Summer Horse Camps in Saratoga County
As a mom of two horse-crazy daughters, I have a vested interested in keeping track of local horse camps. But I feel like I’m missing camps in the Clifton Park area — there have to be more around, right? Email me if you know of any!
This is information for Summer 2019 — specifics may change in the future. Please email me at SaratogaCamps@gmail.com if you notice that I’ve missed a program OR my info is incorrect — many thanks 🙂
Weeks Offered: 6 (June 30-August 10, 2019)
Hours: overnight, week-long camps (girls only)
Cost: $125 for Horsemanship and $30 for Fun With Horses in addition to the cost of camp ($625/week)
Location: 59 Davignon Rd, Corinth, NY 12822
Although Camp Cedarbrook isn’t strictly a riding camp, it offers campers the opportunity to take lessons (Horsemanship) or simply to learn more about horses and their care (Fun With Horses).
Weeks Offered: 1 – Session 4, July 29-August 2, 2019 (for Brownies & Juniors)
Hours: 9 am to 4 pm
Cost: $75 in addition to the cost of camp
Location: 2015 Alexander Rd, Galway, NY 12074
Camp Woodhaven is a Girl Scout camp that gives session 4 campers the option of taking a 2-hr horsemanship lesson during 3 days of their week-long camp. You don’t need to be a Girl Scout to attend AND for $10 transportation is provided from Schenectady, Ballston Spa, Clifton Park, and other nearby locations.
Weeks Offered: 4 (July 8-August 23, 2019, every other week)
Hours: 9 am to 12 pm (half day) or 9 am to 3 pm (full day)
Cost: $275/week (half day), $375/week (full day)
Location: 100 County Route 10 (Mosher Road) in Corinth, NY 12822
The flyer for summer camp can be found on their Facebook page.
North Country Horses
Weeks Offered: 8 (July 1-August 23, 2019)
Hours: 9 am to 4 pm (early drop-off @ 8 am is available for $20/day)
Cost: $375/week (full day camp), $225/week (Pony Pals – half day camp)
Location: 438 Clark Rd, Gansevoort, NY 12831
NCH offered camps over winter and spring break this year for the first time that I know of — so definitely keep them in mind during the school year.
Olde Saratoga Farms
Weeks Offered: 7 (July 8-August 23, 2019)
Hours: 9 am to 3 pm
Cost: $350/week, $75/day
Location: 522 route 32N, Schuylerville, NY 12871
Olde Saratoga Farms also holds camps during winter and spring break. Summer camp info can be found on their Facebook page — you’ll need to call to register.
Quiet Run Limited
According to the website, their 2019 Summer Camp Schedule is coming soon. Another one it would be worth it to call (I’ve tried emailing and haven’t gotten a response).
Phone: (518) 605-2946
Location: 379 Middle Grove Rd, Middle Grove, NY 12850
Rolling Oaks Morgans
Weeks Offered: 2 (July 8-12 & August 5-9)
Hours: 9 am to 4 pm
Location: 22 Scout Rd, Gansevoort, NY 12831
Saratoga Lake Equestrian Center
I don’t have info on camps for 2019, but in past years Edie has offered a partial day summer camp so you might want to give her a call or reach out via the Saratoga Lake Equestrian Center’s Facebook page.
Location: 467 County Rte 75, Mechanicville, NY 12118