Blackhorse Equestrian Center




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Summer Riding Program

Birthday Parties & Special Programs


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Welcome to the Blackhorse website. We are glad you stopped by!

We are a premier equestrian center providing boarding, riding lessons, summer riding programs, special events, show lessons and driving lessons.

Come and enjoy year round riding with our 8400 Square foot indoor arena, and find the best value in the area.

Located in Bethany Connecticut, we are a convenient drive with easy access on Route 63.

Browse our website and if you have any questions,  give us a call at (203) 393-2586, or just stop by. Appointments are recommended if you wish to spend time reviewing our facility.

Blackhorse Equestrian Center LLC is owned by Brad Bertele and Melissa Pogwizd. Melissa is also the General Manager.
Blackhorse Equestrian Center, LLC
325 Amity Rd
Bethany, CT 06524
Barn:      (203) 393-2586
Melissa: (860) 488-4285
Brad: (516) 449-9610
Fax:      (866) 226-9852


Congratulations and Good Luck Wishes to Anna Kruger-Dull
who will be competing at
the 2014 IEA Regional Finals on 2/28/15,

The 2015 summer Riding brochure and 2015 registration form are now available online and can be downloaded from our Summer Riding Program page.

Hope and Crosby (aka Bay Rhythm) had a good show year in 2014. Competing in the Adult Amateur Training Level Division they placed 7th for New England Dressage Association (NEDA) year-end awards, and also took home year-end awards from the Connecticut Dressage Association (CDA).