Every year at Hollyfast Meadows we host our annual
summer camp, 2008 saw the 10th aniversary of this event.
Hollyfast Meadows Summer Camp is a five day residential
equine experience held during the school's summer holiday
period and is packed with a mixture of riding, tuition
and other fun activities.
2015 Dates - 10th - 14th August 2015
Campers are now required to have their own horse or pony for camp.
Anyone not based at Hollyfast is welcome to book in and bring their own horse or pony.
The 2015 Camp Booking Form.
- Riding (Schooling, Jumping, Gymkhana, Dressage,
Hacking, Showing and Cross Country)
- Stable Management and Tack Cleaning
- Talks and Demonstrations
- Games and Quizzes
- Barbeque and Disco Night
Campers are put into riding groups based on their
ability and into duty groups with a team leader. A competition
is held during the week to see which duty group can
get the most points for the duties they are assigned
on a daily basis. Prizes are awarded at the end of camp
presentation on the Friday afternoon.
In Previous years we have had a Carriage Driving demonstration provided by Peter, Emma, Ken and Caroline Young and their ponies. Tuition and a show from the Jive Pony display team as well as various other instructors and demonstrators from the equestrian world.
Regulations and Booking Information
Summer Camp is supervised by an experienced team of
riding instructors and other staff who ensure the smooth
running of the event. All staff are CRB checked and
there is always a first aider on site. Canvas accomodation
(tents), catering, activities and entertainment are
all provided. Campers are now required to have their own horse or pony for camp.
Anyone not based at Hollyfast is welcome to book in and bring their own horse opr pony.
Due to insurance regulations we are unable to offer
the camp on a residential basis to anyone under the
age of eight. However, we are able to offer the camp
on a day camper basis for children aged seven and below
who wish to take part.
Spaces are limited so early booking is advisable, please Contact Us to check availability and then download and complete the Camp Booking Form and send it with your deposit to the addtess on the form.