Equestrian Club

Forestview Middle School Equestrian Club

Cost: Free!!

When: The First Thursday of Each Month 3:15-4:15pm

Where: Forestview, and The Lakes Area Equestrian Centers!

How: Parents will need to transport when off site!

For more Information see Mrs. Hopperstad in 7B Room 1702 or call 218-454-6151:) Some riding opportunities available at various equestrian centers with parent permission form.

Equestrian Club Meeting Dates

Thursday, October 6th 3:15-4:15 p.m. at Forestview with Miniature Horses! In the South gravel parking behind court's :) Thank you Chase Larson and Family!

Thursday, November 3rd: 3:30-4:30p.m.

Benvelle Equestrian Center! Owner: Briana Viser 218-820-5757/ Pequot Lakes/Go to the stoplights/Turn Right (east) on County 11/Go over the bridge then take a right at the suspended yellow water tank in the Sky!! Go ½ mile down/Riding Opportunities available if a parent is present.

Thursday, December 1st: 3:15-4:15:

Spirit Horse Center!! Owner: Staci Grattan-Fornshell/Barn Manager:Janelle Patta

8386 50th Ave. Brainerd, MN 56401/218-825-4944

Some riding opportunities with a parent present.

Thursday, January 5th: 3:15-4:15: at FMS room 1702

Equestrian Horse Shoe Craft Activity and YOUTUBE Videos

Thursday, February 2nd : 3:15-4:15: at FMS room 1702; Guest Speaker Veterinarian: Dr. Ann Domagala on Horse Health

Thursday, March 2nd: 3:30-4:15 p.m.

Local phone number: 218-829-8144

Toll-free phone number: 1-877-207-5588

Store Address: 1860 Scearcyville Dr. SW, Pillager, MN 56473

Thursday, April 6th: 3:30-4:30

Legacy Stables:

From Forestview:

Take State Hwy 371 S and MN-371 BUS N to Greenwood St in Crow Wing Township

9 min (7.6 mi)

Turn right onto Greenwood St

1 min (0.7 mi)

Legacy Stables

10854 Greenwood St, Brainerd, MN 56401

Thursday, May 4th: 3:30-4:30

Outback Trail Riding Center Trail Ride Preview!


10 miles West on Hwy 210 and 2 miles North on 33rd Ave. (Becomes Pillsbury Forest Road)


1 mile East on Hwy 210 and 2 miles North on 33rd Ave. (Becomes Pillsbury Forest Road)


Take County Road 77 to Pillsbury State Forest Road. South 3.5 miles.

Friday, May 19th 12:45 p.m.- 5:00 p.m.

A Big Thank you to our Principal; Jon Anderson for letting our equestrian club out early to have this great learning opportunity! Students will be bussed out to Outback; but will need to be picked up at 5:00 p.m. by a parent at Outback :)

Cost for Trail Ride for Outback: $10

Cost for bus transportation to Outback: $5

If your family is in need of assistance to over these cost; please see Mrs. Hopperstad

Note: You cannot go on this Trail Ride without a signed parent permission slip for Outback and for  Forestview Middle School. You also need to be a club member to attend. For the permission slips see Mrs. Hopperstad in room 1702 7B or in the Main office.

Thursday, June 1st: 3:15-4:15:

Chase Larson’s Mini Horse Baby Foals! Here at Forestview, in the South Gravel Parking Lot!