George School Equestrian Camp
Spend your summer days riding on the beautiful 240-acre George School campus. Learn how to improve your riding and horsemanship skills. We have horses available for beginner to advanced levels.
Our camp includes flatwork, horsemanship, and jumping. Our certified instructors emphasize safety and riding enjoyment for campers ages eight to sixteen*!
*Families with campers under the age of eight who are interested in Equestrian Camp should contact Tiffany Taylor, Equestrian Center Director at 215.579.6710.
2023 Camp Dates and Rates
- Campers must attend two consecutive weeks of camp.
- Families can register for multiple two-week packages and packages do not need to be consecutive.
- Camp days run Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Weeks 1 and 2
|June 20-June 30
*No camp on June 19, 2023
Week 2 – Fox Heath Horse Show*
|Weeks 3 and 4||July 3-July 14
*No camp on July 4, 2023
Week 4 – Fox Heath Horse Show*
Weeks 5 and 6
|July 17-July 28||$1,100||
Week 5 – Delaware Valley University Animal Tour
Week 6 – Fox Heath Horse Show*
|Weeks 7 and 8||July 31-August 11||$1,100||
Week 7 – Horseman’s Outlet
Week 8 – Fox Heath Horse Show*
*Camp is closed June 19, 2023 and July 4, 2023.
*Fox Heath Horse Show – Additional fee for those that choose to show.
Sample Daily Schedule
9:00 to 9:15 a.m. – Arrival at camp
9:15 to 9:45 a.m. – Saddle-up time
9:45 to 11:00 a.m. – Riding time
11:00 to 11:30 a.m. – Untacking and horse care
11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. – Lunch (full-service cafeteria)
12:15 to 2:30 p.m. – Horsemanship, games, swimming, or afternoon ride
2:30 to 3:00 p.m. – Cool off and depart
- Provided by CulinArt, the George School food service provider.
- Lunch options are fresh, healthy, and change daily.
- We are a nut-free camp and do our best to accommodate most food allergies and dietary restrictions.
What to Bring for Camp
- Long pants or jeans for riding and a change of clothes
- Swimsuit and towel
- Boots with a 1/4 inch to 1/2 inch heel (no sneakers or flat boots for riding)
- Sneakers or sandals for non-horse activities
- Water bottle (required)
- Riding helmets (Riding helmets can be supplied by the camp if necessary)
- Sunscreen and bug spray (recommended)
- Registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis.
- We limit participation to eighteen campers per week.
- A $100 non-refundable deposit (per two-week package) must accompany the registration form. This amount will be credited toward the remaining balance of each week.
- The remaining balance of tuition is due on or before June 1. Unpaid balances as of June 1 may jeopardize your child’s reservation in previously reserved weeks.
- A waiting list is created once eighteen riders register for any given two-week package. Applicants who are placed on the waiting list will not be required to pay the initial deposit until a space becomes available.
- No refunds will be given after June 1.
Policies and Guidelines for Good and Safe Horsemanship
- No one except barn employees is permitted in the barn unless the management staff is present.
- Be considerate of people and animals.
- No running or yelling in the barn or around horses.
- Clean up after yourself and others by putting tools and equipment back in their proper storage areas.
- Ask barn management staff before feeding horses.
- When any gates or chains are across the barn door, please do not enter.
Tiffany Taylor, Director of Equestrian Center
1690 Newtown Langhorne Road
Newtown, PA 18940
For Tiffany, the best way to teach horseback riding is to teach each student differently.