Horse & Animal Programs: Riding Lessons
Saddle Club

Sherborn , MA

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Sherborn, Massachusetts

Riding Lessons

We offer lessons for ages 4 to 100, all riding levels. Lessons are offered year-round Monday to Friday, from 10:00am to 8:00pm, and Saturdays, from 9:00am to 5:00pm.

Email or call to schedule a lesson.

Info@sweetmeadowfarm.com

(508) 314-7433.

Lessons are booked on a weekly schedule and each month is paid prior to the 1st of the month. We also offer one-time riding sessions, payment is due prior to the date of the lesson.

The Horseback Riding Semesters Run As Follows:

Fall

September – November

Winter

December – February

Spring

March - May

Junior Riding Lessons: For ages 4-6, a half-hour private lesson with one of our highly skilled instructors. Students help groom and tack up the horse (~10min.), ride (~20min.), and untack (~2min.) at the end of their lesson. Students learn about horsemanship and basics of riding. They will start with steering, stoppping, trotting, and proper positioning.

Lessons are $65 per lesson if paid monthly, $60 per lesson if paid by the Semester. There is a $10 holding fee for lessons you will not be attending.

 

Private Riding Lessons: For ages 7+, an hour long private lesson with one of our highly skilled instructors. Students help groom and tack up the horse (~15min.), ride (~40min.), and untack(~5min.) at the end of their lesson. Students will advance through the various stages of riding as their instructor sees fit. Each lesson is tailored to the individual student. All levels are welcome, beginner to advanced!            

Lessons are $80 per lesson if paid monthly, $75 per lesson if paid by the semester. There is a $10 holding fee for lessons you will not be attending.

 

​Group Riding Lessons: Group riding lessons are offered to those students who are advanced enough to control the horse without the full attention of the instructor. Instructors match riders with similar skill level and experience for double or triple lessons. Every rider must start in a private lesson and may request a group lesson.

Double lesson $65 per rider. Triple lesson $55 per rider. There is a $10 holding fee for lessons you will not be attending. 

 

Head Instructor lessons run an additonal $10 and are available for any type of lesson. The head instructor is well equipped to advance your child through the many challenges and rewards of horseback riding. 

All students will meet their instructor in our viewing room.
Riders must be dressed appropriately with soft, stretchable pants/jeans, boots with a heel and weather appropriate shirts and jackets and riding helmet. 

It is possible to borrow riding boots and a helmet. 

 

Cancellation Policy:
You must contact us 24 hours before your lesson to cancel in order to recieve a credit that can be applied for later use. No refunds just credit memos are issued.

Please call or email during business hours (between 10am-6pm) to reschedule your lesson without being charged. If you cancel within 24 hrs of your lesson, you will be charged the full price of your lesson.Considerable time goes into planning lessons with instructors, paying instructors and reserving horses for riders, therefore it is the responsibility of the rider to come to lessons and be on time.