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Adaptive Horsemanship

Participate in FREE’s Adaptive Horsemanship Riding, Groundwork Classes

FREE offers classes for four key populations:
Individuals with Special Needs
Veterans
First responders
At-risk youth

FREE offers classes for four key populations: individuals with special needs, at-risk youth, veterans and first responders.

FREE’s adaptive horsemanship classes for individuals with special needs and at-risk youth will be conducted in three sessions in 2022: Spring Session, Summer Session and Fall Session. Each session is comprised of 12 one-hour classes, with riders assigned a specific time and day of the week based on their abilities and needs.

Spring Session
Starts the week of Jan. 24
Ends the week of April 28
No classes March 7-17
Feb. 21 holiday (no class)

Summer Session
Starts the week of May 16
Ends the week of Aug. 18
No classes June 27-July 7
May 30 holiday (no class)

Fall Session
Starts the week of Aug. 29
Ends the week of Dec. 1
No Classes Oct. 10-13, Nov. 21-24
Sept. 5 holiday (no class)

The registration fee for each 12-week session is $300 which breaks down to just $25 per participant hour. (Donations, fundraising and grants offset the actual per participant hour cost.)
Participants have a choice of payment options.
     Option 1: Pay in full prior to the start of a session.
     Option 2: Pay in two installments—first payment due a week prior to the start of the session with the second payment due during the session break. Financial assistance is available for those who qualify. (Click on the Financial Assistance button to learn more.)

Financial Assistance

Dates for FREE’s sessions in 2022 for veterans and first responders will be determined by demand.
Click on the Class Description button to read about classes for each specific population OR call or text FREE’s Program Manager Jessie at Ph 970-443-5124 or email her at:

jessie.butler@frontrangeexceptionalequestrians.org