Winter News!



It's hard to believe winter and the holidays are upon us!  No lessons will be held on December 24, 25, 31 and January 1.

Please contact Allie to reschedule you lesson, and take advantage of vacation time to add an extra lesson!


NCH Holiday Party will be held on Sunday, December 14 from 4-6pm at Harvey's Pub on Phila Street in Saratoga Springs!  Please join us for good food, games, raffles, a visit from Mrs. Claus and a $10 bring one-take on grab bag.

The cost is $22 per person for a buffet that includes: Fruit/cheese platter, salad, rolls, chicken tenders and fries (a big crowdpleaser at the awards party!) Mac & cheeses, chicken parmesan/penne marinara and of course, dessert!!

                             ******PLEASE RSVP WITH PAYMENT BY DECEMBER 9**********


Also, the 3rd Annual NCH Deck the Stalls event will be held on Saturday, December 20 from 12-2pm.  There will be Christmas Carrot Trail, hot chocolate and treats for everyone!  

-Stall decorating can be individual or teams, there are over 20 stalls to be decorated!  All riders and families are invited to participate in this very fun competition!!!

**A photographer will be available to do mini portrait sessions from 12-2pm.  Jim Sack from Connections Photography is  able to photograph 10 riders/horses for a sitting fee of $25, and prints of your choice can be purchased.  PLEASE sign up ASAP, as he is only able to do 10 on that day!


**Don't forget the IEA Team is selling Hewitt's coupons for wreaths, trees and kissing balls!  Purchase your coupon from a team rider or coach!  This Sunday is the next IEA show, Good Luck to all the riders!!



*December 5 is Jumper Jackpot, RSVP by Thursday, $20 per rider

*December 19 is Game Night, RSVP by 12/18, $20 per rider




Amanda and Mister Wollman will be traveling to Texas in March for a very exciting training competition!  Mister is a ReRunhorse that has just enjoyed a month of relaxation at NCH, and is starting his training in preparation for the Battle of the X's, a 2 day Thoroughbred competition for OTTB's.  Amanda and MIster will be competing for $10,000 in prize money!!!  When they return, Mister will be available for adoption.


2015 contracts and releases will be available at the holiday party and after, in the office.  EVERY rider, lessor, and boarder MUST have all paperwork signed and returned by January 1, 2015.



-cold weather is here!  Please dress your children appropriately with gloves, hats and layers

-please arrive 15 minutes prior to lesson time for grooming and tacking to avoid shortened ride time

-all lessons must be prepaid

-24 hour cancellation policy

-it is the responsibility of ALL lesson students, lessors and boarders to clean the wash stalls after each use!

-billing is handled by Liz, you can email her at financial.nch@gmail



North Country Horses wishes all of you a Happy, Healthy Holiday Season and New Year!!!


Happy Riding!