Horseriding

This small stables is just behind the Ospedale San Raffaele in Segrate, a stone's throw away from Lambrate. Here Anna holds individual or group lessons for adults and children aged 8 upwards. Centro Ippico Dei Pioppi has an indoor and outdoor paddock and lessons cost Euro 17 (as at November 2014). Anna speaks some English and has past experience teaching non-Italians. 
Via Olgettina, 70 Milano
02 26926294
Circolo Ippico La Rocca is great for riders big and small of any level. Located in Cambiago on the outskirts of Milan, this riding school is within easy reach of the city centre while being immersed in the greenery of the Milanese hinterland. Courses are offered in English riding, fixed obstacle jumping and dressage (with a Spanish instructor). What is particularly special about Circolo Ippico La Rocca is that it is one of two riding schools in Italy that offer side saddle lessons in association with AIMA ( http://temiecate.altervista.org/m-associazione-italiana-monta-allamazzone/ ), the Italian side saddle association. If you have your own horse, Circolo Ippico La Rocca is more than happy to stable it for you.  
Via della Rocca, Cambiago
02 9506188
Submersed in the greenery of Parco Lambro is Cascina Biblioteca, home to Il Fontanile Association which takes care of people with intellectual disabilities.  Cascina Biblioteca is home to horses (there is also a stables), goats, chickens as well as turkeys; and it is possible to hold parties and other events here. Il Fontanile will provide you with: tables; chairs; a fridge, as well as a large play area for children to play and run around (there are also two goal posts for football matches). During the winter months (or if it rains) there is a large indoor area complete with a bar. To book birthday parties, we suggest that you call in advance and make an appointment to go and see Cascina Biblioteca, so that you can arrange the details in person. On request, the organisers will also arrange horse rides. All proceeds are used for the upkeep of Cascina Biblioteca, so that Il Fontanile can carry on its good work.  
Via Casoria, 50 20134 Milan
ilfontanile@ilfontanile.it
02 21591143 - Fax: 02 21592427
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