Welsh Equestrian Counties

Horse Riding in Welsh Equestrian Counties

Your Guide to Horse Riding in Welsh Equestrian Counties …

The spectacular scenery in Welsh equestrian counties and the superb network of bridleways and rural trails are tailor-made for horse riders of all abilities.

The Welsh Equestrian landscape is a rugged land full of wide open spaces, with green valleys that stretch for miles and a large rural equestrian population.

Wales has excellent access to good horse riding and other equestrian pursuits.

Use this page for a quick review of the various welsh counties and to link directly to welsh equestrian centres and horse riding facilities in that area.

Welsh Equestrian Counties …

Horse Riding in Anglesey
Horse Riding in Anglesey

The beautiful west coast of Anglesey, North Wales has a thriving horse riding community and a rich equestrian history. Award winning sandy beaches and unspoilt countryside with magnificent views of Snowdonia …

Horse Riding in Brecknockshire

Horse Riding in Brecknockshire

Most of the Brecon Beacons National Park lies within the county. Horse riders are well catered for with Builth Wells the home of the Red Dragon Endurance Ride, the Epynt Way and the new Radnor Hills Route …


Horse Riding in Caernarfonshire
Horse Riding in Caernarfonshire

Main towns are Carnarvon, Bangor, Pwllheli, Conway, Criccieth, Nevin, and Tremadoc. The river Gwyrfai valley has traffic free bridleways and stunning views of Snowdonia. Horses and trekking are widely available …

Horse Riding in Cardiganshire
Horse Riding in Cardiganshire

Riders visiting Ceredigion will enjoy beautiful mountainous landscapes, forests and rivers. Old drovers’ routes lead over the mountains and a variety of equestrian centres and stable yards exist in Cardigan …


Horse Riding in Carmarthenshire
Horse Riding in Carmarthenshire

The Countryside Unit of Carmarthenshire County Council work closely with Forest Enterprise to provide riding trails and parking areas within woodlands in order to provide facilities for both walkers and horse riders …

Horse Riding in Denbighshire
Horse Riding in Denbighshire

The Denbigh and Flint Show ground sits in the heart of the beautiful Vale of Clwyd, with almost 1,000 horses. The Light Horse section is almost a Show within the Show. Hunters for riding, breeding and working show alongside Arabs …


Horse Riding in Flintshire
Horse Riding in Flintshire

Horse riding in Flintshire takes you through a beguiling mix of country villages, traditional market towns, sandy beaches, medieval castles and some of the most stunning scenery in North Wales …

Horse Riding in Glamorgan
Horse Riding in Glamorgan

All aspects of horse riding are available within the Vale and nearby. From beach to mountain rides, beginners to advanced together with a wide variety of riding stables, riding schools and equestrian centres …


Horse Riding in Merioneth
Horse Riding in Merioneth

The premier event of the year is the Merioneth Agricultural Society Show which features a great many ridden and showing classes including Welsh Mountain and Welsh Cob classes as well as working hunter, affiliated and BSJA events …

Horse Riding in Montgomeryshire
Horse Riding in Montgomeryshire

If you are interested in long-distance trail riding, endurance riding or simply exploring the beautiful mid Wales countryside with miles of off-road riding with your own horse Montgomeryshire is the place …


Horse Riding in Monmouthshire
Horse Riding in Monmouthshire

The Monmouthshire Show has over 900 horse entries with showing classes from heavyweight hunters to Shetland ponies, from practical working hunters, including side saddle classes to the ever popular Welsh Cobs …

Horse Riding in Pembrokeshire
Horse Riding in Pembrokeshire

Horse Riders in Pembrokeshire have a wide choice whether you want to ride across open moorland, along wooded bridleways or down quiet country lanes, there’s something for everyone …


Horse Riding in Radnorshire
Horse Riding in Radnorshire

Enjoy horse riding and pony trekking in the peace and beauty of the the Mid-Wales countryside. The Brecon Beacons and Radnor Loop is a 75 mile circular ride through Radnorshire in Mid Wales which can take four days to ride …