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Riding Lessons

Cerro Vista offers lessons with professionals who are experienced in Dressage, Hunter/Jumpers, Cross Country, Western Pleasure, as well as Driving.

Danielle and Joe McKinley, Vanguard Eventing
Joe is a veteran rider and trainer who has competed in the upper levels of evening and dressage. He has years of experience coaching event and dressage riders and helping them to successfully climb up the levels.

Dani started her work with horses from a young age with a focus on 3day eventing and dressage and teaches riders of all ages.

Vanguard Eventing specializes in English saddle lessons with a focus on teaching the basics required ot eventually participate in teh exciting sport of 3day eventing. Their riding school admits beignnerand intermediate riders from ages 5 and up. During lessons, they will not only focus on riding, but will also teach the basics of proper horse safety and horsemanship, grooming and tacking, and horse care.

Dani and Joe are at Cerro Vista every day except for Monday. You can reach them at 925-518-5550 to discuss your training and lesson needs.


Adrienne Grasso, Sterling Farms
Adrienne has been working with and riding horses since she was six years old. She has successfully competed with both hunters and jumpers on the "A" circuit and enjoys mentoring competitors at all stages of riding, from beginners through advanced levels of competition.

Adrienne is at Cerro Vista most days and can be reached at 925-980-7358. She is always happy to talk about how she might help you and your horse reach your full potential!


Katy Kempton, Reins in Motion
Reins in Motion provides therapeutic riding lessons to the special needs community. These include horseback riding, driving, and day camps. In addition, they provide horsemanship porgrams for homeschool groups and offer a Horses for Heroes program for veterans.

Learn more about Katy and ENN Reins in Motion