Covid-19 update: we have received permission from the Government of New Brunswick to open in a limited way. We have cleaning and distancing protocols in place to keep our riders and coaches safe. We are starting slowly with a limited number of students. As the situation changes, we will be in touch with our students.

Please stay safe and stay healthy so we can all ride together soon!

Welcome to Hampton Riding Centre

Premier riding school in Atlantic Canada

Hampton Riding Centre is located in Smithtown, New Brunswick – just outside of Hampton and about 1/2 hour from Saint John. Owned and operated by Equine Canada Certified Coach Jennifer Hanson. Many events are held every year for youth and adults, from fun schooling shows, to clinics with some of the country’s top equestrian athletes and coaches. We are also home to the Hampton Pony Club, which caters to horse crazy kids ages 9-25.

riding school for all levels

All Levels Welcome!

From beginner ponies to high level Dressage and Eventing horses, we can help you advance.

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riding school for all levels


Congratulations to our Head Coach, Jennifer, on being the first in Atlantic Canada to complete her Rider 9- dressage specialist certification!About Us
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Pony Club

At Hampton Pony Club we learn all about horses and ponies and hang out with other horse-crazy kids.

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Riding indoor and outdoors

Indoor Arena

We have an indoor arena, outdoor arena and trails. Our facilities are available for rentals. Have your next event here! Come for a Tour

riding cross-country


We have one of only three cross-country facilities in New Brunswick. Hone your skills at our Eventing Clinics!

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Equestrian Exchange

Shop on Site

The Equestrian Exchanges is open and FILLED with new and gently used riding apparel and equipment. See it today! Learn More

Hampton Riding apparel

Club Clothing

Shop at our online store to find jackets, sweaters, hoodies, hats. Pick either the HRC or HPC crest and show your club spirit!Shop Online
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Simon welcomes XPLORNET to the ring!

We are happy to announce XPLORNET is our newest partner.

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Upcoming Events

  1. HRC Cross-Country Clinic September 19 & 20

    September 19 - September 20
  2. Parents Meeting 7pm

    September 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm ADT
  3. Pony Club Regional Championships

    October 3
  4. HRC Cross-Country Clinic October 17-18

    October 17 - October 18
  5. Hampton Pony Club Test October

    October 18
  6. Rookie Rider Day

    October 25 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm ADT
  7. Jill Stedman Dressage Clinic

    November 8
  8. Prince Philip Games

    December 5
  9. No Lessons Dec 21-Jan 3

    December 21, 2020 - January 3, 2021
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Meet the Hampton Riding Centre team.

HRC Staff

Jennifer, Makayla, Emma, Katie, Tyra, Sloan, Iyesha, and Stacey. Just missing Gramma and Lou!

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