Cherry Blossom Farm is a full service Hunter/Jumper barn located in Monroe, WA.

Whether you are a seasoned competitor or just starting out, we offer a program that meets the needs of any horse and rider combination. 

In addition to producing accomplished equestrians, Cherry Blossom Farm specializes in high-end sales and correctly bringing along young horses. 

We attend a variety of shows to accommodate all levels of riders and aim to provide a fun and competitive program that is committed to your success.

Training

Stephanie has years of experience developing confident horse and rider combinations. She believes no one method works for everyone, so our program is all about finding what works best for you and your horse. A strong foundation of  good horsemanship is emphasized.  We stay on top of every aspect of your horse’s care to keep them performing at their best. Although many of our clients compete, it is not a requirement.

Full Training- $550- five lessons and/or rides a week

Half Training- $400- three lessons and/or rides a week

Scheduling and handling for vet and farrier appointments are included.

Lessons

We do offer lessons to those without their own horse on a limited basis. Our lesson horses are very well schooled and enjoy teaching their riders. We welcome riders of all levels.

Private lesson- $60

Private lesson (Horse Provided) – $70

Lesson packages available for those with multiple lessons per week.

 

TEAM

Stephanie Craig- Owner/Trainer

Stephanie grew up showing in the Pacific Northwest where she had a very successful junior career. Prior to starting her own business, she spent ten years working for other local trainers who had very different strengths.

Over the years, Stephanie has brought along riders of all ages and levels. She has a great track record of matching  riders with well suited horses and has a knack for knowing just when to push them to get the most out of their ability. Stephanie takes great pride in seeing her students succeed both in and out of the show ring.

Stephanie has served on the board for the Washington Hunter Jumper Association (WSHJA) and keeps an active role in the equestrian community.  As of March 2014, Stephanie became a USHJA certified trainer.
 

Shay Stenchever- Working Student

Shay joined the team in 2013 and has proved to be extremely dedicated to our sport and the animals we care so much about. She keeps the barn organized and oversees that our horses are receiving the best care. With guidance from Stephanie, Shay is currently developing her young horse for the hunter ring.  Her contribution to CBF  is a key component of our success.