Facility Closed to Public due to Corona Virus.
Top quality horse care and training from start to finish.
Gift Certificates available for your Horse Lover
(Private Lessons, starting at $60 )
Unfortunately, due to the corona virus our Camps are cancelled the 2020 season. However, we will be running our riding lesson program and look forward to adding your little equestrian to our Riding School.
For information: 928-266-091
At FEC, we draw on over 100 years of horse and rider experience with our staff. We use this collaborative experience to create customized plans for each horse and rider combination to help you reach your goals.
We offer complete horse and rider management with top quality accommodations, feeds, care and training. Our training service begins from the very first lesson to the upper competitive levels.
To create and nurture top quality horsemen who are educated in every aspect of their horses care and development into competitive athletes. Complete training includes horse and rider fitness, skills conditioning, show preparation, nutrition, veterinary and farrier care and equipment maintenance.
No matter your discipline, we offer 1st rate care and services for your equine partner. Facility is well maintained with easy access off 40 freeway @ Flagstaff Ranch Road, complete with paved road and parking lot (plowed during winter months), indoor barn and arena, indoor wash racks, outdoor arena, bull pen, Ramada Mare Motels, Quarantine Facilities, Cool Pines, full time staff, night watch, etc.
We take our training seriously and offer qualified full service Hunter, Jumper, Equitation, Dressage and Western trainers to excel in any direction. We believe in creating strong foundations, no matter your riding style, that's geared toward safety, complete knowledge and competitiveness for the show ring.
Full service competition assistance from entries to the blue ribbons. Nationwide and abroad purchase, sale and lease representation.
GSS is a full service Jumper, Equitation and Hunter training service geared towards the development of young jumpers as well as the preparation and training of both horse and rider to be competitors in the show ring. Rehabilitation services are also offered. Michelle Golden is a master at managing your equine athlete to their top performance. She also makes several trips each year to Europe for the acquisition of your next rising star! Immediate availability for horses/riders in training and for our Show Team.
Before joining the GSS team at FEC, Kimmi worked as an assistant trainer at Ridgewood farm in Santa Barbara, CA and the well-known Far West Farms in Calabasas. Prior to working at Far West, Kimmi built her strong base of teaching skills from her position of the Hunt Seat Coach for the Fresno State NCAA Equestrian Team. Having graduated from Fresno State herself this position was extremely meaningful. She rode on the team with huge success making a national name for herself, as well as creating a huge base of knowledge to pass on to her students. Under Kimmi’s impeccable coaching skills, the Fresno hunt seat team had numerous victories including Rider of the Month awards, end of the year awards in the United Equestrian Conference and All-America awards. Her career was started by Foxfield Riding School, another famous institution in the equestrian industry, completing trifecta of huge institutions in this young riders history.
Mary Schmechtig heads up the FEC Riding School. Mary is a lifetime horseman from Chicago, IL. She grew up riding in the Equitation heyday and passes that knowledge and passion on to her students. She crafts a custom lesson plan for each student that fosters a strong foundation, promotes safety and is always FUN!
Head trainer to A.C.E., Toni Lynn Seff is a gem in Flagstaff with a lengthy resume in 4-H and Rodeo. A.C.E. offers services including starting colts, gentle groundwork, desensitization training, beginner to advance 4-H training and support, Gymkhana, Ranch Riding and Trail Training.
Catherine Rose Chamberlain calls FEC her home. Her impressive credentials include obtaining her United States Dressage Foundation Bronze, Silver, and Gold Rider Medals by age 19, 15+ years of experience riding and competing in dressage, successfully training her own horses from Training Level to Grand Prix, earning eight medals at the North American Youth Championships, and competing internationally for the United States Equestrian Federation in Europe. Catherine has immediate openings for horses for training, clinics and lessons here at FEC and in Northern Arizona.
We also offer a variety of photographic settings. Call our office for details.
Once we are free from the pandemic shut-down we are happy to host your next event! Surrounded by picturesque forest and boasting the only indoor arena in Flagstaff, we would love to help you put on the event of the season! Call our office for facility rental details.
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If you have questions about the opportunities available to you in our programs, please send us a message. We will get back to you within 24 hours. For a faster response, please call our office 928.266.0911
2600 West Kiltie Lane, Flagstaff, AZ 86005
08:00 am – 04:00 pm
Tuesday - Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 8:00am - 1:00pm