Situated relatively close to London, horse riding in Hertfordshire provides both novice and experienced riders with great opportunities, no matter what they want to do with their horse.
Hertfordshire’s countryside is wonderfully diverse. Historic Bronze Age routes lie alongside Roman roads and modern motorways.
There are areas of ancient woodland were great mansions and trees, up to 1000 years old, stand in deer parks.
The Hertfordshire landscape is rolling chalk grassland to the west and north, more wooded centrally with rivers and streams criss-crossing the south and east. A real equestrian landscape providing some terrific horse riding.
Hertfordshire Polo Club is based in Letty Green and various council licensed riding stables and livery yards offer lessons, trail riding and hacking.
Horse Riding & Equestrian Facilities in Hertfordshire.
Welwyn Equestrian Centre – 01438 815491
Arnolds Farm, Pottersheath Road, Welwyn, Herts AL6 9SZ
Established for over 30 years and offering private and semi-private riding lessons from novice to competition level; DIY, Full or Part livery stables. We are situated close to Knebworth, Codicote and Welwyn Village within easy access of the A1M.
Coursers Farm Livery Stables – 01727 822157
Coursers Road, Colney Heath, Hertfordshire AL4 0PD
Coursers Farm Livery Stables and Cross Country Course. The Cross Country Course covers 6Km of beautiful Hertfordshire countryside, near St Albans and incorporates 30-intro size and style fences, including ditches, banks and water. as well as affording access to a number of well kept local Bridleways.
Worshipful Company of Farriers – 01923 260747
19 Queen Street, Chipperfield, Kings Langley, Herts WD4 9BT
A City Livery Company which has its origins in 1356, when it was established as a Fellowship to oversee farriery within the cities of London and Westminster. Membership consists of craft farriers, veterinary surgeons and persons committed to the welfare of the Horse.
Contessa Riding Centre – 01920 821792
Colliers End Nr Ware, Herts SG11 1EN
Situated in 50 acres of beautiful Hertfordshire countryside and within easy reach of London and Cambridge, Contessa Riding Centre is a Riding and Training centre specialising in Dressage. A professional, friendly and well run riding centre of happy horses and staff.