What is an all-weather riding arena?

2021-04-14T23:48:03+00:00

In an outdoor arena, a base made with a vertical drainage system allows you to keep riding in your horse arena even during and after very heavy rains. The base is placed on top of a layer of drain rock/gravel, then finished with the arena sand and sand additive. Learn more about our all-weather base products, [...]

What is an all-weather riding arena?2021-04-14T23:48:03+00:00

What type of arena base should I install?

2021-04-14T23:33:59+00:00

There are two types of arena base grid systems: vertical drainage and surface drainage. A draining base system is an investment that allows you to keep riding in your horse arena all-weather, and is therefore ideal for an outdoor arena. The base for an indoor riding arena is rather easy and straightforward to build, so either [...]

What type of arena base should I install?2021-04-14T23:33:59+00:00

What should be the depth of the arena sand?

2021-04-14T23:37:08+00:00

The depth of sand in a riding arena is dependent on the sand quality and the riding discipline. Typically, 3-4 inches of fine sand is used for dressage and jumping arenas with a geotextile sand additive. For plain sand arenas, 2-3 inches of fine sand is recommended. A consult with an experienced riding arena builder [...]

What should be the depth of the arena sand?2021-04-14T23:37:08+00:00