Ghost Saddles Canada

About Ghost Saddles

For thousands of years, people rode bareback or used lambskin or wool blankets. Treed saddles weren't common until the middle ages, when horses went to battle with knights held tight in saddles with high fronts and rears. Early nomads rode for days on their treeless saddles, 2 cushions on both sides of the spine, held together with leather straps and covered by decorative saddle covers.

The Ghost Saddle is a modern version of these ancient saddles. It has been completely redesigned by a team of leading Treeless Saddle experts. It is an extremely versatile saddle which fits a variety of horses. The Ghost saddle is very stable even on the most difficult to fit horses.  Sympanova panels create airflow and breath-ability, offering very good spinal clearance and weight distribution. Panels have special foam inserts, which can be modified with additional shims, and fitted for the individual horse. 

Why Choose Ghost Saddles?

The saddle has a flexible carbon pommel which will fit even the widest of horses and the special V girthing system is also adjustable in its position on the horse. This allows for a wide range horse shapes to keep the girth in the most stable position. The overall structure of the saddle is self adjusting to each horse and therefore suits many different shapes/sizes/breed of horse, which is great if you have more than one horse to ride!

The saddle can be used with either traditional English style leathers or fenders that slip onto a 2.5cm leather. Two positions are available - the center 2 rings in the
Ghost base pictured here

The side plates are layers of carbon fiber and a kevlar-like material for incredible strength yet flexibility.

Ghost Saddle Features


•The Ghost has more "twist” to the seat than other treeless saddles which means less stress on the hips.
•It has a very close contact feel.
•The supportive seat allows you to sit in the correct shoulder-hip-heel position without force.
•Stirrup and girth rigging are built into the side plates of the base, not hung over the spine.
•The panels can be adjusted and also filled with different or extra material.
•Thigh rolls in either a GP or dressage angle offer support and rider security without getting in the way.
•The girth straps are adjustable in position and make the saddle very stable.
•It is light weight (4 – 4.5 kilos, 9-10 pounds)
•There are no hard parts, the saddle is flexible to adapt to the shape of the horse throughout the stride.
•Two stirrup positions to support either a GP or dressage riding style.
•Manufactured in Europe (Italy) from environmentally friendly leather, no child labor involved.
•The seats are interchangeable to any style you like as long as it is the same size base.
•A choice of materials including Nubuck, Oiled Nubuck, leather, wool, sheepskin and two synthetic materials are available
•Available in three sizes, Standard (adult ~18"), Piccolo (small adult ~17") and Bambini (child ~16")
•Very well priced for quality, workmanship and design.

Base Construction

The base - the core of your GHOST saddle - is made from layers of strong and flexible material.

• Micropell (synthetic leather)
• Montecchio (fabric from Nylon and Polyurethane)
• Carbon (reinforcements around the stirrup- and rigging)
• Biothane Granite (belting)
• Steel (2mm inside the arch)
• Stainless steel for rings and studs


Comfort for your Horse

No saddle can claim to fit every horse. Our saddles come close with options to fit your horse like a glove.

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Created for You

Many different seat styles to choose from! Plus the ability to tweak your seat with accessories for individual comfort.

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Customization Options Galore!

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Get your Ghost today!

Live in PEI, NB, NS or NL?  Phone Marina at 902-327-3451 or email her at marinawrightapproach@gmail.com
Live in QC, ON, MB, SK, AB, BC, or YK. Phone Pendle at 613-539-9730 or email her at pendle@storm.ca