Horse Trekking

Here at Cannock Chase Trekking Centre, we pride ourselves on providing an excellent experience for all our customers, whether complete beginners or experienced riders.

Lisa and the team at Cannock Chase Trekking Centre will offer expert tuition delivered in a fun and relaxing way, enabling you to learn to horse ride whilst enjoying serene saddle-top views of the wildlife, and trailing through the stunningly beautiful forests and heathlands of Cannock Chase.

We have a coveted Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence, and constantly strive to make the customer experience a positive memorable event; the reviews and customer feedback are testimony to the ethos and values of the Centre.

We have a selection of trail rides to suit all abilities; please see below for more information on the treks we offer.

Cannock Chase Trekking Centre has an extensive selection of horses and ponies suitable for riders of all ages and abilities.

Paddock Rides

Half-hour lead-rein pony ride around the grounds for children aged between 4 and 7 years. These are typically available on Sundays at 10.00am and 11.00am. For other activities available for children aged from 4 years, please see our Children’s Events page. Cost: £20.00 pp

One-Hour Introductory Ride

Perfect for our younger riders, beginners and those looking to get back into riding after a break. The trek will involve walk and trot, depending on the group’s ability on the day. Cost: £37.00 pp

Two-Hour Mixed Ability Ride

This caters for all abilities from beginners to the more experienced rider. This unique trek allows complete beginners to find their feet, and learn how to walk and trot, whilst our more experienced riders will split off from the group part way through the ride to canter. This trek is extremely popular with groups, and allows those who have had a break from riding to get back into the rhythm and the joys of the horse. Suitable for adults and children aged from 7 years. Cost: £57.00 pp

Two-Hour Experienced Ride

Join us for an energetic, exhilarating, fast-paced trek for regular riders who are confident at walk, trot and canter. Cost: £57.00 pp

Special Events

We hold a variety of special events throughout the year including our experienced all-day pub rides, two-day trail rides, riding holidays, evening treks and Christmas fancy-dress trail rides. For more information, dates and availability, please contact us, otherwise see our events calendar.

Group Bookings

We can cater for large groups and special occasions, including hen and stag parties, children’s parties, corporate or team-building days, and much more. Please contact us to discuss your requirements. These events can be made even more special by utilising our onsite Ranch Bistro and private hire room.

To book now, please call the office: 01785 711177