Important Information — Policies- 
    •    No Membership Fee
    •    Year around Riding Programs are given in our heated Indoor arena or in one of our unique multiple outdoor riding venues.   We are able to ride in any kind of weather Wisconsin brings our way!
    •    Lessons are offered 7 days a week along with evening hours. Check Calendar/Events for times.
    •    To schedule a lesson, Fill out the form on the page of what lesson you're looking into.
    •    Payments are due beginning of the lessons; we accept Cash, checks, Credit Cards; MasterCard, Visa, Discover — Pay Pal
    •    If a rider arriving late for a lesson will receive a shortened lesson but will still be responsible for the full cost of the lesson.
    •    Each rider learns new skills at his and her own pace.
    •    Proper Attire
    •    All riders must sign Liability waiver
    •    All riders must review, sign and follow barn rules
    •    All lesson packages, except the four consecutive lesson package option, must be used within 1 year from the date of purchase.  The four consecutive lesson package must be used within 30 days of purchase.
 •    Cell phones are not allowed in the stables at anytime unless authorized by the owner or instructor of the barn.  Please leave your cell phone in your car or you may check it in at the stable store.  We are very strict about this policy, because we want to ensure the safety of all riders and horses.
 •    Cancellation Policy-Madison Riding Academy requires 24 hour notice to cancel a riding lesson.  Failure to give 24 hour notice will result in forfeiture of lesson time and fee.  No refund or credit will be given for failure to cancel or complete a lesson session.
    •    Increment Weather Plan--If there is bad weather we will follow the Madison protocol.

We would love to meet you. The horses are waiting! 
Looking forward on making your goals and dreams to come true!

Amateur Night

EST. 1965                           Dan, Marlene & Neva La Fleur                              West side Madison, WI riding programs

For the Novice Rider on a Friday evening from 5pm-8pm

Fee: $60 

Ages: Tiny Tot with Adult

7 ages - Adults

Learn the STEPS and taking the TIME to embrace your passion with YOU and the HORSE.

Attire must wear long pants and sturdy shoes (closed toe shoe).  Stables has helmets.  

1. Understanding how to lead a horse

2. Stand a horse on a lead

3. Understand the horses confirmation and how they communicate.  

3. Grooming -- Brushing, picking horses hooves

4. Tacking up the horses with Saddle, Saddle pad, girth, (instructor will bridle the horse)

5. Learn the basic of riding; walking with correct form and steering

6. Taking care of the horse after riding

7. Barn and stall care

We want YOUR experience with the HORSE a Positive and taking your Ability at the level you feel comfortable.  

​Dates Available:​​​​

July 20 (Swimming + $20 extra until 9pm)    July 27      August 3 (Swimming + $20 extra until 9pm)

August 24    September 14       September 21         September 28

October 5           October 12          October 19                November 2                 November 9                 November 16