June 12-17, 2016
Improve your horsemanship skills while having fun with other 4-H’ers. A highly qualified camp staff will introduce the beginning rider to the basics of horsemanship while advanced riders can learn new and better horsemanship skills and showing techniques.
Special features of the camp include educational lectures, riding lessons, showmanship, judging contests, trail rides and training demonstrations. Instruction will be given in hunt seat, western and gaming styles, with additional instruction in dressage, non-trotting or eventing if enough interest exists. Campers must supply his/her own horse, equipment, feed, and transportation. The camp will provide sawdust for the stalls.
The North Carolina 4-H Horsemanship Camp is held in June of each year at Millstone 4-H Camp. This rustic camp is located in Richmond County near the town of Ellerbe.
2016 Camp Costs
Registration Fee – $420 (includes $50 deposit) Link to Millstone site for registration form: http://www.millstone4hcamp.com/registration.html
Once the registration form and deposit have been completed and submitted, registered campers will be contact by Extension Equine Husbandry to provide additional Horsemanship Camp paperwork.
Listed below is the link to the 4-H Horsemanship Camp Manual. Please consult this document for additional information and bring a copy to Camp!
2015 NC 4-H Horsemanship Camp Manual– 2016 version Coming Soon!
Please note all applicants for Junior Leader positions must be 16 years of age or older and have attended horsemanship camp at least once. The camper fee for Junior Leaders is $250.00
ALL horses are required to have a Negative Coggins Test for EIA dated April 1st, 2016 or later. No exceptions will be made!
Please direct all equine related questions to:
Alaina Cross- email@example.com
Extension Horse Husbandry
North Carolina State University, Box 7621
Raleigh, N.C. 27695