La Riata Ranch - Kip & Missy Fladland



Kip and Missy Fladland have a very busy and full schedule. They give private clinics, have a full load of client horses in full time training at home, in addition to personally attending a variety of horse shows and clinics. If you're interested in placing a horse in training or setting up a clinic with Kip or Missy please contact them via e-mail or phone 712.778.5295 for availability.


Kip has spent the last 27 years of his life working with and riding horses.


2015 Clinic Dates
Date Location Type Sponsors Reservations

January 17

Elkhorn, NE GW-H1 Jessica Cordes 720-708-8043 /  

February 14

Elkhorn, NE GW-H1 Jessica Cordes 720-708-8043 /  
February 21 Des Monies, IA GW-H1 Carrie Spain 515-473-9112 /
March 6-8 Fort Worth, TX   A Legacy of Legends
March 14 Elkhorn, NE GW-H1 Jessica Cordes 720-708-8043 /  
April 4 Griswold, IA GW-H1 La Riata Ranch 406-223-2691
May 1-3 Wisconsin Dells, WI GW-H1 Wayne Baesemann 608-697-6387

May 14-16 

Dime Box, TX   Steve Carlson  979-229-8155
June 5-7 Brentwood, NH GW-H2 Starlit Hollow Farms 603-642-5418
June 13  Griswold, IA GW-H1  La Riata Ranch 406-223-2691
June 26-28 Shakopee, MN H1-CW Jan Ryan 612-414-3118
July 10-12 Whitehall, MT C-H1 Chad Hoover 406-490-6864 /
July 18 Griswold, IA GW-H1 La Riata Ranch 406-223-2691
August 7-9 Pittsfield, IL H1-CW Trent Hayden 217-653-3424

August 14-16 

Caledonia, MN H1-CW  Jim Bromeland 507-896-2188 /
August 22 Griswold, IA  GW-H1 La Riata Ranch 406-223-2691
September 11-14 Elkhorn, NE FH-H1 Buck Brannaman Clinic 406-223-2691
September 26  Griswold, IA RR La Riata Ranch 406-223-2691
October 10 Griswold, IA GW-H1 La Riata Ranch  406-223-2691
October 23-25 Santa Ynez, CA   Brannaman Pro-Am
Ranch Ropin


  • GW= Ground work: Focus on ground work including; teaching people how to be accurate with their horse while working with them on the ground to obtain the respect of their horse. This class takes this a step further with showing participants how the ground work directly relates to riding their horse.

  • C = Colt Starting: For either genuine colts, not yet rode, or restarting problem horses with little experience.

  • H1= Horsemanship 1: Focus on horsemanship including; holding a soft feel, transitions with and with out a soft feel, lower level lateral work, simple transitions.

  • H2= Horsemanship 2: Focus on advanced horsemanship including; perfecting soft feel (in a snaffle, hackamore, or two rein), continuing lateral work, flying changes, along with cattle work including; cutting, and ranch roping.

  • RR= Ranch Roping: Focus on the traditional Vaquero style of roping and horsemanship. This class includes roping and working with cattle as well as continuing to better ones horsemanship skills while working cattle.

  • CW= Cow Working: Learn how to work cattle applying practical ranch scenarios; including cutting, sorting, and driving the cattle.

Harmony Through Horsemanship
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