Category Archives: News

EQliving Gold List … we have been nominated

EQuine Living Magazine has a worldwide audience who appreciate the best that the world of Equestrian Living can offer. We are honored to have been nominated and recognized as one of the top 10 Therapeutic Riding Programs in the U.S. and one of the top 3 in the North East. Now we need your help […]

Drawn to Horses with Rick Lacey at High Hopes

Rick Lacey, a 2011 graduate of the Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts will present an Equine Drawing and Painting program here at High Hopes this summer on Saturday afternoons July 8, 15, 22, 29 and Aug. 5 and 12th from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Offered through the college, this class is designed to […]

Moon Dance Silent Auction Preview!

 Moon Dance is just around the corner!  Step right up to bid on your favorite silent auction items.  Take a moment and review the vast array of wonderful auction packages from Thrilling Trips and Travel, Treasures, Trinkets, Theater to Culinary Experiences and Sports Outings!  There is something for everyone!  Take a look . . . […]

Horse Show Days are here! May 20-26, 2017

Horse Show Days is one of our favorite weeks here at High Hopes! High Hopes celebrates the accomplishments of its participants during our annual Horse Show Days week to be held May 20-26th, 9:00 am-5:00 pm each day at High Hopes Therapeutic Riding, located at 36 Town Woods Road, Old Lyme.  More than 240 riders […]

Summer Camp Registration Deadline May 22nd. Camp Volunteers Needed!

Each summer High Hopes is pleased to offer five unique sessions of an inclusive summer camp.  The sessions are designed to meet the needs of our campers’ ages and riding skill levels.  Throughout our four-day camp sessions, participants experience grooming, tack, daily riding lessons, trail rides, gymnastics on horseback, carriage driving, arts and crafts and […]

Judith’s Story

Judith had always loved riding horses and caring for them. So much so that she owned her own horse and ran a barn for several years.

Read all about it! The High Hopes Rider is out! Winter 2017

Read all about it! The High Hopes Rider is out!
The Fall 2016 Rider Newsletter is hot off the press. Inside this edition, read all about it—Touching Veteran’s Lives . . . The Equus Effect Program; High Hopes successful partnership with Camp Harkness and a very special highlight of High Hopes’ young participant, Matthew Scotella, who was just awarded the PATH Int’l 2016 Youth Equestrian of the Year! Sit back, relax and enjoy the fall issue of RIDER! Happy Fall 2016!

Meet Griffin

Griffin, age 5, began riding at High Hopes in the summer of 2014 as a participant in our Immersion Camp program run in conjunction with L&M Hospital.

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