Choose your Lesson Program
1). CHA Horsemanship Lessons - Available For Ages 8 and Up
Misty River Equestrian Center Stables offers group as well as private Horsemanship Lessons at 4 different levels. Click on the link above for more information.
CHA Horsemanship Lessons2). "Pony Pals" Preschool Ponyship Course - Available For Ages 4 thru 7
Misty River Equestrian Center Stables offers group as well as private Horsemanship Lessons at 4 different levels. Misty River strives to teach qualified, sound, basic horsemanship principles with a strong emphasis on safety, and also fun! A written and riding “proving” of learned skills will be required before advancing to the next level. A Certificate of Honor and Achievement is awarded after each advancement to the next level. All of our horsemanship lessons and instructors are CHA approved. Horses and tack are provided for all lessons. All lessons are one hour long.
Mon. 4:30- 5:30- 6:30-7:30 PM
Tue. 4:30- 5:30- 6:30-7:30 PM
Wed. 4:30- 5:30- 6:30-7:30 PM
Thu. 4:30- 5:30- 6:30-7:30 PM
Fri. 4:30- 5:30 - 6:30 - 7:30 PM
Group lessons - $30.00 per Lesson
Private lessons (1 Instructor per Student) - $45.00 per Lesson
“Showdeos” are held periodically at Misty River. They are geared for the low-stress enjoyment of the student, and as a means to present accumulated horsemanship skills.
Class Level Descriptions
Pony Pals got it's birth from parents who have shown a desire to begin teaching their children early in life, that they can be safe and have fun on a pony. Click on the link above for more information.
"Pony Pals" Preschool Ponyship Course - Half-hour lesson $25
Pony Pals got it's birth from parents who have shown a desire to begin teaching their children early in life, that they can be safe and have fun on a pony.
On the first lesson, a tour of the barn will be given, as well as an explanation and practice of the following, first and second rules:
1.) Walk slow and talk low
A talk will follow about how very important it is to wear a helmet every time, every ride. After the rules, meet a real live pony and learn how to walk around it safely.
Simple and basic steps will be in the following course Pony Pals structure:
The Reins of Life……..
A signed and notorized emergency consent form and waiver of liability must be turned in to the class instructor before any student may ride. These forms can be downloaded below. Lessons must be paid for a month in advance at time of enrollment
Download Waivers and Emergency Consent Forms needed for all Misty River activities, and also 2009 Horsemanship For Fun day camp enrollment forms here.
Misty River Equestrian Center