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Lessons at Swan Lake

Swan Lake’s lesson program is customized for each student, with an emphasis on safety and proper equitation.homerokitkat Instruction is geared toward helping individual riders meet personal goals according to their abilities.

Rather than using a one-size-fits-all approach, Mary tailors each student’s lesson program to fit their abilities and goals. She gently encourages students to move ahead with skills as they are ready. Lessons are designed to help students work on basics, and include a variety of excersises to keep learning both fun and safe.

Mary is a patient instructor who has experience with a wide range of ages including young beginners, returning adults and beginner adults. She is the only instructor in the area who accepts children as young as two years old for lessons.

All students begin with private lessons for optimum safety and coaching.


  • 1/2 hour lessons for 2-5 year old only: $25 (1/2 hour includes brushing and tacking)
  • 45 minute beginner walk/trot lesson for 4 – 10 year olds: $40 (private or small group)
  • 1 hour lesson: $55
  • Small group lesson: $45
  • Open ride – a chance to practice what you have learned in lessons on your own without the added cost of leasing or owning: $35