Camp Pillsbury Equestrian Summer Camp Program
For horse lovers, Camp Pillsbury equestrian summer camp program is the place to be. Our Equestrian Program is operated at Morning Glory Hill Stable & Riding School located in Blooming Prairie MN, just 20 minutes from camp. The Equestrian program offers several riding programs depending on the camper’s experience and skill level. This unique equestrian summer camp program is for beginning to advanced riders. The experienced staff will help campers advance their riding skills in a safe environment while having a great time.
Campers not only improve their riding skills during their stay but are also involved in the hands-on care for the horses. Campers get to refine their personal skills while they have a great time getting to know the horses and how to care for them. Our equestrian summer camp program, administered by Morning Glory Hill Stable and Riding School teaches responsibility and the discipline needed for riding, horse care and stable maintenance.
Campers Get Hands-On Experience
Campers not only improve their riding skills during their stay but are also involved in the hands-on care for the horses. Campers get to refine their personal skills while they have a great time getting to know the horses and how to care for them. Our equestrian summer camp program teaches responsibility and the discipline needed for riding, horse care and stable maintenance.
Equestrian Summer Camp Program with Choices
Depending on the camper’s skill level, campers have a wide range of choices for them during their time at Camp Pillsbury. Indoor and outdoor riding rings are available so weather is not a factor. Instruction in English and Western styles of riding starting with lead line work and progressing to trail riding, jumping and dressage is available depending on skill level and interest. Campers will have a great time achieving their goals and making friendships that will last a lifetime.
Unique Friendships are Formed at Our Equestrian Summer Camp Program
As campers learn and improve their riding skills, they form special friendships with other campers that share their love of horses. Campers get to meet others with a love of horses from all over the country and world. In an environment where diversity and encouragement are cultivated, campers live, dine and learn together while making once in a lifetime friendships which are long-lasting and give campers valuable insights.
Always Plenty to do at Camp Pillsbury
When campers are not at the stables participating in the equestrian summer camp program there are plenty of other fun activities for them to enjoy. There is always something going on at Camp Pillsbury. Whether we are having an Adventure day trip to the Twin Cities, visits to local events and attractions, or roasting marshmallows around the camp fire, campers are always engaged and having fun. Contact us today to get started on your SUMMER OF A LIFETIME.
Camp Pillsbury’s Equestrian Summer Camp program offers horseback riding on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Campers will leave Camp for the local stable at 4:30 and will return to camp at approximately 7:00 pm.
Overnight Campers: The cost for this activity is included in your tuition.
Day Campers: Cost for this activity is not included in your tuition. Any full day camper who is interested in participating in the Equestrian activity will incur an activity fee of $30 for each day they participate in this activity. (example – if your camper is enrolled for two weeks and wants to participate in all Equestrian opportunities, they will pay $30 x 6 = $180). Payment should be made during enrollment process.