Happy, Healthy, Naturally Trained Horses!
Our mission is to share our passion for horse trekking and Natural Horsemanship, and offer a safe, enjoyable and bonding experience for riders of all levels while exploring the Costa Rican countryside and experiencing its unique culture.
Located near the mountain village of Santiago de Puriscal, an hour away from Juan Santa Maria International airport (SJO)heading west. Let us meet you at the airport and take you to this tropical paradise we call home. What a great way to start your vacation!
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Category Archives: cultural riding events
Join Elizabeth Hawkins of Barking Horse Farm for a special retreat with CYT Ariel Marcoux (https://www.facebook.com/ariel.marcoux.3?fref=ts). Ariel’s Vinyasa flow will deepen your practice and strengthen your body while Elizabeth teaches you how to connect with your horse through natural horsemanship … Continue reading
Barking Horse Farm is happy to be hosting this special horseback riding retreat with Christina Savitsky from Buckaroo Balance and Christell Thomas from Body Dynamics Studio. Experience the magic that combining Yoga with Horsemanship can bring. Let these two experienced practitioners guide you … Continue reading
If this looks good to you, learn more about our treks Visit our Parelli Workshop Page or our 2015 Trek Schedule Page and SIGN UP!!
With 4* Parelli Instructor Teri Sprague March 12-22, 2014 Get to know your horse and learn new natural horsemanship techniques with our level 2+ horses and 4* Teri Sprague and then join Teri in the Barking Horse Farm Jungle River Trek. Start … Continue reading
I just updated our Rainforest Trek page with new descriptions and pictures! This was one of our first treks ( first completed in 2005!) and continues to be one of our favorites. We love passing through so many different ecosystems … Continue reading
I just updated our home page with a collection of some of my favorite photos from our treks to the beach. Just a little something to entice you to visit Costa Rica this winter and ride with us! We are … Continue reading
Just updated the Barking Horse Farm accommodations page so if you are thinking of coming to visit us in sunny Costa Rica for a farm based riding vacation this winter, we have new pictures and information posted. Check it out! … Continue reading
Barking Horse Farm is happy to welcome back the dynamic Parelli couple, 3* Susan Nelson & 4* Maurice Thibault, for another great Parelli riding adventure. This year on December 6 -16, 2013 they will be team teaching a two day workshop … Continue reading
A short walk from my house in India we can ride out on rented Kathiawari horses. The Kathiawari is a breed of horse from India, originating in the Kathiawar peninsula. Closely related to the Marwari horse, and resembling both that breed and the Arabian horse from which they descend, the Kathiawari was originally … Continue reading
Barking Horse Farm is happy to welcome back the dynamic Parelli couple, 3* Susan Nelson & 4* Maurice Thibault, for another great Parelli riding adventure. This year on December 6 -16, 2013 they will be team teaching a two day workshop in their unique duo style. After which they … Continue reading