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Trails suitable for horse and pony riding in the Peak District and Derbyshire.

The Peak District and Derbyshire is a great place to explore on horseback and we've got plenty of suggestions for bridleways and horse riding routes where you can soak up some of the area's most picturesque scenery.

Below, you'll find a selection of traffic-free horse riding trails, bridleways and byways in the Peak District and Derbyshire that connect beautiful countryside and quiet villages through green hills and rugged open moorland.

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VPDD Main Manifold Track

Manifold Way

A favourite for walkers, cyclists and horse riders.

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The Kinder Loop - Hadfield to Rushup bridleway

A beautiful horse-riding route through the heart of the Peak District.

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The Five Pits Trail

Walkers, cyclists and horse riders can all enjoy the countryside of the Five Pits Trail.

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Biddulph Valley Way

A 4.5 mile flat surfaced path ideal for walkers, cyclists and horseriders.

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Tissington Trail

A popular Peak District route running for 13 miles from Ashbourne to Parsley Hay where it is joined by High Peak Junction

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High Peak Trail

A 17.5 mile walking, cycling and horse-riding route.

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The Kinder Loop - Rushup Edge to Ladybower…

A beautiful horse-riding route through the heart of the Peak District.

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Monsal Trail

An iconic traffic free route for walkers, cyclists, horse riders and wheelchair users.

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Matlock Farm Park Riding School

Enjoy horse riding in the beautiful surroundings of Matlock Farm Park, with views over to Riber Castle.

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Derbyshire Pony Trekking

Enjoy off-road horse riding for all ages and abilities in the beautiful Derbyshire countryside.

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Coloured Cob Equestrian Centre

Rediscover your passion for riding, or try pony riding for the first time.

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