Greetings everyone! Over the last few weeks the weather at Frost Valley has been getting warmer and warmer. Some green leaves have started growing on the trees and there are flowers blooming right and left. This is so exciting and means that summer is right around the corner! It also means that we all need to start paying more attention to staying hydrated. Don’t let the Catskills fool you- though our summer nights are cool and breezy, our days are often hot and humid! Throughout the summer we like to make sure everyone is staying hydrated and cool, especially our campers. Our amazing staff pull out all the stops to […]

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Yesterday and today, the Hoof Beats and Giddy Up kids have taken it in turns to do an activity called outdoor living skills which I explained briefly in the last blog. But basically it is when they go into the woods and down by the river and they learn how to do rock painting, and then they build shelters and test them out for strength and waterproofing for example. Yesterday, Giddy Up also did our ropes activity called Flying Fish which they all loved and even a few who were very nervous to do it, went and ended up loving it! Today the Hoof Beats campers are doing an activity […]

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Giddy Up: Giddy Up have had a busy few days down at the barn, meeting their horses, learning the parts of the horse as well as breeds and colors and not to mention riding them! They all seem to get on with their horses and be happy with the ones they were assigned, we are sure the bond they have with their horses will be so strong they will want to take them home by the end of the 3 weeks! On Tuesday, they had a zumba lesson which was so funny to watch and allowed them to use as much energy as they could. We have a teacher who […]

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