La Puisaye-Forterre is a natural setting still preserved in the heart of Burgundy-Franche-Comté. It is the ideal place for horseback riding in the departments of the Yonne and Nièvre. With its forests, ponds, bocages and historical sites, this region is a paradise for lovers of horse riding and outdoor recreation. 

Discover Puisaye on horseback

Puisaye-Forterre is full of trails and paths crossing woods and meadows. But also routes with beautiful viewpoints and sources, fountains and wash houses. Horseback riding and hiking in Puisaye-Forterre are designed to all levels, allowing both beginners and experienced riders to find what they are looking for.

Anaïs and her passion for horses in Puisaye
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For a walk of 1 or 2 hours

Domain of Esperance
Walk for children at Domaine de l'Esperance

Go on a guided horseback or pony hike from one of our equestrian centers. Enjoy a moment of relaxation with your family in the heart of the Puisaye bocages. Whether on a discovery walk of 1 hour to 2 hours or even half a day, our experts will be able to advise you on circuits adapted to your level.

All equestrian centers

La Puisaye-Forterre is rich in equestrian centers ready to give you a unique experience during numerous activities (excursions, courses, stays, workshops, etc.). In the four corners of the territory, you will discover alongside them the magic of the landscapes of Puisaye-Forterre on horseback.

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Equestrian course at the Grilles equestrian domain
Equi Mag hiking

Internships and development

Tailor-made equestrian courses are organized in Puisaye-Forterre for child or adult. From language course au intensive course to professionalize yourself. But also, individual workshops, themed courses or even adapted to the in family ou to the youngest. Enough to fully enjoy your stay.

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Horseback riding with friends on the paths of Puisaye Forterre

Horse riding stays

Domain of Esperance
Riding lessons for young people at the equestrian domain

In Puisaye-Forterre, you can enjoy thematic stays at our equestrian centers. Through the seasons, varied activities take place every day according to the established program. Of the school trips can also be planned as well as language travel to perfect your skills over several days.

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