Our New Indoor Arena!Leave a Comment
It’s been an extremely busy summer, with construction crews working on our new hay barn and indoor arena. While the hay barn is now completely finished and filled to the brim with this year’s hay, the arena still has a few weeks to go before it’s ready. But we’re super excited and thought we’d share a few pics of the progress so far.
A Quiet RideLeave a Comment
On a nice winter’s day, it doesn’t take much persuading to get us in the saddle. At this time of year the trails have enough snow to create a nice footing, without the ice that comes with a spring freeze-thaw. Winter has it’s own special qualities that make it one of our favourite times to ride.
Winterizing Run-in ShedsLeave a Comment
Each winter we bed all of the run-in sheds with straw, first in November and then again in January. We like to ensure the horses have comfortable, warm bedding (more…)
Riding Through SnowLeave a Comment
We celebrated the New Year with a wonderful ride through snow! I’ve been riding these trails for over twenty years and each winter I look forward to these crisp, sunny days. Whether I’m riding through pine trees heavily laden with fresh snow, or just enjoying the view of distant snow-covered hills, these rides always renew my love of winter.
Rainbow After the StormLeave a Comment
Yesterday we had one of those thundering summer storms that broke the heat wave and left everything looking clean and fresh. We really needed the rain, but the rainbows were a bonus.