Horsemanship was once a vital skill, much like the ability to avoid sailing off the end of the earth or discern which pizza trees were poisonous. Master an ancient art of survival with this Groupon.
Choose from Four Options
- $30 for a 60-minute Introduction to Ponies riding lesson for ages 3–6 (a $65 value)
- $35 for a 90-minute Introduction to Horses riding lesson for ages 7–16 (a $75 value)
- $35 for a 90-minute Introduction to Horses riding lesson for ages 17 and older (a $75 value)
- $99 for three lessons for any age (a $225 value)
Lessons take place in a group setting that allows riders to learn the basics alongside other riders of similar ages and abilities. The lessons begin with a 30-minute introduction to grooming, tacking, and safety. Pony classes then progress to a 30-minute lead-line lesson with parent participation, whereas horse classes include a 60-minute group riding session. Classes are held all week long. All participants must bring a bike helmet.
A&T Equestrian Centre
With a climate-controlled indoor riding arena as well as an outdoor riding ring and paddocks, A&T Equestrian Centre provides grounds for year-round instruction in the art of equine piloting. During lessons, students climb into saddles as instructors expound upon the essentials of English riding such as walking, jumping, and cantering. Lessons focus on fun and the development of new skills while also emphasizing the importance of proper riding gear and safety practices. Instruction is available for adults as well as children as young as 3 with parent participation, and A&T further caters to youngsters with a variety of party packages specially designed for kids and teens.