Horses are some of the most perceptive animals, as evidenced by the saying, "You can lead a horse to water, but you can't explain his intimate knowledge of your childhood fears." Tap into equine insight with this Groupon.
$59 for a Horseback-Riding Birthday Party for Up to 10 Children ($125 Value)
During the two-hour birthday bash, partygoers get an overview of horse safety and interesting facts before taking turns riding one of the stable’s horses while accompanied by a handler. The rest of the time can be filled with fun activities such as gunny-sack races and bobbing for apples, and each child leaves with a birthday horse-show ribbon to take home. Customers are also welcome to bring their own decorations, food, and piñatas.
Raynee Days Riding Stable
At Raynee Days Riding Stable, riders receive comprehensive instruction on the basics of horseback riding, from barn safety to proper form in the saddle. Students and their horses practice working together as a team, developing a bond centered around body language, self-esteem, mutual respect, and a shared love for snacking on raw oats. Starting with ground lessons, which are catered to all ages, the instructors impart information about basic horse anatomy, grooming, and washing, and all-ages horsemanship classes cover all the necessities of equine care with more in-depth instruction.