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.

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.

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 and train a horse for several different showing events from performance to speed.  Hands on clinics will include: bathing and clipping a horse, showmanship and halter judging patterns, confirmation, barrels and more!  

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 and train a horse for several different showing events from performance to speed.  Hands on clinics will include: bathing and clipping a horse, showmanship and halter judging patterns, confirmation, barrels and more!  

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 and ride a friendly horse. Space is limited to 6 campers per week to ensure a quality program and safe environment.

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 and ride a friendly horse. Space is limited to 6 campers per week to ensure a quality program and safe environment.

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 learning Western Trail Horsemanship. You'll meet for an hour and a half each day for a short lesson in Trail Horsemanship and then take a different trail ride each day!  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 learning Western Trail Horsemanship. You'll meet for an hour and a half each day for a short lesson in Trail Horsemanship and then take a different trail ride each day! 

No prior experience required. Limited Space Available.