Hidden Springs Farm
The Gift Horse
Tack and Gift Shop
If you've ever wondered if Horseback Riding is for you. Or if you've ever dreamed of becoming an Equestrian, Horseman or Horsewoman, well now's your chance!! Here at Hidden Springs Farm, we've been catering to beginners, children and families for years. We've taught everyone from little children to grandma's and grandpa's how to ride and drive!
This year we're making it super easy and super affordable for you and your family and friends to give Horseback Riding or Horse Driving a try, with our limited time Spring Introductory Riding/Driving Lesson, just $20 per/person!!! Group and family discounts are available (some restrictions apply, call for details).
Our state of the art facility incorporates the best in modern riding technology, but still retains its magnificent old world New England charm! Our indoor and outdoor riding arenas enable us to ride year round and in any kind of weather. We also have a full service Tack and Gift Shop ("The Gift Horse") on the premises, so we can help outfit you for everything Equestrian!
We are located in Hampton Connecticut directly on and have direct access to, The Airline Trail State Park, with its 50 miles of beautiful user friendly and horse friendly trails. We also have direct access to the over 13,000 acre Natchaug State Forest and the 2000 acre James Goodwin State Forest, with their miles and miles of multi use trails and their excellent hunting, fishing, canoeing, hiking and camping opportunities. The Natchaug even has its own campground designated just for horse camping which incorporates the 5, 10 and 15 mile loops of the Connecticut Horse Council trails.
Our horses are triple S (sound, safe and sane) not to mention very talented. We have a variety of horses to choose from ranging in size from 13 hand ponies to 17 Hand giants and everything in between. We offer hourly rental and short and long term leases. From beginner to advanced rider we have the steed you need!
We also offer lodging and weekend getaways. Agritourism, immerse yourself and your Family in life on a working farm, or just relax on the beautiful grounds of Hidden Springs Farm, With lots of fun for the whole family. Amenities include; Horseback Riding and Riding lessons, Horse Driving and Driving Lessons, Trail Riding, Biking and Bike Rental, Hiking, Fishing, Cross-country Skiing, Ice Skating, Bird Watching and more!
We're only 40 miles from downtown Hartford, 35 miles from downtown Providence, 1-1/2 hours from downtown Boston and 2:45 from NYC. So don't waste another minute! Come out and discover the best kept secret in Connecticut!!
****Hidden Springs Farm****
Hidden Springs Farm is family owned and operated . We are located at 78 Lewis Rd in Hampton, CT. Along with the Gift and Tack shop we also offer:
Events; Parties, Weddings, Anniversaries
We are a full-service equestrian center offering: tack shop,
Full Care Board, Partial and Rough Board, Horsemanship Classes, Training, Leasing, Hay For Sale, Pony Parties, Arena Rentals, Winter Board, Temporary Board, Lay-ups, and More.
Hidden Springs Farm has much to offer the Quiet Corner of Connecticut. We provide a family friendly atmosphere that everyone can enjoy. Parents and children take lessons together, students relax together on trail rides, and the staff works to form relationships. We encourage students to be involved, even if it doesn’t include riding. We are a safe and caring environment for all people, young and old, to learn what it takes to be around horses, and have fun.
Brands We Carry:
Smoky Mt. Boots
Western & English Tack & Saddles
Hidden Springs Farm
The Gift Horse
Noble Outfitters Peddies
Socks, Fun Colors & Prints
Treat yourself to the Ultimate Boot Sock.Sleek knee-high with cushioned foot. Moisture wicking fibers to keep feet cool and dry. Design provides compression so socks stay up. Lots of fun to wear while you are out and about. Adultsock:88% Nylon, 12% Spandex. Foot: 95% Nylon, 3% Spandex, 2% Polyester.
Free with any boot purchase!
Gifts! Gifts! Gifts!
- Great Quality
Perris leather dog collarsPrice$19.95
- Best Birthday Party Ever!!!
Pony PartyRegular Price$200.00Sale Price$199.95
- Minimum 2 persons
Trail RidingRegular Price$185.00Sale Price$175.00
- Minimum 3 Riders
Group LessonRegular Price$35.00Sale Price$28.00
- half hour lesson
Private Riding or Driving LessonRegular Price$50.00Sale Price$45.00
- try a lesson today
Introductory Riding or Driving LessonPrice$35.00