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2017 Fall Lesson Schedule

Saturdays Nov 4th thru Dec 9th. Make up Dec 16

Instructors: Liz, Katt, Celeste and Emily

9:00 Waredaca Pony Club
10:00 Waredaca Pony Club
11:00 GWU Equestrian Club 
1:00 Girl Scouts 
 2:00 Girl Scouts
 3:30 True Brew Trail Rides
 Morning Pony Kids


Sundays Nov 5th thru Dec. 10th. Make up Dec 17

Instructors: Gayle and Helen

Morning Private and Semi Private Lessons
11:00 Begining XC Jumping
  Beginning To Ride
1:00 Intermediate 2
  Skills for Safer Pleasure Riding
2:00 Advanced Beginners
  Intermediate 3
3:00 Advanced Flat / Beginning to Jump
  Intermediate 1


   Private and Semi Private Lessons

Tuesdays Oct 31st thru Dec 5. Make up Dec 12

Instructors: Carley and Katt

5:30 AHC Equestrian Team JV
6:30 AHC Equestrian Team Varsity
Day and Evening Private and Semi-Private Lessons


   Private and Semi Private Lessons

Thursdays Nov 2nd thru Dec 14th. Make up Dec 21

NOTE: No Class November 23rd

Instructors: Katherine and Carley

5:30 Pony Club
6:30 Pony Club
4:30 - 8:00 Private Lessons*

Fridays Nov 3rd thru Dec 15th. Make up Dec 22

NOTE: No Class November 24th

Instructors: Hedi

6:00 PAYG Jumping Skills
7:00 PAYG Walk, Trot and Canter

Special Lessons

1:00 Gayle Dec. 2, 9 and 16 Mini Starter Series
1:00   Nov 25th Holiday Trailrides - sign up @ eventbrite.com
2:00   Nov 25th Holiday Trailrides - sign up @ eventbrite.com


  • 6 week series fee: $330.00 for regular group classes
  • PAY AS YOU GO: $60 per ride, advanced registration required
  • Guided Trail Rides: $50 per person, advanced registration required
  • Private rates are $75/30 minute lesson or $85/45 minute private and $95 for an hour private lesson; semi-private rates for groups of two or three are $80/each student/hour lesson.
  • Complete payment for the session is required at the first group lesson of the session --CASH, CHECK OR CREDIT CARDS
  • Student Rentals $40 AND require advance registration and are for students I3 and above
  • All classes will meet and ride from the Red Indoor Arena.
  • Call or email the office for additional information and to schedule private and semi-private lessons. Additional lesson times may be available.
  • REGISTRATION BEGINS on Tuesday August 8. Sign up then by phone AFTER 9 AM OR email OR sign up with your current instructor at your next class.
  • Class confirmation for all activities will be assumed at the time of phone registration.
  • Regarding Missed Lessons, Waredaca offers only ONE makeup lesson per student per session; there is NO carryover of lessons between seasonal sessions.


Additional Private and Semi Private lessons may be available;

call 443 564 1276  OR email:  waredacalessons@gmail.com  for more details




Pony Kids with Emily

The PERFECT introduction for children, ages 4-7, to horsemanship! This enjoyable one-on-one format focuses on safety, confidence, and balance. As students master goals in these areas, they may move on to more active control of their horse. Lessons are tailored to the individual student’s development in order to maximize both their potential and fun! Lesson fee of $50/per lesson.

Mini Starter Series

Created with Beginning Students in Mind

Offered monthly, these classes are tailored for the beginning rider to see if you really like to ride horses! A series of three lessons in the package is enough of a start for you to determine how strong your interest is. This is an affordable option at only $135. A perfect way to get started with horses!

Waredaca Pony Club – Katherine as our Center Administrator

For those who want to join the United States Pony Club Organization and do not own their own horse, here is your opportunity to be a pony clubber!! Available for Intermediate 1 and above students, check out the USPC.ORG website for Pony Club ‘Center’ information. Look for WAREDACA PONY CLUB CENTER DETAILS on our website. We are currently on a wait list for enrollment but are more than happy to answer questions about our program and add your child to the list.

Escorted Saturday Trail Rides…Bring a Friend!

3:30 on Saturdays and a Holiday November 25th addition of 1:00pm and 2:00pm rides!!

Waredaca trail-rides are planned for people ages 10+, new to riding or with litter prior experience. It is designed to offer an enjoyable experience around our farm on horseback. We conduct the tail-rides rain or shine Riders must wear long pants and a sturdy shoe with small heel - a flat shoe shoe is not safe nor permitted.  Helmets are required and provided. Prior to starting, each rider will sign a release form. For safety reasons, we respectfully have a 220lb weight limit for any rider. All registrations are non-refundable no date transferable. Any further questions or concerns, give Gayle, our lesson manager, a call at (443) 564-1276


Eventing...the Horse Triathlon —WATCH FOR THIS IN THE SPRING!!

In addition to being a riding center, Waredaca is also a major competition venue. We host three competitions each year featuring a sport called Eventing. Our exciting and spectator friendly competitions are an equine triathlon of dressage, cross-country jumping and show jumping. These events are WAREDACA planned, organized, and executed with your assistance. Guess what?! We need you!! Whether you are an experienced horse trial staffer or one who knows only the front end from the other end of a horse, your efforts are important. We need volunteers to do many different things - build and paint jumps, score riders going cross-country, help with hospitality for our judging officials, work with numbers in the results booth, and more. Check the volunteer program details on our website ; Liz our Volunteer Coordinator match you with the right job!!




Why Choose Waredaca for your Horseback Riding Experience?

We are situated on 100+ acres and have access to a large trail system. All of our students ride outside of the ring, through our fields and woods to develop their skills all while enjoying the beautiful Maryland country-side.

Simply stated, Waredaca has been providing quality riding services to our customers since 1932. Family owned and operated, our professionally trained staff are wonderful individuals and effective teachers. They are very active in the horse industry on a local and national level and above all, are dedicated to each student’s enjoyment, progress and competence with their riding experiences.




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Academy of Holy Cross

The Academy of the Holy Cross Equestrian Team started as a club sport and gradually developed into a varsity sport in the early 2000’s.

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National Capital Equitation League (NCEL)

Waredaca is pleased to offer a competitive experience for intermediate riders in the National Capital Equitation League (NCEL).

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GWU Exercise Science Horseback Riding Course

Waredaca is excited to be hosting the George Washington University, Exercise Science Horseback Riding course, which gives university students credit for learning the art and science of horseback riding.

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