Ranch Camps

Experience the unique setting of living, working, and playing at a real working ranch camp! Horseback riding is often central to programming at summer ranch camps. Western riding technique and vaulting (gymnastics on horseback) are typical core instruction components. Animal care, roping, swimming, and other sports are often a part of a summer ranch camp's program.
1. Village Creek Bible Camp & Retreat Center
Lansing, IA

A place set away from the distractions of everyday life, where people of all ages can hear the Word of God and experience Jesus Christ in a safe setting. We hope you'll join us!

2. Castle Rock Ranch Camp
Kingston, ID

Summer camp for girls 9 – 15, on a ranch in the Bitterroot Mountains in northern Idaho where we grow and raise all of our own food. Outdoor fun, animals, farming, horseback riding and great food are our specialties!

Plymouth, WI

New friends, positive values, personal growth, great adventures, and outrageous fun are the foundations of the Anokijig experience. Choose your own summer adventure with our huge variety of activities and programs including horses, teen challenges, and adventure trips.

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4. YMCA Camp Ohiyesa
Holly, MI

At Camp Ohiyesa kids discover new skills, make friends, gain confidence and practice teamwork. From archery and canoeing to horseback riding and outdoor living skills, a wide range of camp activities fuel lots of summer adventure. Camp Ohiyesa is also available to rent by school groups, churches and other organizations.

5. Desert Palms Horseback Riding Camp
Cave Creek, AZ

Desert Palms Camps are a great way to be close with horses and make new friends. We ride twice a day and learn everything about horses!

6. Hidden Valley Equestrian Center, Inc. Camp
Cornville, ME

Co-ed day camps and girls only resident riding camp. Designed for kids that just want to ride. Western riders get to experience working cattle from horseback. Swimming is also offered in our large (lifeguarded) inground pool.

7. SOAR
Balsam, NC
Other

SOAR offers high adventure summer camps designed specifically for youth and young adults between the ages of 8 and 25 diagnosed with ADHD and LD. Each of our summer camp programs promotes friendships, increase self-confidence, and develop life skills.

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8. Camp Indian Springs
Crawfordville, FL

Camp Indian Springs is Florida's#1 private summer camp for campers ages 7-16!

9. Peticote Farm Day Camp
Southampton, NJ

There are four sessions:July 12-July 16, July 19- July 23, July 26 -July 30, August 9 - August 13

Fairview Lake YMCA is a traditional and adventure based sleepaway camp located on 660 acres of pristine forests and fields around a 110 acre lake. Since 1915, we have provided quality summer camping for thousands of children.

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Colebrook, CT

Camp Jewell YMCA is filled with moments of fun, friendship, self-confidence and memories that will last your child a lifetime! We provide a diverse environment for ages 7-15 paired with a full range of activities to bring out the best in your child.

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Bonsall, CA

A Southern California tradition since 1964. Features ranch activities, daily western riding lessons, animal & horse science classes, animal care time, vaulting lessons. Ideal for beginning/intermediate riders. CCCA & CHA accredited. WAIC member camp.

13. Dustin's Place
Cumming, GA

Offer day camp and sleep over adventure camps

14. Camp Innisfree
Howell, MI

Camp Innisfree has a year-round equestrian center with multiple riding rings and trail ride options. There is also a farm barn that provides small animal farm education programs. Sports, leadership, science, bikes, ropes course, and lakefront activities are some of the most popular camp programs.

15. Tap Root Farm Summer Camp
Franklin, TN

Horseback Riding Daily.Farming Activities such as: fencing,haying,cattle,cultivating& harvesting.Tug-o-wars at the creek,Team Competitions:PingPong& Cornhole Tournaments+Old Fashion Farm FUN in the world of outdoor nature.We do barn chores,a service project & learn responsibility,sharing,follow through,caring& more via caring for large animals,gardening,competitions,playing games+

16. YMCA Triangle Y Ranch
Oracle, AZ

Set back in the foothills of the Catalina Mountains outsdie of Oracle, YMCA Triangle Y Ranch has over sixty years of tradition in providing boys and girls a safe place to learn and grow.

Goldendale, WA

A one-of-a-kind camp program, emphasizing natural horsemanship, nature-based activities, positive peer relationships, and a warm, welcoming camp community. Small sessions with a max of 24 campers and a camper/staff ratio of 6:1 or better.

18. Jameson Ranch Camp
Glennville, CA

Looking for a summer camp that gets kids immersed in nature, living simply, and tech free? JRC offers a community of positive individuals enjoying the simpler things in life, ranch living, and the satisfaction of learning and growing.

19. Liberty Valley Ranch
Gaylord, MI

Summer Horse Camp Programs by CHA/NARHA Certified Instructors. A variety of Horse Camps for ages 5 and up. Parent/Child Camp, Riding Lessons, Family Trail Rides. Pony Parties. Reservations needed.

Santa Rosa, CA

Cloverleaf Ranch is a traditional, co-ed summer camp. 25 activities are offered in a wholesome, enjoyable environment. For over 61 years, Cloverleaf has provided children from around the world with a safe and fun summer to remember.

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