Please keep the following rules in mind when visiting FoxCroft Farms:

  1. BARN HOURS: Tuesday through Thursday, 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Friday through Sunday, 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (children should be picked up by 5 p.m.). Closed Monday (but open from 2:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. for boarders only).
  2. FOOTWEAR: All students must wear appropriate footwear at all times while working around and riding horses. Appropriate footwear is a hard-soled shoe with a heel (approx. 1″). Absolutely no tennis shoes or flip flops. Do not wear flip flops even when visiting FOxCroft Farms.
  3. HELMETS: All students must wear an ASTM-SEI approved riding helmet at all times when mounted. FoxCroft Farms recommends all riders purchase and wear a riding helmet with a full harness and chin.
  4. LESSON CANCELLATIONS: Students (or parents) are financially responsible for all lessons not canceled before 12 noon the day PRIOR to the scheduled lesson. Cancellations must be given to the office, NOT the instructor.  Cancellations called in using cell phones are often unclear, so please follow up or call from a land line.  NOTE:  Cancellations by e-mail must be made a week in advance!!
  5. PAYMENT: Fox Croft Farms accepts checks (payable to the instructor), and cash.
  6. RETURNED CHECKS: There is a $20.00 charge for any returned check.
  7. PARKING: Please, Please drive in and out very slowly. There are often children and animals in the driveway.
  8. CHILDREN: Supervision of children on FoxCroft Farms premises is the responsibility of the parent or a supervisor appointed by them. FoxCroft Farms employees supervise your children only during a scheduled lesson. If a minor is being “dropped off” for a lesson, please pick them up at FoxCroft Farms when the lesson ends.
  9. GROUP & PRIVATE LESSONS: Please schedule with the office each group and private lesson you wish to attend at least 24 hours prior to the lesson to see if there may be a horse available. We prefer to have a monthly lesson schedule submitted in writing. Schedules are available on the 15th of each month for the following month both on our website and at the office.
  10. RUNNING OR SCREAMING: No Running or Screaming in or around the stable areas.
  11. JUMPING: No one is allowed to jump without an instructor.
  12. PETS: NO DOGS allowed on the property unless on a leash (or other pets).
  13. RAIN: In the event of rain, call the office as near to your lesson time as possible on the day of your lesson to find out if we are planning to teach.
  14. NO SMOKING at FoxCroft Farms!