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Whether your horse is an accomplished competitor, your trusted pleasure rider or an older fella looking for a loving home to live out his years, Snapps Creek Stables is the place to enjoy life's simple pleasures.
Snapps Creek Stables is the perfect alternative to the large, intense, expensive and restrictive environments of the high-end stables. We have no walls of ribbons or trophies, no horses of prestigious bloodlines, and no hoity attitudes. We don't break horses, breed, sell, host shows, offer riding by the hour or accept stallions. We have no dress codes (except for helmets and heals). We do have comfortable facilities, a friendly atmosphere, and a commitment to quality care of your loved one in a nurturing, informal environment. Our specialty is the care of your horse. Retirement and special needs horses are most welcome.
Although we are not competitive, does not mean that you can't be. We have all the facilities needed to fulfill your training needs with a large arena, round pen, jumps, barrels and even a storage area for your trailer.
Snapps Creek Stables is conveniently located just north/west of Harrisonburg in the beautiful countryside near Singers Glen, VA.
Snapps Creek Stables sits on a historic 41 acre farm. Amenities include 12 stalls, a spacious arena, round pen, dry lot, luscious fields, storage areas, a feed room and ample parking. Outdoor trailer storage is also available.
'Want to bring your buddy to college but are not into the collegiate riding scene? Snapps Creek Stables is approximately 10 minutes from Eastern Mennonite University, 20 minutes from James Madison University and a scenic country cut-across road makes a pleasant commute from Bridgewater College a mere 25 minutes.
SCS has 12 stalls, an arena with jumps, round pen, run in sheds, corral, individual tack and saddle cabinets (with plenty of additional storage space) and a horse blanket storage/drying facility.
Snapp Creek Stables has10 regular stalls. Five on each side flank the main breezeway. The stalls are located in the renovated downstairs of a large bank barn. Because the stalls are underground, they stay cooler in summer and warmer in the winter. There are also 2 additional stalls designed for special needs horses who may need to be out of the main action but still close enough to know they are not alone. The stables location is blessed with natural soft breezes providing ventilation through the stable area. In winter, large side panels are closed off to reduce winters chill. The floor of the entire stable interior is rubber matted.
Stall sizes range from 9'x12' to 14'x12'.
Each stall is unique: some with removable walls, walk through doors or double entrances.
Each stall is constructed of 2"x6" tongue -n - groove yellow pine and have been sealed for ease of cleaning and disinfection.
Each stall has an individual light and power source, feeding/hay bin, water bucket (heated in winter) and fan in summer.
Each has an easy-glide sliding door with no dangerous latches or protrusions.
The entire upper portion of each stall is constructed of aluminum grills and an open/close window to maximize ventilation and maintain safety while not loosing contact or communication with buddies.
Snapps Creek Stables boarding agreements can range from field boarding to full stable board. Boarding agreements may be personalized to best fulfill horse and owner's specific needs. Our sliding-scale fee agreement can accommodate whatever level of care best suites your horse, your budget and your schedule. Other opportunities to offset boarding fees may be available for the right person(s).
Basic agreements are as follows:
Full Board includes:
Exclusive use of stall (as needed)
Daily stall picking
Wood shavings bedding (based on average full-size horse portion)
Hay, oats, and feeding (based on average full-size horse portion and average dietary needs)
Unlimited water access in stall and turn out areas
Turn in or out two times a day (as needed), 100% stall kept + $75.00
Field grazing or dry lot as needed
Unlimited access to facilities during open hours
Feeding of special dietary needs (if provided and pre-portioned)
Includes blanketing (on or off) 6 times per calendar month (additional available by-the-month or as needed fee)
Pasture Board includes:
Run-in shelter access
Hay access in those months when grass may be inefficiently replenishing
Grain and feeding grain up to twice a day (based on average full-size horse portion and average dietary needs)
Unlimited water access
Unlimited access to facilities (excluding stables) during open hours
Outdoor Horse Trailer Storage available at minimal expense (priority given to those boarding at the facility)
We would love to meet you, have an opportunity to detail our offerings and give you a tour of the facilities. Please schedule your visit today.
Need transportation? For a reasonable fee, SCS can trailer your horse. Please contact us for details.
Will Work for Board
Opportunities are available to offset your board fees with chores and/or allowing your horse to be used in the riding program.
Please contact us today to schedule your visit. We look forward to meeting you and your horse.
Snapps Creek Stables
5679 Snapps Creek RD
Singers Glen, VA 22850 show contact info
Snappscreekstables dot com
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