Horse Training and Riding Lessons from Silver Shadow Training in Paso Robles, CA.

We accept students and horses of all ages and experience levels! Whether your sights are set on the show ring, or you just enjoy the casual company of horses, we have a program for you! With attention to safety and proper horsemanship, you will be sure to have a great equine experience!

Our Location

Located on the beautiful Central Coast of California, we serve all of San Luis Obispo County.

Paso Robles
San Miguel
San Luis Obispo 

Los Osos
Morro Bay
Arroyo Grande 

You are welcome to come to our lovely facility just minutes from the fairgrounds in Paso Robles, or I can conveniently travel to you & your facility.

What’s New

Nikki has been selected as 1 of 15 trainers selected to compete in the 2014 Ultimate X Showdown, a 100 Day Trainer Challenge/Barrel Race for Off the Track Thoroughbreds (OTTBs). She’s found a great partner in a bay OTTB newly named Casanova and as a team, they’ll train for 100 days and compete for the title in September.

Find out more on the official competition page.

Find Casanova on Facebook at to keep up with the latest pictures.

Recent Publications

Sept. 2011 Feature

June 2012 Feature

Equine Enthusiast Magazine
“OTTB Limelight”

Unbridled TV

Unbridled TV | HRTV
Episode 1, 2013