Directory (US)

A directory of plus size friendly barns, instructors, and lesson programs in the United States! If you ride at a plus size friendly barn, know of a plus size friendly instructor, or train in a plus size friendly lesson program, send me the info at 18handsstore@gmail.com so I can update “The List”.

Alabama

Alaska

Arizona

Trout’s Corral
Queen’s Creek, AZ
www.troutscorral.com
cori@troutscorral.com
Offering riding and driving lessons. Current weight limit for riding lessons is 360lbs.

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Future Hope Equestrian
Clarkdale, AZ
Hunt Seat, Jumpers, Dressage, Western, and Western Dressage
www.futurehopeequestrian.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Future-Hope-Equestrian/178620948832309
Email: Futurehopeequestrian@gmail.com
Ph: 928-649-0659 (Office)
Ph: 928-301-7588 (Cell)

Arkansas

California

Cindy Lapp
Dressage, Jumpers, Western
Yucca Valley Equestrian Center
www.yuccavalleyequestriancenter.com

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Wagon Wheel Ranch
Trail Rides
Phone: (310) 567-3582
4057 Via Opata
Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274
pat@pvhorses.net
www.pvhorses.net

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Jenner Rose Ranch
Trail Rides, Horse Sales
Montana De Oro State Park
Los Osos, CA 93402
Jennifer Rose
jennerroseranch@cowboyway.com
http://jennerroseranch.webs.com/
https://www.facebook.com/NoWorriesBeachTrailRides?fref=ts

Colorado

Connecticut

 Summerhall Stables
24 Scotland Rd
Windham, CT 06280
http://www.summerhallstables.com/

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TerryAllen Farm
188 Allen Street
Terryville, CT
860-585-9018
www.terryallenfarms.com

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Oakendale Farm
315 Shrub Road
Bristol, CT
www.oakendalefarm.com 
(860) 314-9514

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White Birch Farm
Hunter/Jumper, Western, Color breed, mounted shooting
239 Sand Hill Road
Portland, CT 06480
www.white-birch-farm.com

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Miranda Prockto
Travelling Instructor
Bristol, CT
Dressage, Combined Training, and cCmpetition readiness
coop7922@aol.com

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Round Intuit Ranch
Western Riding
100 Fletcher Road
Enfield, CT 06082
860-749-7503
860-681-2561
roundtuitranch@aol.com

Delaware

 Gambler’s Choice Equestrian Center
Trainer/Coach Kim Melnick
Dover, DE
#302-653-0777
www.gcequestrian.com

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 Florida

Georgia

No Limits! Dressage
Traveling Instructor (Metro Atlanta)
Dressage (training through 4th level), Western Pleasure, & Reining (through intermediate)
nolimitsdressage@aol.com
678-519-1394 (home)
678-690-0093 (mobile)

Hawaii

Idaho

Illinois

Prairie Edge Farm (Des Plaines)
Geldings Only
Adults Only
arroyosecco@yahoo.com
Karen
: 708-308-6036

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The Hasler’s Double D Ranch
10371 State Hwy 48
Farmer City, IL 61842-9415
Phone:309 825-0148
Fax:309 825-0448
haslersdd@gmail.com

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Capitol Stables
4874 Starwalt Lane
Sherman, IL 62684

217.496.2474

http://capitolstables.com/

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Shirley’s Pleasure Acres
Self-Board facility only. No instructors on site. Traveling instructors welcome.
2522 Plateau Dr
Springfield, Illinois 62707
(217) 525-2039

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Breezy Bluff Riding Academy
3634 North 685 East
McLean, IL 61754
Tel: 309-874-3190
Cell: 309-826-8999
www.breezybluffridingacademy.com
Offering lessons to children through adults on thier herd of 22 horses and ponies. All who are fit enough to ride are welcome and encouraged to join the lesson program. Current rider weight limit is 285lbs.

