Cleland Adventure Tours
Hike through the Scotland District of Barbados with Cleland Adventure Tours, or combining hiking with horseback riding. Whether you are interested in a gentle stroll on the beach or hiking through rocky terrain, our trails explore the untouched nature of the Scotland District and the calm allure of the East Coast. No matter your level of riding experience take in the fresh air and the beauty of the natural wonders of Barbados.
Cleland Gulley Hike (30-40 Minutes)
This hike commences and ends at the Cleland Equestrian Club stables and takes you through the lush and exotic Cleland Gulley.
1 Hour Hike
Our One hour Hike is an exhilarating trek through the untouched forests of the Scotland District down to the Morgan Lewis Beachset. Take in the breathtaking picturesque views of the entire East Coast of Barbados.
1 hour 30 minute Tour
Our one and a half hour trail is a combination of the one hour hike and horseback riding. Mount your horse on the Morgan Lewis beachfront and take a gentle stroll down the sandy shores. If you do not wish to participate on the horseback ride on the beach, take a 30 minute island tour and explore landmarks of Barbados such as Cherry Tree Hill and St Nicholas Abbey.
All participating riders must be over the age of 6 to participate in rides hosted by Cleland Equestrian club. Additionally, for the safety of our riders and horses, all participating riders should not weigh more than 215lb. Any existing or past medical conditions that might affect motoring skills and overall health must be disclosed before the the ride.
Riders with disabilities
Cleland Equestrian tours cater to riders with minor disabilities, injuries, or special needs. The scenic stops on all of our tours are wheelchair accessible. Please let us know in advance if you, or any member of your riding group has any disabilities.
Most of our tours facilitate small intimate groups of riders, however, we can also cater to larger groups upon request.
All participating riders must wear light clothing, ankle length trousers are recommended. All riders MUST wear enclosed shoes. Sunblock will be provided on all tours.
Clients residing on the West Coast are picked up at 8.30AM, clients residing on the South Coast are picked up at 8.45AM. These times can be changed upon request.
Light refreshments are included on each tour. Lunch can be purchased for an additional fee. (Vegetarian, chicken and fish options are available.)
Horseback Riding is a live, high-risk sport. However, we do our very best to make your experience as safe and secure as possible by using our well-schooled horses and experienced tour guides. It is imperative that you pay close attention to the instructions explained to you by your tour guides.
All tours require a cash payment to be made upfront before the ride begins. There will be no refunds after clients have signed their liability form.
There will be a cancellation fee of 50% of the total cost of the booked ride. Clients MUST cancel 24 hours in advance.
There is a minimum service charge of 10% which will be included in your final bill. Tour Guides may be tipped directly.