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Foothills Farm Summer Riding Camp is an experience like no other! Foothills Farm boasts 320 acres of lovely property, located in Chelmsford Ontario, complete with a cross-country course, two outdoor riding rings and a regulation-sized indoor arena.


The camp caters to both the beginner and show rider in Hunter/Jumper and Combined Training disciplines. Riders may bring their own horse, or use one of the well-trained horses from our riding school.

Our counselors and instructors have been through the Canadian Pony Club, Equine Canada NCCP coaching programs and have mileage on both the Trillium and “A” Horse Show circuits, providing well-rounded horsemanship. They have a great deal of experience working with children, providing a safe and correct education.

5702 Nickel Offset Road

Chelmsford Ontario

P0M 1LO

Tel: 705.855.2086   [facebook]


 

Foothills Farm Summer Riding Camp is an experience like no other!


We have over 500 acres of lovely accessible property complete with a cross-country course, two outdoor riding rings, and a regulation-sized indoor arena.


Our camps are fully supervised and safety is stressed in all activities. We have Week Camps and Day Camps available to riders of all levels – Beginners, Novice, and Advanced.


Camp Week kicks-off with a family barbeque Sunday afternoons before the campers start their 5-day action-packed week of riding and training. Campers will be with their horse constantly. Learning how to care for them, and their tack.


We only accept 16 campers each camp week in order to provide the best possible instruction.


Spaces are filling up fast! Register today to guarantee your spot!




 

Our Counselors

Our counselors and instructors provide well-rounded horsemanship with safe and correct education, and offer a great deal of experience working with children.


They have been involved in the Canadian Pony Club, Equine Canada NCCP coaching programs and have mileage on both the Trillium and “A” Horse Show circuits.

 

Camp Program

Camp week consists of 5 days of riding. Campers arrive between 2:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. Sunday afternoon and leave Friday after lunch. Parents are welcome to stay for Sunday evening barbeque and activities.

 

Camp activities include

  • 2 riding lessons each day
  • Theory and Horsemanship Activities
  • Equestrian Crafts and Games
  • Trail rides and schooling
  • Swimming
  • Heated, permanent accommodation in log cabin
  • Evening tuck shop and sing song
  • Regulation size indoor riding arena
  • Large outdoor riding rings, complete with hunter and jumper fences
  • Miles of beautiful trails
  • Mini schooling show at week’s end

In the evening there is time for games of all kinds. If you wish to bring sports equipment or board games for all to play, please do so.

 

What to bring

  • Clothing (both warm & cool)

  • Rain wear

  • Towels & wash cloth

  • Personal needs (toothbrush, soap, etc...)

  • Bathing suit

  • Money for tuck shop

  • Boot with heel (ordinary rubber boots are ok)

  • Hard hat (if possible)

  • Sleeping bag & pillow

  • Insect repellent

  • Flashlight

  • Loonies and toonies for snack machines

  • In the evening there is time for games of all kinds. If you wish to bring sports equipment or board games for all to play, please do so.


2017 Camp Season Calendar


March Break Camp

March 13th,14th,15th


March Break Camp

$300.00

Plus HST

 

Summer Week-long Riding Camps

July 2nd to July 7th

July 9th to July 14th

July 16th to July 21st (**Show Camp**)

July 23rd to July 28th (**Adult Camp**)

July 30th to August 4th


One week with School Horse

$799.00

Plus HST

One week with Own Horse

$899.00

Plus HST

 

 

Day Camps

Monday to Thursday 8:30am – 5:30 pm

Friday 8:30am – 12:00pm

 

Day Camp Rate (per camp week)

$549.00

Plus HST

One week with Own Horse

$649.00

Plus HST

*Includes optional sleepover on the Thursday evening

 

Billing

A $200.00 deposit is required with registration for each camper, refundable if cancelled 15 or more days before the first day of camp week booked.


Note: We only accept 16 campers each camp week in order to provide the best possible instruction.


Spaces are filling up fast! Register today to guarantee your spot!

(705) 855-2086 or email info@foothillsfarm.on.ca