The horse-riding professionals in Gréoux-les-Bains are pleased to welcome you all year round – you’ll love discovering a pristine environment in the heart of Provence.
With not a worry in the world, explore the picturesque scenery along marked tracks through garrigue scrub, lavender fields and lakeside forest with superb vistas of the main attractions in Provence.
Horse Fair - 23 & 24 June 2012
With almost 1 horse for every 10 inhabitants, Gréoux-les-Bains takes pride in paying tribute to the most beautiful conquest of man every year. Horse breeders, horse-riding schools and the locals get together to organise this horse fair on the banks of the Verdon River. Horse shows, endurance contests, country dances, ponies, horse-drawn carriages and various other events are on the programme each year to keep you busy.
Route de Saint Julien
04800 GREOUX LES BAINS
Call David, Jacques or Anita - Tel.: 06.76.52.67.45 - email@example.com
Activities: lessons, courses, short rides.
Arena (sand): 60 x 20 for dressage
Officially-approved French 1st degree sports coaches (teachers of athletic coaches). 6 international titles and one national title in endurance, 8 years in the French equestrian team.
Route de Valensole – 04800 GREOUX LES BAINS
Tel. 04.92.78.08.16 . 06.86.25.11.58
Activities: beginner, intermediate and advanced lessons.
Disciplines: dressage, jumping, cross-country, recreational riding for children, harness driving, short rides and horseback getaways (1 to 4 days)
3 arenas (sand and rubber mulch): 60 x 25, 40 x 20 and 30 x 40
Cross-country trails – level 7 gallop (competitive trail riding)
Number of horses: 10 horses + 10 ponies
Lessons: yes – Wednesdays and Saturdays all day: 1-hour sessions on horse and 1 ½ hour sessions on pony
Week-long riding courses during the school holidays (B school zone)
Officially-approved French 1nd degree sports coaches and instructors with professional riding certificates
Activities: beginner, intermediate and advanced lessons. Classic and western-style horse riding
Grassy 8,000 m2 arena
One 15 x 20 sand ring
Boxes and livery
Number of horses: 28
Officially-approved French 1nd degree sports coaches and equestrian tourism guides
04800 GREOUX LES BAINS
Tel. 06 13 43 75 83 or 06 20 53 57 80
Breeder renowned worldwide for endurance horses, specialised in breeding and raising pure-bred and half-bred Arabian horses. He became well-known thanks to his home-bred horse, Sunday d’Aurabelle, which won several international titles and remained at top level for a number of years.