Our Lesson Program

Creates the next generation of horseman

 We firmly believe to become a competent rider students must learn good horsemanship skills. Each customized lesson consists of tacking, general horse education, animal and rider safety, proper mounting and tack adjustments. 

Has Something for everyone

Heritage Ridge Equestrian Center's lesson program is open to all riders regardless of their age, ability, or riding style. We can accommodate both English and Western riding disciplines. Whether your looking to compete in local horse show, become a competent trail rider or just looking for a little exercise we've got you! Both private and group lessons available. Call 716 946-4163 for more information 

Day Camp

Our camps are open to riders of any ability from ages 5-18. Created to provides an educational, yet exciting opportunity for young horse riders to experience all aspects of the equine life. Watch our Facebook page for up coming dates. 

Meet Our Terrific Lesson Horses



The farm favorite, Tonka is an 20 year old Quarter Horse gelding with many years of 4-H and lessening under his belt. He loves what he does!



9 year old Dixie is a Draft Pony Cross, that has multiple championships to her name in English, Western and Gymkhana. She'll give all ages and abilities a great ride.



Gus is a 14 year old Paint gelding. The farm steady eddie he prefers western style riding, is a mean competitor in the show ring but also loves a good trail ride. 



Our 15 year old, petite, and sassy Welsh Pony Honey, enjoys being ridden English, competing at local horse shows with our beginner riders as well as teaching driving lessons.



At only 32 inches tall, Billy, our 31 year old, American Miniature Horse is the farm mascot. Don't let his age fool you he still enjoys competing both driving and in hand. 


If you're considering taking lessons at Heritage Ridge, please view our lesson policies below. 

Lesson Policies (docx)