Equestrian Summer Camp
Introduction to all things horse related for kids that have little to no experience around horses. Hands on! Safety rules, haltering, saddling, grooming and handling lessons are combined with daily barn chores and riding at walk and trot, skills and confidence permitting. Participants will be assigned their own horse for the week. Friday morning performance will highlight learned skills. Please bring a water bottle and light snack each day. Jeans and closed toed leather boots/shoes are appropriate. If you have a rider with special needs or challenges, please contact supervisor prior to making reservation. Additional rules and/or policies apply. Limited to 8 participants. For questions about equestrian camps, call 417-833-3291.
BEGINNER NEW RIDER – never independently saddled/ridden, limited experience.AGE7-17 yrs.Session 1June 6-10Session 2July 11-15Session 3Aug. 1-5TIME8 a.m.-12 p.m.FEE$180
PROGRESSIVE BEGINNER Attended HorseShoe 1 and 2 or Beginner Summer Camp. Can lead, groom, saddle and mount with assistance/light instruction. Can start, stop and steer at walk, working on confidence in trot/jog.AGE7-17 yrs.SESSION 1June 13-17SESSION 2July 18-22TIME8 a.m.-12 p.m.FEE$180
BEGINNER/INTERMEDIATE COMBINED For any skill level ranging between beginner or intermediate.AGE7-17 yrs.SESSION 1Aug. 8-12SESSION 2Aug. 15-19TIME8 a.m.-12 p.m.FEE$180
INTERMEDIATE In regular lesson program, independent rider at walk, trot and working towards canter/lope. Must have instructor approval, call office to register.AGE7-17 yrs.SESSION 1June 20-24SESSION 2July 25-29TIME8 a.m.-12 p.m.FEE$180
ADVANCED In regular lesson program, cantering but needs more experience. Must have instructor approval, call office to register.AGE7-17 yrs.SESSION 1June 27-July 1TIME8 a.m.-12 p.m.FEE$180