with the 2015 season, Popes Creek Stable will only be offering
lessons to students who own their own horse.
Popes Creek Stable offers riding lessons
to both adults and children. Gwen is the instructor for all lessons,
and enjoys working with students of all ages and riding abilities. She
has wonderful patience with the children, and a great sense of humor
for the adults.
Lessons are tailored specifically for each individual's needs and
goals. So, whether your goals include basic trail riding, local
showing, or A-rated competition; your lessons will be customized for
you. Many beginner students have started at Popes Creek Stable,
and gone on to enjoy very successful show careers. Some students
choose to learn simply what they need to become a happy, secure
recreational rider; and others have learned the basic skills necessary
to enjoy occasional equestrian activities.
When it comes to working with horses, safety is always the top
priority at Popes Creek Stable. We promote safety, good sportsmanship,
and teamwork. As students work with their horse, they form a
bond with each other that evolves into a partnership of learning and