Good Evening from East Valley Ranch! Last night after our campers settled in we had dinner and our opening campfire which was filled with traditional camp songs, camper made skits, and lots of camper and staff talents! This morning we had our eval rides where campers got the chance to show off their knowledge of riding and will be assigned their horses for the session tomorrow. Campers also learned how to groom, tack, tie, and lead their horses. It was a very warm day so all our campers got to spend time cooling down in the creek. Our two week campers spent time doing team building activities learning how to […]

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Good Evening from East Valley Ranch! This second week flew by in a blur! It all started with Summerween on Sunday where campers got to be someone else for the day while they participated in spooky activities like hunting for spiders and even vampires v. werewolves kickball (for any twilight fans). The evening ended with a fashion show where campers showcased their costumes, trick or treating, and a Halloween dance! The week really kicked off on Monday when campers’ specialty lesson began, either area or trails. They’ve spent the last week honing their skills in the specialty, some campers even cantered! Non-horse riding activities that campers enjoyed this second week […]

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Good Evening from East Valley Ranch! Things are still going well and moving along in the valley. Yesterday our campers all learned about horse first aid and how to identify different sicknesses and ailments in their equine friends as well as their riding lessons. Campers also got to spend some quality time in the arts & crafts barn, an activity asked for daily by most, doing projects like string art and vision boards. Evening program was our famous challenge night! One of our board members came to the valley and sponsored a challenge night where campers competed in silly challenges for the ultimate prize- ice cream sundaes! This morning campers […]

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