All the girls who have chosen arena lessons for their specialties have now trotted! This shows just how much they have progressed in less than two weeks, and the great bond between both horse and rider. The girls who picked to go out on trails have been up the mountain today, visiting the top pasture where some of the horses live during the weekend! They practiced their steering, going up and down steep hills and controlling their horses in open spaces. Our ground lesson today involved understanding horse behavior. The girls got a chance to go in our round pen with one of our horses and practice the join up technique. […]

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In my four summers of being on the activities team and always having Saturdays off, this year provided me with an incite of how camp runs on a Saturday. Village chiefs and in cabin counselors take the opportunity to get creative, have fun and make a mess for the whole day. I have never seen as many village theme days and had the time to get out and witness them. Here is Lakota enjoying there’s.  

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This is a special announcement from the Wellness Center…Wawayanda officially has Olympix fever! We were so so excited to hear about the 2017 Olympix coaches and countries today after lunch. We even had a dance party to celebrate! Meanwhile, this afternoon, our Susky Forest campers made the best of a thundery situation and moved indoors for their overnight experience. Don’t worry, Susky and Forest still had the chance to try pita pizzas and s’mores while their counselors got creative and hosted a lip sync for Susky and Challenge Night for Forest.   It’s Always Sunny in Wawayanda!

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