2022 Apple Tree Farm Summer Programs
Young Riders Weeks:
9:00-5:30 Early drop off*- $655
*more information below
Days include 1½ hours of riding in small groups. Appropriate for beginner riders through those who are riding independently. Barn lectures to include: Barn safety, First aid, healthcare, horse management. Limited to 14 riders. Riders often do multiple weeks so we vary information during each week.
Things you will need: Lunch, drinks, sunscreen, fly-spray. Change of clothes. Properly fitted SEI approved helmet. Boots with a heel (no hiking boots)
Release form, registration form and full payment is required to secure spot! Enter Online
Note: Not all activities during our Summer Programs occur at our farm!
Early Drop Off Young Rider's Program
Available for Young Riders weeks only
Times: 9:00 - 5:30 Cost $655
Geared for parents who need full day of activities. Riders spend the morning doing arts & crafts, playing sports and games, swimming or going on nature hikes. At 12:30, riders join the rest of the group for the Young Rider Program.
Dates: June 28-29, July 19-20, August 9-10, August 24-25
Each rider will have a lesson each day plus a barn lesson. Limited to 3 riders.
Things you will need: Lunch, drinks, sunscreen/fly spray. Properly fitted SEI approved helmet. Long pants, boots with a heel. Enter Online
Please sign our ATF schedule page so we know who is planning to come to each session.
Registration: A completed Information form, release form, and full payment required to secure spot.
August 17-21 (W-Su) Advanced Young Riders Program. This program is for riders who are already showing at 3-phase schooling events.
Wed. Aug. 17 arrive at 12:00- Dressage lessons, Barn lessons Finish at 5
Thursday. Aug. 18 arrive at 11:00 - SJ Lesson , Barn lessons Finish at 4
Friday, Aug. 19 arrive at 10 - XC lesson at Hazel Grove Finish at 3
Sat, Aug 20 Time TBD Leave for Valinor Farm - XC Schooling at Valinor Farm
Sunday, Aug. 21 Schooling event at Valinor Farm - Plymouth, Mass
We will be staying at Blue Spruce Hotel in Plymouth, Mass. - (508) 224-3990 Caitlin will be going with me. If parents would like to come you should call immediately and book a room. Do not book online as they require a 2 night minimum on line but if you call and mention Valinor Farm they should let you book for the one night. I have booked 3 rooms so please let me know if you are booking rooms and if your child will stay with you so I will adjust rooms accordingly.
Camp will include: The lessons, The schooling and trailering to Hazel grove, The XC schooling the day before Valinor, The show entry fee (I will enter them), trailering to Valinor, Barn lectures, overnight supervision at Valinor, Use of ATF horse or boarding of horse at ATF during camp.
It will not include: Hotel fee $195+ tax /room (we will split by number of people/probably 4- in room) , Stabling ($60), Shavings (about $15) and meals.
Feel free to call Alison with any questions at 603-465-9592.