Wyoming 4-H State Horse Camp
4-H Horse Camp is open to all Wyoming 4-H Club Members, Parents, 4-H Leaders, and Wyoming Extension Personnel. The educational programs presented at Horse Camp are designed to provide practical, hands-on training. The major emphasis of the camp is to improve safe riding and handling skills.
Horse Camp will be held June 16-19, 2016 at the Wyoming State Fairgrounds in Douglas, WY. Registration is limited to 80 participants and is filled on a first-come, first-served basis. 2016 Registration will be available April 15 through May 27.
In an effort to promote a safer, more educational environment for our youth, riding will be limited to youth and instructors only.
All of the activities and presentations are designed to help accomplish the following:
- For the participants to enjoy themselves and have fun
- For the participants to learn and understand horse safety
- For the participants to enhance their horsemanship abilities
- To improve basic horse knowledge through skill-a-thons
- To improve the skills of 4-H Members in areas such as saddling,bridling, basic seat, balance, control turn on haunches, forehand, collection, and lateral flexion.