Summer Camps

Information about our Summer 2022 English Riding & Horsemanship Camps

Camp Features

  • A private riding lesson each day from an experienced instructor on well behaved lesson horses and ponies
  • Daily hands on horsemanship lessons including how to groom, tack up/untack, bathing a pony, horse breeds, colors, markings, feeding, barn management and more. More advanced horsemanship lessons will be available for campers with more experience
  • A camp gift for every camper
  • Ride in a side saddle, bareback and a western saddle.
  • Horse related arts and craft projects
  • A safe, fun and educational week with lots of horse time!

Equipment Needed

  • Riding boots (not hiking boots) and breeches or long pants must be worn for riding lessons. Campers may change into shorts for other activities, although, for safety, riding boots must be worn at all times around the horses
  • Helmets will be provided to those that do not have an ATSM/SEI approved riding helmet
  • Daily sack lunch (water will be provided throughout the camp so please bring a refillable water bottle)
  • Sunscreen

Camp Dates & Hours

Our 2022 dates are:

  • Camp 1 – Beginner Week June 20th – 24th; 10:00am – 4:00pm
  • Camp 2 – Skilled Beginner Week July 11th – 15th; 10:00am – 4:00pm
  • Camp 3 – Skilled Beginner Week July 18th – July 22nd; 10:00am – 4:00pm
  • Camp 4 – Intermediate/ Advanced Week August 1st – 5th; 10:00am – 4.00pm

Childcare will be available before and after camp by prior arrangement.

Cost / Enrollment

The cost per week is $595.00 per camper. There is a discount of $100.00 for siblings and for a child’s second week. 

The enrollment form and a deposit of $200.00 per camp should be sent to 3105 Godfrey Ave, Gilroy, CA 95020. Checks should be payable to Sugarloaf Farm LLC or Zelle is accepted as well. Please use the Camp Enrollment Form and the Medical Information Form.


Frequently Asked Questions can be found here. Please do not hesitate to contact us at or by calling (408) 857-6240 for further information.