KIDS CAMPS

Summer Camp (ages 7 and up)

This week long daytime summer camp is a fantastic way to introduce your child to horses in a safe, supportive environment. Learn all about our fabulous equine friends in this week long session, which runs each day from 9am – 3pm (half day sessions are also available). Learn the basics of horsemanship including riding, grooming, feeding, tacking and horse safety.*

Pro-D day camps

Learn all about our fabulous equine friends in these day long horse sessions. We will give your child a condensed version of horsemanship including riding, grooming, feeding, tacking and horse safety. Been to camp before? Groups will be divided based on riding experience, so there’s always something new to learn.
For children in grade 1 and up.*

A & T Equestrian Centre’s 10 acre horse farm is located in the heart of Cloverdale. This sprawling farm is home to 50 horses with an indoor riding arena and heated viewing lounge.

*Please note: For safety reasons, all riders are required to bring a bike helmet. For day trips, riders should bring a bagged lunch.

Girl Guides, Brownies, Sparks & Scouts

A & T Equestrian is proud to partner with Girl Guides of Canada in order to provide several programs which are aimed at helping your child achieve their Horse Power Badge. Our Guide programs teach children of all ages essential skills including grooming, tacking, riding and feeding as well as show preparation.

FIELD TRIPS

Preschool Field Trip (ages 3 and up)

The children will learn how to feed, groom and care for a horse and will include an adult-led ride. Siblings over the age of 3 are welcome to join in this new adventure. Parents / supervisors are required. Minimum requirement of 10 riders.

This field trip will take approximately 1 hour.*

Cost: $20 per rider

Our equestrian guides will provide a fun and educational tour and give the children a close up encounter with the horses and ponies. We have developed unique preschool and daycare field trip program designed especially for busy teachers and inquisitive minds. We have several different programs available.

Daycare Field Trip

This field trip is designed for the child care providers who are unable to bring parents helpers with them. We will provide the leaders for you. Children will learn about horse care, learn how to give the horses a treat safely and of course have a ride.

This field trip will take approximately 1 hour.*

Cost $20 per rider

The Foal Program (AGES 9 - 13)

Within our grooming & tacking centre, students will gain an in depth look at the requirements of horse care, as well as feeding and handling and a riding lesson. Children are split into groups and move between the different tasks, learning all about horse care.

This field trip lasts 2 hours.*

Cost $15 per child

The Weanling Program (ages 5 - 9)

During this field trip students will learn about horse safety, being around horses, their eating habits, grooming and enjoy a ride. This program requires some parent participation as leaders for the ponies and horses.

This field trip lasts about 1 and 1/2 hours.*

Cost: $20 per child

*Please note: For safety reasons, all riders are required to bring a bike helmet. For day trips, riders should bring a bagged lunch.