Equestrian Programs

Equestrian Programs

Summer Campers, ages 8 and up, may register for Horsemanship Lessons, 1/2 Day Horse Lovers Camp or Full Day Horse Lovers Camp for an additional fee.  Campers learn how to ride English or Western, how to tack up their horse, how to groom their horse and more!  Campers have the opportunity to show what they know on the first day so that our instructors can provide the best instruction possible for your camper.

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Horsemanship Lessons (available to day camp and overnight camp)

This is an add on program of one hour a day, during morning coaching periods to experience life at the Ranch.  Day 1 consists of a welcome to the barn, learn how to groom and tack up. Day 2 & 3 offer instructional classes in the arena. Day 4 is Trail Ride Day. On Day 5, your camper will be playing games in the arena using the basic riding skills learned.*

Horse Lovers

Overnight Horse Lovers: Your camper will spend their days at the equestrian center learning everything “horse” and their nights with their cabin mates and friends!  Our focus is having fun while staying safe and learning how to care for our herd of horses.  Full day horse lovers will participate in all aspects of horse care in addition to two riding periods per day.*

Half Day participants will spend their morning at the barn and return to their cabin groups at lunch.  They will participate in all aspects of horse care and have one riding period per day.*

All campers will go for an afternoon swim, followed by snack.

Day Camp Horse Lovers: Full and half day programs available

Open to campers ages 8 and up.

Your day camper will spend their days at the equestrian center learning everything “horse”.  Our focus is having fun while staying safe and learning how to care for our herd of horses.  Full day horse lovers will participate in all aspects of horse care in addition to two riding periods per day(weather dependent).  Full day campers will go to open swim each afternoon.*

Half day participants will spend their morning at the barn and return to their groups at lunch.  They will participate in all aspects of horse care and hove one riding period per day.*

*All riding is weather dependent.

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Safety

Campers participating in any Equestrian program are required to wear long pants and shoes or boots with a 1/2-1″ heel.  Camp provides safety helmets but campers may bring their own riding helmet if they prefer. Campers’ helmets will be inspected by the Equestrian Director to be sure they meet safety requirements.