Wimbledon Common is the perfect place to ride a pony in London

Children can ride a pony after school and weekends.

Pony riding activities for children learn to care for ponies.

All rides are accompanied by staff instructor.

Wimbledon Common is a safe environment for pony riding.

Pony Riding Activity

Saturday Club

Pony Club London

Our Saturday Club is extremely popular and runs every Saturday throughout the year.

Choose from a morning session at 10am - 12pm or afternoon at 2pm - 4pm.

Children get the opportunity to ride a pony in the company of their friends.

Learn and become involved with all aspects of caring for ponies.

Booking in advance for this popular activity is essential.

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Pony Riding in London

Hacking on Wimbledon Common

Pony Riding Activities London

Wimbledon Common provides a safe environment for children to enjoy hacking on ponies.

Ridgway Stables offer a hacking after school or at weekends in the company of other children.

Weekend Hacks

Weekend hacks are available on Sundays.

  • 10am and 11am
  • 2pm and 3pm

Midweek Hacks

  • 4:15pm
  • (Daylight permitting)
View booking details — including prices
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School Holidays Pony Riding

Pony Riding School Holidays London

The perfect school holiday activity

Throughout the year we ride out on Wimbledon Common and organise a range of pony riding activities for children during the school holidays and half term.

  • Pony Riding with friends on Wimbledon Common
  • Caring for Ponies
  • Individual Pony Riding Lessons

The stables provide safe environment for children and are fully supervised by our staff.

Pony Riding

Your child's first ride

Pony riding lesson
Choosing a pony best suited to the child's pony riding abilities

Whether your child has never ridden a pony before or it is their first time riding at Ridgway Stables we suggest a half hour individual lesson so that we can choose a pony best suited to their riding ability and ensure them of our personal attention.

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Pony Riding Lessons

Lessons for children with pony riding experience

Pony riding lesson
Lessons include coming off the leading rein

We offer one-hour private lessons for children with some pony riding experience, including:

  • Come off the leading rein
  • Progress to cantering
  • Improve their technique

Pony Riding Gift Voucher

Gift Voucher

Gift Vouchers an be spent on pony riding activities at or the Gift Horse Shop at Ridgway Stables

Please contact the stables to purchase a gift voucher

Call 0208 946 7400
Payment cards accepted for Ridgway Gift Vouchers
All major payment cards accepted

Pony Riding Activity

Pony Riding Birthday Party

For a fun and unique way to celebrate your child's birthday enjoy a pony riding party at Ridgway Stables.

The children will get to meet the ponies, ride on Wimbledon Common and have lots of fun!

Birthday rosettes being awarded as a momento.

For further details please contact Julia at the stables.

Call 0208 946 7400
Active Kids Merton Council
Merton Active Kids

We run a number of Pony Riding activities in conjunction with Merton Council's 'Active Kids' programme, which include:

  • After school riding
  • Horse Riding - Beginners
  • Horse Riding - Improvers

It's easy to make online bookings for these Pony Riding activities via the 'Active Kids' website...

Click here to book

Save when you book six rides

Weekend Prices

    • Hacking per hour
    • £36
    • Course of six
    • £193
  • Book six rides and save
  • £23
    • Private Lesson per half hour
    • £27
    • Course of six private lessons
    • £144
  • Book six lessons and save
  • £18
    • Private Lesson - One Hour
    • £51
    • Course of six
    • £276
  • Book six lessons and save
  • £31
    • Saturday Club
    • £39
    • Course of six
    • £210
  • Book six and save
  • £24

Midweek Pony Riding from £27

Midweek Prices

    • Hacking per hour
    • £31
    • Course of six
    • £165
  • Book six rides and save
  • £23
    • Private lessons per half hour
    • £27
    • Course of six private lessons
    • £144
  • Book six lessons and save
  • £18
    • Private Lesson per hour
    • £43
    • Course of six private lessons
    • £232
  • Book six private lessons and save
  • £26