Friendly Pony Camp, Friendly Pony Parties, Barnyard Pals Pony and Farm Camps 2012 offers weekly summer sessions June 4 through August 24.
Lazy “H” Pony Ranch is located on the Coastside two miles south of Half Moon Bay. There are 40 acres on the property that has 11 ponies, ten horses, three goats, one dog, one cat, two rabbits and six chickens.
Camp registration forms and prices are available on the website.
Lessons are available for children of all abilities. They also offer sessions for birthday parties.
Camp starts at 9 a.m. and ends at 4 p.m. To accommodate working schedules, children can stay 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for supervised ranch play. The teacher to child ratio at the Lazy “H” Pony Ranch is 1:5 and no prior riding experience is necessary.
Children are assigned their pony for the week followed by lessons on how to catch, groom and tack-up. They also learn how to muck out a stall, clean their saddles and bridles. Campers also work on an art project, western wind chimes, or painting horse molds. The days end with everyone feeding and watering all of the animals