About Us

The Stables at Lake Saint Louis is a beautiful 40-stall facility located in the heart of Lake Saint Louis, Missouri.  Easily located minutes from Saint Charles and Chesterfield, Missouri between Interstates I-70 and I-64 off Lake Saint Louis Boulevard.

Our facility offers 12.5 x 12.5 feet stalls, oversized stalls 12.5 x 15 feet, and oversized stalls with private paddocks. Large indoor area that can accommodate Dressage and Jumping.  Two large outdoor arenas.  One Jumping and one Dressage.  Two Round pens next to each other.  Multiple grass pastures/ paddocks and dry lots available for daily turnouts.

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide a premier equine facility in the St Louis Metropolitan Area that offers superb horse care in a supportive equine friendly environment to enhance our rider’s relationship with their equine companion. We want our riders to be able to achieve their ultimate equine goals because our riders and horses can be stress-free, happy, and healthy here at The Stable at Lake St. Louis. 

Owner's Bio

Crystal O’Brien-Skordos is a certified adult Geriatric Nurse practitioner who has over 40 years of experience with horses including: breaking, training, retraining of racehorses, showing hunters throughout the Midwest in her 20’s and 30’s and later did some local dressage competitions as well as some natural horseman ship/attunement training. But over time, she has migrated towards Classical Dressage training with the elements of natural horsemanship/attunement training that have led to harmonious connections with her horses.  In addition, Crystal has 17 years of barefoot hoof trimming experience and has enjoyed the benefits.  She has participated in Equine Clinics and has experience teaching beginner and intermediate English riding

Michael Skordos is new to the horse world.  Michael is a retired teacher who spent 31 years in education teaching High School Special Education and coaching HS Varsity soccer.  He continues to coach locally at Boys Varsity Soccer Timberland High School.  He now manages and runs facilities at The Stables along with Crystal.