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Improve Your Riding with Donna Snyder-Smith

Ride Overview

This intensive week long centered riding clinic in Wyoming is led by guest instructor Donna Snyder-Smith. Donna is unquestionably one of the world’s best instructors, having coached world endurance champion, Valerie Kanavy, as well as many other top endurance riders.  She holds the prestigious lifetime award from the American Riding Instructors’ Association and is the author of several books.  She is a master teacher of the bio-mechanics of effortless, effective riding.Treat yourself to a full immersion program with one of the most supportive and effective teachers in the horse riding world.

Trip Instruction Included

There have been a number of important innovations in horsemanship philosophy in recent years reflecting a desire to improve riding ability and enhance communication and cooperation with the horse. Top clinicians will enable you to achieve greater harmony as through your increased body awareness you and your horse begin to move more comfortably and athletically. Each day includes unmounted exercises, a classroom lecture and mounted work. Instruction is offered in a variety of learning styles including auditory, tactile and visual. Riders of all levels and disciplines can benefit. There is no better way to prepare for an Equitours trip and increase your enjoyment and confidence in riding.

Ride & Horse Details

  • Horse Breeds:
    Quarterhorse, Arabians
  • Trip Pace:
    Slow to moderate, to suit riders
  • Tack:
    English or Western
  • Weight limit:
    200 lbs

Instruction & Training included

  • Hours of Instruction:
    2 hours of theory and 1 1/2 hours mounteded
  • Instruction and Training:
    There have been a number of important innovations in horsemanship philosophy in recent years reflecting a desire to improve riding ability and enhance communication and cooperation with the horse. Top clinicians will enable you to achieve greater harmony as through your increased body awareness you and your horse begin to move more comfortably and athletically. Each day includes unmounted exercises, a classroom lecture and mounted work. Instruction is offered in a variety of learning styles including auditory, tactile and visual. Riders of all levels and disciplines can benefit. There is no better way to prepare for an Equitours trip and increase your enjoyment and confidence in riding.
  • Types of Instruction:
    Centered Riding Instruction, Horsemanship Skillbuilding,

Meeting Point

At the ranch. Transportation from the Jackson Hole airport or the Riverton Airport can be easily arranged.

With first-hand knowledge of the exciting tours we offer, the ride consultants at Equitours look forward to answering any questions you might have about this ride. We want to help make sure that you select the trip of your dreams. Please call or email and get ready to pack your bags for a wonderful adventure!

Call us

1.800.545.0019

Email this
Riding Consultant

hadley@equitours.com