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Riding Lessons

Learn to ride or improve your riding skills with a one-off lesson, or a weekly appointment. We aim to teach riding with a wholistic approach and will tailor the lessons to your specific life and riding goals. We aim to be safe and fun in our approach.



Riding Lessons

We strongly encourage you to book one or more "stable management" lessons prior to booking a riding lesson. This un-mounted sessions will teach you to catch, groom, and tack up your horse before your lesson. We do offer an Introductory Package, which includes one stable management lesson and one 30-minute private lesson. Provided they have signed a waiver and are wearing a helmet, parents are also welcome to join in on the stable management lesson, and then help their child before each lesson if required.

Once you are able to get your horse ready prior to your lesson time, you will be able to spend the entire lesson time actually riding the horse. We often have "helpers" around the barn that can assist if you run into problems, but if you don't have the horse ready before your lesson start time then the instructor will help you -- which will cut into your riding time.

Once you know what you are doing, please arrive at least 15 minutes early to pick your horse's stall, groom, and tack up. Have your horse waiting at the gate for the start of your lesson.

Discounts

We offer a 20% discount if you pre-purchase an 8-lesson package which can be used to pay for drop-in lessons when we have space. This package expires after 2 years and is non-refundable, but can be transferred to family members.

If we are able to find you a regular weekly lesson spot, we will also offer you the 20% discount if you sign up for an automatic weekly CC payment plan. (This plan can be suspended or cancelled at any time with at least 48 hours notice.)

Both of these options can be purchased through our office.

20 min Little Riders Private Riding Lesson

$72 + GST

Designed for kids ages 3 and up, these short lessons are perfect for shorter attention spans. As these are for younger riders who may not be able to tack up on their own, the instructor will get the horse ready for you before your lesson, and you will still get the full 20-minutes on the horse.

30 min Private Riding Lesson

$97 + GST

Generally for those 6 and up, or for more advanced younger kids, we expect you to be able to get the horse ready before your lesson, and put it away by yourself after the lesson (parents may assist provided they wear a helmet and have signed a waiver).

45 min Private Riding Lesson

$129 + GST

For more advanced riders, looking to improve their riding skills.

Stable Management (Grooming & Tacking Up) Private Lesson 30 min

$43 + GST

A whole lesson dedicated to learning how to properly groom and tack up / untack your horse. Recommended for beginners, for parents who wish to help their children tack up before the lesson, or for those wanting to improve their stable management skills to become helpers.

Pony Rides CAD$15 per class From CAD$15 per visit with Pony Rides - Package of 8 (5% Discount) pass Purchase required to enroll

A short (~5 min) ride through our orchard. Designed for children ages 2-7.

* Bring a helmet if you have one
* Please wear closed-toe shoes (no sandals).
* Masks are optional

You're welcome to visit the rest of the animals and farm during your visit, too -- no need to register for a separate farm visit.