Masterson Station Park Equestrian Program

Masterson Station Park Equestrian Program offers safe and affordable horseback riding lessons.

The classes offered are introductory and include beginner, intermediate and advanced classes and there are several classes of each level. Each session will meet after school/work. Riders are to supply their own horseback riding approved helmets.

All youth riders must be 10 years old by the time classes begin. If your child has never participated in a Parks & Recreation program, proof of age is required. Adult classes are available to those 16 years of age and older. 

Management has the final say when assessing appropriate riding levels and program placement. Staff also reserves the right to combine or cancel classes if necessary. 

Note: The use of remote-controlled airplanes and drones is prohibited in Masterson Station Park.

2022 Fall Horsemanship

Fall 2022 classes will run from September 12 – October 21. Classes will meet once a week on the day they registered for 6-weeks. 

Classes offered include those for youth and adults and all instruction is English riding. 

Fee: $150 per person. Scholarships are available at a reduced rate ($75 per person, per class) for youth only.
Please note: All riders must supply their own ATSM-approved horseback riding helmet.

Management has the final say when assessing appropriate riding levels and program placement. Contact Georgia Ockerman at gockerma@lexingtonky.gov for questions or concerns.

Registration

Registration for all spring classes will open at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, August 31. 

Registration for beginner classes (youth and adult riders) will be online. In order to register online, you must have an account set up. This includes age verification for riders, which can take 1 – 3 business days. We recommend having this completed by Friday, August 26.

Create your online account 

Register

Note: The registration link will not open until 10 a.m. on Wednesday, August 31. 

Those who wish to register for intermediate and/or advanced classes (youth and adult) should call the day of registration only to (859) 559-6056 and leave a message. Calls will be returned in the order in which they are received. Thank you in advance for your patience. 

Individuals who have questions prior to registration may email Georgia Ockerman at gockerma@lexingtonky.gov

Beginner riders

Beginning level classes are offered to those who have no riding experience or who have had minimal instructed experience. 

Youth riders must be 10 – 15 years of age by the first day of their classes. 

Riders are responsible for providing their own HORSEBACK riding helmet.

Fall 2022 classes

Youth Beginner
Tuesdays: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Tuesdays: 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Thursdays: 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Adult Beginner
Thursdays: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Fridays: 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Registration for beginner classes will be online. In order to register online, you must have an account set up. This includes age verification for riders, which can take 1 – 3 business days. We recommend having this completed by Friday, August 26.

Create your online account 

Register

Note: The registration link will not open until 10 a.m. on Wednesday, August 31. 

Intermediate and advanced level

Intermediate and advanced classes (for both youth and adults) are offered to anyone who has either participated in classes taught through the Masterson Station Park equestrian program or has spoken with management in advance of registering. 

Riders are responsible for providing their own HORSEBACK riding helmet.

Fall 2022 classes

Youth Intermediate
Fridays: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Youth Advanced
Tuesdays: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Adult Intermediate
Fridays: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Adult Advanced
Tuesdays: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Thursdays: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Those who wish to register for intermediate and/or advanced classes (youth and adult) should call the day of registration only to (859) 559-6056 and leave a message. Calls will be returned in the order in which they are received. Thank you in advance for your patience. We reserve the right to combine and adjust classes based off of demand.

Individuals who have questions prior to registration may email Georgia Ockerman at gockerma@lexingtonky.gov

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