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One or Two Horseback-Riding Lessons at Placid Hills Stables in Troy (Up to 55% Off)

Placid Hills Stables

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In a Nutshell

Instructors impart horsemanship basics & riding skills to students of all experience levels on 110-acre ranch with indoor & outdoor arenas

The Fine Print

Expires Oct 24th, 2012. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per visit. Appointment required. 24hr cancellation notice required. New clients only. Subject to availability and weather. Classes must be taken by the same person. May redeem across visits. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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Choose Between Two Options

$22 for one 60-minute private horseback-riding lesson (a $45 value)

  • Students acquire both horsemanship and riding skills, learning proper tacking and grooming before hopping on the saddle
  • Suited for both beginner and advanced riders<p>

$36 for a two-lesson package (an $80 total value) * One 60-minute private lesson (a $45 value) * One 60-minute group lesson (a $35 value)<p>

Placid Hills Stables

Classic wooden rail fences surround the knolls and trees at Placid Hills Stables' 110-acre ranch, where trainers lead riding lessons and weekly clinics on several well-trained mounts, including resident school horses Yosie, Knuckle Puck, and Hermes. Tailored to accommodate riders of all experience levels, classes blend a survey of skills in a variety of disciplines—such as eventing, dressage, and the traditional western riding style—with proper care techniques. The facility can accommodate sessions in any sort of weather, thanks to the large indoor arena and the outdoor stone track, designed to be rideable after heavy rains or matches of the exciting hybrid of water polo and polo known as "wet horse ball."

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    Placid Hills Stables

    196 Town Office Road

    Troy, NY 12180

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