About

The Equestrian Center is open year round

Located in Boone, North Carolina, Rising Star Equestrian Center is the perfect place for those who want to experience the beauty of mountain trails, learn to ride english or western disciplines, or continue their journey through western pleasure, dressage, hunter jumper and reining. Our head trainer, Joey Burnett has over 24 years of experience, winning national titles in western pleasure and english disciplines.

We focus on safety while challenging the rider to expand their horse riding skills. We take pride in introducing kids to horsemanship and guiding their journey from introduction to competency to competition. We enjoy guiding accompished riders on their journey through local to regional on to national success.

Rising Star Equestrian Center offers quided trail rides, horse training, private lessons, group lessons, boarding, sales, leasing, kids horsemanship camps and various family and adult events throughout the year.

Our facility is conveniently located 2 miles from Boone, at the intersection of Poplar Grove Road and Pine Hill Road, The address is 223 Pine Hill Road, Boone NC 28607. Karen Burnett, our Barn Manager had over 20 years of experience, riding, competing and managing. The barn number is 828-963-4223.