Hunting Horses

Hunters Creek

Hunter Creek Stables is a top notch equestrian facility that strives to develop competition riders while maintaining a fun, stress-free environment. Elise Volastro is the owner and trainer at Hunter Creek Stables. Elise has an extensive background in hunter, jumper, and equitation riding. She has qualified for Nationals for the Medal, the Maclay, hunters and jumpers. While attending the University of Virginia, Elise was the intercollegiate national winner in the open division. Since turning professional, Elise has ridden at a Grand Prix level for prominent stables in Switzerland, Texas, and Massachusetts. Now as owner and trainer of Hunter Creek, Elise feels she can give each horse and owner the individual attention they need and deserve.

The farm consists of a large indoor arena, 29 stalls, a large outdoor arena, a roundpen, beautiful turnouts, and open fields that are used for haying and riding.

At Hunter Creek, we love happy and successful riders who share our passion for horses. We offer many services to accomplish this and understand that the needs of each client and their horse may differ. Here is a list of some of the services we offer: Lessons

Hunter Creek's lesson program is lead by Elise Volastro, an accomplished rider herself. Currently accepting all abilities, from beginner riders to Grand Prix competitors.

Boarding - Hunter Creeks' beautiful facility in Broadalbin, NY offers large indoor and outdoor riding arenas, safe turnouts, twice-daily feeding, and conscientious care for your horse. Contact us for more information.

Horse Training - We offer a range of options to help train your horse to become more consistent and polished in the show ring.

Sale Horses - Hunter Creek offers many quality show horses for sale. We provide our sale horses with the best care and training while they are here, and ensure we find the right match.

Blacksmith - Tim Patrick is Hunter Creek's on-site farrier. Guaranteed fast turn around if your horse loses a shoe. Known for his skill in corrective shoeing.

Hunter Creek Stables has many top quality show horses and ponies for sale. Please call (518) 842-3800 or email for more information on any of the horses listed below.

Selling your horse? Let us know and perhaps we can help you. We provide our sale horses the best care and training while they are with us. We have many buyers contacting and visiting us daily.

Grizabella - Grizabella- 17H, 10yr old Irish Sport horse mare imported from Ireland 4 years ago. She jumps 5' with ease and will make a fantastic Junior or Amateur Owner Jumper. She has shown successfully in the Preliminary jumpers and in the mini Prixs at top 'A' shows such as Culpeper, Houston, Manchester, and St Clement's. She is very careful and always gives 100%.

Andrew - Jumper prospect, 17H, 12yr, Dark Bay, tb gelding, very athletic and talented jumper with the ability to go big. With more show experience he should be hard to beat. $7,000

Serendipity - pleasure/companion horse, not for jumping do to a knee injury but sound for light riding, $1500.

Mitch - 15.2H 5yr Bay Tb gelding, Mitch has a huge stride and beautiful hunter movement. He is jumping a 2'6" course with lead changes. He trail rides and has been used for beginner lessons. $4000.00

Target - 4yr, 14.1H paint pony(buckskin & white), started over x-rails, very easy, perfect lesson pony or show ring prospect. $5500

Darling - Adorable 15H, 7yr chestnut mare, great prospect for either hunter or jumper ring, good mover and jumper, does changes. $4500

Showjumping Stallion - CArthago Z