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Haile Equestrian Center
Haile Equestrian is a premier horse facility in the heart of Gainesville, Florida. Nestled in prestigious Haile Plantation, Haile Equestrian offers a full array of horse services for all ages and ability levels. Services include horseback riding lessons, casual horseback rides, summer camps, pony birthday parties, full/partial leases (timeshares), horse boarding, and horse sales. Haile Equestrian is located 5 miles from the University of Florida campus or the Oaks Mall, and is an easy drive from Santa Fe College.
Casual Horseback Riding:
Riders of all ages and skill levels are welcomed to Haile Equestrian for casual horseback riding opportunities. Enjoy a 30 to 60 minute horseback ride on our farm located at the entrance to Haile Plantation in SW Gainesville. Riders will have the opportunity to interact with their horses on the ground and ride in a peaceful and fun environment. Riders have access to our farm's arena and amenities and your ride will be guided by one of our staff members for safety. Riders may bring carrots or apples to feed their horses after the ride.
Horse Leasing Programs:
Riders with prior experience that are ready to get more time in the saddle can participate in Haile Equestrian's leasing program. Leasing is a timeshare of sorts, with a horse reserved for you to ride on certain days/times each week, as if they were your own. All tack and equipment is provided and the monthly rates are "all inclusive" with no additional responsibilities to the horse's care. Leases are available for 1-3 days per week. Full leases are available for costs comparable to boarding and basic maintenance. Detailed rates, pictures, available horses, and more information are available on our website.