Horseback Riding Lessons

Epona Stable is proud of its forty year student rider safety record.

general information

Whether you have your own horse or would like to learn on a school horse, our riding program is comprehensive. Children age 8 and adults are welcome to participate in our riding programs.

Adult and children riding lessons for beginners are available and riding lessons for individuals who have some riding experience.

Beginner riding lessons are available for students who would like to become confident and skilled riders. Epona also provides lessons in the English style of riding, basic dressage, horse jumping and western riding. Our riding area is a controlled and safe area designed primarily for newcomers to riding.

The safe trail riding package of lessons is ongoing year round and provides a good introduction to everything that you will need to know for safe and enjoyable trail riding.

All lessons are held in a riding ring unless otherwise noted. Morning, afternoon or evening classes are usually available on weekdays or weekends.


The Childrens Special Introductory Riding Lessons Package

Riding lessons teach children patience, compassion for another being, responsibility, horsemanship and a lot more.

The Special Introductory Riding Lessons Package for children is comprehensive and Fun! The Package consists of five one hour private lessons where the child learns about the nature of the horse, working safely around horses, grooming and saddling the lesson horse and riding on their own with confidence and skill. The Introductory Package is designed for competence in horse handling and horseback riding basics. Children who have mastered the riding basics can also move onto group riding lessons. A riding cap and safety vest is provided for all of the lessons.

Beginners are welcome.

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The Epona Introductory Lesson

The Epona Introductory Lesson is a longer private introductory lesson for children (1.5 hour) which provides a general introduction to horses for a beginner or inexperienced child where the interest level may not yet be known. The lesson covers the nature of the horse, working safely around horses, assisted grooming and saddling a horse, and what it feels like to sit on a horse at a walk (riding) with a guide leading the horse.

A riding cap is available for students. Suitable for children four years of age or older.


$135 buy now!



Adult Riding Lessons

Adults learn about the intrinsic nature of the horse and experience the pure enjoyment of having a new special four-footed friend to learn horsemanship and riding with.

The Special Introductory Riding Lessons package consists of five private one hour lessons which include grooming and saddling a horse as well as learning riding basics on a horse with confidence and skill. Wonderful exercise too! The Introductory Riding Lessons package is flexible and can be suitable for either beginners or returning riders who will also benefit from practice and riding. A riding cap and vest is provided for all of the lessons. Adults who have mastered the riding basics can also move onto group riding lessons if preferred.

$265 buy now!


The Epona Adult Introductory Lesson

The Epona Adult Introductory Lesson is a longer private introductory lesson (1.5 hour) which provides a general introduction to horses for a beginner or inexperienced adult. The lesson covers the nature of the horse, working safely around horses, assisted grooming and saddling a horse, and what it feels like to sit on a horse at a walk (riding) with a guide leading the horse.

A riding cap and vest is available for students.


$135 buy now!


SEE ALSO

SAFE TRAIL RIDING LESSONS

Learn the ins and outs of safe trail riding for beginners or those with some riding experience.

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FILM AND TELEVISION

Riding lessons are available for actors preparing for an audition or part for film or television.

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TRUE NATURAL HORSEMANSHIP

Learn about the horses nature and have have Fun! Insights into how horses perceive you and their environment.

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