OPEN THE OUTDOORS – Horse Connection Experience

“Two feet move your body, four feet move your soul”

Research demonstrates that horsemanship skills promotes emotional, social well-being, makes people responsible for self and others, and provides increased confidence and self-esteem. These skills transfer to our daily lives. Learn more.

Spend an hour each week with your family learning. This unmounted program is designed to offer you and your family a fun, relaxing experience learning with horses.

The lessons will be offered by an experienced PATH Intl. instructor. Each lesson will offer an opportunity to observe horse behavior, how to approach, halter and lead a horse, the fundamentals horse care including grooming, horse parts, colors, and breeds as well as horse jobs and concluding with a challenging obstacle course to lead your horse through.

Minimum of 2 participants, maximum of 10 participants and will include 1-4 horses depending on number of participants. Minimum age is 5 years old.

Try it! 1 hour session – $60 per family
1 hour session each week for 4 weeks – $200 per family

How to dress, what to bring and what to expect

For Horse Connection experience lesson please wear closed toed shoes, comfortable clothing, long pants (no shoes), (no dangly jewelry), and hats. Please bring a water bottle. Bring sunblock and bug spray if needed. Note: We will be outside in the riding arena and Mindful Meadow the majority of the time.

During COVID-19, we are doing all we can to do our part in the safety of our staff and community. Every piece of equipment will be properly sanitized before and after your usage. This is an outdoor and physically distanced activity, however masks are highly suggested and are required when inside the barn, or when physical distancing is not possible.