have decided to offer fitting, showmanship, and
driving schools as a part of out services to the
draft horse driving industry. There will be a basic
Weekend Academy offered for the beginner, which will
be a basic beginning level course for those who wish
to get started the right way.
emphasize the safe and proper way to work with the
horse, and you will spend most of your time working
with and learning about the animals. We want you to
have a happy and productive time with us, and will
make all reasonable accommodations for you to do so.
The class size is limited to only 5 students,
so that you will be able to get the benefit of
personal attention that make sure you learn all you
Weekend Academy will begin on a Friday and run
through Sunday afternoon, with 2 meals served on
Saturday and on Friday and Sunday. We will be happy
to have you bring your camper, or can assist you in
arranging lodging in the area. The cost of the
entire Weekend Academy will be only $500.
contact us for dates and times,
applications, or accommodation information.
can also offer private lessons on a limited basis
throughout the year. Please contact
us for times and dates available.
will also offer a LONG-LINE driving school for up to
an 8 horse hitch to interested parties. This is an
advanced course for the experienced driver of
smaller hitches, and is intended to give you the
confidence and skills needed to handle the larger
hitches. This take a full week, so contact
us for prices and times/dates available.
Students are accepted to the LONG-LINE courses by