• Willow Vally Stables

  • Willow Vally Stables

  • Willow Vally Stables

Welcome to Willow Valley Stables

A premier Westmoreland County Equestrian Center

About Us

We are a 30 stall equestrian center located 25 minutes East of Pittsburgh in Irwin PA.
We take pride in providing top quality care for your horse and are committed to
delivering an enjoyable experience for both horse and rider

Stephanie George

We would like to welcome our new head riding instructor/trainer to Willow Valley Stables, Stephanie George!
Stephanie George is a full time Riding Instructor/Trainer working out of the greater Pittsburgh area. She gives lessons/does training rides weekly at various stables in the south hills, north hills, east of the city and west out towards the airport.

Stephanie has:

  • 15 years experience as a professional Riding Instructor/Trainer
  • Over ten years experience managing horses in a boarding facility
  • Proficient in the instruction of beginner through advanced riders with the ability to teach the basics of balanced riding through to more technical movements
  • Ability to instruct riders of all ages in English riding, Hunters and Jumpers Beginner to Advanced levels
  • Ability to instruct riders of all ages in lower level dressage and eventing
  • Over 20 years experience in training, off the track training, and retraining of horses experiencing issues with their riders
  • United States Eventing Association active member
  • United States Pony Club C-1 Graduate
  • Five years experience coaching Duquesne University’s IHSA Hunter team
  • Attended University of Findlay for Equestrian Studies and Animal Science
  • Duquesne University Graduate

A few of Stephanie’s future goals that she is currently working on are obtaining the scores to receive her United States Dressage Federation Rider Award Bronze Medal, and being able to qualify for a United States Eventing Association Novice Three Day.

Stephanie is an active member of the USEA and attends various registered horse trials throughout the year as well as actively competes in the N.E.O.M.T.A Mini Trial Series.

Stephanie is now accepting new students of all disciplines that want to work on their own riding goals whether they are competitive in nature or to just have a better understanding/enjoyment of their equine partner.

Call to schedule a lesson/training session with Stef directly at:



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Full Board Care

Hay and grain 2x daily

10×10 matted box stalls cleaned daily

3 large pastures

3 large paddocks

Lighted 120×65 indoor riding arena, sand footing

180×75 Outdoor riding arena, sand footing

Hot and cold water wash rack

Trail riding right off the property

Heated viewing lounge with fridge, microwave coffee maker, stereo

Individual lockable lockers

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    1000 Tray Road
    Irwin, PA 15642

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