Discover the Virginia
countryside on horseback.
The objective of Salamander Resort & Spa’s Equestrian Program is to develop complete equestrians according to each rider’s individual goals and capabilities, while fostering a close relationship between horse and rider in a fun, nurturing environment.
Mother’s Day Horseback Riding
Moms receive 50% off trail rides all May.
Father’s Day Horseback Riding
Dads receive 50% off trail rides all June.
Polo 101: Introduction to Polo
Fridays, 3:00 p.m. & 4:00 p.m. l Saturday & Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. | $65 per person, $120 for two
A hands-on, polo experience where you’ll meet a game-ready polo pony, execute key strokes, handle professional gear, and learn the basic rules, positioning and tactics behind competitive polo. Includes a pocket guide, keepsake polo ball and $25 credit toward Polo 201. Minimum four people and 24 hour notice; appointments also available.
Polo 201: Intermediate Lessons
Tuesdays – Sundays, 8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. | $185 per person, $150 for two people
Ready to mount up and try your hand at the sport of kings? Upgrade from Polo 101 to Polo 201 and take your polo lesson on horseback. We provide a well-mannered, seasoned polo pony, gear and personalized instruction. Learn the basic rules, positioning and tactics behind competitive polo. Finish with a challenging scrimmage or shoot out. Appointments also available.
For additional information, please email us.
Equestrian programs are available to the public.