Riverwood Therapeutic Riding Center provides quality, professional equine assisted activities for both children and adults with special needs. Equine assisted activities help to improve muscle tone, balance, posture, coordination and motor development as well as emotional well being.

Riverwood Therapeutic Riding Center is located among 53 acres in Tobaccoville, NC and serves Forsyth, Yadkin, Stokes, Surry and Davie Counties.
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Our Biannual Newsletter - The Riverwood Rider
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2014 Program Calendar
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Share the Ride Pendant
Give the gift that gives back. Riverwood proudly offers this custom-made Share the Ride pendant. Sterling silver and crafted locally by Deva Fine Jewelry, the necklace comes in a special gift bag and proceeds will benefit Riverwood. Please click here to order or purchase yours at the Riverwood office.
Volunteer Orientation
Volunteer Orientation includes learning about the Riverwood mission, a tour of the farm, roles of Leaders, Advanced Leaders and Sidewalkers, as well as barn rules and safety procedures. See the Volunteer Page for details ... Read More
WHEN: January 10, 2015
Cost: Free
Time: 9:00am-12:30pm
December, 2014
What do you get when you combine ten excited elementary kids, a handful of committed teachers, a dedicated group of volunteers, seven patient horses and lots of silly chickens? The end result is a fantastic month of learning, relationship development, self confidence, empathy and hundreds of smiles. ... Read More
August, 2014
The mobile outreach trailer is here! After years of dreaming about reaching clients who cannot get to the farm, it is finally a reality. Thanks to the support of major sponsors Timothy Welborn and Modern Toyota of Boone as well as Hanes Brands, Macys, Goodwill Industries, Sharpe Images and SME, Riv ... Read More
July, 2014
The final week in July, Riverwood lost one of its long time herd members, King. In his prime, King was a true black quarter horse with a wise demeanor and a sure-footed steadiness. During his many years at Riverwood, he was a therapeutic riding horse and, after retiring from riding, became a wonderf ... Read More
Riverwood Thanks Our Major Sponsors
A Special Thank You to Our Premier and Grand Champion Sponsors!

Premier Sponsors:
Modern Automotive    Welborn  

Champion Sponsors:
Greystone Veterinary Service   Macy's    SharperImage   
Goodwill   HanesBrands    Wrangler    Salem Kitchen