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Horseback Riding Lessons for Youth
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We are pleased to continue our relationship with Walnut Hollow Farm of Amherst, NH with programs for both Adults and Children.
This package includes 4 1 hour lessons.
Children develop many things while horseback riding including:
Increased confidence and self-esteem
Enhanced physical fitness while having fun
Sharper focus on achieving specific goals
An understanding of balanced leadership
Students will learn the anatomy of a horse, barn management, tack, grooming and ride in their outdoor or indoor ring.
This program includes 4 consective weeks of one hour lessons.
Horseback riding lessons are held on the grounds of Walnut Hollow Farm, a traditional New England horse farm.
Lessons are offered on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays beginning at 3:30, 4:30 and 5:30.
Please choose your day and time according to your availability, then call the Recreation Office at 673-6248 to register.
**This is an introductory offer for riders new to Walnut Hollow Farm**
Horseback Riding for Youth
Bus transportation after school is available:
From AMS or SHS, take Bus #8
From Wilkins, take Bus #18
Bus pass should read "Walnut Hollow Farm, 40 Walnut Hill Road"
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