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Horse Riding

Horse riding is one of the most popular sports activities amongst both locals and visitors. Beautiful and challenging bridal paths and cycling trials in parts suitable for riding are plentiful in the area. There are numerous equestrian facilities near by offering riding lessons for adults and pony clubs for children in a safe and well equipped environment, some with indoor facilities.

Major equestrian events taking place in the area include: Festival of Harness Races (a three day event at the end of August), the Spring Races (one day event at the beginning of May) taking place at Tregaron Harness Racing course at Dolrychain, Pontrhydendigaid, now one of the best and most famous grass tracks in the U.K. and a pinnacle of Harness Racing, and the Bont Horse Fair taking place at the Pavilion, Pontrhydfendigaid in October (one of the top horse fairs in Wales originally established in the 12th century by the Monks of Strata Florida Abbey).

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