Programs Offered

Forward in Faith Ranch is a teaching ranch located within the Birmingham and Hoover area
About 15 minutes from the Galleria mall

Traditional English and Western Lessons

Group and private English and Western lessons from certified CHA instructors. Ages 3 and up. Lessons are customized to work with the rider's individual goals.

Private: $50 per hour
Group: $30 per hour

Therapeutic Horseback Riding

Lessons from PATH International and CHA certified instructors for individuals with a range of disabilities including physical, emotional, and social difficulties.

Private: $50 per hour
Group: $30 per hour


Participants have the opportunity to build projects, grow a garden, study animal husbandry, and truly be a part of what it takes to run a ranch.

Group Classes: $15

Interactive Vaulting Club

Promotes teamwork, independence, encourages social interaction, and respect for the horse. Participants perform movements on and around the horse. Discount applied if bundled with another program.

Group Classes: $30
If taking another lesson: $15

Volunteer With Us

Volunteers are an integral part of a riding program. If you love horses, kids, or just being outdoors, this is where you want to be!

Volunteers needed for:

    Side-walking (walking next to a horse and rider during a lesson to assist with balance, emotional support, rein aides, etc.)

    Horse Handler (Leading or spotting during a lesson)

    Grooming and Barn help

    Farm help- landscaping, weed management, building projects

    Special Events • Supply drives

    Office help • Fundraising


Donate now to be part of buling a full size arena! With a larger arena FIF Ran can serve many more students each week.

    Bottled Water, Fly Spray, Grooming Supplies, Helmets, Office Supplies, Safety Stirrups, Used or New Show Clothes

    Landscaping Equipment, Tractor, Power Tools, Storage Shrd, Specialized Horse Tack, Office Furniture, Lumber For Projects

Contact Us

Forward in Faith Ranch is a teaching ranch located just minutes from the Birmingham and Hoover area.

Elizabeth Stanley 205-370-2981