Summer Camp 2023
Camp at Never Say Never Stables is great for kids who:
Campers enjoy a variety of fun activities....
learn how to ride a horse or pony! bathe a horse walk the goats pet a pony decorate a unicorn meet a mounted patrol unit cuddle a bunny feed the ducks get dinner ready for the horses brush and groom a horse play games sing songs go on a hay wagon ride decorate a horseshoe race a stick pony gather eggs make “no bake” animals treats create an animal craft games on horseback help fill water buckets plant seeds hike/walk the nature trail make a Nature Collage get wet! pick wild berries
play in the Fairy Garden make a tie-dye item
learn horse wound care and leg wrapping learn horse massage and stretching make a dream catcher or friendship bracelet
learn how to groom and saddle braid manes-n-tails learn horse training techniques make new friends laugh! create lasting memories go home very tired
Why Is Being On a Farm So GOOD for my child? It may…
Increase Vitamin D levels
Decrease hyperactivity and anxiety
Strengthen the immune system
Improve attention span, creativity and social skills
Encourage outward focus and responsibility
Instill confidence, compassion and empathy
Develop and nurture Human – Animal connections
Summer Camp for ages 5 and up are offered FULL or HALF day.
PreK camp is morning only on indicated weeks (below), and recommended for ages 2 through 5. Parents may stay, or drop off if your little one is fully potty trained.
Teen Camps are recommended for ages 12 and up. and are offered in the afternoon only, on indicated weeks (below)
Age recommendations are general guidelines in helping you choose the appropriate camp selection. Feel free to call us with any questions!
What to Expect
Expect lots of outdoor fun, socialization and cooperative learning. This is an all round multi-activity day camp that involves lots of interaction, handling of and caring for the horses and small animals at the stables. Although this is not a riding intensive horse camp, there will be individual "mini lessons" in horsemanship and basic riding skills scheduled throughout the week for campers who wish to ride. Afternoon activities include games, craft and group activities.
*Note: We will do our best to accommodate riding, but n the event of extreme heat or other prohibitive conditions, riding may not be guaranteed. The health and safety of our horses, staff and campers are our priority.
What to Bring?
refillable water bottle lunch clothes that can get dirty! sunblock and insect repellent closed toe shoes for barn time and hiking a healthy snack
swimwear and towel on hot days
Helmets are required for youth under the age of 16 when in the horse barn and/or working around or riding the horses. We provide helmets, but feel free to bring your own ASTM equine safety certified helmet.
What Not to Bring?
phone, tablet or other devices any valuables
food for the animals (we'll supply treats!)
Full day camp, 9am to 4 pm $400
Half day Pre K camp, 9am to 12 pm $350
Half day Tween camp, 1 pm to 4 pm $350
Questions? Call 585-787-9835 and leave a detailed message or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Camp Weeks 2023
June 26-June 30 Pre k AM only
June 26-June 30 Tween Camp, afternoon only
July 3-July 7
July 10-14 FULL
July 24-28 3 spots left, please call before registering to check availability
July 31- Aug 4 2 spots left, please call before registering to check availability
August 21-25 PreK AM only
August 21-25 Tween Camp, afternoon only
August 28-Sept 1
Registration & Payment
Step 1: REGISTER ONLINE
Click here to fill out online registration application.(s)
****Do not register for any week that is indicated as "SOLD OUT".****
Step 2. PAY YOUR DEPOSIT
Select a method below to submit the required $50 deposit:
Click the blue "Shop" button below for credit card or Paypal
Balance due is expected on or before the first day of camp. If paying on first day of camp, please arrive 10-15 minutes early for processing. Balances may be paid in person by cash, check, money order or Venmo only. Credit cards are not accepted for balances due as we do not have a card reader on the premises. If paying cash, please bring exact amount as our staff do not carry change.