Ravensdale Lodge Equestrian Centre north of Dundalk is an ideal place to go trekking or organise a riding lesson. The centre is located in the foothills of the Cooley Mountains and offers great scenery for trekking. All level of rider is catered for and the centre can organise special all day treks across the Cooley Mountains into Carlingford. http://www.ravensdalelodge.com/. Booking in advance is essential.