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Northern Pines Farm Welcomes Clinician Nancy Whitehead

Northern Pines Farm is pleased to have clinician Nancy Whitehead at the Maple City, Michigan location for an educational weekend. 

Maple City, MI - October 29, 2019 - Northern Pines Farm is excited to announce that Nancy Whitehead will be returning to Northern Michigan for a clinic, November 29 - December 1, 2019. Nancy has been developing winning combinations of horses and riders for over 40 years. She has been nationally recognized as a top breeder throughout the past decade with her stallion, Roc USA, who is currently ranked third in the country as the Leading Hunter Sire. Her program produces results with horses of all experience levels and her expertise is instrumental in building confidence whether you are a junior, amateur, or professional rider! $475 per horse/rider combination (one two-hour session per day, lunch, and one audit pass for the weekend is included) $200 deposit requested by November 1st $25 per day to audit or $50 for three days (lunch included) Novice: flatwork and cross rails – 18” Hunter: flatwork and 2’0 – 2’6” Equitation: advanced flatwork and 3’ – 3’6” Jumper: advanced flatwork and 1.10m+ Schedule to be determined. Bringing a horse? Overnight stabling available for an additional fee. No horse? No problem! NPF has quality horses that are available to lease for the weekend. Please come join us for a weekend of fun and education! Limited space is available so reserve your spot now!  Get ready for 2020 and call Melissa Hirt today! 231-228-5550 or

About Northern Pines Farm Melissa Hirt is a native of suburban Chicago and moved to Leelanau County in 1995, completing construction

of her Northern Pines equine dream in 2000. Today, Melissa's students are winning numerous top honors at the zone, regional, and national levels through her experienced training and remarkable skill of matching riders and horses to create impressive teams. Northern Pines Farm boasts 32 stalls with spacious heated viewing room, large indoor and outdoor arenas and 15 paddocks set in the beautiful countryside of Maple City, Michigan. Amenities include Theraplate and treadmill along with a roomy wash stall with heat lamp. The farm has a location next to the Great Lakes Equestrian Festival show facility in Traverse City. For more information on Northern Pines Farm please visit or "Like" them on Facebook. #LoveWhereYouRide

Northern Pines Farm 7347 S. Stachnik Road Maple City, MI 49664 Northern Pines Farm (South) 14903 Paddock Dr. Wellington, Florida 231-228-5550 231-228-5551


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