Horseback Riding Lessons

Birch Bay Ranch offers horseback riding lessons for Beginner and Experienced Beginner riders from September - April. If your child loved riding our horses at camp this past summer, or is interested in taking beginner riding lessons, check out the options below and contact the office for more information. Online registration is open!
General - Amy Frederick Riding Instructor

Lessons will be taught by CHA certified coaches.

Rider Categories

  • Basic Beginner - Little to no riding experience
  • Beginner - Has good control of steering and stopping at a walk, has done some jogging
  • Experienced Beginner - Has a fair amount of riding experience, looking to improve the basics

General - Activities - Indoor Arena

Registration is open for Fall and Winter 2018!

Helmets are provided, but participants must come with appropriate riding footwear. Classes are for ages 8 and up. Classes must have a minimum of 4 participants to run. Maximum of 6 riders per class. Non-refundable unless cancelled 30 days or more before first lesson.

FALL 1 - six one hour lessons ($210 including gst)

Mondays from September 17 to October 22
 C1: 6:00-7:00pm - CLASS FULL
 D1: 7:30-8:30pm - 1 spot available (Basic Beginner or Beginner)

Wednesdays from September 19 to October 24
 E1: 6:00-7:00pm - CLASS FULL
 F1: 7:30-8:30pm - CLASS FULL

Thursdays from September 20 to October 25
(for Beginner or Experienced Beginners)
 A1: 6:00-7:00pm - CLASS FULL
 B1: 7:30-8:30pm - CLASS FULL

WINTER 2 - six one hour lessons ($210 incl gst)

Mondays from November 5 to December 17 (no lesson Nov 26)
 C2: 6:00-7:00pm -
5 spots available
 D2: 7:30-8:30pm - 5 spots available

Thursdays from November 8 to December 20 (no lesson Nov 29)
 A2: 6:00-7:00pm - 6 spots available
 B2: 7:30-8:30pm - 4 spots available


*All participants should be 30 minutes early for every lesson to tack their horse*

Registration now open!

Under 8 years old, adult, or more experienced? Please contact the office. Depending on interest, we will add classes accordingly.