Learn to Ride!

Wind Crest Farm welcomes riders of all ages, abilities, disciplines. MA certified riding instructor Gail Vangelist has over 40 years of experience teaching all ages. Gail specializes in helping overcome fears, build confidence and get back into horseback riding. gail does the  trail rides.  Susannah King is great with children and beginners, learning horsemanship horsecare and riding.  Kelly Noyes is excellent at the mechanics of English riding. She has a lot of experience teaching. Both have been part of our team for over 2 years. We offer instruction in both English riding and Western riding. We also provide trail rides.


Horseback riding lessons are conducted on our well-schooled lesson horses and ponies. We provide all necessary tack, and helmets are also available if needed.


Lesson rates:

  • 1 hour private: $60
  • 1/2 hour private: $40


All first-timers will start with an introductory/assessment lesson. Just sign up for your first lesson online we will automatically plan to evaluate skill level. booking with the book now button below is the fastest way to secure a lesson.


Book an appointment with gail Vangelist using Setmore

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