Green Mountain Draft Horse Beginner Driving Clinic

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Saturday, April 23, 2016 to Sunday, April 24, 2016
Time: Saturday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Sunday: 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Event Type: 
Adult Program
Location: Shelburne, VT
Fee: Includes lunch and light breakfast both days. Both Days: $130 /GMDHA Members, $145 / non-members (includes 1-year membership) Saturday ONLY: $75/ GMDHA member, $90/ nonmember Sunday ONLY: $70/ GMDHA member, $85/ nonmember

In this 2-day, hands-on clinic, you will work with experienced teamsters and their horses. Enjoy the beauty of the breeding barn while getting your hands on the lines of some amazing horses.  On Saturday, you will learn the basics of draft horses, how to harness and ground drive while focusing on safety working around these large animals.  (Horses provided!)  On Sunday, get in a cart or wagon, drive an obstacle course, then take turns driving on a horse-drawn tour of the Farm.  (Sunday prerequisite is to have taken class on Saturday or in the past.)  



Registration Details: 

Registration required.  Please visit Green Mountain Draft Horse Association; call 802-877-6802 or email Jean Cross,, for more information.


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