2018 Camp Dates and Cost
Day Camp: 8:30-1:30
Building Harmony with Horses, 1 week horse summer camp
June 25th – June 29th – $350
Camp is for all who want to know more about horses whethor they are novices or advanced equestrians. (Ages 11-14)
Description: This one week camp will give youhts from 11-14 an opportunity to understand horses, who they are, and how they communicate. Participants will learn some of the most effective ways to work with horses. Students will learn behaviors so they will be seen as the heard leader, learn techniques to help horses relax, and give horses confidence. All work will be done from the ground (not mounted).
This camp is appropriate for beginners to advanced equestrians, for skilled riders as well as novices who want to have a deeper understanding of horses, develop communication skills with equine friends, and have a closer, deeper relationship with horses.
Some of the areas that will be addressed:
- effective leading
- cooperative catching
- round pen work
- body work
This will be a small camp limited to six individuals. Camp will be run by two experienced horse women, camp savvy, skillful equestrians, and one “horse whisperer”.
Participants will have the opportunity to continue their endeavors by working with horses in the volunteer setting of Well Trained Horses, a horse rescue, located at Icssoma Farm.
Camp cost will be $350, $125 deposit will hold paticipant space until full payment is recieved on or before the 1st day of camp. For a more detailed refund/cancellation policy, please see registration form. Available online or by mail upon request
$10 discount for each enrolled sibling
$15 discounts for referring new campers