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Meet the staff


Owner / Instructor

Vivian Harbison has owned and operated Mingo Creek Farms since 1977.  Over the years she has competed in Dressage, Horse Trials, and Fox Hunted.   



To those of you who live in the area and show hunters Sue Stepusin is a familiar name. Sue, an accomplished rider, has several years of experience in teaching, training, riding and showing. Sue has prepared riders and horses for competition at recognized rated shows as well as local hunter shows. Her knowledge and patient teaching skills are reflected in her students' accomplishments. At this time, in addition to teaching Sue is breeding thoroughbred horses for racing. Horses are her lifetime profession.



Driving to Mingo Creek Farms

From I-79 Southbound

Take Canonsburg Exit 45 turn left off the exit ramp onto McClelland Rd. and follow to traffic light. Turn left onto Washington Rd./US RT. 19 North (you will see King's Restaurant), follow 1 mile. Turn right at traffic light onto Waterdam Rd. follow 2.3 miles. At stop sign (right turn has right of way) continue to your right, road changes name to Thomas Rd. continue 9/10 of a mile. At 'T' intersection (3 way stop) turn left on Venetia Rd., follow 3.2 miles. Turn right at the Country Store onto Sugar Run Rd. go across railroad tracks and small bridge (2/10 mile). Take the first left onto Mingo Church Road and follow 9/10 of a mile. At the 4-way intersection on top of the hill continue straight on Beagle Club. Farm is 8/10 of a mile down Beagle Club on the right.

From I-79 Northbound

Take Canonsburg Exit 45, turn right off exit ramp onto Weavertown Rd. Turn left at traffic light onto Washington Rd/US RT 19 North and follow to the intersection of McClelland and RT 19 (at King's Restaurant) and follow above directions.

From Rt 19 in McMurray, PA 15317

Turn on East McMurray Road follow past Peters Twp High School. At traffic light turn right onto Valleybrook Rd. Stop Sign turn right onto Bebout Rd. At 'T' intersection (end of Bebout) turn left onto Venetia Rd. Take the first right at the Country Store onto Sugar Run Rd. Cross the railroad tracks and little bridge and bear left onto Mingo Church Rd. Follow 9/10 of a mile to 4-way intersection & continue straight on Beagle Club Rd. Farm 8/10 mile down Beagle Club on the Right.


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