Riding in Scottish Equestrian Counties

Horse Riding in Scottish Equestrian Counties

Horse Riding in Scottish Equestrian Counties from Berwickshire in the South to Sutherland in the North …

Scotlands spectacular scenery and superb network of waymarked multi-use paths and rural trails seem tailor-made for horse riders of all abilities.

The Scottish south eastern borders area, in particular, is known as Scotlands horse country; although excellent Scottish equestrian centres exist throughout this rugged and beautiful country.

Use this page for a quick review of the various Scottish counties and to find Scottish Equestrian Centres, riding holidays, tack shops and stable yards in each of those Scottish Counties.

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Horse Riding In Aberdeenshire

Horse Riding In Aberdeenshire

Aberdeenshire has 208 kilometres of unspoilt coastline offering stunning, often deserted beaches, all a haven for wildlife and horse riding enthusiasts wishing to experience an unspoilt natural coastline

Horse Riding In Angus

Horse Riding In Angus

The wide open spaces of Angus make it an ideal destination for horse riding. In the heart of farming country there are miles of unspoilt countryside, sandy beaches, beautiful coastline, and spectacular scenery to enjoy on horseback …


Horse Riding In Argyll

Horse Riding In Argyll

The Highlands of Scotland begin in Argyll, and nowhere is this more evident than the evocative Glen Coe, site of the famous massacre in the 1690’s. Beautiful lochs and hills make this a place stunning place for horse riding …

Horse Riding In Ayrshire

Horse Riding In Ayrshire

Ayrshire, the Poetic Heart of Scotland where horse riding facilities are many and varied. Golf widows should encourage their partners to visit Ayrshire and they can enjoy riding while their partners are otherwise engaged …


Horse Riding In Banff

Horse Riding In Banffshire

Banffshire is one of the forgotten gems along the Moray coast, with only around 5,000 residents Banff is a small but vibrant town where horse riding opportunites are excellent …

Horse Riding In Berwickshire

Horse Riding In Berwickshire

Berwickshire is bordered to the north by East-Lothian; to the south by the river Tweed and the English border; and to the west by the counties of Roxburgh, Peebles and Mid-Lothian. It is a beautiful county to ride in …


Horse Riding In Bute

Horse Riding In Bute

Trail riding over open moorland, through mature forests and hacking along deserted beaches. Discover the magic of the western sea lochs and ride through long views; to a horizon where the sun sinks behind the islands …

Horse Riding In Caithness

Horse Riding In Caithness

Caithness is a mixture of ancient and modern. The most northerly county in mainland Britain, Caithness is famous for its natural beauty from its long rugged coastline and beaches to small fishing harbours and sweeping sandstone hills …


Horse Riding In Clackmannanshire

Horse Riding In Clackmannanshire

Clackmannanshire is the smallest County in Scotland, surrounded by beautiful scenery and the Ochil Hills to the North. Horse riding, fishing, shooting, hillwalking, golf and tennis can all be found here …

Horse Riding In Dunbartonshire

Horse Riding In Dunbartonshire

Visit Dunbartonshire home of Loch Lomond and Scotland’s first National Park for horse riding, pony trekking and equine sports. There are many riding stables and trekking centres within the area; for forest treks, hacking or loch rides …


Horse Riding In Dumfries & Galloway

Horse Riding In Dumfries & Galloway

Horse riding or Pony Trekking in Southern Scotland is a great way to experience the Scottish countryside. Riding schools and stables with horses for hire; trekking, hacking and trail riding for those who enjoy a canter or gallop …

Horse Riding In Fife

Horse Riding In Fife

The Ancient Kingdom of Fife just north of Edinburgh and the Firth of Forth, is most famous because of St Andrews, but it’s not all golf, there’s horse riding, cycling & fishing, plus a whole lot more on offer …


Horse Riding In Invernesshire

Horse Riding In Invernesshire

Inverness is the capital city of the Scottish highlands and on horseback in Inverness-shire you can discover Culloden, Loch Ness and the monster Nessie, fantastic scenery and Highland glens, lochs and mountains …

