Located in the heart of Central Virginia, in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Oakland Heights Farm is dedicated to the preservation of the art and sport of horseback riding. Started in 1979 by David and Sally Lamb the farm, located in Orange Virginia, has grown to be one of Virginia’s most recognized horse farms. We are a short, scenic hour and a half drive from Washington D.C. and offer trail riding packages with some of the areas B&Bs and hotels.
Oakland Heights is the perfect place to learn to ride, whether you are a beginner, experienced, or want a leisurely trail ride. The farm includes two riding rings, quaint stables and miles of trails. We offer both English and Western lessons 6 days a week according to your schedule. Trail rides are offered seven days a week and are sure to include not only a great ride but also beautiful countryside and some of the area’s history.
Oakland Heights also holds horse shows from April through September. The shows are recognized by both VHSA and BHSA associations for member points. We have easy access for trailers in and out of the farm and plenty of parking.
On the second Saturday of the month May through September Oakland Heights is host to the BLM Bull and Rodeo Co. professional bull riding events. A great, fun, family-friendly evening of live music, mutton busting, ladies barrel racing and some thrilling bucking bull riding.
Please contact us to schedule a trail ride or a riding lesson. We are happy to answer any questions you may have or provide information you might need. Oakland Heights Farm is located at 17110 James Madison Highway Gordonsville, Virginia 22942. You may call David Lamb (540)-222-6576 or Pam Cibula (240) 463-8392 for more information.