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Barleyfields Equestrian Centre

Set in over 50 acres of Derbyshire countryside, Barleyfields is one of Derbyshire's premier equestrian centres.

Barleyfields is privately owned by the Gill family and prides itself on being a friendly, safe place to ride. They offer regular hacks through their own fields or along connected bridle paths.

An established riding school, delivering over 1000 lessons per month and a large professional livery yard with over 50 stables.

Barleyfields is a registered competition centre and their riding club holds regular competitions and events in all disciplines.

Barleyfields are happy to offer a 10% discount to Wildhive guests.



Scropton Horse Centre

Horses are amazing animals and through them we make real and lasting differences to the lives of local adults and children. Our centre is open to all levels of abilities, offering riding and other activities with horses.

Our great facilities, well schooled team of horses and qualified coaches make our centre a great place for anyone to develop their riding skills. Whether you are a beginner, improver or more advanced, our lessons will help you develop your equestrian skills.

If you want to be around horses, learning how to care for them is an essential skill. Taking part in Horse Care sessions will teach you handling and care skills, allowing better understanding of horses and their needs.

Our riding activities are accessible to a wide range of disabilities; physical, learning and sensory, offering therapy rides with learning, social interaction and fun.