2022 Farr Park Summer Camps
Horse Lover's Camp
Farr Park Equestrian Center divides each weekly session of the camp into three different groups: (P) = pony camp (Ages: 6-8); (W) = Western-style riding (Ages: 9-12); and (E) = English-style riding (Ages: 9-12). When registering, be sure to enroll in the proper age group and style of riding. Campers learn basic riding and horsemanship skills, participate in crafts, games, and other horse-related activities.
Session 1: June 6-10 / 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
Session 2: June 13-17 / 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Session 3: June 20-24 / 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
No Camp July 4-8
Session 6: July 11-15 / 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Session 7: July 18-22 / 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
Session 8: July 25-29 / 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
Horse Lover's Adventure Camp
PRESENTED BY OUTDOOR ADVENTURE + FARR PARK EQUESTRIAN CENTER
Does your young one love adventure? Would you like your child to experience less technology and more of the great outdoors? Then Horse Lover's Adventure Camp is where you want to send your child this summer! Campers will learn basic riding and horsemanship skills, and participate in crafts, games, and other horse-related activities in the morning and after lunch, learn skills in the following areas: paddling-kayaking, canoeing, stand-up paddle boarding, hiking, biking, fishing, archery, paddle skating, slack lining, land navigation, geocaching and other outdoor-themed activities.
FARR PARK EQUESTRIAN CENTER + OUTDOOR ADVENTURE OFF SITE LOCATIONS
Session 4: June 27-July 1 / 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Junior Horsemanship Camp
This camp session’s goal is to educate young equestrians about the care and maintenance of horses and improve on their riding skills (English and/or Western). Riders will improve on their riding skills based on their riding ability level. Riders can choose to ride Western or English. Riders will go on a trail ride once during the week. Afternoon activities at Farr Park include learn how to lunge, wrap legs (polo and standing), muck a stall, feed, bathe a horse, medicate a horse, load a horse into a trailer and more.
Other locations: Kleinpeter Equine Veterinary Services, Marston's Feed Store, local horse farms and more.
Session 9: Aug. 1-5 / 8 a.m.-5 p.m. / Ages: 13-15
Half-Day Session: 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
Early drop-off 7:30 a.m. / Late pick-up 1:30 p.m.
$135 for East Baton Rouge Parish residents
$162 for out-of-parish residents
Full Day Session: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Early drop-off 7:30 a.m. / Late pick-up 5:30 p.m.
$200 for East Baton Rouge Parish residents
$240 for out-of-parish residents