Riding Lessons

Weekly Lessons:

  • For ages 8 years and older
  • Group lessons are no larger than 6 people
  • Group lessons are organized to be with same experience level/ age
  • Dependable horses that are used year round. Click here to meet the horses!
  • Use of Indoor Arena, Outdoor Arena, Trails, and 2 Cross-Country Courses
  • Experienced instructors with diverse riding backgrounds. Click here to meet our instructors!
Attire: All riders must wear:
  • Long pants or breeches
  • Shirts that cover the shoulders
  • Shoes or boots with a small heel and hard sole
  • Certified helmet

Other Information:

  • We require 24 hour notice if you are unable to attend. Please contact JoAnn at jdawson@fairwindsstables.com or notify your instructor. If a student does not call, no deductions, credits or make-ups will be offered.
  • Cancellations due to weather or holidays are promptly posted on the Student Page
  • Fairwinds holds an annual Schooling/Fun Show for students to experience showing in a fun and safe environment.
  • Fairwinds is a member of the Triangle Series, holding three shows yearly that attract competitors from local and regional barns

We provide beginner through advanced lessons daily.
Mon - Fri: lessons start at 4 p.m.
Sat - Sun: lessons start at 10 a.m.

We offer private, semi-private and group riding lessons for beginner through advanced riders. We have a diverse collection of dependable horses for every riding level! Classes are organized by riding level and age.

Lesson type




Group lesson

1 hour

Group lesson with no more than 6 students. Pay upfront in 8 week increments. Best value!


Group lesson

1 hour

Group lesson with no more than 6 students. Pay by the lesson.



1 hour

More 1-on-1 time with the instructor. Maximum of two students. Good for new riders, green horses, or pre-show prep.



½ hour
1  hour

Individual lesson. Good for new rider evaluation, green horses, or pre-show prep.


We offer a $5/lesson discount for families with more than one rider.

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Contact Us
41 Tailwinds Lane North East, Maryland 21901
410-658-8187 jdawson@fairwindsstables.com

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