Horseback Riding

Home of the Bethany College Equestrian Team

Photo of a group of horses at Oglebay


Open daily, weather permitting. Reservations are required.

Please call 304-243-4042 to make a reservation.

For the courtesy of our guests and staff, please provide a 24-hour notice for cancellations. A fee of the reserved services will be applied to the credit card on file for no-shows or cancellations without a 24-hour notice.

Private and group lessons for beginners through intermediate. Basic English riding with emphasis on dressage. Call 304-243-4042 to schedule.

Trail Rides & Pony Rides
Trail Rides: By reservation only; ages 12 and over.
Pony Rides: Available all year round; ages 2 and up; by reservation only. Call 304-243-4042 to schedule

Therapeutic Riding
Therapeutic riding uses interaction with the horse to benefit individuals with disabilities. Although the ultimate goal is for participants to ride as independently as possible, the physical, cognitive, emotional and social benefits are countless.

Horse Lover's Camp
The stables at Oglebay offer a variety of camps throughout the year. Click below to view upcoming programs and download registration forms.

Horse Camps PDF