*Ground School ~ Grooming and Saddling available at $25.00 an hour,
prior to your riding time. We love beginners, especially those with carrots!
We cater to "young and young at heart" riders,
6 years & up + adults returning to riding.
Learn to Ride Like a Winner!
Amy Pilloud started riding at Horse Country Farm when she was 7 years old. Now, she's the Vice-President of the Washington State University Equestrian Team in Pullman, WA. Ariana Lapke-Malone started here too. She's on the Western Washington University Team. Radhika Raj graduated last year after competing for Western Washington University too. We're very proud of our college girls and are busy teaching and empowering our next group of young equestriennes.
Meet Your Riding Instructor
Riding instructor and owner, Shannon Kennedy trains horses and teaches horsemanship at Horse Country Farm. Teaching kids to ride horses since 1967, she finds in many cases, she's taught three generations of families. She graduated from Washington State University with BA degrees and attended graduate school at Western Washington University, earning a Masters in Teaching degree that she utilizes as a substitute teacher during the school year and director of Camp Horse Country during the summer. She writes young adult fiction as Shannon Kennedy and mainstream western (cowgirl) romance as Josie Malone. She currently has 15 books under contract, 13 in print and two that will be released in the near future.
Gift Certificates for Riding Lessons, Trail Rides, Leasing, Pony Rides and Summer Horse Camp are available. Order now to have them in time for the holidays. Does your favorite horselover enjoy reading as well as riding? Yes, you can purchase signed copies of Shannon's books at Horse Country Farm. Wrap up a book and carrots along with the certificate and you'll make horselovers of any age horsy-happy!
360-691-7509 ~ 425-335-4773
Shannon's books are available at BarnesandNoble.com, Amazon, the Lake Stevens Co-Op Feedstore and of course at Horse Country Farm too. She will be happy to autograph your books for you before or after your ride. If you don't find her in the arena, you can catch her in the barns, mucking, watering, grooming or feeding horses. You can also learn more about what she's writing on her websites, www.shannonkennedybooks.com and www.josiemalone.com
Practice what you learn in your lessons
when you lease one of our horses.
Riding Lessons & Practice Time With Your Favorite Horse. Includes Most Tack, Equipment, Feed & Daily Care. Ages: 7 to Adult All riders 160 lbs and Under
4 Lessons Per Month + 2 Hours Ground School Per Month = 6 Hours at Horse Country Farm with your favorite horse each month.
Horse Time = Grooming, Saddling, Trail Riding, Arena Practice, Riding With Friends, & Hanging Out With Your Horse.
Special Monthly Activities each = 4 hours of Horse-Time.
$225.00 Per Month, (Horse) $250.00 Per Month, (Warmblood)
All Riders under 18 must bring/rent an equestrian helmet.
If you do not have a helmet, you may rent one in the office.
$5.00 an hour
$7.00 a day
$30.00 a month
All students must DRESS TO RIDE, per the instructor's directions.