I-40 and Hwy 801 in Advance: Head South on 801S,
Valley SubDivision, towards Advance, then cross railroad and keep
going 3 more miles, then turn Left on People's Creek Road (By Elbavile Church), then turn Right on Burton
Road. The Facility is on your Left - with a Red Barn in front
property at address: 405 Burton Road, Advance, NC 27006
Equestrian Center offers year round instruction in Huntseat
and Dressage for ages 6 and above. . Our program centers around helping
riders achieve their goals while having fun.
Pony School Lessons:
Beginner riders start in the a "Pony School" program with lessons being 45 minute mounted or unmounted.
Students will learn grooming, saddling, horemanship and ridng
independently at the walk-trot level, start jumping simple
courses, perform an intro- level dressage tests, all while
in the Pony School Program.
Intermediate Riders are in the "Horsemasters" program and lessons are 1 hour and
students are expected to be able to saddle, groom and cool out
their assigned lesson horse. Horsemaster students will learn to
complete jump courses with lead changes and perfect their
training level dressage skills, learn showmanship and advanced horsemanship skills.
Saddle Club Lessons:
Riders that own their own horse
or pony are automatically placed into "Saddle Club" lessons program where
our instructor helps the rider to design individualized
objectives for reaching personal goals in riding.
Horse Shows and Show Team: We
hold shows fun shows on our farm for students in all levels. We attend
away shows for Horsemaster level and Saddle Club riders that wish
to be a part of our show team.
Scheduling and Make-up policy: Lessons are scheduled in a one month prepaid blocks. their will be mounted and unmounted lessons in each block.
Each month block consitst of four lessons, and cost $120.00
per block, additional lessons may be purchased at the rate of
$30.00 per lesson. We need 24 hour notice if you can not attend your lesson. One lesson per block may be made up when space is available.