Before man learned to ride horses, Western films ended with cowboys jogging into the sunset. Saddle up with this Groupon.
Choose from Five Options
- $35 for a 60-minute horseback-riding lesson for one (a $75 value)
- $65 for a 60-minute horseback-riding lesson for two (a $150 value)
- $199 for one week of summer riding camp (a $450 value)
- $599 for three weeks of summer riding camp (a $1,350 value)
- $99 for a 60-minute private polo lesson for one (a $250 value)
Lessons include instruction in grooming and riding, or teach polo techniques. Summer camps are held June–August on Monday–Friday. Campers stay from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., riding the stable’s horses for two hours each day and spending the rest of their time engaging in other horse-related diversions, such as horse shows and games. They also learn the basics of stable management, including grooming and daily care.
Stable Mates Equestrian Center
Stable Mates Equestrian Center facilitates proper technique in the saddle through year-round riding lessons, summer camps, and polo instruction. The outfit specializes in teaching students the gait of walk-trot during riding lessons and oversees riders’ advancement all the way up to the grand-prix level. The onsite professional instructor teaches both horseback-riding and polo lessons, helping novices to develop basic riding skills, practice mallet work, and understand the rules that govern the sport of kings, which can only be changed by the decree of another king. Summer camps held from June through August enlighten participants in the areas of riding and stable management, in addition to hosting equine entertainment such as shows and games.