Vaulting

Grades 2-12

$20

1 hr per day

Vaulting is open to ranch campers and main camp campers. Join us down at the barn for 1 hr per day for the vaulting elective! Vaulting is a great way to gain confidence and improve balance - and it’s fun! No experience required.  Homestead Mini campers are welcome to participate in Vaulting for their two full days at camp for a discounted price of $10. 

Vaulting is open to ranch campers and main camp campers. Join us down at the barn for 1 hr per day for the vaulting elective! Vaulting is a great way to gain confidence and improve balance - and it’s fun! No experience required. 

Homestead Mini campers are welcome to participate in Vaulting for their two full days at camp for a discounted price of $10. 

Intro to jumping

GRADES 4-12

$20

1 HR PER DAY

Are you ready for a challenge?  Once you have mastered the basics of horseback riding you can start learning how to jump.  Starting with the basics of correct seat, leg and hand positions and moving towards low jumps.  Hands on clinics will include: English tack and riding attire, two-point position, and more! Prerequisite: Lazy E Ranch Level 2 or equivalent

Are you ready for a challenge?  Once you have mastered the basics of horseback riding you can start learning how to jump.  Starting with the basics of correct seat, leg and hand positions and moving towards low jumps.  Hands on clinics will include: English tack and riding attire, two-point position, and more!

Prerequisite: Lazy E Ranch Level 2 or equivalent

SHOW BASICS

GRADES 2-12

$20

1 HR PER DAY

Are you interested in starting to go to horse shows, improving your show skills or just having fun around horses?  Sign up for our new Show Basics elective and learn how to prepare a horse and yourself for showing.   Hands on clinics will include: clipping and bathing a horse, tack cleaning, English and Western attire and more!  This is primarily a ground skills course. Homestead Mini campers are welcome to participate in the first two days of Show Basics for a discounted price of $20. They will be learning how to clip a horse for show and give a horse a bath (weather permitting).

Are you interested in starting to go to horse shows, improving your show skills or just having fun around horses?  Sign up for our new Show Basics elective and learn how to prepare a horse and yourself for showing.   Hands on clinics will include: clipping and bathing a horse, tack cleaning, English and Western attire and more!  This is primarily a ground skills course.

Homestead Mini campers are welcome to participate in the first two days of Show Basics for a discounted price of $20. They will be learning how to clip a horse for show and give a horse a bath (weather permitting).

Rough Riders

Grades 4-6

$80

1 1/2 hr per day

Trailblazer & Explorer campers with a love for horses can sign up for the rough riders horse elective to learn the basics of western riding, grooming, saddling and horse care while hanging out with new friends and friendly horses. Space is limited to 8 campers per week.

Trailblazer & Explorer campers with a love for horses can sign up for the rough riders horse elective to learn the basics of western riding, grooming, saddling and horse care while hanging out with new friends and friendly horses. Space is limited to 8 campers per week.

Pony Express

grades 2-3

$50

1 Hr per day

Homestead & Explorer campers can enhance their classic camp experience with the Pony Express Elective. Join us for an hour each day to learn how to care for a friendly horse.  Hands on clinics will include horse safety, grooming, leading, saddling, mounting, basic riding skills and a mini trail ride on Friday (weather permitting)! Space is limited to 6 campers per week to ensure a quality program and safe environment. Homestead Mini campers are welcome to participate in Pony Express for their two full days at camp for a discounted price of $20.  They will be learning horse safety, grooming, leading, and saddling.

Homestead & Explorer campers can enhance their classic camp experience with the Pony Express Elective. Join us for an hour each day to learn how to care for a friendly horse.  Hands on clinics will include horse safety, grooming, leading, saddling, mounting, basic riding skills and a mini trail ride on Friday (weather permitting)! Space is limited to 6 campers per week to ensure a quality program and safe environment.

Homestead Mini campers are welcome to participate in Pony Express for their two full days at camp for a discounted price of $20.  They will be learning horse safety, grooming, leading, and saddling.

TRAIL RIDERS

GRADES 6-8

$50

1 HR PER DAY

Trackers can hit the trail each day to explore the many beautiful wooded trails of Lake Ellen Camp while riding a friendly horse. You'll meet for an hour each day to take a different trail ride!  No prior experience required. Limited Space Available.

Trackers can hit the trail each day to explore the many beautiful wooded trails of Lake Ellen Camp while riding a friendly horse. You'll meet for an hour each day to take a different trail ride! 

No prior experience required. Limited Space Available.