For a perfect way to relax and unwind, riding in the Kingdom of Fife fits the bill. Whether you prefer to go for a quiet hack on a leafy forest trail, or a thrilling gallop on one of the regions beautiful wind-swept beaches, there is riding to suit all ages, abilities and requirements. You can have a short one hour trip, or go for an exciting day-long trek through the beautiful clear air of Fife.
Learn to ride at the Westerdeanhead Equestrian Centre. This 100-acre equestrian centre is situated amongst breathtaking hills with easy access to the beautiful, tranquil and traffic-free Blairadam Forests. The Barbarafield Riding School, near Cupar, is one of the oldest riding schools in Scotland and has over 300 acres of farmland to explore.
Take in the beauty of the Tentsmuir Forest in north east of Fife. This large area of forest has routes for horses through the wooded area, with an excellent chance of spotting wildlife in its natural habitat. Adjacent to the forest are miles of sandy coastline and what better way to feel the sea breeze than galloping along the beautiful golden beaches?
For an exhilarating horse riding adventure, the Kinshaldy Riding Stables offer the chance to journey into the gorgeous Quantock Hills. You can also enjoy a quiet hack through the scenic local countryside with the Scottish Equestrian Centre at Bowhouse.
Alternatively, why not bring your own horse to Fife? The Horse Welcome scheme, provides quality-assured accommodation in the UK for riders and their horses, including a comprehensive set of recommendations for grazing and stabling. Trekking and Riding Society Scotland will also help you plan your riding holiday with a list of approved riding centres offering a range of trekking and riding packages.
Browse the listings to plan your horse riding trip in Fife today.