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Western Horsemanship 101

2-Day Kids Camp (Ages 6 – 16)

8:00am – 12:00pm

Friday & Saturday, beginning June 26-27, 2020, ending July 31-August 1, 2020

Maximum Class Size 8

$1250/child

TO REGISTER. EMAIL: ranchexperience@sorrelriver.com

Are your children interested in learning more about horses and natural horsemanship? Do you already have horsey kids, and they want to have fun and learn more? Or, do the adults need a vacation day from the kids. If yes, this is the camp for your child! Our experienced Wranglers have put together a fun, experiential and information-packed horse camp designed to teach or expand your child’s knowledge of Western horsemanship. Includes lunch, bottled water and a Team YeeHaw t-shirt and Star Badge!

The camp will include:

  • History, evolution, breeds, colorings & markings of the horse
  • Horse anatomy/terms (game)
  • The how’s and why’s of grooming and hoof care (hands-on)
  • Understand how the horse learns (demo)
  • Saddling & bridling basics
  • Catch, halter, lead, groom and ground work (hands-on)
  • Saddle, bridle, mount and dismount (including “emergency dismount” with prizes)
  • Move your horse forward in a walk using your legs and body and rein management
  • Obstacle Course (Experiential)
  • Arena Riding
  • (1) 1-Hour Trail Ride

PARENTS MUST:

Sign Waiver

24-hour advance signup

Sign-in and sign out

Leave cell phone number

Children cannot wander

Details

Start:
July 31 @ 8:00 am
End:
August 1 @ 12:00 pm
Cost:
$1250.00
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