Set in the grounds of Chilham Castle, home of the Wheeler family near Canterbury, Kent, Chilham Park has been established as a top cross country venue since 2004.
Shortlisted as a training ground for the London Olympics, the Park offers fences ranging from 2’6” up to and including a complete British Eventing Novice course designed by Scott Brickell. Chilham cross country course is set in 18th century parkland, but the centre’s aim is to a professional 21st century equestrian events.
The course is available throughout the year for hire and is ideal for the competitive rider or for the leisure rider enjoying 300 acres of beautiful scenery. Local trainers often use Chilham Park as a training ground for their students.
The centre’s Livery Yard offers both full livery and short term schooling.
Ali Ferry BHS II(SM) runs Chilham Park and teaches a wide range of pupils from beginners up to affiliated level. Flat and jumping lessons are available both in the school and over the cross-country course.