Mini Pony Days

Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday in school holidays 10am-1pm a great opportunity for smaller children or those not sure on the longer days to enjoys time with the ponies, children will enjoy an hours grooming and tacking up followed by an hour ride and finish with an hours stable management.

Birthday Partys

A fabulous change from the norm. One hour party on horseback. The party goers play games such as musical statues, musical chairs (buckets), ride and run and many more. All riders are lead by a trained helper. A minimum of 6 up to a maximum of 8 children.A good time is always guaranteed and all the children receive a rosette at the end.


Pony Club

We are the largest affiliated PONY CLUB CENTRE in the South West with over 30 members, and we run a 2 hour lesson each week.

Children wishing to join must be able to canter safely on their own.

Each lesson is split into 2 parts, Riding and Stable Management.

Each group work towards achievement badges and test, these differ from group to group as each group is at a different stage.

If you would like more information or to find out how to join please contact Jacky.

Oaklands Riding school and livery yard was established in 1971 and has always been a family run business.We pride ourselves in the quality and variety of our 50 riding school horses and treat each customer as an individual, catering for any specific needs.

Licence by Exeter City Council, Licence Number ABO02 To Joyce and Jacky Newbery


Oaklands stables is set in the beautiful Devonshire countryside with the added advantage of being on the outskirts of Exeter.