Before man learned to ride horses, Western films ended with cowboys jogging into the sunset. Saddle up with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
- $25 for one private horseback-riding lesson (a $50 value)
- $70 for three private horseback-riding lessons (a $150 value)
- $110 for five private horseback-riding lessons (a $250 value)
Lessons last 45–60 minutes and cover basic horse care as well as riding skills. Riders are advised to arrive 5 minutes before lessons begin wearing long pants and hard-soled shoes with at least a 1-inch heel.
A veteran of horse shows well versed in hunting, jumping, and grand-prix competitions, Leslie Webb Janiak knows her way around a stable. As the owner and trainer at Oxford Farm, Leslie imparts her lifelong knowledge to aspiring equestrians of all ages, helping to build relationships between man and steed so that they may one day sit together in the halls of Congress. With facilities including 30 stalls, an indoor arena, and 18 large paddocks, Oxford Farm offers comprehensive horse care for owners looking for a place to board or train their long-faced friends. Amateur or beginning riders can also take part by enlisting in private lessons. During each session, instructors divulge riding basics as well as basic horse care, such as how to handle the horse's halter and lead rope and pepper trail rides with Lone Ranger recaps.