Riding with us!!

We offer a range of different lessons for both adults and children.

Thorpe Meadows is dedicated in providing a high standard of horse riding and instruction for all abilities of rider.  So whether you are a complete beginner or an advanced rider wanting to improve your skills we can help. We are flexible with our teaching days and times to try to accommodate when is best for you. 


We have fully qualified dedicated instructors and staff always on hand and a range of well-schooled horses and ponies to suit different riders abilities. At Thorpe Meadows We appreciate that not every rider wants a steady horse! If you book in for a jumping lesson you will be put on a jumping horse! So that you get the most out of your lesson with us. 

To book sessions and activities please click the button below:


Saturday Club


Saturday club runs every Saturday 9am-4pm we also offer a half day option which is 9am-12pm or 12pm-4pm. Our club day is suitable for children 5 years and older, children do not need any previous experience with horses.

 These days are fun filled and educational for the children.

 Activities vary each week but some activities may include:

  • Daily horse care sessions such as mucking out, learning about the different feeds the ponies eat, haying and watering.
  • Field management, including poo picking and safely turning out and bringing the horses in.
  • Grooming sessions, including learning what all the brushes are for and how to plait the horse’s manes and tails.
  • Learning all about the horse’s tack, tack cleaning and how to tack the horses up correctly.
  • Plus much more

 Riding session, which will usually be a fun gymkhana or obstacle course so riding experience is not essential

As well as the above activities children attending the full day ride a minimum of twice this is a riding lesson with a fully qualified instructor and also a fun activities such as pony games/obstacle course or weather permitted a hack out.

Please book in advance for this as it is very popular and we cannot guarantee that if you turn up on the day we will have a space available. 

School Holiday Activities

Throughout the school holidays Thorpe Meadows offers a range of different activities to keep everyone entertained. From lessons, hacks out to fun filled days for the whole family.


Thorpe Meadows is the place to be!! 

Tiny tot private sessions

These are available every day but must be booked 

30 minutes which included greeting your pony/ grooming/ plaiting and a pony ride