Welcome to Thurston County's Premier Horse Boarding and Event Center!
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Welcome to Flying M Stables

About Us

Thurston County's Premier Horse Boarding and Events Center

Flying M Stables was built in the early 90's by Roger Musgrove as a playground for the Thurston County Posse and soon grew into a place for the entire equestrian community to come together.  Purchased in September of 2018 by Sarah and Stratford Mills along with her parents, Doug and Cathy Swanberg, we are working to return this facility to its former glory as an equine community favorite.  Home to one of the largest covered arenas in Thurston county, we play host to a wide range of equestrian events from Cattle events to Drill team practices to gaming and performance shows as well as mountain trail course play days.  Whether you're looking for that unique home to board your equine or looking to get out and participate in some fun events such as gaming we're what you're looking for.  We also rent our arena for private events so please contact us if you are looking for space for your event!

Up-Coming Events

Back to Basics - Drill Clinic with clinician Troy Valentine - Friday nights from 7-9pm Sept. 24th through Oct. 29th

November  6th - Show #2 - Falling into Winter gaming series - 9:00am

November 12th -14th --- Top Dog Agility Club Trials (Arena Closed to haul-ins throughout the weekend)

*** 3 Man Sorting Practice 2021/2022 season -  COWS RETURN November 20th 2021!  We have partnered with Tracking Y Ranch and JK Livestock to bring beef cattle back to Flying M for Sorting practice.  We will also be offering one or two intro to cattle orientations this year for beginners. Check Facebook or our events page for more information as it becomes available. ***