Horse riding in New Forest

Brockenhurst Riding Stables

Overview

Your ride will take you out into the New Forest Country Park to take in the wonderful views and see wild ponies and other animals that live in the forest.

Visit the Brockenhurst Riding Stables website

What makes it special

  • Gentle rides in the New Forest

Hostels nearby

Brockenhurst Riding Stables

Brockenhurst, Hampshire, SO42 7TT

Map references

OS Map: 196, and Explorer OL22

OS Grid Ref: SU309030

Lat/Lng: 50.826015, -1.562288

Contact information

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