Filed under Art of saddlery

Location

Location

Las Cruces, New Mexico is located in the magnificent region of Dona Ana County between the Organ Mountains and the Rio Grande. Money Magazine lists Las Cruces as the top area in which to retire. The area overflows with the rich history of the West. Historic ranches, petroglyphs, ancient ruins, forts and famous trails such … Continue reading

Victor Hermanson Custom Saddles

Victor Hermanson Custom Saddles

If you’re looking for a custom saddle that speaks of workmanship, quality and custom fit for both you and your horse, then you should consider a custom saddle by Victor Hermanson. With thirty years of experience, Victor has been making saddles the old way. No short cuts, Victor is one of the few who still … Continue reading

A good fitting saddle

A good fitting saddle

A saddle is only as good as the tree under it. And without a top quality tree, life for the horse and rider will be nothing but a series of sore backs and aching muscles….kind of like when your boots don’t fit quite right. Horses that have been ridden with badly fitting saddles have had … Continue reading

The Art of Saddlemaking

The Art of Saddlemaking

Not all saddles are created equal and neither are saddle schools. While there have been improvements and changes in the design of the modern day saddle, there is still something to be said about building them the old fashioned way, no short cuts, no skimping on leather or hardware and fine craftsmanship. At Sierra Saddlery … Continue reading