• Something for everyone

    Whether your 4 or 70 years old, Spruce Ridge offers a wide range of programs sure to suit everyone. Programs include both english and western riding lessons, recreational programs, regular programs, therapeutic programs and many other services. We offer both private and group lessons.
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  • Fun in the Sun!

    Spruce Ridge is once again running its popular summer camps. Each week provides a safe opportunity for riders to have fun, learn and make new friends. Each camp is full of horsy and fun activities including two riding lessons per day and hands on experience taking care of horses and ponies.
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  • When can I canter?

    Rider levels are designed to ensure that our program follows a logical learning progression to promote fun, safety and learning. A written program ensures that both rider and parents are aware of what skills must be learned prior to learning more challenging skills.
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Equine Massage and Essential Oils Clinic-May 15 10:30 t0 3:30 !

Spruce Ridge is proudly hosting Laura Kelland-May for this clinic.

Laura is a EC Senior Judge (Hunter, Jumper, Hack and Equitation), EC Steward (Hunter, Jumper), USEF “R” (Hunter, Jumper, Equitation) and also officiates as Stadium Judge at Horse Trials and Events. Laura has judged in Canada and US and regularly officiates at all levels of shows from training shows, one day regional shows as well as top rated national and international competitions.

Laura has been using essential oils for approximately 3 years and hosts regular workshops, webinars and chats specializing in pets and specifically horses.

She is a certified Animal Aromatherapist as well as a Certified Equine Massage Therapist using essential oils as an important part of the massage process.

She is a published author and her books are regularly in the Top 10 in the Amazon.com Kindle store in the Horse category.

Discover Essential Oils – Nature’s best kept secret!

Understand the power of essential oils.

Discover how oils are used and the three easy ways you can incorporate them in your life for a lasting transformation.

You will experience essential oils and understand how these simple ingredients can be used to assist your body for improved health and renewed energy.

When most people think about essential oils they think about the smell. Their real power is hidden in their chemical composition.

Join us to uncover and discover:

  • the importance of using quality essential oils and see what inferior grade oils are doing doing to you. Why quality is so important and which grades of essential oils are best for your therapeutic transformation.
  • how to use essential oils safely with your horse to prevent reactions.
  • the top 3 oils and blends to promote well being and support healthy immunity.

There will be a make and take where you will have the opportunity to make a natural “hoof soak” for your horse. Using essential oils to help draw out hoof infection from a stone bruise or hoof absess.

Register prior to May 10th $50.00

Register after May 10th $55.00

Registration fees include lunch, refreshments and all materials.

Bring your friends!  If 3 or more pre-register from the same stable, branch of the Pony Club, 4-H club or other equestrian organization or association, the stable/organization/association/club will receive a $5.00/person donation from Spruce Ridge!


Mark this day on your calendar!  Equine Canada encourages all Canadians to understand the importance of horses in history and today’s society so sets the first Saturday in June aside to celebrate.  Spruce Ridge will be hosting a fun filled and educational day so come on out.  There will be a Parade of Breeds highlighting the different breeds of horses and colours and markings, riding demonstrations of all levels and ages and an opportunity to meet the mini ponies!  Bring your appetites and support the fund raising BBQ for the SPCA (sponsored by EXIT REALTY).  Watch this site to keep up to date on the activities for the day!


Three introductory private riding lessons for only $90.00!  Perfect for the new or nervous rider.  Sign up early as there are only a few spots offered.

NEW RIDING PROGRAM-Perfect for the intermediate riders!

Spruce Ridge is pleased to offer the Recreational (Enhanced) Program.  Riders in the Recreational Program are getting very skilled however many of them still do not wish to compete.  The Recreational (Enhanced) Program has been designed to continue to all0w these riders to be challenged!

And for your children’s safety, instructors at Spruce Ridge hold current certifications and first aid.  We standards of safety and professionalism to a high level!


Spruce Ridge has 2 openings for Riders wishing to prepare for their Rider 7 and/or 8.  The exam will be held at Spruce Ridge in June or July.  Riders must be able to commit to a weekly lesson program on Tuesday evening as well as the Rider level specific training two Saturdays per month.  There are some lesson horses available however for use. Call now and get started!

Spruce Ridge Equicentre
20771 Hwy 17, Pembroke, Ontario, K8A 6W3

613.717.6263 (MANE) NEW PHONE NUMBER


kidsSpruce Ridge is a small, professional stable of 17 stalls, an indoor arena measuring 70 feet by 150 feet and a large outdoor sand ring. There is both group and individual turnout including several grass turnout areas.

Spruce Ridge is an accredited member of the Horse Facilities Council. This is an organization that inspects riding establishments to ensure that the stable has reached an approved level for safety standards in the facility and instruction, including first aid training and appropriate training or experience. The inspections also verify appropriate levels of liability insurance, care and training for horses and plans to ensure that standards are maintained.

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