Top places to go horse riding

Slip into the saddle and enjoy these beautiful places where you can go horse riding, from a unique perspective.

An autumnal ride at Ashridge Herts
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Horse riding at Ashridge 

Follow the many bridle paths on the estate to enjoy autumn on horseback.

A view from Pond Meadow towards Blickling Hall on the Estate walk

Blickling Estate 

Blickling is the perfect place to get active and explore the great outdoors in Norfolk with some wonderful routes for horses and their riders.

Pen-y-Fan and Corn Du at sunset, Brecon Beacons, Powys

Brecon Beacons 

Being on horseback is one of the best ways to see the Brecon Beacons, where you can wander at your own pace along the network of permitted bridleways and soak up the views.

Woman riding her horse on the Hoof Trail at Castle Ward

Castle Ward 

Castle Ward offers five enjoyable trails for riders, with a choice of difficulty and distance. There's something for everyone, with amazing scenery to enjoy.

Horse riders following a track

Clumber Park 

You're spoilt for choice at Clumber Park in Nottinghamshire, with woodland and parkland spots for your rides.

Horse riding at Studland, Dorset

Studland Beach 

There's day permits for beach riding or a network of bridleways across this Dorset heathland and chalk ridge to enjoy all year round.

Picture of 4 horseriders

Wicken Fen 

There are plenty of routes across the wider nature reserve for horse riders to enjoy.

Horse and rider travelling through the woods

Equine Ranger Volunteers at Arlington Court 

Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum has lots of opportunities for horse lovers to get involved - you can even volunteer as an equine ranger.