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Riding with a guide:
Just relax and enjoy ...


Enjoy nature at the side of a guide who is familiar with the place

Riding in the Franconian Swiss

We start at our place, the small ranch in → Arnleithen near Pottenstein . It will always be very individual rides, max. 2 persons. If you have some experience with riding, this will help, but is not required.
For beginners we will lead the pony at hand or provide first riding lessons. For riding lessons we can also recommend the → training center at the Samainhof.


1 hour ride: EUR 30.00 per person
2 hours ride: EUR 50.00 per person

We also provide franconian dinner or stew at the campfire: EUR 18.00 per person (beverages incl.)

Please give us a call to plan your personal ride.

Day-rides in the Franconian Swiss

We will meet in Arnleithen in Franconian Swiss near Pottenstein. We will ride to a nice inn for lunch, having a long break there, ride back in the afternoon. Ca. 4 to 5 hours of riding, shorter trips are possible.


Day ride: EUR 140.00 per person, plus meals

We also provide franconian dinner or stew at the campfire: EUR 18.00 per person (beverages incl.)

Please give us a call to plan your personal ride. We also do half-day-rides.

Dates planned:
April 18th - Day ride in spring
April 19th - half day ride, booked out
April 26th - Day ride or ride to the old castle of Rabenstein
May 17th - Day ride or ride to the old castle of Rabenstein

A very special trip: day-ride to the old castle of Rabenstein

Starting in Arnleithen we will ride on wonderful ways on the plateau of the Franconian Swiss and through the valleys to the castle of Rabenstein. Lunch break will be in the Biergarten of the castle. In the afternoon we will visit the falconry and watch the eagles and other raptors in the show. We will be back in Arnleithen at ca. 19:00.


EUR 160.00 per person, incl. lunch and vistit of the falconry and show

Dates on request from April 2020 on.
Days are to short in fall and winter, we would not get back to Anleithen before darkness after visiting the falconry.


Workshop for trail riding with training ride (1 day Franconian Swiss)

How to find your way with map and compass, how to interpret the weather forecast, how to plan your tour, ...


EUR 200.00 per person

plus meals, incl. topograph. maps, training material

Dates on request, please contact me via email.

Date planned:
June 7th, 2020

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2 Days Fascinating Franconian Swiss (4 - 6 hours of riding per day)

Rocks and rivers, mythology of the Franconian Swiss, beer and dine, riding on gorgeous ways ... We'll meet in → Arnleithen and ride whole day long to our overnight stay at friends. We'll have a picknick on the way or stop at a Franconian inn. Next day we'll ride back to Arnleithen.


EUR 260.00 per person (contains guidance and organization of overnight stay for horses and riders)
Does not include board and lodging for horse and rider.
Maximum of 2 persons for this trip.

Next date:
on request - please give me a phone call or send an email.

As you like ...

Of course, I would like to make a special personal offer to you - concerning riding hours per day, length of trip, riding for 2 or 3 days, etc.

Wherever you like: → Fränkische Schweiz or → Fichtelgebirge, Oberpfalz, ....

Or we meet at your home location (up to 80km from Parsberg or Pottenstein), costs according to effort.

Please contact me for an offer.



In case you come with your own horse, I assume that your horses are save in cross-country and on the road. Saddles and bridles to be in good state. Physical constitution of horse (and rider) appropriate to the hours of riding per day.

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Next rides:

on request



Rides, hiking with horses, and more in the Franconian Swiss!
→ Arnleithen community



You do not own a horse?
Horses for rent for the Arnleithen-rides. Or visit us at the Samainhof.

→ Offers from the Samainhof

Half-day-ride → "Ride&Brunch"

Day-ride → "Steppenreiter"

Individual rides → "Wohin dein Herz dich trägt"

2-day-ride→ "Die Oberpfalz im Wechsel der Jahreszeiten"

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