1909 Woodgate Lane
McLean VA 22101
Last Updated 2018-04-30
We are proud to be a *2018 Guardian and share our horse care & use practices with the public.
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Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
The mission of Bridle Paths is to offer strength, support, and healing to individuals and families through safe, effective, and high-quality equine-assisted activities and therapies. We provide therapeutic horseback riding instruction, equine-assisted learning, and equine-assisted psychotherapy services to individuals and families faced with physical, cognitive, psychological, and emotional needs.
Primary Focus involving horses (Horse Welfare, Public Service, Sport & Recreation): Public Service
Our organization operates programs involved with providing equine assisted activities and therapies (EAAT) using certified instructors for individuals with special needs.Our organization is directly responsible for the care and shelter of horses.
100% of our total programs and services are horse-related.
Our organization conducts its horse-related programs at one facility.
Seeking Volunteers For Equine-Assisted ActivitiesMinimum Age: 14Volunteers are needed to act as horse leaders and side walkers and assist with grooming and tacking horses for lessons. Each volunteer receives training in the specifics of working with horses and riders in a therapeutic context, though horse experience is a welcome asset as well.
Your Donations Help Us To Heal With HorsesRainbow reins (horse length)
Adaptive reins (ladder reins, Rein-Bows)
Saddles (wool flocked, in tree size medium, medium wide, extra wide)
Wintec Western saddle
Safety stirrups (various sizes)
Lumber to build mounting platforms
New ASTM/SEI certified helmets (various sizes)
Specialized services (website, accounting, fundraising)
Tools and hardware (snaps, fasteners)