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Frenchtown Riding Club’s After School Riding Program offers your child a daily riding lesson and hands-on experience in all facets of horse care, plus an afternoon snack, help with homework, games and activities, fresh air, exercise, new skills and experiences, and a chance to make new friends, from 3:00 till 6:00, Monday through Friday, for just $300 per week or $60 per day, excluding optional transportation.

Daily 30-minute group riding lessons are geared to each participant’s level of experience and competency and include a variety of mounted games, in addition to traditional hunter/jumper and dressage instruction. Upgrade any group lesson to a private lesson for just $40.

Riding instruction is conducted by experienced, USEF-certified riding instructors in our airy 80’x200’ indoor arena.


Childcare and homework are supervised by an experienced, NJDOE-certifed educator.


Riding instructors and childcare supervisor are certified in first aid, CPR and AED by the AHA. Riding instructors are also SafeSport-certified by the USEF.


The cost of enrollment is based upon a five-day week (shorter school weeks are prorated at $60 per day) and includes a daily snack and beverage, plus a wide range of supplemental, non-riding activities to keep everyone engaged and entertained.

This program is designed for students in grades one through twelve, from novice through advanced riding levels.


Customized schedules and private transportation may also be available. Please inquire.


Frenchtown Riding Club members enjoy a 5% discount.


Students get the full horse experience, via immersive, hands-on lessons in all facets of care, including grooming and bathing; tacking; haying, graining, and watering; turning in and out; cleaning stalls, buckets, and tack; and opportunities to observe vets, farriers, trainers, and other equine professionals in action.

What people are saying about us:

"She loves going to your after school program.  It's all she talks about.  You and your staff have been incredible."

Wooden horse ornaments 2023-07-14
Western Wednesday w Gwen & Mav 2023-06-28
Welcome Spring - Adalyn & Evan Mascitelli 2
Watching the farrier 2023-06-30
Feeding the horses 2023-07-10
Unicorn painting contest 2023-06-28
Volleyball 2023-08-08
Setting up grain 2023-06-22
Saying hi to the chickens 2023-07-11
Ryan & Marina 2023-07-06
Event pic 2
Playing with Harriet 2023-07-17
Unmounted jump course 2023-08-02
Riding bareback 2023-07-12
Picking a hoof
Payton with Shelby Chloe & Emily 2023-06-13
Mucking stalls 2023-06-26
Marina & Shelby picking Ferg's hoof 2023-07-07
Lunch al fresco 2023-08-02
Learning to lunge 2023-07-20
Learning about brushes
Horse cookies 2023-06-16
Horse Exploration - Emily & Jack
Half seat contest 2023-06-22
Gwen on Mav 2023-06-26
Gwen & Sophie trail ride 2023-06-28
Grooming our horse 2023-07-19
Grooming lesson
Getting ready for the inflatable horse show 2023-06-21
Cameraderie 2023-08-02
Gianna's scratch art
Event pic 3
End of day shenanigans 2023-06-15
Collecting duck eggs 2023-07-07
Chloe walking over ground poles 2023-06-13
Camp pic 4
Bella painting her horse 2023-06-21
Arts & crafts 2023-06-26
Arts & crafts 2023-06-21
Alyssa & Emily teamwork 2023-07-17

Still not sure if our After School Riding Program is right for your child?

Try an afternoon on us.

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