Our commitment to you: We provide diligent equine care and management by dedicated on-site staff with over 60 years of horse ownership and barn/equine facility management experience. We want you to be happy while boarding at Hidden Creek Equestrian Center; please bring any problems, concerns or other issues to our attention as soon as possible so they can be addressed in a timely manner.
Board Includes Hay, Grain, Feeding, Watering, Cleaning and Pasture Turn Out
Boarding rates are per month, for average size horse (up to 1000lbs)
Add $30/month for heavy/draft/warmblood/hard keeper (for additional hay)
12' x 12' shelter w/ attached 12' x 26' run $325
12' x 12' shelter w/ attached 12' x 36' run $335
12' x 12' shelter w/ attached 16' x 32' run $350
16' x 16' shelter w/ attached 16' x 36' run $350
12' x 12' shelter w/ attached 16' x 36' run $350
12' x 12' shelter w/ attached 22' x 26' pen $350
12' x 12' shelter w/ attached 36' x 38' pen $375
Contact us for current pen availability
Heated Water - October/November through April $30/mo/horse (mandatory)
Board Includes -
Hay - Premium quality Certified grass hay 3 x daily (average 20 lbs/day)
Grain 2 x daily -
SafeChoice Performance - up to 3lbs daily (recommended for horses in regular work/training programme) OR
SafeChoice Original - up to 3bs daily (recommended for horses in light work or maintenance)
Purina Impact Hay Stretcher - up to 4lbs daily (recommended for horses at rest, retired, with dental issues or lacking appetite for hay)
Daily pen cleaning
Supplements 1 - 2 x daily (owner provides) - Smartpaks or owner prepared individual rations
Use of all facilities - see below
Shared pasture turn-out 4-5 x week, a.m. or p.m.
Courtesy winter blanketing when severe conditions dictate
Secure, locked tack storage; 1 - 2 saddle racks and 1 - 2 bridle racks per boarder, as available
Additional Services, prices are per month unless stated otherwise
Bedding: $60 for first month, $40/mo thereafter (12 x 12 stall)
Individual Turn-Out: $60/mo (4-5 x week, a.m. or p.m.)
Daily Blanketing/Fly Sheets: $30/mo
Courtesy Winter Blanketing: Effective when temperatures are consistently in or below the low to mid 20's, or when severe weather dictates. $35/mo additional charge will apply if owner requires blanketing every night during the winter, or under blankets, neck covers, shoulder guards, multiple blankets, etc.
Night checks: $30 per occurrence (between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m.)
Handle horse for vet/farrier: $15 per occurrence
Furnish payment for equine professional in owner's absence: Amount due plus $25
Prepare/Administer Medications: once daily: $35/mo, twice daily - $50/mo
Wound care/bandaging/hand walking: Individually quoted depending on circumstance
Exercise Lunging: $20 per session, or montly package $100 for 6 sessions
Board, Training and Lesson packages are available, please contact us for rates.
Vaccinations: We require that all boarded horses are vaccinated as per Colorado State Veterinarian guidelines. We arrange a bi-annual vaccination clinic with our Veterinarian which offers discounted prices on vaccinations/veterinary services during Clinic.
De-worming: As recommended by your Veterinarian
Sand Clear: Owner must provide individual, clearly labelled, rations of sand clear for their horse at least every 3 months,
Prospective boarders must supply proof and copies of negative Coggins, and a Brand Inspection which shows that they are the legal owner of the horse that they intend to board at Hidden Creek.
Security/damage Deposit: A $150 security deposit will reserve your pen/stall at Hidden Creek, and will be refunded to owner on completion of contract less costs for any damages caused by horse and/or owner.
Barn Rules: Please familiarize yourself with our Barn Rules which are posted on the website and available in the office. Note: We are a small, private facility and we do not permit outside trainers, instructors, volunteers, un-insured and inexperienced persons to teach or train on our facility without permission from the management, proof of liability insurance and payment of facility use fees.
220' x 100' sand arena, fully fenced
220 x 120' sand arena, fully fenced
66' sand round pen
4 large, well fenced turn-out pastures, 3 with shelters
Regulation 20m x 40m/60m Dressage Arena during summer months
Easily accessible parking and free trailer parking
Porta-potty on site
Under Colorado Law, an equine professional is not liable for an injury to or the death of a participant in activities resulting from the inherent risks of equine activities, pursuant to section 13-21-119, Colorado Revised Statutes.