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2015-02-14 New pool header!
We have installed a secondary pool heater, to supplement the wood heat. The pool is now much warmer and ready for your event!

2014-08-18 Follow us on Twitter!
You can now follow us (and your favourite horse friends!) on Twitter!

2014-03-28 Forest Lakes Country Club
Exciting progress being made at Forest Lakes Country Club. The Club House is coming along quickly and the Chronical Herald article quotes Dave Kerr as saying they hope to having something playablke in 2015.

2012-01-29 March break public swims
We'll be having public swims swims from 1pm-4pm March 12th through 16th. Please note there will be no swimming lessons on Monday March 12th, or Saturday 17th March.

2010-03-10 March break public swims
We'll be having public swims March 15th through 19th for $5 person, or $20 per family.

2009-05-26 New swimming lesson and riding day camp package!
This summer we are offering a new package which includes Red Cross swimming lessons and our popular riding day camps. Students who book and pay for 8 day camps during their swimming lessons will have the bonus of having the friday day camps for free. Please contact us for more details!

2008-06-10 Ron retires
Ron has left Boulderwood Stables and has joined Vandy Bay Two at their retirement home.

2008-01-28 March Break open swim times
Over March break (March 10th through 15th) we will have open swims from 1pm to 4pm.

2007-10-13 Guy Fawkes bonfire night
On Friday, November 2nd, we will be holding a Guy Fawkes party. We'll be having a bonfire, having some hot apple cider, pot-luck deserts and maybe a free swim afterwards. (Rain date will be Nov 3rd).

2007-09-10 Day Camp tax emption
On August 30th Ann and James Wootton went to Tax Court to defend NOT charging tax on Boulderwood's day camp that were considered 'day care'. On the 13th of September the court ruling in favour of Ann and James Wootton, and that the full day camps, where the parents were not present, constituted 'day care'. 'Day care' is tax exempt and as a result Boulderwood Stables will no longer have to charge tax on full day programs for school age children. PDF version

2007-09-10 New Brochure.
Check out the new downloadable Boulderwood Stables brochure!

2007-09-01 Guide Camp Brochure.
Guiders check out the new brochure!

2007-08-17 'Baxter' arrives!
Baxter arrived on the 17th. You can see pictures of him in the recent photos section.

2007-06-01 Summer 2007 swim lesson schedule announced.
Please check the Swimming Lessons page for registration dates and times.

2007-03-11 Spring 2007 swim lesson schedule announced.
Please check the Swimming Lessons page for registration dates and times.

2006-12-04 Winter Riding at Boulderwood.
The snow is here and the woods are perfect for a Winter Trail Ride. After your ride you can enjoy our indoor hot tub and heated pool. Also, new this year, we have a Van Houtte coffee and hot choclate machine - it's very good!

2006-12-04 Public Swims
Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 7pm to 8:30pm, a life guard will be on duty for public swims.

2006-09-01 "Ambulance Girl" is released to DVD
In the spring of 2005 the made-for-tv movie "Ambulance Girl" filmed at Boulderwood Stables. See the IMDb listing. I haven't seen the movie for sale locally, but it is available on For those of you watching you'll spot our barn and riding arenas, as well as few horsie cameos.

2006-07-02 'Star' arrives!
Star arrived on the 2nd. You can see pictures of her in her profile in the horses section.

2006-06-13 Swimming Lessons
We are excited to announce that the we will be teaching the Red Cross swimming lessons in our new pool. Click here to read more.

2006-04-22 'Eddy Says' arrives!
Eddy Said arrived on the 22nd. You can see pictures of him in the recent pictures, or at his profile in the horses section.

2006-03-12 Grand opening of the new pool building
There will be an open house from 1pm to 4pm on the 12th of March, in the new pool building. The Hants County SPCA will be onsite doing pony rides, face painting, colouring, information sessions, and a BBQ. After the introductory talks the pool will be open. All proceeds to the Hants County SPCA, everyone welcome!

2006-02-02 Indoor Pool construction almost complete!
The construction of the indoor pool and spa facility is almost complete. Come on out and see the progress.

2005 Top 10 Destinations along the Evangeline Trail
Canadian Geographic has rated us as one of the top ten places to visit on the Evangeline Trail.
"Boulderwood Stables For horse lovers of any experience level, the Boulder Wood Stables offers an indoor arena and guided trail rides year round. " -Canadian Geographic

2005-11-04 Guy Fawkes Party
All friends of Boulderwood Stables welcome! At 7:00pm we will be having our annual Guy Fawkes party. The bonfire will be lit promptly shortly after Guy's cerimonial march. There will be a large bonfire, fireworks and potluck deserts. This is an outdoors event!

2005-04-07 "Ambulance Girl" filming finishes at Boulderwood.
For the past three days there has been a film crew at Boulderwood shooting a movie. It's been pretty interesting to watch the filming of a movie. Keep your eyes open for "Ambulance Girl" as you might just spot places you recognize.

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