This one-hour lesson will cover the basics of horseback riding. You will be taught to safely lead your horse and to start, stop, and steer horses while riding at a walk. Your confidence will grow as you learn new skills in an arena and if the instructor is confident of the group’s readiness, you will go on a short trail ride.
Horse Science Lesson
This one-hour lesson will focus on spending time with horses and how to care for and groom them. Participants will also learn parts of the horse, parts of the saddle and bridle and how to pick up horses’ feet. There will be no riding of the horses during this lesson.