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Welcome to SunCatcher...

SunCatcher Therapeutic Riding Academy, Inc. is a non-profit organization (501(c)(3) charitable status) that provides a comprehensive equine therapy program for children, teens, and adults with disabilities and/or special needs, and disadvantaged children.

We currently provide the following services in the Black Hills area:

  • Regular therapy sessions during spring, summer and fall terms including the "Riding the Rainbow" Program
  • Special Olympics training and Black Hills and State Equestrian Competitions
  • Themed Pony Weeks
    • Spirit Pony
    • Circus Pony
    • Cow Pony
    • Renaissance Pony
    • Fantasy Pony
    • Arabian Knights
  • Parades and exhibits
  • SunCatcher Ride-a-Thon Trail Ride
  • Awards Gala
  • Pony Up Festival/SunCatcher Open House
  • Program & Events for the Tucker Days Special Needs Rodeo
  • Youth Enrichment Volunteer Program


Interested in participating?
Go to Application Forms.

Interested in volunteering?
Go to Application Forms


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It's time for the Annual Fundraiser by Participants!! If you haven't received your folder, contact the office.


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SunCatcher Therapeutic Riding Academy
P.O. Box 3975
Rapid City, South Dakota 57709
Phone: 605-673-2935
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