Did you know that there are more horses than cows in Boulder County?
That’s right! According to the Boulder County Horse Association, there are approximately 15,000 cows in Boulder county and 15,330 horses. Six percent of Colorado’s total horse population reside right here in our own county and the horse community contributes approximately $94 million to the GDP each year.
Here at KL Realty we’ve been doing our part to house the horses of Boulder County for over 29 years. Below we’ve outlined some important resources for our equine friends and their owners!
General Equine Directories
Boulder County Horse Association
Best resource in Boulder County for all things equine.
National directory for horse property, tack, boarding facilities, barn builders, riding lessons and equine veterinarians.
Tack, Saddles and Supplies
Fox Creek Tack
Operates a mobile and physical store in Boulder. The equine outfitters primarily travels the horse show circuit along Colorado’s Front Range, they are able to supply riders across the nation with the products they need through their storefront.
The Hitching Post
“The Best Little Horse House” is the motto of this Niwot supplier. Merchandises horse show and casual riding apparel, new and used saddles, tack, blanket cleaning and repair, jewelry, gifts, horse themed art, western decor, books and videos.
The Tack Collection
This shop located in Lafayette is a full-service tack shop catering to the needs of dressage, hunter/jumper, event, and pleasure riders. They offer a specialty in individually fitting saddles by certified saddle fitters.
This small Longmont shop offers personel service and a wide selection of new and used Western saddles and tack. The shop takes trades & consignments. The property allows for horse & trailer parking to allow selection of saddles and trial right at the store.
Since 1951, Stockyards Ranch Supply carries a variety of fencing, tubular items, livestock handling equipment, saddles & tack. Located in Commerce City, about 45 minutes from Boulder County.
Single Tree Farm
Singletree Farm has been in business since 1984 and located east of the city of Boulder. The farm provides horse care, pleasure riding and teaching advanced riding techniques.
Horse Boarding Facilities
Green Tree Equine Facility
Horse boarding property on 112 acres of land, conveniently located between Boulder and Longmont provides a perfect atmosphere for pleasure horseback riders, amateurs, and professionals alike.
Nighthawk Equestrian Center
Nighthawk Equestrian Center is a beautiful 35-acre full care horse training and boarding property nestled just below the foothills in Longmont, Colorado.
Silver Quarter Acres
This facilty is an all-discipline horse boarding and training property that is centrally located just east of Golden with easy access to the Jefferson County Fairgrounds, and approximately 10 miles south of Boulder County.
Caduceus Farm, LLC
A full service sport horse breeding and training property located at the foot of the famous Flatirons in Boulder, CO. The facility is a picturesque farm where dedicated riders enjoy the superb weather and wonderful environment that make training and schooling the sport horse a joy.
Hobby Horse Farms
Hobby Horse Farms offers boarding, training, sales, riding school and an equestrian show facility. Hobby Horse specializes in Hunters and Jumpers. The farm is located just 1 mile east of I-25 in Firestone, Colorado.
Triple Creek Ranch
This horse property was established in 1991, on a beautiful 64-acre facility in Longmont, Colorado, at the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. The horse ranch offers boarding, riding lessons, riding camps, corporate retreats, horse shows, birthday parties, horse shows and more.
Singletree Farm has been considered the finest Equestrian Center in Boulder County, Colorado since 1984. Our number one priority is to provide the very best care for your horse. Your equestrian goals, which may range from relaxed pleasure riding to learning to jump to Grand Prix Level Dressage.
Equine Community Services
Rocky Mountain Riding Therapy
This facility is host to a nonprofit therapeutic horseback riding program located in South Boulder. The organization works with children and adults that have a variety of physical, cognitive and emotional disabilities, providing therapy and recreation opportunities using horses and horsemanship.
Colorado Horse Rescue
Non-profit organization dedicated to providing emergency relief, shelter, care, rehabilitation, and adoption services for abused, neglected, abandoned and unwanted horses. CHR provides community resources through equine education, counseling, information and referral services. Located in the heart of Boulder County horse country between Boulder and Longmont.
Twin Oaks Farm
Equine therapy, mindfulness practice, psychotherapy, yoga, meditation, dance, arts, dreamwork, play, healing, and fun with horses. Located just west of Longmont and serving the communities of Boulder County including Boulder, Longmont, Louisville, Lafayette and Broomfield.