Georgian Riding Association for Challenged Equestrians

Record #: GBA1757
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 06 Oct 2022


Description (Service) Provides therapeutic horseback riding lessons for challenged children and adults in Grey and Bruce Counties

Certified instructors and physiotherapists tailor individual programs to meet the rider's specific needs whether it be physical, behavioural, speech, or occupational

Other aspects of therapeutic riding involve socialization, recreation, outdoor activity, integration of people and animals, the challenge of sport, and the learning of useful skills, which include care and responsibility for an animal

Facility offers an indoor arena, lounge and well trained horses

Volunteer opportunities available as instructors, safety walkers and assistants. Time commitment is a minimum of 2 hrs, 1 evening a week. Call or email office for more information

Service Details

Hours Call for information
Dates: Apr-Nov
Dates Apr-Nov
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Individuals who require therapeutic riding
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees Membership ; Service ; Set fees, call for details

Address and Location

Site Location North Grey (across from drive in)
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
Wicklen Stables, 223047 Grey Road 17B
Owen Sound, ON
Canada N4K 5N7
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Intersection Grey Rd 17 and Grey Rd 17B
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-372-2721
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Primary Contact Aunalea Cruickshank, Program Advisor; Phone: 519-371-6539; Email:
Mailing Address PO Box 992 
Owen Sound, ON 
Canada N4K 6H6

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