Riding Programs


Royal Ridges Retreat's Horsemanship program addresses safe handling as well as riding and care of the horse.

Lessons are available in terms: Fall, Winter, and Spring. Each term must be paid in full before beginning lessons.

 

Email Charity to schedule your day and time, or call 360.686.3737

 

Cowpoke Group class- $100 for each term

 

Beginning Western Introduction to Riding

Ages 4-7 

1 Hour Time Block

 

These young horse lovers learn to be safe and confident around horses while leading, grooming and learning basic riding skills.  Classes will begin unmounted and progress towards mounted.  Lesson includes 20-minute ride time, horse science and fellowship time.  Adult person (over 18 years of age) participation is required at each lesson to help with leading and supporting the rider.

 

 

Cowpoke Private class- $200 for each term

 

Beginning Western Introduction to Riding

Ages 4-7 

1 Hour Time Block

 

 

Beginning Horsemanship Group Classes- $200 for each term

 

Beginning Western: Introduction to Riding

Ages 8-14

1 1/2 Hour Time Block

 

Learn basic horse safety, gain confidence and increase your skills as a rider and your knowledge of horses.  Includes a 45 minute ride time, horse science and fellowship time. Classes are offered in terms. Each new term repeats the same curriculum and only progress through basic horsemanship skills. Enroll in this class to get a good start with horses. Class may be taken repeatedly to gain more confidence.

 

 

Private Lessons- $300 for each term

 

Individual or Paired Personal Riding Instruction

Ages 8 and Over

1 1/2 Hour Time Block 

 

Tailor the lesson to your specific needs and interests.  Work with an available instructor to structure a curriculum that is right for you.  Beginning to Intermediate, Western and English flatwork classes available. Includes a 45-minute ride time, horse science and fellowship time.

 

 

Fall 2018 lessons begin September 17, 2018

 

Winter 2019 lessons begin January 7, 2019

 

Spring 2019 lessons begin March 25, 2019