Sopris Therapeutic Riding Services

Who We Are

Our unique and professional team includes two Licensed Physical Therapists, EAGALA certified Mental Heath professionals, equine specialists, experienced riding instructors for all levels including PATH International certified instructors, well-trained therapy horses and enthusiastic volunteers!

Our Mission:

To Empower Children and Adults with Disabilities and Daily Challenges to Reach Their Full Potential through Equine Assisted Therapies.

What We Do

Sopris Therapy Services (STS) is a non-profit organization that provides Equine Assisted Therapy and Rehabilitation Programs for Children,Adults and Disabled Veterans with various disabilities. STS has touched the lives of patients and clients in the Roaring Fork Valley since 1994.  Our special programs include Hippotherapy, Therapeutic Riding, traditional Physical Therapy, Equine Assisted Mental Health Programs for individuals and Families, Summer Camps for children of all abilities, and Disabled Veterans Programs.




3275 County Road 100
Carbondale, CO 81623
STS is conveniently located within the former Aspen Equestrian Center, (now Aspen Valley Polo), is a spectacular equine boarding and training facility in Carbondale, Colorado. STS utilizes two indoor arenas (one with a functional wheelchair mounting ramp), an outdoor arena, riding trails, ADA handicapped accessible restrooms, and an observation/viewing room for parents and family members.