Summer Camp Our summer camps are a wonderful opportunity for children to make special friends, have fun, learn about horses, and further develop horsemanship and riding skills.
While our program does incorporate riding, it also includes many different and enjoyable activities for your child.
This fun mix ensures your child will have life-long memories of their summer camp experience.
This safe and enjoyable opportunity allows children ages 4 to 17 to enjoy hands on equine instruction.
Campers are grouped according to both age and riding skills.
Your child will spend the week on our 27 rolling acres and be given the chance to participate in many activities.
A typical day at our camp includes: 8:30-8:45 Orientation for parents and students (Monday only) 8:30-9:30 Feed and groom your horse 9:30-10:45 Tack-Up Horse; Riding Lesson 10:45-11:00 Popsicle Break 11:00-11:30 Hands On Lectures: Stable Mgmt, Nutrition, Lameness, etc. 11:30-12:00 Tack Cleaning 12:00-12:30 LUNCH – Bring bag lunch (Wed. – McDonalds) 12:30-3:00 Mon.-Horse Crafts & Games & Picture with favorite horse or pony, Tues.Scavenger Hunt, Wed.-Instructional Fun horse movies, Thurs.-show preparation & practice braiding, Fri.- Preparation for Parent Demonstration. 2:30-3:00 Fun rides-different every day Children may stay and swim in our private pool at the house as our guests from 3:004:00 pm daily. *Fri.-3:15 Demonstrations, Awards.
Parents are encouraged to attend.
General Information: Students bring bag lunch, water/juice bottle, drinks (soda machine at the barn-$.75) except Wed.-McDonald’s day, bring $4.50.
Refrigerator is available in lecture room at the house.
Riding attire requires long pants and boots or shoes with heels.
For the rest of the day, bring shorts, tennis shoes or paddock boots (suit & towel-swim day).
ASTM approved helmets available for use.
For more advanced riders we offer week over night camps and off premise Horse Show.
Ask for registration form if you wish to participate in our wonderful program.
Fees: All campers who are not Loftmar students must take a $45 1/2 hr.
Private evaluation lesson, except for those who are participating in non-experience-beginner camp.
Weekly camp fees are $395(8:30-4:00). $75 is charged for Before and After care $40 for(7:008:30)or(4:00-5:30) or $10 each time you are early/late.
Staff: We select highly trained and skilled certified instructors.
During your orientation session, instructors will share with you past experiences with horses and children.
Average staff ratio is 1 for 4 students, depending on age and skill level, we may have a ratio less in more advanced camps.
Maximum campers per camp are 18.
We want your child to have a safe and enjoyable experience here at Loftmar. 8 Pony Rides For Birthdays & Festivities Our Beautiful Show Ponies are dressed for the occasion with navy and gray leads, halters, decorative saddle pads and if requested, pom poms in the mane and tail.
Braiding of manes and tails are available at $25 per pony.
They will be led around by our walkers in our navy and gray ring.
Personnel wear Loftmar T-shirts and blue jeans.
Great pride is taken in presenting an organized, quality service.company Events: We will transport our ponies to your facility of choice.
A typical party of 3 ponies will have present: a supervisor, adult leader and a walker for each pony.
If it rains, we will continue to offer pony rides, provided there is no heavy rain or lightning.
If these conditions occur, we will put the ponies in the trailer until the weather clears or until the end of our scheduled time.
Number of Ponies 2 Hour Cost 3 Hour Cost 1 $255.00 $335.00 2 $300.00 $355.00 3 $440.00 $495.00 4 $570.00 $630.00 5 $680.00 $750.00 6 $780.00 $870.00 Pony Rides At Your Home: Our driver brings the pony to your house with a person to walk the pony for 1 hour.
The cost is $225 for one pony or $325 for two ponies, plus $1 per mile traveled.
If it rains, you may re-schedule for a mutually agreed upon time or apply your deposit to lessons if 2 hours notice is given.
Pony Rides at Loftmar Stables: 1 hour at Loftmar Stables, 15 children or less, is $160 for 1 pony or $225 for two ponies. 1/2 hour is $120 for one pony or $195 for two ponies, maximum 8 of children.
Additional time without pony rides is $45 per hour.
Customer must bring everything needed for the party and clean up afterwards.
We have a shaded, fenced grassy area & picnic table for parties held at Loftmar Stables.
If it rains, and the indoor arena is not available, you may re-schedule for a mutually agreed upon time or apply your deposit towards lessons, provided 2 hours notice is given.
General Information: To determine the number of ponies you need, allow 5 minutes per ride.
Loftmar does not limit the number of times any child may ride.
A 50% nonrefundable deposit must be included with signed contract before the date will be reserved for you.
Prices may increase during holidays.
Ponies are only for the children to ride – not adults! Loftmar also offers: Single 50 or more 100 or more Picture with Paper Frame $4.00 $3.50 $3.00 Color Button $5.00 $4.50 $4.00 Color Key Chain or magnet $5.50 $5.00 $4.50 Door prize/Gift Certificate may be purchased for $30.00 for a 1/2 hr.
Private lesson at Loftmar Stables (valued at $34.00). 9 To Wooded Trails 4 Breezeway Stream 4 Trailers Horse 5 6 Tree House
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