RIDING LESSONS

Want to improve your riding?
How does your Position affect your horse's Performance?

Hunt Seat Equitation
Dressage Jumping
Natural Horsemanship

School Horses and Ponies Available
Miniature Horse for Little Tykes

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RIDING LESSON SPECIALS

New Student Package - 3 Lessons for $100

Leadiners - ONLY $25 per session
Leadline lessons are a wonderful introduction to ponies and a great way to build confidence in the young rider.
45 minutes includes getting ready, riding with a sidewalker, and putting the pony away.
Excellent for small children (see miniature horse pictured below)
We have a miniature horse and small thru large ponies available.
 

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We are a small private facility located near Shingle Springs and Cameron Park, CA. Approx. 10 miles off Hwy 50 and 45 minutes East of Sacramento. A quiet country atmosphere where the horses are happy and well cared for and the students receive personal attention. We have a few school horses and ponies available and a miniature for small children. Trailer-ins welcome, limited boarding available for those in the training program.

I have more than 30 years experience with horses including training a wild mustang and starting a few youngsters from scratch. I started showing in college (Chico State Equestrian Team) and currently attend both rated and schooling shows with SAHJA, CDS and Arabian (AHA). My students are proving themselves in the show ring. Qualifying for CDS Junior Championships and earning ribbons in both dressage and hunter/jumper shows.  Teaching both hunt seat equitation as well as dressage, I specialize in developing beginner riders and getting them to their first shows.  We also jump and trail ride our horses.

My TRAINING program for horses uses a combination of  Natural Horsemanship and Classical training methods. I start youngsters, ride greenies, and get horses to their first shows in either Hunt Seat or Dressage (sometimes both). Three month committment for horses in training.

The LESSON programs are tailored to suit the individual rider. Private lessons are approx. 45 - 1 hour. Small group typically runs over an hour. New students begin with ground instruction which includes learning how to prepare the horse for the lesson and ends with putting the horse away. Mounted time will vary depending on how long it takes to prepare the horse. Minimum mounted time is 20 minutes. Mounted time increases as students progress. Once proficient, students will arrive before their scheduled lesson time and prepare the horse themselves.

RATES
 effective January 2008

Hourly lessons On provided horse On your horse
  $45

$35

 

LESSONS
Pre-pay your monthly lessons for add'l savings.
All packages are monthly. If you miss a scheduled lesson you must make up that lesson before the end of the following month or it expires.
 

Lessons are an hour On provided horse

On your horse

1x a week (4) $160

$140

2x a week (8) $300

$260

3x a week (12) $420 $360
 

TRAINING
For Your Horse - Boarding cost add'l
Off-site training sessions available on a case-by-case basis.
Cost is slightly more depending on travel time.

     
Training sessions include ridden work but may also include long-lining, longeing or round-pen work, free-jumping, etc. I will customize your Training/Lesson packages to best suit both horse and rider. Clients with horses in the Training Program may take a lesson instead of a training session.

Tune-Ups/Training Sessions  

$35 per session

FULL TRAINING
 
 

$400 - $500 per month
4-5 sessions per week
 

     

LEASING

I have a few horses that are available for Part-time lease. Leasing is a great way to have a horse without the full-cost of purchasing. Lease fee includes board, farrier, worming and routine veterinary care. In exchange for the lease fee you have a horse to ride 3 times a week and potentially show. Tack is included. Riders are required to take lessons at an add'l cost. Lesson rates are the same as if you owned the horse.

SEDONA - $250

This beautiful buckskin mare is Half-Arabian. Show rider only.
16.1 hands.

 

PEACHES - $250

Quiet red dun mare. Reg. APHA.

KORINNA - $250

DOLLAR - $175

 

 

 

 

 

BOARDING

Boarding is available on a limited basis to those in the training/lesson programs . Quality hay fed twice daily as well as Elk Grove Milling StableMix pellets. Pasture board available on a case-by-case basis. Pastured horses are also fed 2x day. We will also feed your supplements, blanket, and turn-out your horse at no extra charge to you.

     
12x12 stall w/ 30ft paddock  

$350

12x12 covered pipe stall  

$300

Private paddock w/ 15x15 shelter  

$250

Pasture boarding  

$200

If you don't see an option that works for you please feel free to call to discuss.

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