Horse Riding at Hicks Lodge

We welcome horses and riders at Hicks Lodge. We have a permissive route which is open throughout the spring and summer months and takes you through a large part of the outer Forest on maintained grassy tracks.

You will be able to re-fuel at the café whilst making use of our purpose built horse corral with mounting block and parking is easy in the dedicated and secure horse-box car park.

Planning a visit? Please take a look at this information before arriving.

The permissive horse route is open during spring and summer. The loop around the lake is a public bridleway and links to Donisthorpe and Moira public bridleways.

Activity Information

Hicks Lodge, Hicks Lodge, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Swadlincote, LE65 2UP
Please follow the horse route markers.
You will need to collect a key from the bike shop in the cafe on arrival to access the dedicated parking area.
Please ensure you pay and display. Charge £6.