The South Downs, The Weald & Hickstead make Horse Riding In Sussex a must do. Sussex is a beautiful place and has a wide variety of landscapes perfect for horse riding.
From coastal plains and beaches, to the South Downs and The Weald its forests and miles of bridleways.
The 160 kilometre long South Downs Way follows old routes and droveways along the chalk escarpment and ridges of the South Downs.
Horse riders walkers and cyclists share the South Downs trail.
For experienced riders the South Downs Way is a very enjoyable ride, it provides the ooportunity for an extended journey on horseback. However your horse will need to cross some busy roads.
Sussex is home to Goodwood, Fontwell Park, Brighton and Plumpton race courses and the ‘All England Jumping Course’, at Hickstead is situated just 8 miles north of Brighton and Hove.
Horse Riding & Equestrian Facilities in Sussex …
Sussex Equestrian Centre – 01903 892798
Billingshurst Road, Ashington, Pulborough, West Sussex RH20 3AY
Located in the charming village of Ashington in the beautiful Sussex countryside adjacent to the South Downs. Equestrian facilities include a large floodlit indoor school, lecture Room and 32 Acres of Private Farmland. We provide riding Lessons. pony days and summer camps
Sands Farm Equitation Centre – 01403 252238
Warnham, Nr. Horsham, West Sussex, RH12 3SQ
Offering livery stables including American barn style yard, 12×12 Lodden boxes, 24-hour supervision and International size indoor school with excellent facilities for dressage & jumping. All equestrian facilities can be hired separately
Golden Cross Equestrian Centre – 01825 873022
Chalvington Road, Golden Cross, East Sussex, BN27 3SS
Golden Cross is one of the busiest equestrian competition centres in the South of England regularly running affiliated and unaffiliated Showjumping and Dressage competitions. We also believe we offer the most competitive and best livery facility in Sussex
Hickstead Equestrian Centre – 01273 834315
Hickstead, West Sussex RH17 5NU
Hickstead is world famous for showjumping, and the British Jumping Derby Meeting remains one of the highlights of the British Equestrian Calendar, but There is more to Hickstead than just the Derby; there’s also the Longines Royal International Horse Show; the Hurstpierpoint College Pony Club Championships and dressage events
Dogwood London Tack Shop – 0845 3010365
2 Temple Bar Business Park, Strettington, Chichester, West Sussex, PO18 0TU
Dogwood Tack Shop is based in Strettington, near Chichester, West Sussex. We are a specialist retailer of Italian riding boots and stock brands such as Sergio Grasso, De Niro and Brogini.