Horse Riding In Kincardineshire

Horse Riding In Kincardineshire

Also known as Kincardine or The Mearns (from A’ Mhaoirne meaning ‘The Stewartry’) it sits between Aberdeenshire and Angus and is also known as Scotland’s Castle and Whisky Country, a real Scottish equestrian county …


Horse Riding In Kinross

Horse Riding In Kinross

Kinrosshire falls within the Perthshire; Kingdom of Fife; Angus and Dundee region of central Scotland. Set amidst gently rolling hills it is the ideal location for horse riding in the gateway to the Highlands …

Horse Riding In Kircudbrightshire

Horse Riding In Kircudbrightshire

Kirkcudbrightshire is located in the South/West of Scotland. Marked by rugged coasts and wild, untamed scenery as well as welcoming villages and locals. Here, horse riding in Scotland stamps its own personality on you …


Horse Riding In Lanarkshire

Horse Riding In Lanarkshire

Situated in the heart of Scotlands central belt, within a stone’s throw of Glasgow and Edinburgh. Attractions include the Falls of Clyde, Strathclyde Park, Scottish Wildlife Reserves and the shores of the River Clyde …

Horse Riding In Lothian

Horse Riding In Lothian

From sea cliffs and sandy beaches, to the hills and stately homes of the Southern Uplands, the Lothians and Borders offer the equestrian hacking and trekking on the east coast, beach rides and the magnificent sites of Edinburgh …


Horse Riding In Morayshire

Horse Riding In Morayshire

Being in the Highlands region of Scotland brings with it wild, untamed scenery, rugged coastlines, character villages and a wealth of historic sites. Horse riding is plentiful with many riding schools and equestrian centres …

Horse Riding In Nairnshire

Horse Riding In Nairnshire

The Highlands of Scotland and all the wonderful beauty of the region. For the horse rider who can pull themselves away from nature at its wild, untamed best, there are always castles waiting to be explored …


Horse Riding In Peebleshire

Horse Riding In Peebleshire

The landscape is a succession of hills, broken by the vale of the Tweed and the glens. Peeblesshire is a delight for nature lovers and horse riders. Outriding is superb and the many equestrian centres cater for riders of all levels …

Horse Riding In Perthshire

Horse Riding In Perthshire

Located in central Scotland Perth and Perthshire are Scotlands ancient capitals. Gleneagles Equestrian Centre is only 4 miles from the city of Perth. Or enjoy trail riding, with the many specialist riding centres in the foothills of the Ochils …


scottish equestrian and renfrewshire

Horse Riding In Renfrewshire

Equestrian facilities are plentiful and offer horse riders the full range of equestrian facilities. From trekking through beautiful costlines and countryside to major equestrian competitions …

Horse Riding In Ross and Cromarty

Horse Riding In Ross and Cromarty

A large part of the Scottish Highlands which offers easy driving on uncongested roads. The West coast can be reached easily and offers riding around many small villages and sights that can be covered on day trips …


Horse Riding In Roxburgh

Horse Riding In Roxburgh

A land of ancient abbeys, castles and historic houses that boasts strong connections with Robert Burns and Sir Walter Scott. Be sure to visit the vast and eerie ruin of Hermitage Castle …

Horse Riding In Selkirkshire

Horse Riding In Selkirkshire

Located in the fertile lands of the South of Scotland. Horse riding and equestrian pursuits are a fundamental part of Selkirk life and the county is rich in stable yards, riding schools and riding holiday centres …


Horse Riding In Stirlingshire

Horse Riding In Stirlingshire

The centre of Scotland and part of the Argyll, Isles, Loch Lomond and Trossachs region. Pony trekking and horse riding centres can be found throughout the Trossachs & Breadalbane, catering for horse riders of all levels …

Horse Riding In Sutherland

Horse Riding In Sutherland

Sutherland in the North of Scotland, is bordered to the South by Ross and Cromarty and the North by Caithness. At Loch Na Naire you can immerse yourself in mystery and magic. This loch has long been seen as a healing loch …



Horse Riding In Wigtownshire

Horse Riding In Wigtownshire

Wigtownshire lies in the extreme South West of Scotland and forms the Western part of the ancient district of Galloway. This county is one of the most level in Scotland, ideal for equestrian cross country rides and trekking