Horseback Riding at Oglebay

Home of the Bethany College Equestrian Team



Open daily, weather permitting. Reservations are required.

Please call 304-243-4042 to make a reservation.

For the courtesy of our guests and staff, please provide a 24-hour notice for cancellations. A fee of the reserved services will be applied to the credit card on file for no-shows or cancellations without a 24-hour notice.

Horse Lover’s Camp at the Oglebay Stables

Hop in the saddle again! From beginner to advanced, this camp is perfect for riders at any level. Riders will learn about horse safety, grooming, how to trot independently, and more. Riders must be at least seven years old and weigh under 200 pounds.

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Private and group lessons for beginners through intermediate. Basic English riding with emphasis on dressage. Call 304-243-4042 to schedule.

Trail Rides and Pony Rides

Trail Rides: By reservation only; ages 12 and over. 
Pony Rides: Available all year round; ages 2 and up; by reservation only. Call 304-243-4042 to schedule.

Eagala Services

Equine Assisted Growth and Learning is a non mounted activity that incorporates the use of a horse, a mental health professional and an equine specialist. It is commonly seen in mental health practices, team building, and personal development. This service is client centered and solution oriented.