Caroline is taking a group of children down November 14-16. Please contact us if you are interested and we can send you the trip details! It's a great way to visit the farm in the Fall.
Hi there everyone! The race time has been set for the Ashford Farm race, the post time will be around 1:45. So we will be heading back to Ashford a little earlier than expected. Please be there for pick up between 3 and 3:30.
And remember to pack a lunch for your child to eat at the track!
Attention Ashford students! We will be having several special events this Fall for all of our students. I've already posted the information about the camp reunion October 11, so check that out and sign up soon! I hope you can all attend.
Save the Date for...
Halloween Gymkhana - November 1 from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Combined Test competition - November 1 from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hunter Show competition - November 8 from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Entry forms will be posted on our Events Page soon!
Our annual camp reunion will be on Saturday October 11 from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm.
We will be taking a school bus to Philadelphia Park Racetrack to watch the races, and will be able to have our picture taken in the winning circle with the winner of the first ever race named after Ashford Farm. Limited spots available, so get your permission slips in soon!
The horses and staff are taking a well-deserved vacation these last two weeks of August. Call or email us to sign up for the Fall Lesson schedule! Lessons will start up again after Labor Day weekend. Hope to see you then!
Ever dreamed of galloping a racehorse? 2 female jockeys will be visiting campers on Thursday, July 24th to talk about their equine industry career choice. Exciting day!
Get psyched everybody! We know we are, and working hard to get camp spic and span for your arrival! Bring your sunblock and riding boots and get ready for an amazing summer!
See you all soon!
We haven't raised our rates since 2011, so buy a new lesson plan now to lock in the old rates.
Rates after May 1, 2014:
1 hour Private $85
1/2 hour Private $60
1 hour semi-private $70
Group (1 hour) $60
10 Group lesson plan $550 (pay in cash to get 11 lessons)
If your child is thinking about overnight camp, please join us for an open house at New Meadow Farm on Saturday, May 10 from 11a to 3p. See the farm. Talk to the staff. Meet other campers and the horses!
Why don't you take a riding vacation down at New Meadow? Go down and spend a few days riding the trails and taking lessons on some fabulous horses in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley. The whole family can go down and have a great time on the farm. Call to make a reservation today!
Interested in taking riding lessons or signing up your child? Want to know more about our summer day camp program? Come to our Open House this Sunday, April 6 from 1 to 4, take a tour, meet the horses, watch some riding lessons, and sign up to start riding lessons this spring! Bring your family and friends, but we kindly ask you to leave your pets at home :)
Printer broken? Out of paper? No worries, you can sign up for camp today with our new online registration option via a great company called Firefly. Links on our Camp page or right HERE!
Don't wait, sign up today!
Ashford Farm is hosting 2 events this Spring, make sure to mark your calendars and plan to be there for both (as competitors and spectators!)
Saturday, May 31 : Ashford Farm Spring Horse Show
Sunday, June 1: Ashford Farm Combined Training (dressage & stadium jumping)
**entries for both events will be available in the office and online soon!
Also, a reminder: regular lessons will continue after the show weekend, the revised summer schedule of lessons will not begin until camp starts up on June 23!
Visit Ashford on Sunday, April 6 for our annual open house. See the farm. Meet the staff. Say hi to the horses.
Stop by the Ashford and New Meadow Farm booth to learn more about our day and overnight summer riding camps. We'd love to meet you and tell you all about how we spend the summer with horses.
Alexandria PTA Camp Fair
Wednesday, February 19
5:30p - 8p