Welcoming school aged children with and without prior horse experience. No expensive equipment to buy.
You don't even need to own your own horse!
Jumping, Dressage, Western, Trails and MORE!
Save your child's spot now!
Community based, equine educational events for horse lovers and equine enthusiasts of all ages, levels and abilities.
You do not need to own a horse to participate.
Best Summer Horse programs includes
BONUS PERKS for HORSE CRAZY KIDS including 1 FREE TICKET for the Dutchess County Horse Clinic with Advantage Horsemanship PLUS they compete in the 2022 TRAIL MASTER CHALLENGE with World Horse Show judge, Kennis 'Buttons' Fairfax.
Get started with a 1 hour time slot.
1:1 with a professional instructor
Your horse or Ours
New to horses, Returning riders welcome.
Start with either a 1/2hr or 1 hr time slot.
Professional, Certified Instructors
Toddlers please book as TINY TROTTER, all other use 1/2hr or 1hr booking buttons.
After school Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday
PLUS BONUS NO SCHOOL DAYS
FREE horse classes and activity sheets online.
Scouts will be taught the horsemanship skills and knowledge to earn their OFFICIAL HORSEMANSHIP MERIT BADGE and have the opportunity to show off their mastered skill at the OFFICIAL SCOUTS HORSEMANSHIP MERIT BADGE TEST at the end of the summer.
Make it the BEST Summer Ever signing your child(ren) up for our exclusive Summer Horse Homeschool program.
We proudly maintain scholarship and financial aid opportunities and welcome your generous contributions to continue to do so. Please contact our scholarship coordinator to make your generous donation to the future equestrians of the world today.
MAKE A DONATION TODAY
As Union Vale's oldest horse farm, JL Performance Horses continues to offer quality, community based, comprehensive equine educational programs, English & Western riding, clinics and workshops for children and adults of all ages, levels & abilities.
We are happy to customize your personal equine experience and welcome your school for a field trip experience or bridge program.
JL Performance Horses is dedicated to producing quality all-around horses for show and recreational purposes and capable, knowledgeable horse people.
We offer the opportunity to attend various equine educational clinics, horse shows and participate in community and holiday events with our equine ambassadors.
Our scholarship program allows us to continue to welcome new children to the wonderful world of horses and is made possible by the generous donations from folks, just like you.
Many of our young riders depend on your generous donations. Your kind gift goes DIRECTLY to giving financial aid to children who love horses and ponies. And it's not just horseback riding.
PONYSITTERS are essential to the day-to-day care and well-being of the equine ambassadors on the farm.
*** Learn more about PONYSITTERS - www.nyequine.com/ponysitters
If you have questions about the opportunities available to you or about our programs, feel free to give us a call today or send us a message. We will get back to you as soon as possible.
If you have completed your enrollment form, please mail to the Registration Office of
JL Performance Horses at 2536 Wingdale Mnt. Rd., Poughquag, NY 12570.
We look forward to welcoming you to our farm family.
Wingdale Mountain Road, Poughquag, New York 12570, United States
We are open weekdays, daytime, evening, weekend and on holidays. We are only closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.
Youth and adults welcome! English & Western morning clinic PLUS afternoon Dutchess County's TRAIL MASTER CHALLENGE with Kennis 'Buttons' Fairfax. Meet him once and you'll know why he is one of the most popular horse show judges and clinicians in the World. Pre-register your spot today. Haul ins and spectators/auditors welcome.