From Our Editors
At Century Mill Stables, a helpful staff assists riders of all ages and skill levels to develop their horsemanship. With more than 20 years of teaching experience, The staff's positive and supportive style epitomizes the facility's attitude—it aims to bring along even the most timid pupils during private, semiprivate, and group lessons. Beginner sessions emphasize fundamentals such as grooming, tacking, and where to find hoof-shaped stilettos. For more experienced riders, the staff shifts the focus onto advanced jumping principles and dressage.
Century Mill has equally diverse accommodations for the horses themselves. Across its 64 acres, an outdoor sand ring houses a full stadium course and a jumping chute. A 60-foot round pen invites steeds to practice lunging at the command of their riders. Away from the Century Mill property, the team participate in shows throughout New England, and also lead onsite rides across area beaches and through local orchards.