Short Stirrup/Long Stirrup Beginner - For riders ages 10-18 who are new to riding. Riders will learn horsemanship skills as well as beginning riding skills. Riders will need to arrive 30 minutes before the listed start of the lesson to learn how to groom and tack their own horse, and will stay at least 30 minutes afterwards learning how to cool out and clean tack, a 2-hour commitment in total. Riders will have a large focus on becoming comfortable around the horses and solidifying horsemanship skills on the ground at the start of each lesson, with riding time increasing as they progress. $500 Deposit due at check out. Remainder of lesson payment due by September 1st.