Melwood Recreation

General Horsemanship & Therapeutic Lessons


If you have questions about the Equestrian Program, please feel free to contact us at 301-870-3226 x2291 or email us at recreation@melwood.org


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Winter Session 1

Jan 9 - Feb 12, 2017

 

Riders of all ability levels, ages 5 and older can participate. Each rider's scheduled session allows for grooming, tacking, and riding.  Lessons are grouped based on the rider's age, ability level, and schedule. 

Lessons are available weekdays – during day and evening hours - and weekends to accommodate.  Lessons typically run for an hour and a half to two hours, depending on the number of riders in the lesson and the riders' ability levels. 

The cost of a session includes one lesson per week. There are 5 weeks in this session. 

Cost: $225

Cost for riders trailering in: $175 (Note: Horse is not boarded at or free-leased to Melwood)

There is an additional fee for private lessons.


Winter Session 2

Feb 20 - Mar 26, 2017

 

Riders of all ability levels, ages 5 and older can participate.

Each rider's scheduled session allows for grooming, tacking, and riding.  Lessons are grouped based on the rider's age, ability level, and schedule.  Lessons are available weekdays – during day and evening hours - and weekends to accommodate.  Lessons typically run for an hour and a half to two hours, depending on the number of riders in the lesson and the riders' ability levels. 

 

The cost of a session includes one lesson per week. There are 5 weeks in this session. 

Cost: $225

Cost for riders trailering in: $175 (Note: Horse is not boarded at or free-leased to Melwood)

There is an additional fee for private lessons.

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Spring Session

Apr 17 - May 21, 2017

 

Riders of all ability levels, ages 5 and older can participate. Each rider's scheduled session allows for grooming, tacking, and riding.  Lessons are grouped based on the rider's age, ability level, and schedule. 

Lessons are available weekdays – during day and evening hours - and weekends to accommodate.  Lessons typically run for an hour and a half to two hours, depending on the number of riders in the lesson and the riders' ability levels. 

The cost of a session includes one lesson per week. There are 5 weeks in this session. 

Cost: $225

Cost for riders trailering in: $175 (Note: Horse is not boarded at or free-leased to Melwood)

There is an additional fee for private lessons.

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Summer Session

Jun 19 - Aug 27, 2017

 

Riders of all ability levels, ages 5 and older can participate. Each rider's scheduled session allows for grooming, tacking, and riding. Lessons are grouped based on the rider's age, ability level, and schedule. 

Lessons are available weekdays – during day and evening hours - and weekends to accommodate.  Lessons typically run for an hour and a half to two hours, depending on the number of riders in the lesson and the riders' ability levels. 

The cost of a session includes one lesson per week. There are 10 weeks in this session. 

Cost: $450

Cost for riders trailering in: $350 (Note: Horse is not boarded at or free-leased to Melwood)

There is an additional fee for private lessons.

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Fall Session 1

Sep 4 - Oct 1, 2017

 

Riders of all ability levels, ages 5 and older can participate. Each rider's scheduled session allows for grooming, tacking, and riding.  Lessons are grouped based on the rider's age, ability level, and schedule. 

Lessons are available weekdays – during day and evening hours - and weekends to accommodate.  Lessons typically run for an hour and a half to two hours, depending on the number of riders in the lesson and the riders' ability levels. 

The cost of a session includes one lesson per week. There are 5 weeks in this session. 

Cost: $225

Cost for riders trailering in: $175 (Note: Horse is not boarded at or free-leased to Melwood)

There is an additional fee for private lessons.

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Fall Session 2

Oct 9 - Nov 12, 2017

 

Riders of all ability levels, ages 5 and older can participate. Each rider's scheduled session allows for grooming, tacking, and riding.  Lessons are grouped based on the rider's age, ability level, and schedule. 

Lessons are available weekdays – during day and evening hours - and weekends to accommodate.  Lessons typically run for an hour and a half to two hours, depending on the number of riders in the lesson and the riders' ability levels. 

The cost of a session includes one lesson per week. There are 5 weeks in this session. 

Cost: $225

Cost for riders trailering in: $175 (Note: Horse is not boarded at or free-leased to Melwood)

There is an additional fee for private lessons.

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December Mini Session

Nov 27 - Dec 17, 2017

 

Riders of all ability levels, ages 5 and older can participate. Each rider's scheduled session allows for grooming, tacking, and riding.  Lessons are grouped based on the rider's age, ability level, and schedule. 

Lessons are available weekdays – during day and evening hours - and weekends to accommodate.  Lessons typically run for an hour and a half to two hours, depending on the number of riders in the lesson and the riders' ability levels. 

The cost of a session includes one lesson per week. There are 3 weeks in this session. 

Cost: $135

Cost for riders trailering in: $105 (Note: Horse is not boarded at or free-leased to Melwood)

There is an additional fee for private lessons.

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