a lower height option.
Own a pony days summer 2017.
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.
Added schedule of TF Show Jumping Nights January - May 2016.