Get away from the buzz of the city and explore the tranquil countryside of Greater Glasgow & the Clyde Valley on horseback. There is a great chance to spot wildlife on the peaceful horse riding trails which provide great views of the region. Trot along miles of relaxing routes to explore, suitable for all levels of experience and ability or hone your skills at one of the region’s riding schools.
Horse riding is one a great way to explore the scenic countryside of Greater Glasgow & The Clyde Valley. Saddle up and trot, canter or even gallop along fantastic country trails with a fantastic opportunity of spotting some local wildlife along the way.
The West Forth Woodland, seven miles north of Lanark, is a popular route offering stunning views of the region. There are four way marked trails popular with both locals and visitors for the great variety of wildlife spotting, beautiful wildflower meadow and the impressive views.
If you are looking to improve your skills or learn the basics, a trekking centre is the ideal place to learn in a professionally trained yet friendly atmosphere. Both the Easterton Stables and Milndavie Farm Riding Centre, use routes through the Mugdock Country Park. With expert tuition take a tranquil forest trek, trot along quiet country roads or take in peaceful moorland at a canter.
You can even tackle some jumps if you’re feeling confident enough at Milndavie Farm’s custom built outdoor riding school.
For the ultimate horse riding trip, why not stay at the Scottish Equastrian Hotel, the largest holiday riding centre in the UK? Holiday packages vary in length and include hacking, tuition and accommodation.
From complete beginners to advanced riders, Greater Glasgow & The Clyde Valley has a range of horse riding opportunities for all horse riding abilities.
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