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 Welcome toVon Doeler's Ranch

Disciplines & Facility

We offer a great facility to work out of with a huge variety. Riders can do something different each week or stick with one discipline for as long as they'd like. 












Disciplines we Specialize in: 

  • Horsemanship, Foundementals, Ground Work 
  • Barrel Racing, Pole Bending
  • Gymkhana events 
  • Cattle Sorting
  • Breakaway Roping
  • Ranch Roping 
  • ​3 Day Eventing (Show Jumping, X-Country, Dressage) 
  • Trail Riding
  • Ranch Riding


Facility & Ammenities: 

  • Cross Country Jumps
  • Show Jumping Arena
  • Cattle available at all times
  • Roping Arena with barrier
  • Round Pens for Horsemanship & Training
  • Smaller Ring great for beginners & Kids
  • Miles of Trails (Great for horses & riders minds!) 
  • Obstacle's 
  • Great lesson horses! 
  • Knowledgeable instructors
  • Saloon / Lounge area for riders or spectators 

Packages, Pricing & Times 

We try to be as flexible and accommodating as possible. You may change your ride times from week to week or keep the same time each week.





 









Rates:

(Prices Include tax & are per person)

Private 

  • 1 hour Private- $40 
  • Pack of 4 Private Lessons- $150 
  • Pack of 8 Private- $290 
  • Pack of 8 (4 Private & 4 Group) $275


Offered Daily at 2:00pm, 3:30pm, 5:00pm, 6:00pm & 7:30pm
Morning Times available upon request. 


Group (2-4 people):

  • 1 hour Group Lesson- $35 
  • Pack of 4 Group Lessons- $130 
  • Pack of 8 Group Lessons- $250 
  • Pack of 8 (4 Private & 4 Group) $275 


2017 Group Lesson Schedule:

​Mon. 6pm- Beg/Int. Child & Teen Group 

Wed. 7:30pm- Beg/Int. Adult Group

Thurs. 6pm- Int/Adv. Teen & Adult Group 


If the times listed above to not suit your needs, contact us, and we can often put together a group on your desired day!


Or, if you have your own group we can customize a schedule for you and your friends! 



Riding Lessons


We offer lessons for all levels of riders. Whether you have never ridden before, or are looking to get that extra edge at the Rodeo or Competition, we will suit your lesson program to your needs. We welcome riders of all ages on our horses or yours. 


Elana, head coach, has competed internationally in 3 Day Eventing at the CCI** level, as well as qualified for NBHA Worlds in Barrel Racing 2x and represented Ontario at Nationals in Pole Bending & Barrel Racing. She has many years experience training and coaching children to novice adults to the most competitive riders. Together, with the von Doeler Team, we guarantee we can help you reach your goals in a safe, positive atmosphere. 



Topics We Cover 

We are firm believers in all riders knowing not just how to ride, but to learn everything that goes along with it. Here are some of the topics we cover for both English & Western Riders of all levels. 












Beginner:

  • Horsemanship & Proper Communication with your horse 
  • Horse handling, catching, grooming & saddling
  • Colours, marking, breeds, parts of the horse and parts of the tack you use


Intermediate: 

  • Saddle Fit, applying wraps & boots properly
  • Lunging & various training equipment 
  • ​Mechanics of the horse 
  • Nutrition & requirements for horses
  • Basic First Aid for horses
  • ​Mental Aspect of Riding 

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Advanced: 

  • Care for a horse before & after a competition 
  • Stretches & exercises to improve mobility in your horse
  • Propper Bitting 
  • Advanced Horsemanship 
  • Outside the box training aids 
  • ​& much much more!!