 

Indiana

Half-Pass Farm (Dillsboro)
Jumping/Dressage beginner though second level
Heather Mocsny
513-460-7266

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Forrest Hill Farm (Lafayette)
http://www.forresthillfarm.com/
765-589-3838

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David Davis Horsemanship
Reining, Cowboy Dressage, and more!
385 E. US Hwy 150
Hardinsburg, IN 47125
www.daviddavishorsemanship.com
email: dave@daviddavishorsemanship.com
Tel:812-472-3496

Iowa

Kansas

Urban Riding Academy
11160 Primrose
Dodge City, KS 67801
Western riding lessons available
http://urbanridingacademy.webs.com/
Email: joeshepaints@yahoo.com
Ph: 620-253-4761

Kentucky

Tamarack Farm
Paris, KY
#859-707-5854
info@tamarackhorsefarm.com
http://tamarackhorsefarm.com/Home_Page.html

Louisiana

Maine

Maryland

Julio Mendoza
Mendoza Dressage
10224 Bessie Clemson Road Union Bridge, MD 21791
mendozadressage@gmail.com
www.mendozadressage.com

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Vanessa Swartz
Windsor Manor Stables
16650 Norwood Rd.
Sandy Spring, MD
#301-774-7789
slswartz@starpower.net
www.windsormanorstables.com

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Judy Whyte
8511 Keech Road
Charlotte Hall, MD 20622
#301-399-3833
www.judywhytedressage.wordepress.com
JudyH62@me.com

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Michelle Alexander
Begin Again Farm
41345 Camp Maria Rd
Leonardtown, MD 20650
#301p-475-5013
beginagainfarm1@aol.com

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Allan Clover Sporthorses
Sam Allan or Jennifer Clover
11903 Cedarville Rd
Brandywine, MD 20613

Sam – 240.925.4558
Jennifer – 240.538.2678
http://www.allancloversporthorses.com/

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Mane Event at Andover Equestrian Center
www.maneeventride.org

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Melwood Recreation Center
http://www.kampakomplish.org/ride/

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Holly Stello- Trainer
www.hollystello.com

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Maple Grove Equestrian Services
2808 Grove Drive
Hasmpstead, MA 02174
#410-239-7609

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Birchmill Farm
Debbie and Jeremy Birchfield
13224 Fork Road
Baldwin, MD 21013
Debbie: (410) 746-5185
Jeremy: (410) 530-8732
BirchMillFarm@aol.com
www.birchmillfarm.com

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Franki Coughlin
Huntingtown, MD
fandtcoughlin@comcast.net
#443-532-1112

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Hampton Plantation
TheHamptonPlantation@gmail.com
http://thehamptonplantation.wordpress.com/

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 Double J Stables
2905 Chaneyville Road
Owings, Maryland 20736
#301-855-7080
doublejstables@live.com

Massachusetts

Emerald J Equestrain Center
 Jane Pariseau
133 Plympton St.
Middleborough, MA 02346
508-946-3532

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T. H. E. Farm in Tewksbury, MA
500 Livingston St.
Tewksbury, MA 01876
info@t-h-e-farm.org

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A Touch of Majic Equestrian Center
Meghan Bourque
Westford, MA
http://www.atouchofmajic.com/index.html
Atouchofmajic@gmail.com

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On The Rise Equestrian Center
Abigail South
24 Wheeler Street 01453
508-340-0509
//www.ontherisetraining.com/default.html
abigail@ontherisetraining.com

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Whip-o-Will Stables
18 Blackmer Rd Dudley, MA 01571
#774-452-5062
http://whipowillstables.weebly.com/directions.html

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Shepherdsway Farm
 Ashley Furtado
 50 JeromeStreet
 Berkley, MA
 
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Second Chance Ranch Training
Northbridge, MA
 
Specializing in:
Horsemanship, round-penning, saddling, green horses, re-starts, problem horses
 
by appointment only
 
Pat Connors
508-244-1735
 
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Begginner and plus size friendly riding in a family oriented, casual, backyard environment. Draft cross available on site for lessons
 
