Local Horse Boarding Stables

Private equine facilities and stables near Penn State.

Penn State does not board horses for students. However, boarding is available at area stables, and many are listed below. Please contact Molly Martin, ( to update information or have your farm listed. Inclusion of the farms on the list is not related to any type of evaluation criteria, but is simply a list of farms in the area.

Benner Boarding Stables & Equine Hauling - Thomas Benner, 360 N. Fillmore Rd., Bellefonte, PA 16823  Phone:  814-883-4616 or 814-355-2911

Buffalo Run Farm - Becky Koleno, 2929 Buffalo Run Road, Bellefonte, PA, Phone: 814-571-4113, Email: Located less than 10 minutes from Penn State campus, 120x300 outdoor, indoor arena, 197 acre farm, great trails, cross country course, shareboard, lessons, large stalls and pastures!

Carousel Farm, LLC - Mark & Annette Traband - 201 Carousel Farm Dr., Centre Hall, PA 16828,  Phone: 814-574-1880 or 814-777-3287  Email: Website: Located off Brush Valley Road west of Centre Hall.  Hunter/Jumper, Boarding, Lessons, Training, Indoor, Lighted Outdoor, Jump Field.   

Centre Stables - Sarah & Dale Bresler - 965 Marengo Rd., PA Furnace, PA 16865. Phone:  814-692-5530, 814-931-0360 ext 235 or 814-684-2534 Riding Instructor - Stephanie Dobiss.  Specializing in dressage, beginner riders, fear issues.  Email:   Website:

Chestnut Ridge Equestrian at Slab Cabin Farm - Wendy Johnson - 3261 Shingletown Road, State College, PA 16801. Phone: 814-222-0645 Email: Indoor arena, all disciplines welcome, trainer on site. Ten minutes from campus, downtown, and Beaver Stadium.

Double J Stables - Jolean Johnson. 1725 Houserville Rd. State College, PA. Phone: 814-571-7561. Email: Located minutes from campus, large 100 X 200 outdoor arena, indoor arena, matted stalls, several pastures and full board available.

Eastwood Farms - David Flynn - 140 Eastwood Lane, Bellefonte, PA 16823.  Phone:  814-355-4523 Est. 1966.  Boarding/Training/Showing/Sales

Encore Farms  - Shira Horowitz - 108 Tusseyville Rd., Centre Hall, PA 16828.  Phone:  717-756-3019  Email: Specializing in Boarding/Sale Horses/Lessons, Indoor and Outdoor Rings. Working student program.

Four Branch Farm, LLC  - 110 Tussey Sink Rd., Centre Hall, PA 16828.  Phone:  814-360-4740  Email: Specializing in English, Western, and Driving for all ages. Website:

Graysland Farm, Inc.  - 2766 General Potter Highway, Spring Mills, PA 16875.  Phone:  814-364-9907  Email:

Jodon's Stables  - Ed & Sharon Jodon, 2925 Halfmoon Valley Rd., Port Matilda, PA 16870.  Phone:  814-571-0733. Quality care for horse & rider, Indoor and outdoor rings, Hunt seat instruction, training and shareboarding available, horse shows on the premises. Website:

Kocher Farms  - 3951 W. Whitehall Rd., Pennsylvania Furnace, PA 16865  Phone: 814-238-4124

Lobo Quarter Horses - Lola & Bob Tornatore, Centre Hall, PA 16828. Phone: 814-364-2923. Email: Website: 100' X 60' indoor arena attached to barn.  Outdoor partially fenced riding area, outdoor 60' round pen. Approximately 17 minutes from PSU campus.

Lucacelli Equestrian LLC - Alexandra Lucas, 249 Hylbert Rd., Boalsburg, PA 16827. Phone: 570-506-7899. Website: Eventing and Dressage training facility with indoor and outdoor arena, miles of trails, large matted stalls, heated wash stall, and ample turnout. Board, training, lessons and sales available.

Mount Nittany Horse Boarding - Marietta Mancini, Boalsburg Pa. Phone:  731-434-8028. Full horse care, and pasture board for pleasure horses, layups, and retired horses.Indoor,outdoor arenas and trails. Large pastures.

Myers Stables, LLC/Next Level Horsemanship  - Suzanne & Glenn Myers, 790 Shady Dell Rd.,  Port Matilda, PA 16870.  Next Level Horsemanship Program:  Training, Clinics and Internships.  Boarding, Lessons and Leases also available.  Certified TIP trainer for the Mustang Heritage Foundation - Mustangs available for adoption.  Phone:  814-280-6086  Website:

Queen's Three Farm - Daria Pelick - 325 Nittany Valley Dr., Bellefonte, PA 16823.  Phone:  814-383-4185 Email: Website:

Sinking Creek Stables - Stacey Sharpe - 392 Egg Hill Rd. Spring Mills, PA 16875. Trail riding and grassy area to ride. No arena or indoor. Daily turn out. Two feedins a day and a bedtime check nightly. Large box stalls. Board-$300 a month. Phone: 814-424-4975 Email:

Standing Ovation Equestrian Center LLC - 155 Halfmoon Valley Rd., Port Matilda, PA 16870 Phone: 814-692-8091 Website:

Stonefence Farm  - Kerry Kocher - 194 Colyer Rd., Centre Hall, PA 16828.  Phone: Kerry Kocher: 814-404-4214; Kelsey: 814-404-6715. Email: Small and personal boarding stable 10 minutes from Boalsburg with emphasis on hunter/jumper lessons/training/sales, indoor/outdoor rings, close to state game-land trails, and run by the area's only "R" hunter/jumper USEF and IHSA judge and course designer. Website:

Stone Mountain Stables/CTP Equestrian - Carla Tussey Peno - 2530 Shingletown Rd., State College, PA 16801.  Located on Rt. 45 between Pine Grove Mills and Boalsburg.  Specializing in Eventing, training and lessons. Indoor and outdoor arenas.  Phone:  814-574-9085.  Email:  Website:

Susan Homan Show Stables - Located just 10 minutes from campus at 294 Raymonds Lane, Bellefonte, PA. Hunter/jumper show stable focused on training and competing on the A circuit.  Full care boarding, outdoor arena with rubber/limestone footing, derby field, and show quality jumps, Morton indoor arena, excellent turnout, lessons and clinics. For more information visit:, contact Susan at 703-999-7703 or

Tadpole Lane Farm, L.L.C. - Sue Heywood - 213 Pine Hollow Ln., Pennsylvania Furnace, PA 16865.  Large indoor and outdoor arenas, round pen, 100 acres, many trails, pasture and stall board, lessons for English and Western, hunt seat, jumping and some dressage.  Ponies and horses for sale, share-boarding and trained instructors for therapeutic riding.  Phone:  814-692-4061  Email:  Website:

Twin Brooks Farm - 224 Stagecoach Ln., Julian, PA 16844  Phone:  814-355-3548  Email: Website:

Wildfire Ranch - Cynthia and Ariel Sweeley - 332 Harter Rd. Spring Mills, PA 16875  Phone: 814-422-0534  Email: Website:

Windward Farm - Amanda Dupont - 64 Windward Ln., Port Matilda, PA 16870  Phone:  814-692-4551  Fax:  814-682-7859  Email:  Website: