Sign Up for Horseback Riding Lessons around Germantown

Friends with horses | Horseback riding lessons around Germantown

For a different way to spend time outdoors, sign up for horseback riding lessons around Germantown. You will learn expert techniques, so you can canter and trot along, plus grooming and tacking methods. The horseback riding facilities near our apartments in Germantown, MD, include:

Hunt View Riding Academy

Nestled here in Germantown, the Hunt View Riding Academy features lush fields and woods adjacent to Seneca Creek Park. It offers both English and Western riding lessons. The instructors strive to provide a positive and professional riding experience. Classes focus on developing well-rounded students and cover riding, grooming, horse behavior, and more. Along with the lessons, Hunt View also provides fun trail rides. They are offered at 10 a.m., and 1 p.m. Choose between beginner or experienced trails.

Potomac Horse Center

A world-renowned international equestrian facility, the Potomac Horse Center boasts extensive riding programs for anyone interested in horseback riding lessons around Germantown. Students learn proper riding techniques and how to become self-sufficient in the barn. The center also offers horse shows, therapeutic horseback riding, and trail rides through wooded parkland.

The Big Easy Farm

Originally from Louisiana, Adrian Ford taught and supervised the Tulane University riding program before moving to Maryland. Today, he proudly owns The Big Easy Farm. Adrian trains both horses and riders and offers opportunities to compete in hunter, jumper, and eventing shows. Lessons are about one hour, and all abilities are welcome. Sessions cover basic flatwork, dressage, hunter, and jumper. Students start with a free thirty-minute evaluation to gauge interest and skill level.

Horseback riding lessons around Germantown offer a great escape into nature while you create a lasting bond with your new equine friend. For another fun way to keep moving, try kickboxing classes. You’ll enjoy a fast-paced workout that will help you burn calories as you improve your strength and flexibility. When you’re ready to call The Elms at Germantown home, please contact us. Our friendly team will gladly show you the amenities our Germantown apartments have to offer.

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