Equestrian: Horses & Riding

Club Hippique des Alpes
Qualified instructors for ponies and horses. Some instructors speak English. Lessons and trekking available. Located at route de Lancey, St Isimier (38).
Ecuries des Ducs
Guided and accompanied rides in the heart of the Mont Blanc valley. Lessons also available as are pony/carriage rides. Opens April through to end of November. Located at route des Communailles, Cordon (74).
Sport Equestre de la Belle Ferme
Riding school with courses for children and adults. Located at Chemin de Belle Ferme, Gex (01).
Ecuries de Vulbens
Company running stables in Switzerland and France. Lessons given. French location is Domaine des Templiers, Cologny Vulbens (74).
LOC International Horse Transport
International horse transportation with weekly trips between the UK, France and Spain. All legalities and paperwork can be arranged.
Alpine Elements
Specialists in ski holidays and activity breaks throughout the French Alps. Group, individual, family bookings organized. Mountain biking, ski lessons and snowboarding holidays, white water rafting, canyoning, hydrospeeding, hill walking and climbing.
Aravis Passion
Riding stables in the Thones, Haute-Savoie (74). Lessons for all ages and experience. Hacking, courses in dressage, jumping and eventing as well as Ski Joering in the winter. Special clinics, in English, also given by a professional British Eventer.
Les Ecuries de Gavot
Stables offering lessons and accompanied rides. Possibility of sitting examinations. Attractive location overlooking Lake Geneva. At Thieze, Feternes (74).
Centre Equestre des Bauges
Stables offering lessons as well as cross-country rides and treks. Located at Chez Lovat, Lescheraines (73).
Poney Club DEchenevex
Riding centre dedicated to ponies and run exclusively for 4-18 year olds. Located at route de Mury, Echenevex (01).