Monday, February 24, 2020

Stalls Available for Spring!

Reminder: Stalls Available for Boarders at Southwind!

We hope that everyone had a wonderful weekend and enjoyed it with friends and family. We wanted to take a quick minute to remind you that there are still a few stall board openings at Southwind for spring! Now is the time to get your stall before spring season starts so you and your horse(s) can settle in and enjoy the many amenities Southwind has to offer!

Our experienced staff live on the property and help maintain a routine that keeps our horses of all ages happy and healthy.  Not only do we have the facilities you need to train your competition horse, there are also trails for conditioning and pleasure.  All types of riding are welcome, as are your own farrier and veterinarian.  We have always emphasized a relaxed atmosphere that is essential to every horse’s well-being regardless of discipline.  Our location in Damascus, Montgomery County, MD provides easy access to I-270 and I-70.

Be sure to check us out and contact owner Sheri Thornley today to set up your appointment to see the farm and learn more today!

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Save the Date: 4/19 PVDA Schooling Show at Southwind!

Spring is right around the corner and for our dressage boarders the Potomac Valley Dressage Association (PVDA) show circuit is only a few weeks away. This year Southwind Farm will again host a PVDA schooling show, on Sunday April 19th. For more information you can contact the show manager, Carolyn Del Grosso at or visit: to see the full list of competitions.

To learn more about why Southwind Farm is the place to be this spring visit:!

Sunday, February 9, 2020

Reasons to LOVE Southwind Farm!

Southwind Farm is not just any boarding facility. We have a few things that we can say truly makes us unique and reasons why our boarders love being here!
  • We LOVE horses of all shapes and sizes and welcome them into the herd! We have NO breed or age restrictions on our boarded horses.
  • We LOVE to encourage learning from all types professionals! We have no training or lesson requirement, and our boarders have access to over eight different trainers who regularly come to the farm. OR you can bring your own trainer in for weekly/monthly lessons.
  • We LOVE our boarders to have peace of mind by allowing their own vet and farrier at the farm! 
  • Our owner and manager Sheri Thornley LOVES to live on site so our boarders know someone is always there. 
  • We LOVE riders of ALL disciplines! The more the merrier!
  • We LOVE our unique group of boarders! We have all the amenities of a bigger barn but a close family feeling and camaraderie among our boarders.
  • We LOVE being located in northern Montgomery County and just minutes from three other big counties: Frederick, Howard and Carroll!
    What else is there to LOVE about Southwind?? Plenty! 
    Come take a look and see for yourself! Contact Sheri today or visit, 

    Sunday, February 2, 2020

    Upcoming Events close to Southwind Farm!

    Did you know one of the greatest perks about Southwind is our location? The farm is nestled in the heart of Damascus, Maryland in Montgomery County minutes off of I-270, but is also conveniently close to other counties as well! Five minutes up the road and you are in Carroll County with access to I-70. Drive 15 minutes and you can be in Frederick County and 25 minutes puts you in Howard County which makes Southwind perfect for boarders located in any of those areas!

    Southwind is also close to many local events of all disciplines! So if you board here and enjoy taking your horse out there are a variety of event options to choose from (including miles of trail riding!). If you are curious about some of the upcoming events close to the farm visit our friends at The Equiery here:

    If you want to come take a look at Southwind and see why we have boarders that commute from all over the DC & Baltimore metro areas, email Sheri today at: or visit:!