Willow Creek Farm
in Asheville, NC, Willow Creek Horse Farm is a full-service horse
facility owned by Darrell Fox and managed by Tracy Stevens. We provide
caring and professional services for horses and their human partners
who are living in Western NC, traveling on horse show circuits or
moving cross country. Our services include the following:
and Pasture Board
offer full stall board which includes twice daily feeding of high
quality horse feed and hay, clean stalls and turn out. We also
have pasture board available. To keep from overgrazing, there
are 6 different pasture areas that we rotate our horse herd on.
The owner of Willow Creek Horse Farm lives on the property, just
steps away from the main horse barn with views of the pastures.
For more information please see our Stall
and Pasture Board in Asheville NC page.
Travel or Vacation Board
you wanting to vacation with your horse and ride the gorgeous
trails in the mountains of NC, but you don't want to camp out?
We have safe stalls for your horses, so that you can ride in the
day and enjoy the night life of Asheville, along with the comfort
of any of the hotels or bed and breakfasts that are located close
We also provide overnight accommodations for horses that are traveling
cross country or on a show circuit, including stalls and an arena
where we can house large groups of horses traveling in vans. We
are 5 minutes from Interstate Hwy 40, with easy access for most
truck and trailers.
To make a reservation, please see our
Horse Travel and Vacation
big rigs hauling over 6 horses, please see the Important Note
on our Map and Directions
Medical and Rehabilitation Care
you have a horse that has been injured and needs daily medical
or rehabilitation care, but for some reason you are unable to
do it? We can work with your veterinarian to provide round-the-clock
home care for your horse. Our services include wound dressing
and bandage changing, hand walking or turnout on flat, even ground,
administering medications and any other recommended veterinarian
home care. For more information on the rehab services we can provide,
please see our Horse
Medical and Rehabilitation Care page.
Ulcer Remedies we have successfully used
a stressed horse that you can't keep weight on? Ulcers may be
the problem. See our Ulcer Ulcer
for cost effective ideas on how to help your horse without breaking
Would you like to rent a nice covered arena for your horse-related
event? We have a 60' X 100' covered arena available for lessons,
groups, clinics or overnight stays. We are located in East Asheville,
just minutes from downtown, with easy access from Interstate 40
or Highway 240. Please see our Horse
Arena Rental page.
Training and Colt Starting
Willow Creek Horse Farm we provide colt starting, beginning ground
work and in-the-saddle training for your horse. Safety for both
horses and their owners is our number one priority. We begin by
working with your horse first, and then with with you and your
horse to make sure that the training progresses into a respectful
relationship. To read more about what we offer, please click here:
Horse Training and Colt Starting.
Riding Lessons and Clinics
offer one-on-one instruction, small group lessons and clinics
at our facility and at other locations nearby. We work with all
levels of riders in many varied disciplines, both English and
Western, including: hunter/jumper, classical dressage, cross country,
horse handling, ground work, western pleasure, trail riding, roping
and ranch roping with cattle. For more information please see
our Horse Riding Lessons
and Clinics page.
Horse Camps for young riders in June and July!
more information including how to
contact us about this fun summer program,
please see the following link:
Willow Creek Farm Summer Horse Camp
Horse and Paso Fino Breeding Stallions
Creek Horse Farm is also a breeding facility. We have several
stallions to choose from, all with top bloodlines, beautiful conformation,
color and intelligence. For more information on the stallions
standing at our facility, please see our Quarter
Horse and Paso Fino Breeding Stallions page.
Willow Creek Horse Farm we also have beautiful registered Quarter Horses for sale.
We breed for intelligence, willingness, correct conformation and good minds. We
have produced some of the best companion and working horses in our area. Please
see our Horse for Sale page for a sales
list along with photos of horses bred and raised at our farm.
replacement Wheels and Tires for Horse Carts, Pony and Mini Horse
learned the hard way about buying replacement tires and wheels
for our Easy Entry Training Cart. See our story with links to
purchase THE EXACT SAME heavy-duty cart wheels for over $100 less
than several online carriage companies!
Inexpensive Horse Cart and Pony or Mini Cart
Replacement Wheels and Tires.
you need your horse transported to a new facility or a vet appointment,
but you don't have access to a trailer? We've been safely hauling
horses for over 30 years, and can help you get your horse where
he or she needs to go. We can also provide transportation to the
University of Georgia and University of Tennessee for any medical
care or testing your horse may need. We serve the Asheville, NC
area including Buncombe, Madison, Haywood, Mcdowell, Yancy, Polk,
Rutherford, Henderson and Swain counties. To set up an appointment,
please see our Local Horse
and Land Maintenance
your pasture need maintenance, or do you need tractor or backhoe work done on
your land? Maybe you have just purchased land and you need help designing the
horse farm of your dreams? We can help to clear your land, design pasture layouts
and build fencing and run-in sheds. We serve the Western NC area including Buncombe,
Madison, Haywood, Mcdowell, Yancy, Polk, Rutherford, Henderson and Swain counties.
For information on what we can do for your property, or to set up a date for your
next project, please see our Pasture
and Land Maintenance page.
and Large Animal Burial Service
love animals, and totally understand how hard it can be when it is time to let
one go. We are here to help you with this process by providing caring burial services
for horses and other large animals. For more information on what we provide, please
see our Horse and Large Animal Burial Service
the Willow Creek Horse Farm staff
testimonials from our clients
Creek Horse Farm has been a working breeding and training facility for over 40
years. Our staff has decades of experience working with and providing excellent
care for horses. Please see our Staff
and Testimonials page for information on our backgrounds and the services
we provide for our clients.
Resources and Webrings
Willow Creek Horse Farm
feel free to contact us to answer any questions you may have, or
to make reservations for overnight or weekend stays, horse transportation,
training or colt starting, or any of our other horse-related services:
Contact Willow Creek
have a whole page devoted to horse resources including links to
local horse show websites, training methods, tack stores and other
information. If you have a horse-related website, please contact
us to exchange resources: Horse
Resources and Webrings.
Creek Horse Farm is located about 4 miles from downtown Asheville
in the Oakley subdivision, which is in East Asheville. We
are in the heart of the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina,
and our farm is just a short drive from the following local areas:
Biltmore Forest, Fairview, Montford, Beaver Lake, Fletcher, Grove
Park, Arden, Skyland, Haw Creek and Black Mountain. We are minutes
from many beautiful horse trails, and the Biltmore Estate is just
right up the road. Click the following link for a Map
and Directions to Willow Creek Horse Farm.