Associazione sportiva dilettantistica
Le Siepi Country Farm
Via del Colle s.n.c.
67026 Poggio Picenze AQ
tel. +39 3477217352 (Aida) - +39 3335803846 (Stefano)
Le Siepi Country Farm is in Poggio Picenze, an ancient village that contributed to the founding of L’Aquila (13km). The settlement is on a hilltop at 760m asl, dominating the Aterno valley, encircled by the Velino–Sirente and Gran Sasso mountain chains, crossed by the L’Aquila–Foggia Tratturo Magno sheep track.
About us and what we do
Le Siepi Country Farm is an FISE-affiliated amateur sports association based on a farm that breeds horses, has a show-jumping school and offers cross-country rides. Excursions and trekking are organized on a regular basis.
Recommended destinations in the district
Bridle paths and horseback trails
Le Siepi Country Farm is near the Tratturo Magno, the royal sheep track that leads from L’Aquila to Foggia. Travelling across the track, riders pass the Poggio Picenze white stone quarry and reach Peltuinum archaeological site.
Horses available, facilities for visiting horses
Eight horses and two ponies for equestrian tourism; thirty loose boxes, forty tie stalls, ten paddocks, one 20x40m arena.
Vet and farrier at 25km; veterinary pharmacy, Paganica (9km).
Accomodation for riders
Restaurant and accommodation at less than 1km (Albergo Osteria della Posta). Camping and camper area in Le Siepi Country Farm.
Transfers for accompanying persons and luggage available with prior notice.
Closest saddlery and speciality stores
Selleria Rovo (Fossa, 6km).
Other equestrian clubs nearby
A Cavallo nel Parco (Assergi, 16km); Il Ponte Grosso (Rocca di Mezzo, 26km); Ruella Endurance Stables (Tornimparte, 35km).