Located just 20 minutes from downtown Columbus, off of I-70, Rising Star Ranch LLC offers convenient, premium care at a quality facility, with a professional Barn Manager and Trainer looking after your horse's needs. Owners Mike and Leslie Harmata live on site.
This is a family run facility and we take pride in providing quality services for horses and rider.
Leslie Harmata, owner/trainer, has 30 years training experience of gaited and non-gaited horses. Former owner of L&W Thoroughbred Horses in Kentucky, and Leshar Equestrian Services in Texas, Leslie has been educated by some of the best equestrians across the country, in a variety of disciplines.
- Corrective Training
- Assessment Service - provide an independent evaluation of a horse prior to purchase
- Horse Sales/Brokerage Service
- Group lessons
- Private lessons
- Beginning riding
- Intermediate riding
- Advanced riding
- Rider Confidence - small groups, scheduled workshops
Western, English, Dressage lessons available.
Call for appointment: 502-494-5314
Our mission is to help riders create a partnership with their horses; a mutual trust that leads to a safe, fun experience.
Natural horsemanship training techniques
This is an intensive month-long training, guaranteeing a minimum of five sessions a week. Perfect for Starting a horse, or getting your horse back on track!
Not able to get on your horse as often as you like? This option includes Full Board in addition to eight, one-hour training rides per month.
Additional Training Sessions available at $40 each session.
Western, English, Dressage - we ride your horse in the style you prefer.
A great way to keep your horse's mind and body tuned up!
One hour of training. May include ground work, riding, or working with both the horse and rider. A great option if you need a "tune up" or want to work on something specific.
$450 per month
Includes High Quality Hay, Feed, Stall, and Daily Turnout
Learn good riding habits that will take you in any direction you want to go! All Lessons are booked through RSR central booking.
$40 per hour
Instructor may require an assessment to determine class level
$40 for 30 minutes or $60 for 60 minutes
Have something specific you'd like to improve?
Or perhaps you just prefer private instruction.
Have an event you would like us to host? Call us at 502-494-5314 to reserve your date!
$5 per day
Medicine application, bandaging, etc.
$20 each time
$15 per month
Over 1.5 scoops of barn feed, per feeding (2x daily)
$25 per month
Owner must provide fly spray
Fly Masks must be provided by owner; putting them on is complimentary.
3% of sale price
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$25 per month or $5 per request
Complimentary for boarders.
Pay your Board, Training Fees, or Lesson Fees quickly and conveniently using PayPal.