Ridge is a village and civil parish in the Hertsmere borough of Hertfordshire, situated between Potters Bar and Shenley. It has a small church, St Margaret's and a small playground. There is a public house called the Old Guinea which serves food on most days. The village also holds a fete day on the August bank holiday where anyone is welcome. Ridge is surrounded by countryside with public footpaths for country walks. In 1926 the parish boundary between Ridge, Hertfordshire and South Mimms, Middlesex was subject to a minor adjustment.