Horseback Riding Summer Camp 2017
SUMMER CAMP 2017 REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN !
Horseback Riding Camp - June 26 to Aug 4th
Six, one week camps. Sign up for one or all 6. Open to all horse loving kids between the ages of 8 to 15 who want to learn about horses and how to ride. Daily activities include equine education, fun and a great foundation in horseback riding and care. Campers learn about safety, teamwork, responsibility, animal husbandry, barn management, and animal behavior. On Friday of each week parents are invited to watch their kids exhibit their skills on horseback. Campers will enjoy a packed week which is sure to fulfill all their horsy needs.
Little Kids Speciality Camp Ages 5 to 7
June 19 to June 23 AM 11 open PM 14 open
August 7 to August 11 AM 17 open PM 17 open
Horseback Ridng Camp Ages 8 to 15
June 26 to June 30 AM 10 open PM 10 open
July 3 to July 7 AM 6 open PM 5 open
July 10 to July 14 FULL
July 17 to July 21 FULL
July 24 to July 28 AM FULL PM 2 open
July 31 to Aug 4 FULL
$325.00 full day , 175.00 - 1/2 day
Half day 9am to 12 or 1pm to 4pm
Full day 9am to 4pm
What do they do at camp?
In addition to daily riding and horse care instruction, camp includes arts & crafts, out door games and nature walks in Fairmount Park.
What should my child wear and bring to camp ?
~ long pants~ closed toe shoes, preferably with a heel, no crocs~ a change of clothes for water games~ a packed lunch~ water~ snack optional ~ we do have a wonderful fountain that dispenses tasty Philadelphia water.
How many campers are enrolled?
Weekly enrollment is limited to 20 campers per week. Riders are grouped according to ability.
Are there any days that camp is cancelled ?
No, camp runs rain or shine. In case of inclement weather activities will be held inside. We will be holding camp on July 4th.
What does a normal day look like?
Campers arrive by 9:00 am and assemble at the picnic table for roll call. They are then divided into groups. One group gathers for equine education sessions and the other group goes to the barn for horse/pony assignments. Riders are paired for the day and groom and tack their horse/pony and ride. Riders typically ride for about an hour per day.
Summer Camp 2017 Enrollment is now open !
Summer Camp sign up is now open! Email firstname.lastname@example.org. Sign up early to make sure you get a spot. Last year we filled up pretty quickly so dont get left out. Click here for registration form
WTR Annual Polo Benefit "Wild, Wild West" was a hit this year and no rain!
Please mark your calendar for next year.
Saturday , September 16th @ Tinicum Polo Club
Summer Camp 2016 was a huge success and fully booked! Great staff, wonderful ponies (well, most of them anyway) and a slew of really cool kids. Thank you parents for choosing Chamounix for your summer camp. We love seeing your kids year after year.
The 2017 form is now available. Please be sure to submit your form early. We had a lot of dissappointed kids last summer due to early registraion.