Via Nova’s homebase, Terra Nova Equestrian Center, is both an exceptional boarding facility and an international center for Positive Reinforcement Training for horses and riders. With a total of 40 stalls in two barns, well-designed turn-out facilities and a variety of indoor and outdoor options for multiple disciplines, we focus on our horses’ natural needs for movement and enrichment.  We practice VN PtP, please click here for information on facility training guidelines and etiquette.


47 Ranch Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87508

Main Barn and Indoor Arena

• 22m by 60m indoor arena
• Mirrors
• Lighting
• Sound system
• Viewing platform
• 20 stalls with outdoor runs
• Heated tack room
• Wash racks
• Grooming bays
• Laundry and tack cleaning facilities
• Heated rest rooms
• Lounge with full kitchen
• Wide aisles and excellent ventilation

North Barn

• 20 stalls with outdoor runs
• 2 stalls with extra large outdoor runs
• Tack room/storage in Main Barn

Outdoor Arenas

• 20m by 60m dressage arena
• 60m by 65m jumping arena
• ¾ acre paddock for training at liberty with positive reinforcement
• Lunging pen

Cross-Country Course and Trails

• 30 jumps on over 10 acres of trails
• Water jump, Bank and cross-country play area
• Pre-comp to Prelim level jumps
• Galloping track

Exercise and Daytime Turnout Facilities

• 15 turnout pens with water
• Hot walker

Track Paddocks!

• We’re very proud of our three 5-acre paddocks with V-mesh-and-pipe external fencing, internal perimeter tracks with feeding, resting and watering stations designed to encourage healthy and natural movement and foraging patterns. See Paddock Paradise: A Guide to Natural Horse Boarding for more information about the track paddock concept.

Find out more about Priority to Positive Boarding® at Terra Nova Training Center in Santa Fe, NM.