Horses require human guidance to keep from brushing against barbed wire, eating poisonous rocks, and galloping triumphantly into the ocean. Take the reins with this Groupon.
- $199 for four semi-private one-hour horse-riding lessons for two ($400 value)
A stable of equine luminaries awaits riders at Horse Savvy, a full-service showing and sales barn with a fun, family-oriented environment whose knowledgeable instructors also train budding jockeys of all ages. Both Western and English training are offered, with specialized instruction in hunter/jumper, 3-day eventing, and barrel racing. Students learn the fundamentals of riding, safety, and old-timey train heisting during private or group lessons, parties and special events, and weeklong summer camps that trot down area trails and incorporate fun games and crafting.