Camps: “A place where kids learn more than just riding”

Camps: “A place where kids learn more than just riding”

 

Activities Include:
Daily riding lesson, learning to feed horses in the morning, clean stalls, grooming & brushing horses, bathing horses, learning to tack up, daily swimming, cool off horses, conformation classes, art activity, cleaning up the barn, weekly trail ride thru the woods, guest farrier presentation, learn to clean tack and parts of the equipment, vet bandaging clinic, pony parlor contest… a favorite & end of the week horse show. Our students learn more than just riding!

Summer Pony Camp:
Beginner thru Advanced
Ages 5-17
$475.00 per week

9:00 a.m. to 3:30 pm.  Friday camps end at 1 p.m. This is due to heavy summer vacation traffic. 
Please make sure kids are picked up promptly at end of camp each day at 3:30 p.m.  We still have work to do on the farm. 

2021 Camp Dates: SORRY , ALL CAMPS ARE FULL!  PLEASE EMAIL HeatherHeider@hotmail.com to be placed on the waitlist

June 21st-25th        July 19th-23rd          August 2nd-6th

STEPS:

  1. EMAIL Heather at HeatherHeider@hotmail.com with which camp you would like reserved.
  2. Send a check or Venmo payment to Heather at Van Vixen Farm 20022 Trappe Rd Bluemont, VA 20135, or call Heather at 703-431-1613

We will fill up! First come first serve, deposit only refundable if we have another child on a waitlist to replace them.  Exceptions can be worked out with Heather.  (We had no conflicts last year and want to work with our parents if there are covid concerns.)

COVID-19 protocol:  Children are not required to wear masks at this time, this could change due to CDC guidelines. Our staff will not be wearing masks, but we will have all CDC protocols in place including hand washing, no sharing, lots of space to eat, and will guide children to practice safe protocols.

Pony Camp Forms:

2021 Camp Form

2021 Liability Release Form

Past Camps