In other news, we did no riding in the arena today, just up and down and around and back and forth in the lanes between the fields. We're practicing just going in straight lines. :) It's easy in the lane between the farm and the neighbor's property because it's only wide enough for two horses abreast, maybe three if they're cozy. The main lane between the pastures, though, is big enough for a whole herd and it takes more work to keep him moving straight and not drifting from one side to the other. Still, it was nice to just do something outside of the ring.
The big lane: