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We’re Excited to Announce Our New Website!

We are very proud to announce the launch of the new Northern Virginia Therapeutic Riding Program (NVTRP) website at Through this site, we aim to provide visitors with an easier way to learn about NVTRP’s services, volunteer opportunities, and ways to support the program. Current riders will find improved…

Second Annual Father’s Day Run

On Sunday, July 19th, The Northern Virginia Therapeutic Riding Program (NVTRP) held its 2nd annual Father’s Day Run at Lake Accotink in Springfield, VA. During this family-friendly event, hosted by Metro Run & Walk, runners and walkers of all ages had the opportunity to participate in a full 10k or…

NVTRP Hosts Open House

On Wednesday, July 6th, The Northern Virginia Therapeutic Riding Program (NVTRP) hosted an open house to showcase potential activities and therapies to be offered by the program. The more than 35 people in attendance were given the chance to participate in an Equine Assisted Learning session, as well as art…

Final Salute at NVTRP

On June 26th, The Northern Virginia Therapeutic Riding Program (NVTRP) partnered with Final Salute Inc. to host a day camp for local women veterans and their children. Organized by NVTRP and Final Salute Inc. volunteer Rachel Engler, the event was among the first equine-assisted programs of its kind in Northern…

Building Project Update

November 2015 To our friends- Many of you have been asking about the construction of our indoor riding arena. Planning for this desperately needed facility very much continues behind the scenes of our day-to-day operations. We continue working to secure final site plan approval from Fairfax County. The site plans…

Weather at NVTRP

Sunday 03/26 20%
High 58° / Low 51°
Monday 03/27 20%
High 77° / Low 55°
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Tuesday 03/28 60%
High 75° / Low 50°
Chance of a Thunderstorm

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