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Young Rider & Adaptive  Lessons 
Young Rider & Adaptive Lessons
Guiding young horsemen of the future!

Our philosophy:
Your success is in the details. We teach safe, quality lessons for through traditional horsemanship from the ground up. We work with all our riders to set fun & challenging yet obtainable goals through our unique 3 step approach.
 We teach that commitment, ambition & hard work pay off & encourage riders to enjoy their success!

~Ages~
6 & 7 year* old's who have little to no horse experience 
2 to 7 years old who need adaptive 1 on 1 lessons for special needs. 
2 to 5 year olds click here!
Age is only a guideline, and some exceptions are made. *6 or 7 year old riders with experience (who can groom and tack with very little assistance and have worked at the posting trot off the lunge line; can sign up for an evaluation lesson to see about joining our regular lesson program.)

~Time Commitment & Skills Covered~ 
Approx. 1/2 hour long lesson (11 weeks) including basic grooming, tacking and mounted skills. Young Rider students must be able to listen and follow directions for 30 mins. with only the instructor (no parent). Young Rider lessons are 1 on 1 with the instructor. 
Adaptive lessons for kids 2 to 7 require a parent or helper to be with the child at all times during the lesson. Adaptive lessons are private lessons.

    Skills Covered:
            Safety
            Grooming basics (Brushing & Hoof picking)
            Selecting saddle pads/tack.
            Helping with tacking up.
            Correct mounting
            Basic adjusting of stirrups & reins.
            Basic position & balance at walk & trot
            Sterring & Stopping
            Dismounting
            Assisting with untacking and cleaning up.
            Feeding treats safely.

~Session & Cost~
11 week Young Rider program (depending on openings available, late registrations maybe prorated & invoiced)
    April - June (first week in April through mid-June). $575 
    Sept. - Nov. (first week in Sept. through mid. Nov.) $575
4 week Adaptive program $200
    At the moment this program only runs April - October each year.

    *6 or 7 year olds who are looking to be involved in regular weekly lessons year round maybe moved into a semi-private lesson or 1 hour private lessons depending on available lesson openings* Contact Robyn with special requests.

~Equipment~
All Young Riders MUST have a min. of the following items. Adaptive riders only need a helmet.
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Grooming kit
Paddock Boots
Helmet
​Gloves & half chaps are highly recommended (can be found on the same site as the links above) but not required. 

~Registration~
To register fill out the form below & click submit.
Once the form is submitted, we will contact you with program openings.
If one of the openings work for your rider you will receive an email confirmation and an invoice will be sent.