618-521-2545 lecheval2002@aol.com






Front view of the barn







Outdoor Arena






Jill and Mark O’Donoghue
Facility Owners







Main Aisle Way






The O’Donoghue Family






Indoor Arena

Le Cheval de Boskydell is a horse boarding facility located just outside of Carbondale, Illinois that offers lessons, clinics, and shows throughout the year.

Owned and run by Mark and Jill O’Donoghue, this farm has been a staple of the Southern Illinois riding community for over thirty years.  With extensive experience in English riding and competing in 3-Day Eventing, the O’Donoghue’s offer lessons, training, and coaching as well as provide boarding services.

Mark, Meghan, Jill, and Kelty O'Donoghue before the Dressage at Rolex 2013

Mark, Meghan, Jill, and Kelty O’Donoghue at Rolex

Also home to the Southern Illinois Equestrian Team, Boskydell Pony Club, and the largest group of Event riders in the Southern Part of Illinois, this facility is a great place for riders of all ages and riding levels.