Vermont Firefly Farm Summer Camp 2018

First Session June 18-June 22, 10:00 am-3:00 pm

Medieval Magic and Horsemanship Day Camp:

Young Lords and Ladies get to take an imaginary trip to Medieval times to a land of knights, princesses, and dragons, Riding, Horsemanship, History, Medieval Crafts, Games and much more.

At Figure 8 Riding we believe riding and horsemanship teach life skills that go beyond the sport. Horseback riding can lead to self-growth, improvement in confidence and spiritual well-being, a deep connection with animals, and a greater appreciation of the natural landscape and local community. These are lessons that we believe our ponies are uniquely qualified to teach.

For youth who: like ponies, have a good imagination, and want to learn about horsemanship and medieval history in a whole new way.
 

Age: 8-12, 6 participants for each camp session

Early Registration Rate: $485, open until April 29, 2018

Regular Registration Rate: $545, open until 1 week prior to camp date

What to expect: Dress for weather, bring two pairs of shoes one for sturdy pair of boots with a heal and one soft soled pair, riding helmet, (limited helmets available for rental use at additional fee) bring your own lunch and water bottle. Tuition includes snacks, drinks and necessary materials. Horse experience is not required for first session. Please contact us directly about the daily itinerary.

Our camp program is designed to:

  • Provide a safe and fun place to learn
  • Enhance the love of horses through the teaching of riding and stable management
  • Increase self-confidence and self-esteem
  • Encourage imagination
  • Promote a sense of achievement through skill mastery
  • Explore our responsibilities to care for other living things and the earth
  • Enhance the ability to live as a contributing member of a group

Second Session June 25-June 29, 2018 Owning Your Own Pony Camp

Third Session July 9-July 13, 2018 Medieval Ranger (Spy) Camp

 

New This Year:  Family Camp

Learn how to ride as a team with the whole family or as a parent/child team!  Get out on the local trails by the end of the week.  

July 16-July20, 2018


Discounts and Scholarship application available.  Space is limited for each camp and a full registration and permission form are required by the start of camp.

Contact Us Today!


1961 W Hill Rd

Roxbury, 05669


Phone: +1 802 4858876

E-mail: laurah.firefly@gmail.com

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