Why Learn to Horseback Ride?
"There is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man." Sir Winston Churchill
From the outside, horseback riding may look just like sitting and all that a rider has to do is give the horse some simple instructions like go, whoa and turn. In carrying the rider the horse is doing all the work, right? Wrong. There is far more to horseback riding than the casual observer might expect. And, there are benefits beyond simple enjoyment; physically, mentally and emotionally. Read more . . .
What is Western Riding?
Western Riding is extremely versatile and fun with something for everyone! Whether you enjoy a relaxing trail ride, the speed of barrel racing, the precision of competitive trail courses, the thrill of working cattle or the excitement of a sliding stop in reining - western riding is for you! It is a style of riding that is easy to learn the basics but which requires tremendous skill and dedication to master at its highest level. Read more . . .
B'N'R Stables' Lesson Programs
B'N'R Stables is dedicated to providing a safe environment, quality instruction and education to develop the overall horsemanship skills of all our students. Our unique program includes the following:
- 75 minute lessons that include instruction on proper grooming, saddling and ground work.
- Education on how to understand and effectively communicate with horses.
- Maximum of 4 students in a class, allowing riders to learn at their own pace and level.
- 1:1 instruction for new and/or young riders.
- Quiet, reliable horses.
- A 12 level horsemanship program provides testing and certification for students.
- Friendly, knowledgeable, professional instructors and assistants.
"B'N'R Stables has given my daughter confidence, independence and strength to socialize and come out of her shell. It's not only a dream come true, but a place where you can have good friends, laughs and fun while enjoying something you love with other horse friends. Thanks to BNR, my daughter has gained positive behaviour, confidence at school and everywhere.'
"Just wanted you both to know how much I appreciate your patience, skill and passion for what you do, and your willingness to share it with others. Keep up the great job. You are making a difference in a lot of people's lives."