classical riding vacation programs emphasize lightness, balance, and relaxation
for both horse and rider. Riders of all ages and skill levels are welcome
at this training and teaching facility. You'll ride wonderfully trained
horses and learn correct classical dressage techniques, while in the beautiful
natural surroundings of the Kettle Moraine State Forest.
The clinics provide a foundation in classical dressage for both horse
and rider. Our program consists of 2 lessons per day (more are available
to those who wish) and unlimited auditing of other horses and lessons.
You'll have the opportunity to ride upper-level school horses whose temperaments
and level of ability are a good match for your own.
If you prefer, you can bring your own horse along, and you can learn together.
You can enjoy the ambience of our large farmhouse with your own separate
upper-level entrance and private bedroom. Gaze at the Kettle Moraine Forest
from the patio window in the living room. The attached outer deck overlooks
the in-ground swimming pool. It's a beautiful place to stay in a quiet
If you want to take a break from horses, the nearby Kettle Moraine Forest
offers a variety of recreational activities, from hiking, biking, camping,
swimming, fishing, snowmobiling, cross country skiing and much more.
We're also located just a few minutes from "the Wade House,"
a former stagecoach inn which has been restored and houses the Jung Carriage
Museum featuring more than 70 vehicles in one of America's finest carriage
collections. Many special equine activities take place regularly at the
Wade House, such as Draft Horse Exhibition, Civil War Re-enactments and
Buffalo Bill's Wild West Horse Show. It's great fun for the whole family.
Also close by are "The Shops at Woodlake" in Kohler, WI. Many
one-of-a-kind specialty shops are located here, along with the famous
five-star luxury resort "The American Club" and "Whistling
Straits" golf courses, host to the 2004 PGA championships.
Weekend clinics cost $180 per day. This price includes lessons and lodging.