426 Pineville Road, Newtown, PA 18940
Head Trainer: Penny Silcox
(267) 229 - 2889 | (215) 598 - 7456
Summer Camp 2014
Hickory run farm offers 2 amazing camp opportunities for
students who are currently riding and interested in expanding their
knowledge of horses and horse showing at an advanced level. The first
camp offered will be a day camp that is held from Monday to Friday from
9-4pm. The second camp will be an overnight "Residents Camp". This camp
will be geared towards students who have a heightened interest in
showing at a rated venue such as HITS Culpeper and HITS Saugerties.
Both camps are geared towards the avid horseback rider. Campers must be prepared to ride most of the day.
The day camp will be a traditional camp that is held from Monday to
Friday from 9-4pm (Early drop off can be arranged). Students will
expand their knowledge of horses, riding, horsemanship, and overall
horse care. Other activities that will take place are swimming, fun
games on horseback, as well as an opportunity to horse show at a local
Day Camp Dates:
*July 7 - July 11
*July 21 - July 25
*August 4 - August 8
*August 25 - August 29
Residents camp is held on a weekly basis from Monday-Sunday, these
weeks are called "Prep weeks". This camp is geared towards students who
show a heightened interest in participating at the HITS horse show
series. Although horse showing is not mandatory, if the students choose
to participate at HITS then they must sign up for a 2 week rotation.
This rotation will begin with a "prep week" and ending with a week
horse showing at HITS Culpepper or HITS Saugerties. The first week is
dedicated to preparing and connecting the riders with their chosen
horse, along with multiple riding opportunities. Swimming, games on
horseback, local horse showing, are also included with this camp. The
second week will consist of horse showing at HITS. Camp includes all
meals during prep week and students are giving a daily allowance at the
horse show. Housing, transportation, horse stalls, horse care, and show
horse will be provided. If campers choose to horse show, they are
responsible for all show entrance fees and USEF rider fees.
Residents Camp Dates:
*July 7-July 13 (Prep Week)
*July 14-20 (HITS Saugerties)
*July 21 - July 27 (Prep week)
*July 28 - August 3 (HITS Saugerties)
*August 4 - August 10 (prep week)
*August 11 - August 17 (HITS Culpeper)
(Additional week of horse showing from August 18-24 at HITS Culpeper is available at an additional fee)
Discounts available for campers who sign up for multiple weeks and/or
campers who refer friends who end up joining one of the camp. $100 off
each additional camps that campers attend.
Come have fun in the sun with HRF!
Call Penny for more info!
(267) 229 - 2889