The original business began in 1973 in St. Michaels and then in 1978, Country Comfort Farm was built by Nancy Dawn Ashway and her family and is now operated by Nancy. Country Comfort Farm is located near historic St. Michaels, Maryland. The  farm offers lessons, boarding, training, trail rides, judging, shows and sales.

Ms. Ashway began riding when she was 10 years old, and continued her education with trainers including, Sally Dohner, Vince Dugan, Jack Stedding, Bobbie Stedding, to name a few. She has been a Hunt Seat Instructor since 1974, and began judging in 1983 and is a USEF “R” National Judge for the following divisions:

Hunter Breeding R
Jumping Seat Equitation R
Hunter R

Jumper r

Non-USEF Certification:
IEA Judge
IHSA Judge
NCEA English Judge