Horse Riding & Boarding in Innisfil, ON

About Roman Stables

Welcome to Roman Stables, where the bond between horse and rider takes center stage. A Dynamic Place to Grow in the Heart of Cookstown, ON,

A Dynamic Place to Grow in the Heart of Cookstown, Ontario.

Welcome to Roman Stables, where the bond between horse and rider takes center stage. Located centrally in Cookstown, Ontario, our facility is more than just a stable: it’s a vibrant community where equestrians of all ages and experience levels come together to pursue their passion for horses and riding.

We pride ourselves on offering a comprehensive range of programs and services tailored to meet the needs of riders and their equine partners. Led by our experienced trainer, Carling Lout (Peterson), an EC Registered Coach with over 25 years of equestrian experience, our programs are designed to provide the highest quality instruction, safety, and care.

Riders of all levels.

All level riders are welcome with open arms! We offer a variety of lesson options, from beginner to advanced, focusing on English riding disciplines equitation, hunter, and jumper.

Our personalized approach guarantees that each rider receives individualized attention and instruction, letting them grow and thrive at their own pace and achieve their riding goals.

Top-notch boarding and training services in a safe, comfortable, and meticulously maintained environment.

Welcome to Roman Stables, where the bond between horse and rider takes center stage. Located centrally in Cookstown, Ontario, our facility is more than just a stable: it’s a vibrant community where equestrians of all ages and experience levels come together to pursue their passion for horses and riding.

We pride ourselves on offering a comprehensive range of programs and services tailored to meet the needs of riders and their equine partners. Led by our experienced trainer, Carling Lout (Peterson), an EC Registered Coach with over 25 years of equestrian experience, our programs are designed to provide the highest quality instruction, safety, and care.

Meet Coach Carling

Expert Instructor

Carling Lout (Peterson) brings over 25 years of experience as an equestrian and more than 15 years of coaching expertise to our facility. With a passion for developing young riders and their mounts, Carling has honed a specialty in pony hunters…

With a focus on preparing riders for competitions by instilling a strong foundation in equitation and fundamental flat work, Carling’s coaching approach is centred around understanding each rider’s unique goals and empowering them to achieve their personal best, both in and out of the ring. Recognizing that every horse or pony is an individual, our program is customized to address the specific needs of each equine partner, ensuring their well-being and development.

Participating in and learning horse husbandry skills under Carling’s supervision provides valuable opportunities for riders to bond with their horses in a relaxed setting. With Carling’s guidance, our program not only prepares riders for competition success but also fosters a deep appreciation for the bond between horse and rider, promoting confidence, skill development, and a lifelong love for the equestrian sport.

Meet Lisa Mazanik

Founder

With countless certifications in the equestrian industry including her most recent Equine Science Certification in 2024, Lisa Mazanik is an RN turned Roman Stables founder who has an undeniable love for horses and English riding…

Having over 10 years of farm facility management and extensive experience caring for horses and other livestock, Lisa guarantees personal care and attention for each and every equine partner. Her knowledge of barn maintenance and safety protocols helps maintain an always-safe and clean environment for the horses and students. She’s coordinated with veterinarians, farriers, and other equine professionals allowing her an extensive knowledge of horse care and management, including their nutrition, health, and behaviour.

Lisa is passionate about providing the highest level of care and attention to each horse at Roman Stables and is dedicated to keeping an open line of communication with each student and their parents about progress, opportunities, and upcoming events.

Explore the grounds.

Situated on 60 acres of farmland in Cookstown, Ontario, our farm provides the perfect setting for riders and horses alike to thrive!

We pride ourselves on offering a safe and welcoming environment for our equine residents, and our farm features spacious and well-appointed facilities designed to meet the needs of horses of all breeds and disciplines. Our barn boasts comfortable stalls, each equipped with soft bedding and ample space for our equine companions to rest and relax. We understand the importance of turnout for the physical and mental well-being of horses, which is why we value that our horses can enjoy plenty of fresh air and exercise.

Spacious Boarding facilities

 

Covered Indoor Arena

 

Large Outdoor Arena

 

Roman Stables is more than a place to ride, it's a community.

Our farm is a gathering place where riders and horse lovers come together to share their passion for all things equestrian. Whether it’s swapping stories in the barn aisle, cheering on fellow riders at a competition, or simply enjoying a leisurely hack through the property, our farm is a place where friendships are forged and memories are made.

Whether you’re a seasoned equestrian or just starting to trot, there’s a place for you here at Roman Stables.

We can’t wait to meet you at your first lesson.