About Us – Rio Vista Farm Austin | Texas Hunter/Jumper Stable

  • Rio Vista Farm, located on the banks of the Colorado River, opened to the public in 1995. The facility quickly became the premier Hunter/Jumper stable of Austin, offering top quality care and professional training for both horse and rider
  • 3 miles from Austin Airport, within 15 minutes from downtown Austin and the University of Texas, and 12 miles from Westlake Hills
  • Dotted with Pecan trees, fresh growing coastal hay, and a private lake, our 500+ acre facility offers plenty of room to roam
  • 52 total stalls, 10 individual live-in paddocks, pasture boarding, 10 grassy turn-out paddocks (with sprinkler systems)
  • Large covered arena - 100′ x 250′, 2 large riding arenas (with lights and sprinkler systems) and open pasture riding space make up Austin’s “Horse Heaven”
  • Lessons available for riders beginning at age 7 - on one of our lesson horses or your own horse
  • Owners and Trainers Susan and Bill McMorris have helped many riders achieve their goals, from improving their skills to winning multiple year end high point awards in all divisions
  • Rio Vista does more than just attend shows. We help build the local horse show community by hosting 6 shows a year at the stables. We compete in shows at the local circuit level (Central Texas Hunter/Jumper Association), and across Texas and the US at the “A” show level (THJA and USEF). We have competed in Louisiana , Mississippi and Colorado, Kentucky and California, with many Rio Vista riders appearing at the top of the state and national yearly standings
  • For the convenience of our boarders, we offer a fully stocked on site English Tackshop
  • Rio Vista Farm and Susan and Bill hope to infect riders with their love of the sport and the horse by offering the best in training, instruction and care to riders and horses/ponies of all levels