TUESDAY, JUNE 27, 2017 — Please remember that there will be NO RIDING on Monday, July 3 due to the long Independence Day weekend. 

Additionally, volunteers please remember that we need you! We do not schedule particular times because of the need for so many volunteers, but if you find yourself with some free time on a Monday or a Thursday, we’ll put you to work. We need 3 volunteers for each rider; if there are 4 or 5 riders in a class, that means we need 12-15 volunteers every 45 minutes!

THURSDAY, JUNE 15, 2017 — Heavy thunder, deep water, and now the electric power on the property is off. There will be NO RIDING THE REMAINDER OF THE DAY TODAY, THURSDAY, JUNE 15. If you call the phone number, you will only get a continuous ring.

Stay safe & we’ll see you next week!

MONDAY, JUNE 12, 2017 — There will be NO RIDING TODAY, MONDAY, JUNE 12, due to predicted high temperatures of 89 and high humidity. See you next Monday!


FRIDAY, MAY 26, 2017 — There will be no riding on Monday, May 29, 2017 in honor of the Memorial Day holiday.

SATURDAY, APRIL 29, 2017 — So much happening! Remember that Thursday, May 4 (3:30 PM – 9:00 PM) and Monday, May 8 (1:15 PM – 8:30 PM) will be our first days of riding for 2017.

Our wonderful friends at Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra have donated 10 tickets to RHWPA for its “side-by-side” concert on May 16 at Heinz Hall. Please call 724-443-4485 if you would like to go!

More info here:

Saturday, June 3 is our annual RHWPA Golf Outing at Pittsburgh North Golf Club (must register in advance). Come spend a fun day of golf (whether you’re a regular golfer or a duffer!), compete for prizes, bid on one of our great Chinese Auction baskets or try for the 50/50 raffle! We need golfers, tee/green sponsors, and donations for the Chinese auction. Call 724-443-4485 for more info.

THURSDAY, APRIL 6, 2017 — Returning volunteers and riders:  If you have received your spring newsletter, there was an error in the start date for Monday riding. The correct date is Monday, May 8.

SUNDAY, MARCH 19, 2017 – 2017 is beginning!

Lots of news to report, finally. The horses have had their nice long winter break and, while still pretty fuzzy, the groomers have done a great job of keeping them happy and relatively clean.

Brush up on your volunteer skills or learn new ones by coming to our annual Volunteer Orientation on Saturday, April 22 at 11:00 AM at the barn (Parkview Stables, 9950 Grubbs Road, Wexford 15090). Wear appropriate clothing for the weather and appropriate footwear for the arena — we’ll have horses to practice with!

The riding program for 2017 begins on Thursday, May 4 (weather permitting, of course — remember to check here, on Facebook, or call 412-366-2220 or 724-443-4485). Classes on Thursday run 3:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Monday classes begin May 8 and run 1:15 PM – 8:30 PM.