Cone Weaving Pattern

This is a nice cone weaving progression pattern.

cones

Steering progression:

  1. Introduce/Review direct rein steering. Teach how  to adjust rein pressure depending on how tight a turn you need.
  2. Practice: weave just the wide cones, at the walk, working on direct rein steering
  3. Weave the wide cone and the narrow cones
  4. Weave the wide, narrow, and zig-zag cones (Note: zig-zag cones add the challenge of turn then straight, turn then straight…)

For an additional challenge add:

  • add leg use for bending
  • steering in 2 point
  • steering at the trot

Have fun!

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Note: This is not professional advice, this is a blog. I am not liable for what you do with or how you use this information. The activities explained in this blog may not be fit for every rider, riding instructor, or riding center depending on their current condition and resources. Use your best personal judgement!

One thought on “Cone Weaving Pattern

  1. Great idea…. always on the lookout for simple ways to make lessons more interesting, and you have the best ideas. 🙂

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