What an amazing first week we are having at Easy Valley Ranch! On tuesday night the 4 weekers had their overnight. They improved their trail skills riding their horses for 45 minutes up the mountain and through the woods, away from EVR. After arriving at the hay fields they unloaded their saddle bags, turned the horses out and set up camp in a clearing at the edge of the woods. They got to know some of the barn staff better, as they joined them for the night and did devotion with them. We spoke about future plans, things they could not live without, and fond memories. It was a clear […]

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It was a bright blue sky and I couldn’t have thought of a better thing to do then hit the trails and go exploring! We sent out our Adventurers to different parts of the Catskills to explore. One group went up and over Wildcat Mountain to visit our farm. They toured our barn, meeting all of the animals that were there. Chickens, goats, rabbits, cows and so much more. Another group hiked to the top of Table Mountain! It travels through a beautiful hemlock grove and then has an incredible view of at the top of the mountain overlooking the East Valley. It’s a perfect trail for a day hike. […]

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Today was another hot and sunny day but that didn’t stop everyone from getting active (but we did make sure we were staying hydrated and sunscreened). Sacky and Tacoma both took part in Geronimo today, staying nicely shaded under our luggage tent to play. Sunburst spent the day doing activities related to leadership and mentoring others. A sneaky picture of Al practicing with some campers and staff for closing campfire   The big event today was overnights. Windsong and Pac continued their 2 night overnight in our East Valley, Windsong at a spot near our Farm Camp and Pac up at Merrill Pavilion. Tacoma and Lenape divided their cabins and […]

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