Horsemanship Clinic


Horsemanship with Scott Spencer*
$200 for 3 1/2 hour Clinic
$40 per ranch horse lease (2 available)
Enjoy a private clinic with a renowned horse whisperer. Stoney Creek Ranch will be glad to have Mr. Spencer contact you directly to customize your clinic. He offers 3 1/2-hour clinics on horsemanship for $200 for your group (4 people max). Ground work and saddle work will be customized to your skill level. All levels welcome. Learn his intimate horse communication techniques with these majestic animals. Bring your own horse or lease a ranch horse. Please book well in advance to assure his availability. Riding time and venue depends on skill level.

Fun Horse Orientation*
$75 for one hour, horse included
Your hostess, Dr. Natalie Newton, is a retired sports psychologist to professional and Olympic equestrians as well as other professional athletes. She has ridden for 50 years and is a licensed clinical psychologist. Guests may sign up for a fun hour of horse orientation. $75 for one to two participants. Designed for beginners wanting to learn more about these wonderful animals. Includes “horse sense,” care information, and basic ground work. No riding.

Clinics at Stoney Creek Ranch are closed to outside participants. Only guests at the Ranch may participate. Please be prepared to pay Mr. Spencer with check or cash at the beginning of the clinic. Separate payment will be needed to lease a Ranch horse. Dr. Natalie Newton, the proprietor of Stoney Creek Ranch, is glad to accept MasterCard or VISA. If you do not have your own horse with you, Ranch horses may be leased for $40/clinic/horse. We do not offer trail riding on our horses.

New Bern’s Stoney Creek Ranch is a private facility and does not board outside horses except for guests of the Ranch or the Veterinary Clinic stall. For more information on the veterinary intensive care option please click the link for Equine Vets.

Complete the Horsemanship online form if you are interested.