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Horse lease

The next best thing to owning your own horse - without all the expenses!

Are you ready to embark on a thrilling western riding adventure without breaking the bank? Horse leasing at Shelby Ranch is the perfect way to get the most out of the horseback riding experience, without the hefty expenses that come with owning your own horse. With more than 30 horses to choose from, and all the necessary tack and equipment provided, all you need are your boots and a sense of adventure. So why wait? Say goodbye to expenses and hello to adventure with horse leasing at Shelby Ranch.


Why leasing a horse at Shelby Ranch is the perfect option for horse lovers:

For all the horse lovers out there, Shelby Ranch offers the perfect option to satisfy your passion for horses without the high costs of ownership. Leasing a horse at Shelby Ranch is an incredible opportunity to experience the thrill of western riding, explore beautiful trails, and create unforgettable memories.

What makes horse leasing at Shelby Ranch so appealing is the wide selection of over 30 horses available for lease. Whether you're a seasoned rider or a beginner, our diverse herd includes horses of various breeds, sizes, and temperaments, ensuring that you can find the perfect match for your riding abilities and preferences. From gentle and reliable horses for beginners to more spirited and energetic ones for experienced riders seeking an exhilarating ride, we have it all.

When you lease a horse at Shelby Ranch, we take care of all the essential tack and equipment, leaving you with one less thing to worry about. Just bring your boots, hop on your leased horse, and get ready for an incredible adventure. Our experienced and knowledgeable staff is always available to guide you through the process and answer any questions you may have.

One of the most significant advantages of leasing a horse at Shelby Ranch is the cost savings compared to owning a horse. Horse ownership can be a considerable financial commitment, involving expenses for boarding, feeding, veterinary care, and more. By leasing a horse, you can enjoy the joys of horseback riding without the burden of these ongoing expenses.

Leasing a horse at Shelby Ranch is also a fantastic way to find your equine soulmate. With the opportunity to ride different horses from our herd, you can explore various temperaments and riding styles, ultimately helping you discover the perfect horse that aligns with your personality and preferences.


Meet our herd of 30+ horses available for lease

At Shelby Ranch, we take great pride in our diverse and magnificent herd of over 30 horses available for lease. Each of these equine beauties has its own unique personality, temperament, and skill set, ensuring that there is a perfect match for every rider.

Whether you're a beginner just starting your equestrian journey or an experienced rider looking for a new equine partner, our herd has something for everyone. We have gentle and reliable horses that are perfect for beginners, providing a safe and comfortable ride as you build your confidence in the saddle. For those seeking a more spirited and energetic ride, we have horses that will challenge and thrill even the most experienced riders.

Our horses come in all shapes, sizes, and breeds, offering a wide variety to choose from. From Paints to sturdy Quarter Horses and draft crosses, you'll find a horse that captures your heart and matches your riding style.


What's included in the lease package - Tack and equipment explained

When you lease a horse at Shelby Ranch, we want to make sure you have everything you need to have a fantastic riding experience. That's why our lease package includes all the necessary tack and equipment, so you don't have to worry about buying or borrowing any gear. We want you to focus on the adventure ahead!

Our lease package includes a well-maintained and properly fitted saddle, bridle, and reins. We understand the importance of comfortable and secure equipment, as it directly affects your riding experience. Our team takes pride in maintaining high-quality tack that is suitable for riders of all levels.

In addition to the basic tack, we also provide safety equipment such as helmets. Safety is our top priority, and we strongly encourage all riders to wear helmets while horseback riding. We have a variety of sizes available to ensure a proper fit.

We also include grooming and care supplies in the lease package, so you can keep your leased horse looking and feeling its best. This includes brushes, combs, hoof picks, and more. Proper grooming is not only important for the horse's health and well-being but also allows you to bond and connect with your leased horse on a deeper level.


The benefits of leasing a horse compared to owning one

Leasing a horse at Shelby Ranch offers many benefits compared to the financial and time commitment of owning one. With horse leasing, you can still enjoy the incredible experience of horseback riding without the burdensome expenses that come with horse ownership.

One of the most significant advantages of leasing a horse is the cost savings. Owning a horse involves ongoing expenses, including boarding, feed, veterinary care, and equipment. These costs can quickly add up and become overwhelming. However, by leasing a horse at Shelby Ranch, you only have to worry about a fraction of these expenses. Our lease package includes all the necessary tack and equipment, so you don't have to invest in costly gear. This allows you to enjoy the thrill of horseback riding at a fraction of the cost.


Finding your equine soulmate - Tips on how to choose the right horse for you

Finding your equine soulmate is an exciting and important part of horse leasing at Shelby Ranch. With our diverse herd of over 30 horses, there is a perfect match waiting for every rider. But how do you choose the right horse for you? Here are some tips to help you in your quest for finding your equine soulmate.

1. Assess your riding abilities: Consider your level of experience and skill as a rider. Are you a beginner looking for a calm and gentle horse to build your confidence? Or are you an experienced rider seeking a more spirited and energetic partner to challenge you? Understanding your riding abilities will help you narrow down the options.

2. Consider your riding goals: What do you hope to achieve with your leased horse? Are you interested in leisurely trail rides and enjoying the scenery? Or are you looking to compete in shows or participate in more advanced riding disciplines? Knowing your riding goals will help you select a horse that aligns with your aspirations.

3. Spend time with the horses: Take the time to interact with the horses in our herd. Observe their behaviors, temperament, and personalities. Try grooming and bonding with different horses to see which ones you connect with on a deeper level. Trust your instincts and choose a horse that you feel a natural connection with.

4. Seek guidance from our staff: Our experienced and knowledgeable staff is always available to help you in your search for the perfect equine partner. They can provide valuable insights and recommendations based on your riding abilities, goals, and preferences. Don't hesitate to ask for their assistance in making your decision.


Exploring the beautiful trails and surroundings while riding your leased horse

When you lease a horse at Shelby Ranch, you're not just getting an incredible equine partner - you're also gaining access to some of the most breathtaking trails and surroundings imaginable. Imagine yourself on horseback, with the wind in your hair and the scent of nature filling your lungs. The freedom and exhilaration that comes with exploring these stunning landscapes on horseback is unmatched.


Riding through these beautiful trails allows you to fully immerse yourself in nature. The sounds of birds chirping, the rustling of leaves in the wind, and the soft thud of hooves on the ground create a symphony that soothes the soul. You'll encounter a variety of wildlife along the way, from deer and rabbits and birds. It's an opportunity to reconnect with the natural world and appreciate its wonders.

The experience of riding through these beautiful trails is not just about the destination, but also about the journey. You'll have the chance to see nature from a whole new perspective, to witness the subtle changes in the landscape as you move through it. 

  • VIP Ranch Membership

    The ultimate dream for any horse lover. UNLIMITED rides.
    Valid for one month
    • Membership Rides
  • Half Membership Lease

    Every month
    2 rides per week
    • Membership Rides
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