Horsemanship Classes

Have Fun Learning to Ride at Misty Meadows Horse Farm!

Misty Meadows, in conjunction with the Habersham County's Park and Recreation Department, is now offering Horsemanship Classes to the community and surrounding areas. The four week classes include both a beginner level group horseback riding lesson plus classroom instruction on various horse and riding related topics. Taught by a certified and experienced instructor, classes meet from 1:00 - 4:00 pm on Saturdays and also one session on Wednesdays.

CLASS SCHEDULE:

Sessions are held at various times throughout the year:

2017 SESSION DATES 

To register for classes please download and complete the following:

2017 REGISTRATION PACKET

Completed Registration packets can be mailed or dropped off at:

  • Misty Meadows Horse Farm, 1309 Ben T Huiet Hwy, Clarkesville, GA
  • Habersham County Parks and Recreation Department at the Ruby C Fulbright Aquatic Center, 120 Paul Franklin Road, Clarkesville, GA
  • or EMAILED to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Cost per session is $140 and is due on the first day of class. Credit cards, cash and checks are accepted.

CURRICULUM

Each class includes one beginner group riding lesson per week plus classroom and hands on instruction on the following topics:

  • Safety around horses both on the ground and in the saddle
  • Parts of the horse and tack • Describing horses, breeds, disciplines, colors and markings
  • Basic horse keeping information and skills

AGE AND WEIGHT LIMIT

We recommend children be at least 6 years old to benefit from these classes. There is no upper age limit and adults are welcome. To protect our horse's backs, all riders must weigh less than 200 pounds.

CLOTHING REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL RIDERS

  • Shoes or boots with heels
  • Comfortable long pants (no denim jeans)
  • an ASTIM-F1163-15/SEI Certified helmet (we have helmets available for use, but you may prefer to bring your own)

Classes are limited to 6 participants

Get your registration forms in early!

 

How to contact us

Barn: 706-754-8782 / Office: 706-839-1914 MistyMeadowsHorseFarm@gmail.com