FAQs

Q. CAN I TAKE A GROUP OR SEMI-PRIVATE LESSON?

A. All new riders at CEC are required to take private lessons to ensure a safe and productive lesson. Once the instructor feels the rider is independent, semi-private and group lessons are available.

Q. DO YOU OFFER GIFT CERTIFICATES?

A.Yes, we offer gift certificates in any denomination and they don’t expire!

Q. WHAT SHOULD I WEAR TO A LESSON?

A. All riders are required to wear long pants and hard sole boots with a small heel. We provide helmets if needed. 

Q. HOW DO I PAY FOR A LESSON?

A. We accept checks made payable to Canton Equestrian Center, Cash, or Online Bank Transfer. We do not accept credit or debit cards.

Q. CAN I LEASE A HORSE?

A. In order to lease a horse, you must first establish yourself at CEC by taking lessons.

Q. HOW DO I SCHEDULE A LESSON?

A. You can contact an instructor found on the About Us page or email us at info@cantonequestrian.com.

Q. DO YOU OFFER LESSONS IN THE WINTER?

A. Yes, we offer lesson year round. We have an indoor arena (72ftx150ft) for inclement weather.

Q. WHAT IS THE MINIMUM AGE REQUIREMENT FOR A LESSON?

A. 6 years old or first grade.

Q. DO YOU OFFER TRAIL RIDES?

A. We do not offer trail rides.  Our goal is to ensure a safe and productive environment for our students by offering lessons in riding arenas only.

Q. DO YOU OFFER ANY CAMPS?

A. Yes, please email our instructor Nora at nrquincy@gmail.com for details.

Q. CAN WE TOUR THE FACILITY?

A. The best way to tour the facility is by appointment. CEC is private property and for the safety of all, please ask for  a staff member upon arrival. We ask that visitors refrain from feeding horses as most are privately owned and many have specific dietary restrictions.