Have Your Birthday Party at Famesgate!

At Famesgate Stables, we are excited to now offer horseback riding birthday parties! Our qualified instructors are on hand to give each child their own unique “horse experience.” Parties Include: 2 Hours of fun at Famesgate Stables Hands-on horse experience learning to brush and lead a horse Riding time for each guest Age-appropriate games and… Read More »

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Lessons For Chidren 6 and Up

At Famesgate Stables, we offer riding lessons for children ages 6 and up. Children learn how to properly clean and tack up their lesson pony or horse, how to get on the pony/horse and how to steer. In the first few lessons, we build upon these skills until the rider understands and is comfortable with… Read More »

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Come Visit Us At Famesgate Stables

We welcome the opportunity to show you our farm and to introduce you to some of our wonderful show and lesson horses. Call or email us to schedule a good time for your visit or to discuss an introductory lesson.

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What We Do At Famesgate Stables

Famesgate Stables is an American Saddlebred training and lesson facility located just off I-64 east of Charlottesville, VA. It is a one hour drive west of Richmond, VA and 2.5 hours south of Washington, DC. The farm features a covered arena and bullpen, large outdoor riding ring and rubber-matted stalls.

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