13 December 2017
For the uninitiated, Coloured Cob is a full-service equestrian centre based in Cresswell, just 10 miles north of the historic market town of Mansfield.
We offer all kinds of fun activities for the whole family, from kids pony parties to pub treks and other riding experiences for adults, whether complete beginners or advanced riders, from 30 minute rides up to 3 hours.
09 October 2017
We’ve yet to meet a child who hasn’t absolutely loved a pony party! We’re perfectly placed to offer a fantastic range of options for pony parties to kids right across the Derbyshire region, from grooming and plaiting to games, treks and Enchanted Unicorn parties! Click for full options and prices.
11 September 2017
We can assure you that, even if getting on a horse for the first time feels daunting, nobody we’ve ever come across has ever regretted doing so; it truly is a worthwhile pursuit for all ages and abilities. Still unsure if it’s for you? Read on…
23 September 2016
You could choose to go to one of those soft play areas for your child’s party (hmmm…).
You could decide you can handle loads of kids at home (hide the fine china…).
15 August 2016
Back in April (where has that time gone!!?) we held an extra special Side Saddle Demonstration Event at Coloured Cob Equestrian Centre…and what a success it was!
It was great to see so many people come down to watch and, in many cases, have a go
01 August 2016
Here at Coloured Cob Equestrian Centre, we love show jumping – just like so many of you that come down to take part.
Okay – we might not all be the next Scott Brash…but you don’t need to be British number one to enjoy show jumping. At Coloured Cob, we believe learning new skills or improving on your current show jumping ability makes this fabulous sport so much fun. It really is open to everyone!
17 June 2016
If you love horse riding – or you really want to give it a go – why make it just a small feature of your break away, when it can be the main focus of your holiday at the Coloured Cob Equestrian Centre?
With stunning surroundings to explore and highly recommended hotels in the area - you can now book for Coloured Cob Equestrian Centre’s fabulous 3 day riding experience.
20 May 2016
It hardly seems like two minutes since Easter and before you know it, it’ll be the end of May and the children will be off school again – leaving you with the struggle of filling their days.
But fear not – because with Coloured Cob’s Holiday Activity Days, the kids can saddle up for some serious pony fun this Whit week.
Coloured Cob’s Holiday Activity Days are running from 10am till 3pm on Wednesday the 1st and Thursday the 2nd of June – and fun with the ponies is an absolute certainty.
18 March 2016
Make a date in your diary!
Because at Coloured Cob Equestrian Centre, we’ve got a fantastic night of horsing around all lined up!
It’s our special Side Saddle Demonstration and Have A Go Night – and it’s definitely not one to be missed.
Ticket sales are already galloping out of the door, so you’re best booking your tickets now to avoid disappointment.
26 February 2016
Mother’s Day is galloping towards us – and if the thought of treating your Mum to the usual card, flowers and chocs isn’t doing it for you at all, saddle up for something extra special from Coloured Cob Equestrian Centre.
Because for Sunday 6th March, we’ve got two extra special offers for one extra special lady.
Exclusively at Coloured Cob Equestrian Centre – your Mum can choose either…