Margo Bartow ~ Training and riding lessons
Expertise in dressage and jumping. Also excellent instruction for western, trail riding, ground manners, and establishing good relationships with horses and their people.
We are an exclusive family owned private stable located in a peaceful bit of paradise shared with a few friendly folks in Southern Oregon. Horseback riding lessons for all ages.
How to get the most value out of your horseback riding lessons.
1. Take lessons consistantly two times per week.
2. Arrive on time.
3. Greet instructor/trainer so that they know you have arrived.
4. Have the proper riding attire and equipment.
5. Dress for the weather such as gloves, and bring water to stay hydrated.
6. Periodically stay and watch other riders having lessons after your lesson.
7. Spend some time reviewing your lesson within 24 hours after your lesson.
Training $850/mo (includes board)
Lessons private $35
Semi private: $30
$15 charge per lesson for use of North Woods Ranch lesson horses
Full training, board, lessons packages available
Horse away from home vacation care available
$25/day care for each horse
Horse For Sale
Scroll below for a list of horses for sale.
River - 8 years old, mare, Dutch Warmblood, 16.2 hands
Beauty, athleticism, and great temperament in one fancy package. This horse is so honest to jump that she makes it easy to find your way to the winners circle. Young or old, novice or advanced, she takes jumping to another level of fun and success comes easy. She is fun to ride and easy to love. She would be happy to be your constant companion, under saddle, around the barn, or out on the trails. She is a horse you will admire, whether you are the one riding her or watching her being ridden. Video Links-
Adorable Abby - 8 years old, mare, Thoroughbred Cross Shire Horse, 16.2 hands
The horse you have always wanted has just been found. Talented, willing, responsive and kind. She is a friend and a companion that is always ready to go for a ride. In the arena or out on the trails she never says no but always ask what would you like to do next. Lovely mover and three good gaits with exceptional beauty. She is a horse that everyone takes notice of, and with her sweet disposition she is a barn favorite. Video Links-
Sold 2014, Beautiful Isabell - 11 yrs old, mare, Quarter Horse/Arabian, 15.2 hands
Beautiful Bell. Oh so darling. With eyes that are full of intelligence and depth. Everyone notices Bell. Her people loving personality is obvious to young and old. Bell's buckskin dun coloring is outstanding and her conformation supports that. Bell is a cute mover and easy to ride. She has three good gaits and is obedient and likes to please. Bell is the kind of horse that would like to climb into your car and go home with you and live in your house if she could. She loads and hauls, clips and bathes and all the rest. For show or trail she is a horse you will always be proud to be with. Isabelle is schooling First Level dressage work including walk pirouette, shoulder in and lengthenings. She is jumping through gymnastics and doing novice courses.
Sold 2014, British Beauty (Breeze) - 10 yrs old, mare, Shire/Thoroughbred Cross, 16.3 hands
Beauty and black. Breeze is a lovely Registered Shire and Thoroughbred mare with excellent ground manners. Breeze makes riding fun. She is reliable for her rider. Breeze is willing and wanting to please. Whether it is Dressage or Jumping, Breeze always tries to do her best. Breeze is supple, responsive and balanced in her 16.3 hands of beauty. Picture yourself cantering through the meadows and moors of England on the back of a beautiful steed. Breeze is your dream horse come true!
Sold 2013, Magic Moccasin (Moxie) - 10 yrs old, mare, Holsteiner/Thoroughbred Cross, 16.2 hands
Sired by champions she reflects the champions in her family. Her grand sire Final Pool is a champion in the hunter divisions and the dressage divisions. Moxie is a sweet and fancy lady. Lovely to look at, beautiful mover, she imparts class and flair to any rider. She loves to interact with people. Moxie also enjoys bareback riding. Whether its clipping, loading, hauling, shoeing, or bathing her ground manners are impeccable. If you are looking for that beautiful horse to be your friend for life Moxie would like you to choose her.
Sold 2012, Kona - 17 yrs old, gelding, Warmblood/Appaloosa, 16.2 hands
Safe, smart, and well trained gelding. Kona is a good teacher for any rider to style. Kona will take care of you, tolerate and forgive your mistakes, and carry you on to higher levels of riding. Kona is safe smart and very well trained. His ground manners are excellent. He has been ridden on trails from Hawaii to Oregon. Big and handsome, healthy and strong, he is fun and easy to ride for any rider. Is he a Knabstrupper? We will have to travel to Belgium to find out. Kona is full of personality character and good manners. He makes everyone laugh. He can be ridden bareback with a halter and lead rope. Would like to find him a good home before winter. Price negotiable to the right home.