The cutting flag…

March 14, 2020 Volume 15, Issue 11 Hi all, it’s Kevin here again. We’ve just wrapped up our third week of our winter horsemanship program. We had a smaller group, which means we were able to give lots of one on one attention. We started the week off with some...

The Default Response… (Human version)

  These past few weeks I’ve noticed myself referring to the “default response” quite often in my teaching of guests, staff and interns. I’ve especially explored it within myself. Most of our habits, good or bad happen by default, thru a sort of autopilot. There...

Flexibility Rules!

  February 29, 2020 Volume 15, Issue 9 This past week started the first winter 8 day horsemanship clinic. What an awesome group of riders! The Seattle Mounted Police joined us with their mounts, and Flora (our beloved apprentice) is fortunate to have her family...

Are you crushing the crackers?

February 22, 2020 Volume 15, Issue 8 This week was our first winter Horsemanship week and the 2020 debut of riding in the new indoor arena! What a great group of riders! It didn’t matter that we had a mix of beginners as well as several returning guests. Mike and...

Winter Horsemanship Begins at McGinnis Meadows!

  February 15, 2020 Volume 15, Issue 7 These past couple weeks have been a whirlwind!!! Shayne and I returned from Costa Rica on Feb 2nd and hit the ground running. We had two weeks to get everything in order for our new guests coming in.  That included:...