the farm

Springdale Farm is set on over 60 acres in Columbia County, Pennsylvania. With picturesque pastures and 6 natural spring-fed ponds, it is an ideal setting for riders and horses alike. The facility includes 15 wooden stalls with sawdust footing, grooming and bathing stalls, rubber-matted aisles, access to miles of trails and pastures to ride on, and a 60 x 40 meters (180 x 120 ft) arena.

The people

Annie Galanda

Owner & Instructor


Annie is a Delaware Valley College graduate with a degree in Equine Science and a Instructors Certification in Centered Riding. She has worked in both private and professional environments as instructor, exercise rider for Show Jumpers, and Polo Players.

Greg Galanda

Owner & Grounds Manager


Greg has managed and built equine arenas and rings throughout the United States over the past 20 years. He supports horse care and training activities around the barn.  

Sarah Walzer

Exercise Rider

As a lifelong lover of horses, Sarah has pursued broadening her knowledge of horsemanship in California, New York and Pennsylvania.  She has been working and training at Springdale Farm for the past 4 years.

Olivia Kile

Barn Assistant, Exercise Rider

Olivia started showing in the Hunters when she was 6 years old.  She is currently majoring in Equine Science at Delaware Valley University.  She strongly believes that every horse can teach you something.