Horse riding at Sence Valley

Horse riding at Sence Valley

Enjoy a short route through Sence Valley which runs lakeside and connects Heather village to the A447 Ravenstone Road at Ibstock.

A permissive horse route extends the bridleway, branching off the public bridleway at the top car park. The permissive route links to the bridleway and provides several viewpoints across the valley.

No permit is needed to ride at Sence Valley.

For a better riding experience, try our neighbouring woodlands including Poppy Wood and Robin Wood, both of which have permissive riding routes and dedicated horse riding facilities.

For more information on our facilities, opening times and contact details, please see our visitor information.

Activity information

Sence Valley, Ibstock, Leicestershire, LE67 6NW
See OS Explorer Map 245 for more details. The bridleway makes use of shared paths so please be aware of other users including walkers, cyclists and cars.
Grade - Various
Is this activity for you?
The trails follow a mixture of forest road and other forest trails.
The best way to arrive at Sence Valley is on horseback. There are no dedicated horsebox spaces and there is also a barrier to enter the car park which your trailer may not fit under.