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Dodson & Horrell Chatsworth International Horse Trials

Type:Horse Event

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Dodson & Horrell Chatsworth International Horse Trials


Join us and enjoy world-class competition, from elegant dressage and exciting show jumping to gripping cross country.

You can also see the stars of the future in the Dubarry Burghley Young Event Horse 4- and 5-year-old classes.

Back by popular demand is the eventing challenge, held in a grass arena, which sees competitors jump a course of show jumps, immediately followed by a round of arena cross-country fences with an optimum completion time. Penalties are incurred for knock-downs, refusals and time faults.

There's a range of entertainment and activities for the whole family besides the thrilling cross country action and world's leading riders. Browse our shopping village with over 100 high-quality trade stands with a find food walk and refuel at one of our many catering outlets fit for any appetite.

The house, garden, farmyard and playground are open as usual during the horse trials.



  • On-site light refreshments


  • Children welcome


  • Parking with charge

Property Facilities

  • Dogs accepted - On a lead
  • Gift shop

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Opening Times

Season (10 May 2019 - 12 May 2019)
Friday - SundayOpen

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Chatsworth is 8 miles north of Matlock off the B6012. From M1 take A617 to Chesterfield. From Chesterfield follow signs for Chatsworth A619. Continue for 8 miles through the village of Baslow. Pass Cavendish Hotel on left, at roundabout, take 1st exit signed Chatsworth. Follow road for approx 1½ miles to Chatsworth Estate. Cross cattle grid and take next left to Chatsworth House.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest train station Chesterfield 10 miles away

Bus number 170 from Chesterfield town centre to Baslow followed by 1¼ mile walk. Calls at the House on Sundays.

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