Achorn Acres Farm

Summer Horse Camp Upton Massachusetts

Summer programs

Announcement:   All sessions AM are now full.  We still have space in PM sessions and Barn Buddies full day/half day options

Summer Horse Camp Ages 6 -16

Full day 8am-3pm

Half day Morning 8:30am-11:30am

Half day Afternoon 12:30-3:30

Explore the world of horses through this fun interactive camp. Open to all riding experience levels (beginners welcome).  Children will ride a horse daily, The remainder of the time will be spend on educational projects, horse care, horsemanship and crafts.  It will cover grooming, leading, mounting a horse, steering, stopping and riding at the walk and trot. On Thursdays students will participate in a “game day” on horseback. Students must wear long pants and boots with a heel. They may bring a helmet with them if they have one. Loaner helmets will be available for students that do not have their own.  Students will not be allowed to ride in sneakers. Students are to bring a water bottle and snack that does not contain nuts. AM and PM sessions will cover different topics. Student that would like a full day option can sign up for the AM and PM session; a supervised ½ hour lunch included at no additional charge for students doing both sessions (they must bring their own bag lunch).   

Total cost $200/half day $375/full day

Week 1 7/8-7/11 -FULL

Week 2 7/15-7/18   -AM full/full day full

Week 3 7/22-7/25 -

ALL AM SESSIONS Of AM horse camp in week 1 and 2 are FULL!   We still have space open in PM session of week 2 and week 3 full day camp.  

Barn Buddies

Full day 8am-3pm

Half day 8:30am-11:30am or 12:30-3:30

We are happy to announce that we will be offering a Barn Buddies farm program again this summer. During this program children will get hands on experience with farm animals. In addition to learning about horses, children will get hands on experience with goats, ducks, rabbits, alpacas and chickens. Additional farm animals may be added as well.  Each day children will have an opportunity to have an option horse/pony ride. We will talk about fibers from animals and how we use it to make clothes as well as learning about growing food for people and animals. This program is open to children age 4-16. . Students may enroll in both AM and PM sessions; a supervised ½ hour lunch included at no additional charge for students doing both sessions (they must bring their own bag lunch).   

Total cost $200/half day $375/full day

Week 1  6/24-6/27

Week 2  7/29-8/1 

Other program
Pony Pals, Saddle Club are now full but there may be space available through Westborough recreation

Program Name______________________________________________________________

(Example: Half day horsemanship camp)

Session Number_____________________________________________________________

(Examples: Session 1 6/25-6/28)

total amount due $__________

Student Information Form
Name: ____________________________________________________ Age__________
Parents/ Guardian’s Name: _________________________________________________________________________
Address: ____________________________________________________________
Phone Numbers (including area code)
Home: (____)_______________________ Work: _(____)___________________
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(will be used to confirm registration)

Emergency Contact:
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Is child/ are you allergic to anything? Yes _________ No_________
If so, what? ________________________________________________________________________
Is child/ are you taking any medication that we should know about? Yes ____No______
Other information that we may want to know about your child: (helpful information may include special accommodations, sensitivities or learning styles that may help us teach your child) _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Under Massachusetts law, an equine professional is not liable for an injury to, or the death of a participant in equine activities resulting from the inherent risks of equine activities pursuant to section 2D of chapter 128 of the General Laws.
Signature (Parent or Guardian)________________________________________________________Date_____
Please send this form and check made out to: Coachman’s Legacy to 267 North Street, Upton Ma 01568.   $50 deposit is due per session  (example: if you sign up for one week of horse camp, one week barn buddies and one session saddle club $150 would be due)   Deposits are NONREFUNDABLE, They may be transferred to another week is available.

 Printable Registration form

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