Horseback riding in Castricum

Paardrijden op het strand in Castricum

It is also good to stay in Castricum for the horse lover. The beach, the woods and the agricultural hinterland are just perfect for horse rides. In the surroundings there are different equestrian routes defined which are taking you along the meadows, woods and the beach.

Horseback riding

Paardrijden op het strand in Castricum

Do you want to get horseback riding with your own horse in and around Castricum? In the surroundings there are different parking facilities for horses. There are also riding schools which are renting horses.

In the riding schools horses are ready for you to go into nature for a couple of days. You come through woods, dunes and along the beach. Every day a guided ride outside is made. A ride in daytime is nicely relaxing.


Paardrijden op het strand in Castricum

Horseback riding at the beach relaxes you completely. Feel the wind through your hair when your horse drives in galops through the breakers. Are you going yourself horseback riding at the beach? Then there are two important things to take into account: de times that you are allowed at the beach and the tides.

Horse riding on the beaches of Castricum is prohibited during the bathing season (from May 1 till September 30) daily from 09.00 till 20.00 hours. Outside this period and times horse riding on the beaches is allowed.

Please read the information boards carefully, which are at each beach (entrance).

Horseback riding at the beach is the most beautiful at low tide, one could gallop to his heart’s content over the wide beach. Please watch carefully at the information signs which are at each beach(entrance) for eventual (temporary) rules.

Riding schools

For horseback riding in Castricum we recommend you following companies:

Reuring op Stal

Polderdijk 2, Castricum
tel. +31 652 646 133
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Manege Heemskerk

Noordermaatweg 1, Heemskerk
tel. +31 251 244 914
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Manege Groot

Herenweg 154, Egmond a/d Hoef
tel. +31 725 061 907
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RSC De Schimmelkroft

Kerkweg 221B, Heemskerk
tel. +31 251 231 164
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Manege de Hoef

Herenweg 130, Egmond aan den Hoef
tel. +31 725 065 840
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