Lessons

With a focus on good, all around horsemanship, our lessons are suitable for beginner through intermediate riders looking to gain a more thorough understanding of horsemanship and proper riding technique, or more experienced riders who want to learn how to start horses, handle young horses, train and break, longe and drive. We offer regular rider rates for adults and mature children who want to take advantage of our unique approach to learning about horsemanship in a natural environment: On the trail. Using the fundamentals of English Equitation to start, youth and adult riders in our lesson program join in alongside public trail riders. Students will learn all the basis of horse care, horsemanship and horseback riding, including approaching, leading, tying, grooming, tacking, hoof care, basic wound care, lameness evaluation, saddle and gear fit evaluation, how to handle basic behavioral challenges, how to longe and more.

Interested in Western Pleasure, Barrel Racing, Cutting or Hunter classes? Check back in with us for the Fall 2019 Class Schedule. This summer, classes open July 16th and July 27th, and adults and youth riders (some age restrictions apply) can join in on our Regular Riders Program at any time.

Regular Riders Program

Adults and intermediate children age 10+ or beginners age 14+ can join in on our full length excursions. Session times range from 2.5-4 hours each lesson, mounted portion is approximately an hour and 30 minutes each. Start by scheduling either a Ranch Trail Ride or a Horsemanship Trail. Your following session will be half price. From there we offer custom packages to meet your needs. Call for more information or schedule a ride online and see it in person.

Children’s Classes

Beginners and Novice children’s weekly rides offered for $35 per student. Learn to handle your horse with confidence and patience. Ages 6-9 require the parent to be a complete participant at all times. Suitable for ages 6-13. Mounted 30-50 minutes each lesson. Classes begin Tuesday, July the 16th 5-6pm and reoccur each Tuesday; Saturday July the 27th 7:45-9am. Packages are purchased four consecutive lessons at a time.

More Information on the Regular Riders Program and Lessons in Austin and Lockhart

THE SHORT: Ask about the fee to ride with us consecutive weeks.  We currently only have space for weekly regular lessons at the Lockhart Location for adults and children ages 10 and up.  Please TEXT 512-213-5776 to request to be put on a waitlist for children’s lessons in Lockhart or lessons at one of our Austin, TX Things to Do locations.

THE LONG: We have generous price cuts for regular riders as well as lots of opportunities to get involved with us more.  Ask about overnight accommodations with AirBnB in Lockhart and Northwest Austin!   Private rides that may be booked with preference for group.  Call for more information.  Prices and conditions vary. Check out our instagram account for updates and photos on these locations.  See hashtags below for links to photos from each location on Instagram. #mavericksinAustin, #mavericksinDale, #mavericksinLockhart, #mavericksinKilleen, #mavericksinSpicewood, #mavericksinBlanco, #mavericksinBastrop, #mavericksinRoundRock, #mavericksinHutto, #mavericksinHouston

Lessons

THE SHORT: Ask about the fee to ride with us consecutive weeks.

THE LONG: We have generous price cuts for regular riders as well as lots of opportunities to get involved with us more.  Ask about overnight accommodations with AirBnB in Lockhart and Northwest Austin!   Private rides that may be booked with preference for group.  Call for more information.  Prices and conditions vary. Check out our instagram account for updates and photos on these locations.  See hashtags below for links to photos from each location on Instagram. #mavericksinAustin, #mavericksinDale, #mavericksinLockhart, #mavericksinKilleen, #mavericksinSpicewood, #mavericksinBlanco, #mavericksinBastrop, #mavericksinRoundRock, #mavericksinHutto, #mavericksinHouston




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