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Come Ride With Us

We offer locals and weekenders alike a variety of horseback riding opportunities including trail rides, individual and group riding lessons, and hunter/jumper/event training on some of the finest horses in Dutchess County,

What’s Happening at Netherwood Acres

Beat the winter blahs next year with a once-in-a-lifetime riding vacation to Aiken!
As the last of winter is stubbornly hanging on, it’s time to think Aiken! Next winter, February 21-March 1, 2015, Kristen Smith, head trainer...

Posted on 4/3/2014

Netherwood horses and riders beat winter doldrums at two schooling shows
Tired of this frigid winter that never seems to end, Netherwood horses and riders loaded up and hit the road for two recent schooling...

Posted on 3/7/2014

Two Netherwood Riders Become First-Time Horse Owners
Nothing’s better than owning your first horse! Just ask Penny Schouten and Monique Sanchez, two ecstatic riders at Netherwood Acres. Both horses will be boarded...

Posted on 11/8/2013

Bob Smith, Owner/Founder of Netherwood Acres, Attends His 68th Opening Meet
68! That’s how many years Bob Smith has been hunting with the Millbrook and Rombout Hunts in Dutchess County. Bob established Netherwood Acres in Hyde Park...

Posted on 10/8/2013

Netherwood Horses Perform With The Equus Project and The Bard College Equestrian Team
Netherwood horses are very talented, but did you know they can dance? Three of our horses performed Sept. 13th as part of the Equus Project in...

Posted on 9/25/2013

Our Horses On Their Days Off
Ever wondered what Netherwood horses do to relax? Check out these photos!    

Posted on 6/7/2013

Netherwood Cross Country Course: Outstanding Training Opportunity
There is no better place for you and your horse to improve your skills and tune up for the summer eventing season than on...

Posted on 6/4/2013

Boyd Martin Jumping Clinic At Foxrace Farm
Boyd Martin, US Olympic Equestrian Team Member, conducted a terrific 2-day stadium jumping clinic November 16 and 17, 2013 at Bonnie Stedt’s Foxrace Farm in...

Posted on 1/14/2013

Board your horse at Netherwood Acres
Amidst rolling green pastures surrounded by a 20 acre lake, we offer an idyllic facility to care for your horse.  We provide professional training...

Posted on 11/7/2012

Our Horses

We have horses for sale, to lease and to ride. Our outstanding selection of horses from across the US, Canada and Ireland are custom-selected to match riders of any level of ability, beginner to experienced.

Photo Gallery

Browse photos of our lessons, competitions, trail rides, hunter paces, fox hunts and beautiful Hyde Park surroundings.