Campers will participate in horse safety, grooming, tacking, riding multiple horses or ponies, mounted and unmounted games, bathing a horse, anatomy of the horse including painting the horse, scavenger hunts, swimming, and arts and crafts. In addition, campers will be exposed to the USHJA Horsemanship Manual Program.
All campers will learn improved grooming including leg and hoof care, mane pulling, clipping and braiding.
Additional skills to be taught: Basic survival skills in the outdoors with emphasis on hydration for horse and camper, packing and unpacking for horse shows including feed preparation and safe packing of hay nets, preparation of ready rooms, proper eye and ear care of your horse, care of the tack, basic first aid for horse and rider.
Campers will swim daily, so bring a swimsuit and towel. Also bring one change of clothes and rain wear including rubber boots in case of inclement weather. Thanksgiving campers will need coats, hats, scarfs and gloves instead of swim suits.
Sun screen and insect repellent will be provided, but send special brands if your child has allergies, etc. Please label all medication with camper's name and instructions. Please send a sack lunch with your camper, water will be provided.
All campers must alert counselors when they leave for the day.
Early drop off and late pick ups are allowed. Single day campers are also welcomed.
Camp Hours: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm each day
|Summer Camps||$500 ($100/day)|
|Spring Break Camps||$300|
|Mini-Camp or 1-Day Camp||$100|
$50 non-refundable deposit to hold spot
Discounted Fee for payment received 1 month prior to camp: $25 off
|* Long pants, jeans or riding breeches
* Paddock or low heel boots
* Riding helmet (may be provided)
* Bathing suit, towel and flip flops or sandals
* Change of clothes (non-riding)
* Sack lunch (drinks will be provided)
|* Rainwear and rainboots
* Coat, hat, scarf, gloves (Thanksgiving camp)
* Release form, for new campers
* Any medication (labeled with child's name)
* Copies of insurance card
* List of allergies and treatment, if applicable