URC Lesson Information & Schedule*



Quarterly lesson program registrations will be accepted up to one month before the quarter begins; re-enrolling students must register not later than two weeks prior to the start of the next quarter to ensure their lesson programs space and options; after the re-enrollment date, new student registration is welcomed on a first-come, first-served basis.


Students must be registered, (forms filled out and submitted along with payment, a minimum of 24-hours in advance) to begin lessons. Registration forms are available under the 'Forms' tab - please fill it out and submit via email, fax, or current students may use the 'green box'.  Please do not USPS mail forms or payments due to major delays in service.


Students must submit new registration forms and waivers each quarter.


2021 Quarters:

Spring Quarter: begins March 1st - Registration begins Feb. 1st- - current students/ Feb 15th - new students

Summer Quarter: begins June 1st - Registration begins May 1st- - current students/ May 15th - new students

Fall Quarter: begins Sept 1st - Registration begins August 1st - current students/ August 15th - new students

Winter Quarter: begins Dec. 1st - Registration begins Nov. 1st- current students/ Nov. 15th - new students

  • Students may be able to join programs during a quarter for a pro-rated cost

  • 'Moving up' levels for current students is subject to instructor approval

  • Missed lessons - class space is held, our horses and staff are here anticipating you/your child's attendance notice must be given at least 24hrs in advance of a missed lesson to be eligible for a make-up/practice ride. Missed lessons are made up as independent practice rides with the exception of Beginner A/A+ students.  A maximum of three missed lessons per quarter will be credited with practice or alternate lesson times. Text/email/phone to make arrangements for any missed lesson/practice ride or alternate lesson.

  •  Lessons may be canceled or combined at management's discretion


 Spring Quarter Lesson Schedule




Availability Spring 2021: Updated 3/01/2021


Beginner A/A+ - For students with little to no riding experience. Students learn basic controls and work towards trotting independently. Lessons are 45 minutes long & capped at 6 students. 

  Saturday 9:00 - 9:45 am: FULL

  Saturday 11:00 - 11:45 am: FULL

  Thursday 3:30 - 4:15 pm: FULL

  Wednesday 3:30 - 4:15 pm: FULL


Beginner B- Students trot individually without assistance. This lesson works towards trotting as a group and jumping a small X-bar. 

    Saturday 12:00 - 1:00 pm: FULL

    Wednesday 4:30 - 5:30 pm: FULL


Beginner B+ - Students begin to trot as a group and learn how to canter. Jumps small courses of X-bars.

   Tuesday 4:30 - 5:30 pm: FULL 

   Thursday 5:45 -6:45 pm: FULL


Beginner C/C+- Students trot as a group and individually canter. This lesson works towards cantering in small groups and jumping courses of fences up to 12".

   Tuesday 6:00 -7:00 pm: FULL


Intermediate A- Students trot/canter as a group and jump courses up to 18" with related lines. Students may begin to ride in open fields. 

    Thursday 4:30 - 5:30 : Space Available 

    Saturday 1:30 - 2:30 pm: FULL


Intermediate A+/B- Students trot/canter as a group and jump courses 2'-2'3 in the ring or open field. Students school cross country jumps- Intro/Elementary.

    Monday 5:30 - 6:30 pm: 1 Space left!

    Wednesday 5:45 - 6:45 pm: Space Available 

    Saturday 3:30- 4:30 pm:  FULL 


Intermediate C- Students trot/canter as a group and jump fences up to 2'6". Student's school cross country jumps- Elementary/Beginner Novice.

    Thursday 7:00 - 8:00 pm: Space Available

    Saturday 2:30 - 3:30 pm: Space Available

Advanced A - Students trot/canter as a group and learn lateral movements. Jumps up to 2'9" and school Beginner Novice cross country.

     Monday 4:30 - 5:30 pm: 1 Space left!

    Tuesday 7:00- 8:00 pm (adults): Please contact for information 


Advanced B - Students trot/canter as a group and learn lateral movements. Jumps 2'11" and schools up to Novice level cross country fences. 

     Monday 4:30 - 5:30 pm: Please contact for information 

     Monday 6:45 - 7:45 pm: Please contact for information 



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