Contrary to conventional wisdom, one can in fact look a gift horse in the mouth, now that the mouth no longer houses the retina-scorching nuclear reactor that powers the horse. Get an eyeful of equine incisors with today’s Groupon to Lachlan Farm in Leeds. Choose between the following options:
* For $45, you get two private 60-minute horseback-riding lessons (up to a $120 value).
* For $80, you get four private 60-minute horseback-riding lessons (up to a $225 value).
Lachlan Farm equips riders ages 2 and up with the knowledge to comfortably handle horses through a series of private, one-hour horseback-riding lessons. Horse toppers straddle their trusty steeds, adjusting posture, maintaining control, and feeding the horse tea-dunked sugar cubes under the careful watch of one of Lachlan Farm’s expert staff. Basking in the constructive glow of the instructor’s undivided attention, students can learn at a comfortable pace, with beginners steadily adjusting to the world of horse care, and more advanced riders brushing up on saddle-bound levitation. Young riders between the ages of 2 and 6 receive special mini lessons catered to their size and ability to vault over the horse. With 16,500 square feet of indoor facilities to complement the expansive outdoor arenas, Lachlan Farm offers year-round lessons to equine enthusiasts of all ages. Though this Groupon is for private lessons, those wanting to take lessons together should specify when calling to schedule.
A nationally renowned trainer with more than 25 years of equine experience, Anna Owens leads a staff of instructors in the instillation of proper riding form at Lachlan Farm. During lessons, riders establish a firm fundamental foundation and then hone specific skills to achieve their individual goals, whether they are competitive showmanship or mounted vigilantism. Lachlan Farm’s instructors cater to all ages and skill levels, even instructing youngsters aged 2–6 in private mini lessons that focus on the basics. Lessons occur rain or shine, as they can be moved to the facility’s indoor areas if the weather refuses to cooperate.
8585 Hwy. 41 S
Leeds, Alabama 35094