Horse Camp for Troops: Intermediate
|Begin: 7/18/14 at 7:00 PM
End: 7/20/14 at 10:00 AM
Location: Camp Northwoods
Grade Range: 5–12
Prerequisites: Horse Tails, Introductory Horse Camp for Troops or other similar riding experiences
|Cost: $110 Girl; $60 Adult|
Registration Closes: 11:59 PM ET on July 03, 2014
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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
The bus to Camp Northwoods arrives at the listed start time, and it leaves camp at the end-time. Review the Bus to Camp Northwoods information to learn when you should arrive at your stop.
If you are driving your girl to camp, check-in begins thirty minutes before the listed start time, and lasts for one hour. Arrive up to thirty minutes before the listed end time for check-out, which lasts one hour.
Find directions, forms, and everything you need to know about your camper’s stay in our Camp Northwoods Guide: