Horseback Riding Lessons Beginner to Advanced English or Western All ages welcome from 3-adult.
Private hour lesson: $40.00-$45.00
Private half hour lesson: $30.00-$35.00
Semiprivate hour lesson: $35.00-40.00
Group hour lesson: $30.00-$35.00
(lesson helmets are available to borrow for the first few lessons, after that it is suggested to purchase a helmet of your own)
Head Instructor: Kate Kocher
Kate is the owner and head trainer at Springhouse Farm. She has been working with horses
her entire life. At the age of twelve, Kate started giving riding lessons. Her abilities
consist of all riding disciplines, including driving. At the age of sixteen, Kate had the
ability to complete in the Devon Carriage Marathon and took the class with a pony she
raised and trained. Kate excels at teaching correct riding techniques, linking horse/rider abilities and positively encouraging horse and rider to be the best that they can be in all aspects of riding and horsemanship.
Assistant Instructor: Lauren Nahrgang
Lauren has been riding since the age of 3 years old. She has extensive knowledge in English, Western, Hunter and Jumping and Eventing. Lauren is able to teach the young rider just starting out, up to advanced riding capabilities. She has competed in 4H and won the State 4H horse show in 2011 with one of Kate Kocher's ponies. She has completed in AQHA and as competed in Eventing up to Novice Level. She strives to instill basic horsmanship and safety at all levels. She previously worked as a working student for a prominent eventer, and looks forward to sharing her knowledge with beginning riders.