Horse Camp for Troops: Intermediate
Date: Friday 25 July 2014–Sunday 27 July 2014
Time: 7:00 pm – 10:00 am
Location: Camp Elk River
Registration Closes: 11:59 PM ET on July 10, 2014
Troops with prior riding experience that want to increase their comfort and skill level with horses will enjoy this intermediate program. Girls will practice saddling, bridling, and hitching horses. They’ll learn proper techniques for mounting/dismounting and how to turn and stop a horse on command from a walk or a trot. They’ll learn more about horse anatomy, equipment, and grooming and take in the scenery on a trail ride through camp. Each girl receives four hours of horse time, including two hours on a horse. Adults must attend, but do not ride.
Camp Details + Important Information
Check-in begins at the listed start time, and lasts for one hour. Arrive within one hour of the listed end time for check-out.
Find directions, forms, and everything you need to know about your camper’s stay in our Camp Elk River Guide:
Grade Notes: 4–12
Cost: $110 Girl; $60 Adult
Prerequisites: Horse Tails, Introductory Horse Camp for Troops or other similar riding experiencesAdd to my iCalendar