Rehobeth, MA
Shannon (774) 219-4668
 
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Countryside Farm
39 Oak Ave
Attleboro, MA 02703
#508-369-0707
 
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Michelle Cravenho Training
 
Hollowbrook Farm
6 Barstow Street
Lakeville, MA 02347
 
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Cathy Drumm
Western, MA
Western Dressage, English Dressage, Hunter/Jumpers
413-441-5278
 

Michigan

Outback Lodge and Equestrian Center
8711 125th Ave Stanwood, MI 49346972-7255Lessons (English and western, your horse or theirs), Boarding, Training, Therapudic riding, Public trail rides, wagon, sleigh rides, pony rides, pony parties.
http://www.outback-lodge.com/home.html

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Beth Johnson
Standwood, MI

Private instructor available for lesson and training on your farm. Exerienced in Eventing, Dressage, Hunter Jumpers, Reining, horsemanship and halter/showmanship. Willing to travel up to 30 miles

#269-277-6960

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Prainito Stables
68490 Wolcott, Ray twp, MI 48096
Specializing in eventing and hunter/jumpers. ALL riders welcome!http://prainitostables.webs.com/locationhours.htm
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Prainito-Stables/203265491992

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Willow Pond Stables
2240 S River Rd, Saginaw, MI 48609
(989) 781-7707
www.willowpondstables.net

Minnesota

Mississippi

Missouri

Sugar Creek Equinapy
23705 State Hwy 7
Harrisonville, Missouri
http://sugarcreekequinapy.wildapricot.org/

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Montana

Becky Rossier
https://www.facebook.com/GuillenHorsemanshipPerformance?ref=stream

Nebraska

Nevada

New Hampshire

Floyd Woods Farm
Coby Vandenberg Nester
379 Hurd Road
Lempster NH  03605
www.floydwoodsfarm.com
coby@floydwoodsfarm.com
#603- 843-7062

New Jersey

Marion Georgiev
Chisamba Farm
#973-227-6337
http://www.chisamba.com/

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Superior Horse Farm
113 Old Forge Road
Jamesburg, NJ 08831
732-521-4969
http://www.superiorhorsefarm.com/

New Mexico

Lost Legends Farms
Farmington, NM 87401
#505 592 3292

New York

Sword-n-Rose Rescue Ranch
172 South Daysville Road, Pulaski, NY 13142-3284
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Sword-n-Rose-Rescue-Ranch/260201483997008

Kris Stadmiller (private instructor at Sword-N-Rose Ranch)
#315-298-7026
Cherokeesweetheart2007@yahoo.com

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Wisper Wind Farm
39 Foley Road Warwick, NY 10990-2823 (845) 986-0588
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Whisper-Wind-Farm/91499596325

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Valerie Voter
Minetto’s Stonehedge Farm
#845-357-8887
www.stonehedgefarmstables.com

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Spruce Meadow Farm
10333 Keller Road
Clarence, NY 14031
716-741-2346
http://sprucemeadowfarm.com/

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Nash Hill Equestrian Center
Gowanda, NY
www.nashhillequestriancenter.com
Email: Nashequestrian@aol.com
Ph: 716-257-5257

North Carolina

Cash Lovell Stables (Saddle Seat)
2210 Darwick Rd
Winston-Salem, NC
www.cashlovellstables.com
ride@cashlovellstables.com

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Spring Bank Equestrian Center
390 Old Hwy 111
Goldsboro, NC 27534
#919-252-3338
https://www.facebook.com/SpringBanksEquestrianCenter

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People’s Creek Equestrian Center
Lessons-Boarding-Training
251 Woltz Ln
Advance, NC 27006
631-680-0414
www.peoplescreekequestrain.com

North Dakota

Ohio

 Cessna Stables
Lodi, OH
www.cessnastables.com
www.facebook.com/TNTEquestrian

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Sugar Bear Stables
Tiffany Ramirez
Baltimore, OH
email: drafthorsedressage@yahoo.com

