Riding Lessons
Completely heated facility
 

 


Riding Instructions are in an enclosed pen
with 15 very well trained gentle horses.
Meet the
Instructors


Lessons available from beginner to Congress level
western, English, showmanship, horsemanship
western riding, and trail courses.

On our horse or your own


Students are taught how a horse thinks, responds to commands,
 strength training, saddling and mounting and proper horse care



Heated barn
for students to get their horse ready
Heated viewing area, with bathroom
cocoa and popcorn will be available
during the winter months

Heated Indoor Arena
for winter months

Larger outdoor
arena for summer
Both have secure footing

Cost $30.00 per hour
Package of 4 prepaid lessons $100.00
must be used within 5 weeks

Mon.
 4:00 and 5:00 Show Lesson
6:00 MSU Eq. Team lesson
Instructors, Christie Showerman, Brenna Blackburn

Tue.
 4:00 Show Lessons
5:00 beginner to advance lesson
 6:00 beginner to advance lesson
Instructors, Christie Showerman, Tessa Criste

Wed.
4:00 mix of lessons
5:00  mix of lessons
6:00 MSU Eq. Team Lessons
Instructors, Christie Showerman, Brenna Blackburn

Thursday
4:00 and 5:00 Show Lesson
6:00 Get fit on Horseback - 4 sessions 90.00
Instructor Christie Showerman, Brenna Blackburn

Saturday
10:00, 1:00, 2:00  show, beginner, advance
3:00, 4:00 Mother/child ride- 4 weeks 2 people 160.00
Instructor Brenna Blackburn

Sunday
10:00 and 11:00 Show Lesson
12:00 Speed Lesson
1:00, 2:00, 3:00, 4:00 beginner to advance lessons
4:30 to 5:30, 1st and 3rd Sun. of every Month, Little Cowhand Beginner  lessons, ages 4 to 6
4:40 to 5:30, 2nd and 4th Sun. of every Month, Little Cowhand Advanced lesson
Instructors, Christie Showerman, Tessa Criste, Sasha Glover

We recommend, wearing a boot with a heel, we do offer a large selection of boots and helmets at no charge.
Long sleeve shirt and sweat shirt to ride in along with jeans.
all new lessons will be one on one with an instructor

We do have a beginner show program, you can use one of
our horses, let us know when you contact us if
this is something you are interested in.
 

Contact:
517-881-9142
christie@northforkoutback.com

 


Rider Release Forms



We offer 11 Levels of Achievement for the goal oriented rider.

Levels offered at the farm for lesson or camp students

LEVEL 1

1. Using one horse, completing a series of maneuvers at the walk,
    trot, and lope.
2. Acknowledge 18 horse parts.
3. Saddle horse.

LEVEL 2

1. Riding all 12 camp horses, completing series of maneuvers on each one.
2. Acknowledge 38 total horse parts.
3. Complete 4 horse care classes.
4. Trail ride as long as they are 7 years of age or older.

LEVEL 3

1. Training a camp horse to do a series of maneuvers.
2. Complete a total of 8 horse classes.
3. 2 weeks training different camp horses.

LEVEL 4 and 5

1. Advance Bareback Riding and or English level
 

LEVEL 6 and 7

1. Riding with no Bridle or show training.

LEVEL  8

1. Coaching

LEVEL 9

1. Running a business

 



At 14 you may be hired at the farm if you have completed 3 levels

Questions or comments can be directed to:

Sasha Glover  517-920-0136
 Sasha@northforkoutback.com
or
Christie Showerman  517-881-9142
 
Christie@northforkoutback.com

 

   
 
 

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