Tykenbay Acres

Photo by Stan Phaneuf

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Tykenbay Acres offers lessons for riders of all ages, levels, and disciplines.  Children and adults, beginning and advanced riders, Western and English...

we have riding lessons for you!

Meet Our Instructors

Tyra Payne
Tyra has been riding all her life.  She is an accomplished equestrian who teaches dressage, western, and hunt seat. Tyra is a Maine Dressage Society bronze and silver medalist and teaches all disciplines with a foundation in dressage.

Tara is a life-long horse enthusiast with a heart for helping and teaching others.  She is a licensed social worker and is currently working on her Master’s degree in Social Work.  Tara teaches western and hunt seat.

Casie Frederick
Casie began riding at age 6 at Tykenbay Acres.  She teaches our beginning riders and brings much patience, energy, creativity, and knowledge to Tykenbay.  Casie is studying Early Education at Elmira College.

Photo by Stan Phaneuf

Photo by Stan Phaneuf



Hunt Seat 

Saddle Seat