Private Lesson, Semi-Private Lesson for Two, or Day with Horses at Featherbrook Farm in Corcoran

Corcoran

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Upbeat instructors impart riding basics or lead equine activities including bareback riding & horseshoe craft-making

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Promotional value expires Sep 13, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 2 per person. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Subject to availability. Must sign waiver. Must wear hard soled shoes. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Riding a horse is a lot like riding a bike, except it’s easier to pop wheelies and harder for bullies to steal. Discover other similarities with today’s Groupon to Featherbrook Farm in Corcoran. Choose from the following options:

  • For $29, you get a 30-minute private horseback-riding lesson (a $70 value).
  • For $45, you get a 45-minute semi-private riding lesson for two (a $90 value).
  • For $50, you get a four-hour day with the horses (a $100 value).

Featherbrook Farm facilitates equine-human friendships with professional riding instruction and fun horse parties for riders of all ages and abilities. During private and semi-private lessons, a knowledgeable riding pro will impart expert information on all aspects of horse riding and care. Students take in classical dressage instruction and the fundamentals of horse safety, horse grooming, and proper etiquette for horse weddings. Lessons employ positive reinforcement for both horse and rider, ensuring minimal kinks in the circle of animal harmony. Alternatively, riders who want all-day exposure to the equine lifestyle can opt for a four-hour day with the horses, during which they’ll join a maximum of 8–10 riders for fun activities including horse painting, bareback riding, horseshoe craft-making and barn-jumping. Horse days run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and riders should bring their own lunch.

Featherbrook Farm

Featherbrook Farm's head trainer and instructor Lisa Avaloz draws upon a lifetime of equine experience and an international network of colleagues. The farm fosters interspecies cooperation through lessons, camps, and birthday parties. Riding lessons instill in young riders the importance of grooming, form, and confidence, rewarding proper handling skills with positive reinforcement. Beginning students start on a lunge line to improve their positioning, strengthen their seat, and gain a feel for their horse. Safety remains of utmost importance throughout the lesson. All students must wear helmets while riding and avoid giving horses celebratory piggyback rides after completing a session.

Featherbrook Farm conducts weekly camps from June to August for 6–14 youngsters at a time. Campers ride twice each day and establish a solid foundation of horsemanship through grooming, first aid, and studying horse anatomy. In addition to education, fun and excitement abound as children play games and make crafts with new friends.

Customer Reviews

My daughter had a great time
Erick R. · August 5, 2013
We love Featherbrook Farms! What a wonderful place to LEARN about horses, their care and rider safety!
Cynthia W. · July 14, 2013
Love the staff at Featherbrook--my daughter had the best experience!!!
Doris M. · June 28, 2013
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    Corcoran

    20603 County Road 50

    Corcoran, Minnesota 55340

    612-868-8506

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