Horse Riding Centres & Trekking
Throughout the valleys of Neath Port Talbot there are
routes to suit the absolute novice as well as more challenging
paths for more competent riders.
There are purpose-built centres, ideal for beginners taking
their first lessons, and professionally-led treks through the heart
of the countryside. Some cater for family riding holidays, with
cosy log cabins and award-winning guesthouses.
- Cimla Equestrian Holiday Centre - a family run
business with accommodation. Accredited with the Riding for the
Contact 01639 644944.
- Afan Forest Park Visitor Centre To pre book
for a horse and lorry or 4 x 4 and trailer - £5.00 per half day or
Contact 01639 850564.
- Amman Valley Trotting (Tairgwaith Harness
Contact 01269 823288.
- Banwen Pony Club
- Green Farm Livery stables/riding school
Contact 01792 862947.
- Primrose Lane Stables
Afan Forest Park: For trail information and
permits to ride in Afan Forest Park, contact the Afan Forest Park
Centre in advance of your journey on 01639 850564, alternatively
you can contact the Forestry Commission Wales Recreation
Contact: 0845 6040845
Routes can be ridden in either direction, they are marked with
blue arrows with a horse shoe symbol in them. You are advised to
take an OS sheet 170 with you and a compass. Wet weather clothing
is also advised.
Further information on equestrian trails in Neath Port Talbot
can be obtained through specialist equestrian clubs.
Facilities and Services–
Zoars Agricultural Stores
Tel: 01639 642180