Our ranch offers Western and English lessons from the Beginner Rider or Pleasure Rider to the Novice Enthusiast or serious Show Competitor. Lessons are offered in the following disciplines: Basic Horsemanship, Showmanship, Western Pleasure, Ranch Riding, Trail, English or Hunt Seat, Saddle Seat Equitation, Country English, Native Costume, Show Hack and Dressage.

 

Hidden Hills Ranch Resident Trainer 'Nichole Payne Performance Horses' lesson & show fee schedule, 2019

  • Private Lessons
  • Half Hour $30 for experienced riders 15 yrs old and older, on their own horse
  • One Hour $45 for all riders
  • Package of 4 lessons, once weekly $160
  • Package of 8 lessons, twice weekly $280
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  • Group Lessons
  • One Hour $40 per horse/rider
  • Mini Clinic, per horse/rider
  • Half Day, onsite $175
  • Half Day, offsite $250, plus trailering fees
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  • *Lessons may be rescheduled due to emergency, with advance notice.  There are no make ups for missed lessons or no shows, therefore the lesson fee is forfeited due to instructors booked time lost.

 

  • Show Fees per horse/exhibitor                                                                                                         
  • Community Show $150                                                                                                                        
  • One Day Show $175                                                                                                                           
  • Two Day Show $300                                                                                                                           
  • Class A $700                                                                                                                                      
  • Class A & Futurity Slopes Combo $800                                                                                              
  • Regional Championships $1,200                                                                                                           
  • Regional Championships & Pre Show Combo $1,400                                                                             
  • Youth Nationals $2,250                                                                                                                      
  • Scottsdale $2,500                                                                                                                             
  • Canadian Nationals $2,500                                                                                                                 
  • U.S. Nationals $2,750                                                                                                                        
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  • *Show Fees include preparation of show entries
  • ~Entry Fees, Show Fees and Hauling Fees are due and payable upon monthly invoice. These fees        must be paid in full prior to horses departure for a show.
  • ~Groom/Tack/Dressing rooms shall be prorated among all horses.
  • ~Hauling fees are not included in show fees.
  • ~All other expenses, such as hotel, flight, food, car rental/gas, are divided by number of                  participants/number of horses and billed immediately following the show, due upon receipt.
  • ~Shavings, hay, feed and stabling supplies are the responsibility of each horse owner and could be    due at entry or billed later.
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  • Trailering per horse
  • ~Local (Bonsall, Fallbrook, Vista) $50
  • ~Freeway travel just outside local area (San Marcos, Temecula) $75
  • ~Freeway travel, extended local (Norco, Chino, Del Mar) $100 
  • ~Long Distance TBD due to mileage