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Area Horse Farms Welcome Visitors  During WEG September 17, 2018
​                                                              Schedule of  Self-guided Farm Open Houses / Barn Tour

September 17 
(TIEC closed, no events)
Questions?  Call 828-817-3753

Black Barn Farm
595 Palmer Rd, Mill Spring, NC
Elma Garcia, Owner
Private farm

Dark Horse Farm
15 Dark Horse Lane, Tryon, NC 28782
Karl Small, Owner
828-817-5153
Private farm featuring Andulusian and 
Lusitano horses

Block House Sport Horses @ Finally Farm
999 Carriage Row, Tryon, NC
www.kellykocher.com 
864-497-2976
Kelly Kocher, Trainer
Commercial hunter/jumper training facility


GreenGait Farm 
291 Dark Horse Lane, Tryon, NC 28782
Bill & Judith Kerns, Owners
828-553-0202
www.greengaitfarmpasofinos.com 
Private farm showcasing fine Paso Finos



HIdden Hill Farm
2690 Red Fox Rd, Tryon, NC 28782
Michael & Amy Cece, Owners
Private farm with carriage & hunt horses.
**This farm is currently for sale


Blue Ridge Farm /  JJ Tate Dressage
226B Pleasant Hill Rd, Landrum, SC 29356
404-457-4629
www.team-tatedressage.com
JJ Tate, Trainer
Commercial dressage training facility


Clear View Farm
101 Smith Rd, Landrum, SC  29356
www.clearviewfarmlandrum.com 
864-895-7845
Jeanne Smith  Owner/Trainer
**Also open Sept 18
Commercial hunter/jumper training facility
**This farm is currently for sale


Dark Knight Stables
701 Tugaloo Rd, Landrum, SC 29356
Michelle Sumner, Owner/Trainer
www.darkknightstables.com
864-243-6997
Commercial farm specializing in Friesians


Motlow Creek Equestrian
10035 New Cut Rd, Campobello, SC 29322
Sally Frick, Owner
Carolyn West, Trainer, dressage
Ashley Conkle, Trainer, H/J
Merimac Dunbar, Trainer, H/J
864-621-6923 864-468-4887
www.motlowcreekequestrian.com 
Commercial boarding, dressage, hunter/jumper 
training facility
**Featuring chamber music during barn tour


Southern Cross Equestrian Center
4614 Hwy 357 Campobello, SC 29322
Allison Shepard, Owner/Trainer
530-715-4294
Commercial boarding and training center

Spiegel Farm
996 E. Frontage Rd, Campobello, SC 29322
​Sue Spiegel, Owner
864-457-2478
Private farm in European tradition


Cross Creek Farm
1906 Landrum Rd, Columbus, NC  28722
Hokan Thorn, Trainer / Kathryn Pfaff, Owner
​**Also open Sept 18
Commercial dressage training facility 
and B&B catering to horse and rider


Ly-Nard Hills Farm
350 Vick Russell Lane, Columbus, NC  28722
Vick Russell, Owner / Trainer
828-817-0689
www.lynardhillsfarm.com
Commercial hunter/jumper training facility


​Pennwood Farm
226 John Smith Rd, Columbus, NC 28722
Kemper Penney, Owner
Jennifer Roth, Trainer/dressage
Gunnar Ostergaard, Trainer/dressage
Lisa Steele, Trainer/jumping
831-809-5678
www.pennwoodfarm.com
Commercial boarding, dressage training facility


Red Bell Run Farm
329 Blackwood Rd, Columbus, NC 28722
Mary Adams, Owner
352-552-8564
**Also open Sept. 15 for US Humane Society event
Private equine sanctuary



Rolling Hills Show Stables
7864  S NC 9 Hwy, Columbus, NC 28722
Steve & JoAnn Loheac, Owners
Alison Leclerq, trainer  Rebecca Halpin, trainer
828-863-1311
www.rollinghillsshowstables.com
Commercial boarding, hunter/jumper /eventing 
training facility


Serenity Acres
501 Stirrup Downs, Columbus, NC 28722
Fran & Fred May, Owners    Fran May, Trainer
828-863-4248
www.serenityacresnc.com 
Commercial boarding and dressage/ eventing 
training facility



Vestavia Farm
1636 Little Mountain Rd, Columbus, NC 28722
Gary & Fran Garside, Owners
828-863-2172
Commercial boarding and training facility
​**This farm is currently for sale















            Clear View Farm
   Motlow Creek Equestrian Center
              Vestavia Farm
     Rolling Hills Show Stable
             Serenity Acres
                             Green Gait Farm
                         Cross Creek Farm
                         Hidden Hill Farm
                             Spiegel Farms
This tour is self-guided.  Put in addresses to your GPS.  Most farms will have light refreshments to enjoy.  Questions?  Call 828-817-3753 or email LibbieJohnson@gmail.com 
Barn Tour Cancelled Due to Weather and Rescheduling of Events at WEG.