Carriage Driving

Slow Down and Enjoy a Carriage Ride at the Best of the West Antique Equipment Show | SLO Horse News

Slow Down and Enjoy a Carriage Ride at the Best of the West Antique Equipment Show

All the Grand Cheval Carriage Services horses take turns taking show visitors for short rides in the Wagonette. “We do this to give people a taste of what a carriage ride is like,” explains Anita who does not charge for the rides. She will have her team at the Best of the West Antique Equipment Show 9:00 am – 4:00 pm on Saturday May 25 and Sunday May 26, 2019. Sharon Jantzen interviews Anita Marlett regarding providing rides and connecting with the public at the Best of the West Show.

Get in the Carriage Driver’s Seat

You can get in the carriage driver’s seat at an upcoming clinic hosted by our local driving club, Brass Oaks Driving Society. Everything from drafts to minis will be available for you to take a turn with. Sharon Jantzen shares the details of the Try-it-and-see-if-you-like-it driving day.

Horses Lead us to Forever Friendships | SLO Horse News

Horses Lead us to Forever Friendships

Those of us who know horses find camaraderie among our fellow horse enthusiasts. How many of us can point to a time (or times) when our horse was the reason for a lasting human friendship? Sharon Jantzen tells the story of how a horse carriage ride sparked a forever friendship.

Put Yourself in the Driver’s Seat

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to see the view “from the driver’s seat”, so to speak? Well, you’re in luck! A local clinic, held in Arroyo Grande over Labor Day weekend (September 3 -4, 2016) will be held by the esteemed Harry Councell, from Gilroy, as clinician.