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Mike Bridges

Mike Bridges

Mike Bridges is an internationally known clinician and bridle horseman in the California Vaquero Style with more than fifty years of making his living on the back of a horse.

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  1. Front Cover
    $75.00
    This hard bound, coffee table style book, with its full color dust jacket and gold foil lettering on the cover, is as beautiful as it is useful. Its 185 pages are chock full of photos and content, well organized and highly detailed. In his eloquent introduction to the book, Ernie Morris writes, "Mike has done an outstanding job in putting all of this down for others to learn and enjoy. He has made a great contribution to the horse world. This book should be in every horseman's library." Learn More
  2. Understanding a Hackamore
    $95.00
    Mike's vast experience using the hackamore in the California Vaquero style is clearly evident in this two DVD set. From a brief history of the hackamore and its importance to the vaquero style of training, to details of the equipment and matching size of the bosal to size and weight of the mecate (hair rope reins) these videos are chock full of valuable information. Learn More
  3. Bridle Course – California Style of Bridling
    $95.00
    The true California Style Vaquero Bridle horse is a thing of beauty - a living, functional art form. In this two volume set Mike shares his knowledge learned from studying the masters, and from his own experience, gained from more than 170,000 miles ridden. Throughout his life he has... Learn More
  4. Seeking Refinement
    $55.00
    Refinement in movement is the ultimate goal of the horseman. If you are looking for instruction on how to help your horse produce that movement, with the ultimate goal of higher performance, this video is for you. Mike's explanations and demonstrations on... Learn More

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