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TLC Stables
Lisa Schott
Western, Hunter, Showmanship, Dressage, Western Dressage, and Jumping
References Available Upon Request
Mount Vernon, OH
740-393-0153

www.tlchaflingers.com
info@tlchaflingers.com


Oklahoma

Celtic Cross Equestrian Center
14100 E. Cedar Lane Norman, Ok 73026
#405-641-6607
www.celticcrossequestriancenter.com
mrstussing@aol.com

Oregon

BEAT Riding Center
Banks, OR
#503-324-3071
http://www.beatriding.org/

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Wildflower Trace Stable
Forest Grove, OR
#503-357-1406
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Wildflower-Trace-Stable/107183972696753

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Clover Valley Equestrian Center
14275 NE Tangen Road
Newberg, OR 97132
#503-349-0577
http://www.clovervalleyec.com/

Pennsylvania

 Lori Gilman Gailbreath
Victory Stables
Apollo, PA
www.lessonsbylori.webs.com
www.lorirides2016.webs.com

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Renee Cover
717-752-5936
Nat-A-Del Farm
Fairfield, Pennsylvania

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Megan Allen
M. Allen Eventing
Lehigh, PA
Fully insured freelance instructor specializing in dressage and eventing.
#610-533-1335

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Blue Ribbon Farms, Inc.
384 Cowpath Road
Aliquippa, PA 05001
412-974-1650
http://www.blueribbonfarmsinc.com/

 

Rhode Island

J&S Family Ranch
Boarding
340 Town Farm Road
Pascoag, RI 02859
#401-641-8925
http://www.jsfamilyranch.com/

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Karen Chamberland
Private Instructor (English-Dressage-Western-Showmanship)
At
J&S Family Ranch
340 Town Farm Road
Pascoag, RI 02859
Karen Cell #401-573-3238
Lesson horses available with a current weight limit of 250lbs, or truck in your horse.

South Carolina

Ray Wheeler
Wheeler Equestrian
Hopeland Farm
1389 Banksmill Rd
Aiken, SC 29803
#410-353-6877
http://www.wheelerequestrian.com

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Fox Point Farm
Fortmill, SC
www.foxpointfarm.com
Charlotte Cannon
Email:Charlottec@comporium.net
Ph: 980-722-2828 (txt only please)
Tommy Robinson
Ph:336-469-0676 (txt or call)
Email: rsh@comporium.net

South Dakota

Tennessee

JURO STABLES
735 Carver Lane
Mt. Juliet, Tennessee  37122
#615-773-7433
http://jurostables.com/

Texas

BethAnn Burdette
Boyd, TX 76023
940-389-1022
Bethanns_email@yahoo.com

Utah

Vermont

Corey McNeil at AuClair’s Riding Ranch
Shelburne, VT
#802-825-6690
clm_101290@yahoo.com

Virginia

Nicky Vogel
10143 Woodland Way
King George, Va
#540-775-0943

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Sprieser Sporthorse
Lauren Sprieser
Clearwater Farm
6782 Olinger Road Marshall, VA 20115
#540-364-6179
lauren@spriesersporthorse.com
http://www.spriesersporthorse.com/

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Chase Run Stable
40333 Charles Town Pike
Hamilton VA 20158
#703-862-1845
info@chaserun.net
http://www.chaserun.net/

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White Oak Stables
Warrenton, VA
Greta Krafsig
Hunter/Jumper, Dressage, and Western Pleasure
http://white-oak-stables.com/
Email: whiteoakstables@gmail.com
Ph: 540-272-5830

Washington

Rusty Bar Ranch
Roy, WA
#253-843-2455
http://www.rustybarranch.com/

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Cindy Akdeniz
Dressage
Cakdeniz1@aol.com

West Virginia

The Arms Farm
2428 Waynesburg Pike Rd
Moundsville, WV 26041
#304-280-2617
kaylyn.arms@aol.com

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Wisconsin

Wyoming

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