Friday, July 22, 2011

Riding Lessons in Florida

Florida is a great place to ride and take riding lessons. At some stables, you can learn to swim with your horse, and some places provide riding on the beach. No matter which discipline holds your interest, you can find an experienced riding instructor to teach you. You’ll find private and group lessons for beginners, as well as lessons for intermediate and experienced riders who want to learn more about a certain discipline, showing their horses, or honing their riding skills.

Jacksonville and Northeast Florida
Dawson, Yulee, 904-583-1321
Double A Ranch, Callahan, 904-879-7058
Euphoria Stables, Starke, 904-364-8526
Fancy Horse Ranch, St. Augustine, 904-819-9419
In Stride West, St. Augustine, 904-509-5196
J and S Performance Horses, Jacksonville, 904-673-0765
Kelly Seahorse Ranch, Amelia Island, 904-491-5166
Lonesome Palm Stable, Hilliard, 904-251-4292
Matanzas Farm, Jacksonville, 904-704-2376
M R Stables, Hilliard, 904-845-1335
Osborne Quarter Horses, Fernandina, 904-753-1155
Pam Wiselogel Natural Horsemanship, Jacksonville, 904-662-6659
S. Liesette Jurgens, Jacksonville, 904-994-8768
Smoak Meadow Farm, Green Cove Springs, 904-553-5177
Southern Star Ranch, Palatka, 904-386-0878
Towne Hall Farm, Amelia Island, 904-859-9748
Trumpeteer Dressage, Jacksonville, 904-994-8768
Walker Quarter Horse Farm, Jacksonville, 904-591-0735
World Golf Equestrian Center, St. Augustine, 904-826-5941
Worthington Performance Horses, Jacksonville, 904-304-5080

Tampa Area
A.M.G. Stables, Odessa, 727-741-0559
Barrington Hill, Dade City, 727-643-6128
Black Dog Farm, Plant City, 813-365-0250
Booramby Run, Dade City, 352-277-2388
Brummett Dressage, Dade City, 813-477-7466
Carriage Gate Morgans, Dade City, 352-523-0448
C and H Stables, Odessa, 813-841-1928
Cypress Bend Farms, Odessa, 813-728-7384
Delibero Show Horses, Lithia, 770-298-7415
Dossey Farm, Plant City, 561-350-8083
Eden Oaks Farm, Lithia, 813-624-6867
Far Reach Farm, Lutz, 813-843-8738
Oak Hill Farm, Plant City, 813-716-5948
Paso Fino Tesoro Ranch, Dade City, 727-422-8808
Phoenix Sport Horses, Lutz, 813-679-4785
Red Fox Stables, Lithia, 813-601-9516
Rocking W Ranch, Odessa, 813-417-8860
Rose Hill Ponies, Odessa, 813-777-0385
Sunrise Horse Farms, Lithia, 352-457-8641
Talisman Farms, Lutz, 813-833-3314
West Coast Morgans, Odessa, 813-920-9870

Tallahassee ,North Central Florida, and the Panhandle
Bar C Ranch, Monticello, 850-570-8746
Before the Dance Farm, Lake City, 386-755-3454
Cheri’s Equines, Pensacola, 850-453-9560
Eleventh Hour Farms, Dunnellon, 813-382-6644
Elm Tree Farm Equestrian Center, 352-372-8868
Equus Unlimited, Panama City, 850-763-9163
Feather Oaks Farm, Tallahassee, 850-528-1267
Fox Haven Farm, Jennings, 386-938-3912
Hala Arabians, Lake City, 386-758-3657
Horse Rides of Pensacola, Pensacola, 850-944-8702
JJM Performance Horses, Jennings, 229-539-0740
K and M Horses, Quincy, 850-545-4870
Kim Rich Quarter Horses, Panama City, 850-866-9742
M and M Training and Sales, Dunnellon, 352-425-9280
Made to Order Equestrian, Tallahassee, 850-528-2404
Meadow Brook Farm, Gainesville, 352-222-9553
Paradise Plantation, Live Oak, 863-673-0596
Pensacola Riding Center, Cantonment, 850-587-4193
Quality Acres, Anthony, 352-369-6225
Sauer Stables, Anthony, 352-207-7475
Scattered Acres Equestrian, Dunnellon, 352-489-6371
Seaside Stables, Santa Rosa Beach, 850-622-2202
Shelby Farms, Gainesville, 352-378-7462
West End Equestrian Center, Newberry, 352-472-9977

