youth summer camps
Summer Camps for Boys and Girls ages 7-upNEW Camp activities and games added!
To register, please download and send the registration forms (click button) along with a $150 non-refundable deposit to the address listed on the form! It’s that easy!
This is a beginner camp focusing on learning basic horsemanship skills, and learning to ride for the first few times all at the walk. This is geared towards younger kids who have never ridden a horse or never had any experience around horses. Building a solid foundation for kids in horsemanship skills plus starting to develop trotting. Whatever your child’s desired discipline (English or Western) he/she will gain extensive knowledge and instruction in the following areas:
- Horse Safety
- Horse ground handling
- Riding instruction (walk and trot)
- Horse Anatomy
- Basic horse feeding, wellness and healthcare
- Horse bathing
- Mucking stalls
- Cleaning waters
- Learning horse colors and breeds
- Tack anotomy
- Equine related crafts
- Horsemanship skills
- Students will progress in their riding skills and become more efficient riders.
- Students will show off their learned skills in a more formal horse show at the end of the week.
Students will also have the opportunity to create horse-oriented crafts and play horse-related games.
We have professional, well-qualified instructors ready to give your child a safe, unique and memorable equestrian learning experience!
Call for more information
Friday “Horse Show”
Camp attendee and one guest may attend and must wear a mask and maintain social distancing. You will also need a temperature test before you are admitted. Camp director will schedule a morning or an afternoon horse show for your camp attendee and will let you know the time for you both to show up. These rules are in place until COVID-19 has passed.
Dates and CostRegistration starts February 1, 2021
9am – 3pm Monday–Friday
|Camp Dates||Available Spots||Camp Full|
|May 31 – June 4||✓|
|June 7 – 11||✓|
|June 14 – 18||✓|
|June 21 – 25||✓|
|June 28 – July 2||✓|
|July 5 – 9||✓|
|July 12 – 16||✓|
|July 19 – 23||✓|
|July 26 – 30||✓|
|August 2 – 6||✓|
|August 9 – 13||✓|
How To Register
Download forms complete and mail to Academy Stables, Inc.. Once received, your registration will be checked in.
We do not reserve space over the phone!
For any questions please call 303-665-4637 or use the contact page.
Thank you for your interest!
Registration starts February 1, 2021
For any questions please call 303-665-4637 or eMail Kristin
Multiple Camp Discount
Each child will be given an Academy Stables t-shirt.
Additional shirts are available for $10/each.
We would like campers to wear their shirts on Friday for the horse show and pictures.
What to Bring
- Preferred attire includes Pants, T-Shirt, Boots or shoes with a heel and hat or baseball cap
- Water bottle is required for all campers.
- Lunch for campers is required
- Snacks are strongly recommended
Because of COVID-19 we ask that students also bring:
Certified riding helmet (no bike or snow-sport helmets).
Face mask. We can supply a helmet but encourage people to bring their own.
Safety Always Comes First!
COVID-19 Safety precautions
Please wait at your car until a staff member assists you. When Staff directs, the driver may exit the automobile and must wear a face mask and maintain social distancing.
Temperature test will be given before camp attendee can be admitted.
If driver or camp attendee has shortness of breath, temperature above 100 degrees, or any COVID-19 symptoms, you are not allowed on the property.