Lessons and Training

Sequoia Hills Stables of Elderwood is proud to welcome our trainers - Laurel George and Sarah Schroeder.  Both trainers offer unique, incredible skills and expertise to help SHS clients.

Laurel George

Laurel teaches our Beginner & Intermediate lessons  Laurel had a very successful riding and lesson program for over 20 years in Woodlake.  Riders took their first lessons with Laurel and many went on to be accomplished equestrians including Lauren Billys, a 2016 Olympian. She has a wealth of experience teaching a variety of disciplines including:  hunt seat, jumping, dressage, cross country, western pleasure, and trail. Laurel works with all ages, anyone who has the interest in and love of horses. She is excited to come back into the ring to share her love and knowledge of horses with others.   

To contact Laurel:



Sarah Schroeder

We are very excited to announce that Sarah Schroeder has joined the team at Sequoia Hills Stables, offering lessons to students on our horses, or their own.


Sarah has been teaching riding lessons to children and adults for over 10 years. She has worked for many riding schools and top Hunter-Jumper Barns in Southern California. Sarah founded Fromaggio Farms of Clovis, California, in 2019 where she focuses on Hunters, Equitation, Jumpers, and ponies. Sarah works with a variety of horses and riders of all ages.

For information on lessons, give her a call at: (714) 728-2188.