• Sporting activities

Discovery Course

The Ranch Nordique offers you riding traineeships during French holiday.
The discovery course is for the youngest, and those who are taking their first steps in the equestrian world, from 6 years old.

Sporting activities Discovery Course Méribel


Méribel (73550)
Average length : 2h
Animals not allowed

A course to discover the whole world of pony/horse.
Learn the basics while having fun. Acquire autonomy in handling, preparing, caring for the pony/horse and its equipment; integrate safety rules; explore the sensations at the 3 paces. Hear what horses tell us and read their emotions.

2 or 3 afternoons of 2 hours (2 p.m. - 4 p.m.).
- 3 afternoon formula: Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday
- 2 afternoon formula: Thursday/Friday

Outdoor activity. Ranch Nordique respects the measures requested by the government in the fight against the covid 19.


One price: 60 to 90 € (2 afternoon: 60€
3 afternoon: 90€).

It is strongly advised to take out a license from the French Equestrian Federation. Indeed, many insurances do not take into account accidents related to horse riding.
Optional: annual junior license €25 / green license 1 month €10. Available at the office.
If you do not wish to subscribe to a license for your child, please provide us with a copy of an insurance certificate covering the risks associated with the practice of horse riding.

Number of participants : - 8 pers. Max.
Methods of payment accepted : Cheque, Cash, Online payment


Animals not allowed
Languages spoken : English, French

In the backpack: a snack, a bottle of water, sunscreen, a hat/cap, a vest/sweater.
How to dress: if your child does not have riding clothes, please equip them with at least soft trousers and high shoes (boots, walking shoes). Helmets can be loaned.


From 04/07 to 26/08/2022, every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday between 2 pm and 4 pm.
During French holiday.

Average length : 2h

  • Accompanied
  • Lesson
  • Equipment provided
  • Course
  • Group lesson


Le Bois d'Arbin Méribel - Centre 73550 Méribel
Start near : Méribel (73550)

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Information update on 30/05/2022 by Méribel Tourisme