Shannon Allison


Shannon Allison

comes from a diverse background that brings a unique perspective to the Sage Creek Community.  Shannon, a proud United States Navy Veteran has bridged his rural Idaho Big Sky Cowboying and Reining into the Sage Creek Equestrian world of family, friends and community.

He is a popular clinician and horseman with over twenty five years of training experience and a seemingly infinite amount of humor and patience. He possesses an appreciable balance of casual communication and excellent horsemanship skills; this refreshing blend leads to satisfied clients and well-trained horses.

Shannon won the 2007 Idaho Horse Expo Round Pen Challenge.  In 2010 he rode away with the Impact of the Horse Championship in Heber City, Utah.  In 2012 he rode away with the Pro Idaho Mountain Trail Challenge in Wilder, ID and the NRHA Pro Rookie. In 2013 & 2014, he won the Mega Impact Championship in Heber City, UT. Adding to his professional arsenal, Shannon is also a certified Trail Trial Judge.




  • Horse Training (Colt Starting to Finishing horses)
  • General Horsemanship Clinics
  • Reining Clinics
  • Customized Clinics (focusing on your group’s particular interests)
  • Trail Challenge Preparation
  • Problem Horses who require remedial training
  • Horsemanship Lessons (private, semi-private and group)
  • Consultations
  • Competitive Shows (exhibiting clients’ horses)


Instilling excellent horsemanship and a great partnership between you and your horse


“I do not use complicated systems or gimmicks — there are no “secret tricks” to my teachings.  I break things down and make it easy to understand.  I am a working cowboy and I believe in offering my horsemanship skills at a reasonable price so that everyone can participate.”

Shannon Allison

“There is very little difference between the feel, timing and balance of heavy seas and horses ” -Shannon Allison 

” There are few things finer than being well connected with your horse “

– Shannon Allison