Orlando Area, Ocala Area, and Central Florida
Bar 4J Bar Ranch, Arcadia, 863-491-6000
Blue Moon Equestrian, Ocala, 352-804-4612
Bonnie Ezzell, Orlando, 407-538-1942
Broadmoor Equestrian, Ocala, 352-622-9063
Brookefeild House, Ocala,352- 425-5665
Criadero El Ocaso Farm, Ocala, 352-895-3096
Downs Farm, Ocala, 352-572-0751
E.L. Flying Horse, Umatilla, 407-489-5092
Equifix Farm, Ocala, 352-484-7657
Field of Dreams Warmbloods, Lake Wales, 863-438-0617
Fox view Farm, Ocala, 352-629-6040
Gallopin’ Groves Stables, Bartow, 863-514-5654
Gatewood Arabians, Ocala, 352-804-9245
Hidden Lark Farm, Ocala, 352-854-5151
Hunters Edge Equestrian Center, Ocala, 352-502-9627
McCall’s Quarter Horses, Chiefland, 352-219-6206
Ocala sport Horse, Ocala, 352-598-0770
Pink Horse Performance, Orlando, 407-467-3950
Pleasure Oaks Riding Stables, Groveland, 407-383-1365
Sandy Island Farm, Ocala, 646-761-6541
Shadow Creek Stables, Sorrento, 407-466-5614
Sweetwater Horse Farm, St. Cloud, 407-891-9211
The Art of Riding, Ocala, 352-625-2478
The Nursery Farm, Ocala, 352-361-6744
University Equestrian Center, Orlando, 407-273-0822
Woods Dressage, Ocala, 352-368-5814
Yellow Rose Eventing, Ocala, 269-806-5974

Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, and Southeast Florida
Arborwood Stables, Wellington, 954-275-8805
Boca riding Club, Delray Beach, 561-644-1867
Claire and Bears Saddlebreds, Delray Beach, 239-494-8956
Comanche Stallions, Davie, 954-617-5094
Criadero El Escondite, Miami, 305-766-9556
Danielle’s Barn, Davie, 954-290-5206
Delray Equestrian Center, Delray Beach, 561-346-8960
Equines and Equestrians, Delray Beach, 954-650-4324
Everglades Dressage, Wellington, 561-784-4075
Gold Stirrup Riding Academy, Miami, 305-926-1321
Hacienda Majorde, Miami, 305-790-3669
High Spirit Farm, Palm City, 772-485-5835
KK Ranch, Palm City, 772-260-2646
Klass Act Acres, Palm City, 772-485-1334
Lancaster Farm, Wellington, 561-502-0166
Larkin International, Wellington, 561-795-5708
Lord Dressage, West Palm Beach, 561-252-9316
Martin Downs Equestrian Center, Palm City, 772-220-8337
Palm Beach Riding Academy, Wellington, 561-371-9598
Pony Express Adventures II, West Palm Beach, 561-753-7228
Show Class Stables, Ft. Lauderdale, 954-958-0864
The British Barn, Ft. Lauderdale, 786-271-0868
Twin Horse Farm, Davie, 954-693-4346
Updike Horse Training, Palm City, 772-940-1714
Wall Street Farm, Wellington, 561-628-0973

Sarasota, Ft. Myers, and Southwest Florida
Cavalcade Stable, Ft. Myers, 236-810-9251
Cavallino Farms, Naples, 239-877-2795
Centerline Farm, Bradenton, 941-962-5911
Clermark Equestrian, Bradenton, 941-322-9196
Chaslin Farms, Bradenton, 941-713-1980
Cowboy Up Ranch, Ft. Myers, 239-543-3798
Foxfire Equestrian Centre, Sarasota, 941-812-6398
Kathryn Anderson, Bradenton, 941-526-9889
Laurel Valley Ranch, Sarasota, 941-915-9609
Maladandy Ranch, Ft. Myers, 239-693-2696
Meadowind Oaks, Sarasota, 941-924-7146
Piccolo Farm, Naples, 352-317-8050
Riding with Style, Myakka City, 941-322-2175
Rosaire’s Riding Academy and Pony Rides, Sarasota, 941-371-0190
Stables of Rohan, Ft. Myers, 239-671-3511


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