Lessons & Boarding

Photo of Kim Sanford, owner of Leg Up StablesKim Sanford, owner and trainer of Leg Up Stables, has been training horses for 40+ years and her vast experience has led her to a philosophy that stresses a correct foundation for horse and rider. Kim's lessons teach concepts that help guide horses and riders towards balance, correct forward, straightness and relaxation that creates rideable horses and versatile riders. While focusing on principles for classic huntseat equitation, Kim's lessons teach techniques that apply to a variety of disiciplines, giving riders the largest chance for success in whatever equestrian avenue they choose. 

Lessons- $50 for hour long, group lessons

  • Outdoor (200x90) and 2 Indoor rings (120x60 and 200x80)
  • Riding on the flat and over fences
  • Choice of riding your own horse, or a trained, safe lesson horse
  • Well schooled, quality horses to improve your skills from beginner to advanced
  • Attire is casual, though you must have a boots with a heel
  • Bringing your own helmet is recommended, but extra helmets are available
  • All tack and horse equipment is provided, though you may ride in your own saddle if you wish
  • Please contact Kim for scheduling and more information at legupstables@gmail.com or (585)739-5925


Leg Up Stables offers a variety of different boarding options to suit our clients' needs. We are always happy to discuss customizing our boarding plans to your specifications. We have many options for pasture and full board, with plenty of large group, small group, or individual turnout options. We use same sex turnout on carefully rotated pastures to ensure pasture quality. We also have lay-up board in stalls or round pens. We offer lessons for boarders on your horse or ours, training rides, exercise rides, or lunging.

  • Full board includes 12'x12' box stall with daily turnout
  • Pasture board with 24/7 turnout available in large groups, dirt paddocks or grass paddocks
  • Kim is a licensed veterinarian technician
  • Full time barn manager overseeing horse care
  • Private boarder's tackroom 
  • Unlimited access to any rings, no limits to riding times
  • Indoor and outdoor riding rings, a half-mile racetrack, cross country jumps and trails on the property
  • Horse shows and other events hosted directly at facility with easy access to numerous other events hosted nearby
  • Full turnout for horses is available, or partial turnout during the day or at night
  • Boarding prices starting as low as $275.00. Multiple horse discount available. 
  • Contact Kim at (585)739-5925  or email legupstables@gmail.com for availability and a full price list


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