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Riding Lessons

Riding lessons are now offered for Liberty University residential students based on availability. Lesson packages with a discount are also available.

  • All levels welcome
  • Hunt Seat and Western available
  • Group lessons: $25
  • Private lessons: $40

Contact equestriancenter@liberty.edu for more information.

Trail Rides

The Equestrian Center offers guided trail rides by appointment only. These are available free of charge to students and employees who want to explore the Liberty Mountain property on horseback.

  • Suited for beginner through advanced riders
  • Walk only regardless of previous riding experience
  • Includes a brief lesson in the ring followed by a 20-30 minute ride around the mountain
  • Limited to 2 people

Contact equestriancenter@liberty.edu for more information.

 Before You Ride

 

Riding Classes

Liberty students can enroll in beginner, intermediate, or advanced riding classes. As part of the class, students participate in both barn and mounted riding lessons and earn two credit hours.

Riding Classes are offered through the registrar.  PHED 170 and 270 are offered this semester.  For the Fall of 2020, just PHED 170 will be offered.

Summer Camps

The Equestrian Center hosts summer camps, day and residential, for all experience levels. Youth and teen campers ride Liberty horses and receive instruction from current Liberty Equestrian Team coaches and staff.

 

 

Horse Boarding

The Equestrian Center provides full care stall board for students interested in bringing their horses to school. Horses will be accepted as space allows and pending the application process. Board includes the use of all facilities as available. Board charge is $550 per month. Facility reserves the right to extra charges for excessive needs.

  • Equestrian Center is open for boarders from 7 a.m.–7 p.m. daily
  • Boarders may not jump without an instructor present to monitor safety
  • Riders must wear ASTM/SEI certified helmets ANYTIME they sit on a horse
  • No dogs allowed

If you are interested in boarding, please contact equestriancenter@liberty.edu for availability and additional information.