Come to Loudoun Therapeutic Riding and have some fun in the sun with our herd! Join us for one of our week-long inclusive (all abilities), educational summer and spring break sessions, taught by PATH Intl. Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructors and Equine Specialists in Mental Health & Learning, supported by trained volunteers. A volunteer session is available to current volunteers who would like to further enhance their knowledge of horsemanship and equine care.

Students must be at least 6 years old, independent and able to take care of own bathroom needs.

Schedule:

9am: Student arrival

9:30 – 11:30am – Groom and tack horses, then riding lesson or groundwork begins (30 – 45 min. mounted lesson or groundwork which is an un-mounted lesson)

11:30am – 12:15pm – Arts & crafts/other farm activities

12:15 – 12:30pm – Closing circle

March 25-29, 9am – 12:30pm, Fee: $500  

June 24-28, 9am – 12:30pm, Fee: $500

August 12-16, 9am – 2pm (students responsible for bringing packed lunch), Fee: $800

  • Sibling discount of 10%.
  • Non-refundable deposit of $100 per student is required to confirm space.
  • An invoice will be emailed to you upon receipt of the registration form.

July 1-3, 9am – 12:30pm, $300

For more information, please contact us at info@LTRF.org

Office: 703-771-2689

Definitions:

Therapeutic Riding: An equine-assisted activity that involves sitting astride a horse and promotes the cognitive, physical, emotional and social well-being of individuals.

Carriage Driving: An equine-assisted activity for those students who cannot, or choose not to sit, astride a horse, yet can still benefit from the interaction with the horse and the equine activity.

Unmounted work: An equine-assisted activity that combines hands-on farm and horse activities that taps into the benefits of spending time with horses without sitting astride or in a carriage.