The Stables on Horse Farm Road near Springfield, IL provides a safe and fun environment for riding lesson opportunities for beginner to advanced riders.

We can help you find a suitable instructor* from our list of approved and friendly trainers who make safety and good horsemanship their top priorities. If you have your own trainer, they are always welcome here at The Stables! We offer special packages for trainers bringing their students to The Stables.

We go the extra mile to make The Stables a comfortable and safe place to learn about horses in general or advancing your riding discipline.

Whether you have never touched a horse or you are getting ready for a competition, you can work with your instructor to formulate a program specific to your needs.

* Horse riding instructors are not employees of The Stables on Horse Farm Road. While The Stables makes every effort to qualify trainers, it is the responsibility of the rider to pre-screen instructors, and we reserve the right to refuse access to those not meeting our standards of care and safety. All lessons are arranged and compensated directly with the instructor and student. A user fee may apply for the arena – please call for details.

Types of lessons you may enjoy

  • Basic Horse Care and Handling
  • Basic Horsemanship Training
  • English Riding
  • Hunter-Jumper
  • Dressage
  • Western Riding
  • Showmanship
  • Western Pleasure