Horse Riding Derbyshire | Lessons

by Sharon Tolley

Horse Riding Derbyshire | Lessons

The beautiful county of Derbyshire is the perfect place to explore on horseback and whether you’re looking for a beginners session for or are interested in joining like minded riding enthusiasts for a Sunday hack, look no further than Coloured Cob Equestrian Centre.

Based in Creswell on the border of Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire, we’re just off the M1 and easily reached from numerous town, cities and villages. Browse the menu at the top of the page to see just how much we have on offer.

Why Derbyshire?

There are countless reasons why Derbyshire is the perfect destination for horse riding, whether you’re a novice or at an advanced level. We have traffic-free trails, bridleways and byways linking beautiful countryside with quiet villages and rugged moorland. There are always new riding routes to seek out and adventures to be had in Derbyshire.

Why horse riding?

Whether you’re young, old or hovering somewhere in the middle, horseback riding is a great activity to improve and maintain your fitness levels, your mental wellbeing and your love and respect of the Great British countryside. You’ll also get to know and love some of the most majestic creatures on the earth, and their many personalities.

We can assure you that, even if getting on a horse for the first time feels daunting, nobody we’ve ever come across has ever regretted doing so; it truly is a worthwhile pursuit for all ages and abilities. Still unsure if it’s for you? Have a go! Simply book a lesson with us when you have some free time and try it on for size. So…. what are you waiting for?

We look forward to seeing you.

Coloured Cob

Useful resources:

Coming to the area to ride? These PDF documents from Derbyshire County Council may be of use to you:

Horse Ride Derbyshire map (849KB)

Application for Horse Box parking permit (1620KB)_

Conditions of parking permit (22KB)

Parking Maps (5234KB)

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