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Horseback Riding Lessons in NJ

Seaton Hackney Stables (SHS), a facility of the Morris County Park Commission, leased and operated by Equishare USA, LLC., is carrying on its rich heritage by providing Morris County residents, both young and old, with opportunities to become involved with the elegance and joy of equestrian sports and activities Learn More

  • Summer Camp 2017

    Come join us next Summer at the #1 Rated Horseback Riding Summer Camp in New Jersey (2012 & 2013)! Our Summer Camp has various 5-day camp sessions starting the week of June 19th. See below for registration forms and more details.

  •  2017 Ponyshare PEP & PGRP

    4-day PETITE EQUESTRIAN PROGRAM (PEP) Ages 3-6

    Participants will learn safety on and around the ponies, grooming techniques, basic riding skills, and other primary horsemanship skills.

    4-day PONY GROOMING & RIDING PROGRAM (PGRP) Ages 7 –11

    This unique program provides an exciting and inexpensive hands-on introduction to the wonderful world of equines in a fun-filled and non-threatening atmosphere.


    2017 Ponyshare PEP & PGRP Registration Form
  • 2017 Fall Troop (Early & Late)

    The 2017 Fall Troop is a 6-week Session starting the week of September 4th (Early Fall) & October 30th (Late Fall). The SHS Troop program is geared to provide aspiring equestrians, interested in acquiring or improving their horsemanship and horseback riding skills, a forum to get involved in a structured program in a supportive atmosphere. Troop may include grooming, tacking, safety and handling badges as part of the curriculum. Click below to download the registration form.


    2017 Fall Troop Registration Form
  • Fall 2017 Volunteer Training

    Our volunteer program continues to be a great opportunity for young riders who love horses to deepen their knowledge and understanding of horsemanship, assist others, and defray the cost of riding. Certification classes will be held over seven weeks (RATS) nine weeks (CATS) running 1.5 hours long. Classes offered as needed. Please let the instructor know if you will miss a session to arrange a make-up. ALL sessions are mandatory; missed sessions must be made up by booking a make-up class which may incur an additional cost.


    Fall Registration Form
  •  2017 Fall PEP Program (Early & Late)

    Our Fall PEP program consists of 6-week Sessions starting the weeks of September 9th or 10th (early) and October 28th and 29th 2017 (late). As Seaton Hackney is experiencing a steady increase in ridership, we encourage you to register early for our popular programs.


    2017 Fall PEP Registration
  • Valley Brook Equestrian Center

    Seaton Hackney Stables’ new big “little sister”, Valley Brook Equestrian Center, boasts seventy five spacious 10’ x 11’ box stalls, a small indoor arena (which we plan to enlarge), a 2/3 mile oval stone dust track perfect for exercising, interval training and harness driving, and we are setting up a total of five riding rings: Beginners, Flat Work, a 200’ x 60’ Dressage ring, a Hunt Course ring and the Indoor arena. These will ensure that riders of different levels and interests can enjoy their riding with minimal interference.


    Learn more about VBEC

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