Summer Camp

​Camps offer a wide range of equestrian activities throughout the day including:  

  • Daily lessons on horseback plus 2 bonus rides (campers ride 7 times during the week)
  • Craft activities
  • Horsemanship learning time which include a wide variety of hands-on activities
  • Barn chores
  • Games
  • Having a great time with others that share a love of horses
  • A fun, active, week-long horse adventure


In 2019, Valley Park will offer camps the following weeks:

​June 17th-21st

​June 24th- 28th (Advanced Camp)

July 8th-12th​

​August 12th-15th (4 day) 


Registration is open


Camps fill up very quickly and only 12 campers are allowed per week so please contact Valley Park if you are interested in signing up your rider!

To reserve a space in one of our camps a $75 deposit per week per rider is required. Deposits are non-refundable unless cancellations are made at least 30 days prior to camp start date. Remaining balance is due at 9 am on the first day of camp. 

Contact us by phone at 515-277-4198 or email at

Barn phone line is currently down. Please contact us by email to register. If you have called since 3/14/19, we did not receive your call.   

Camp Prices are as follows: 

  • 5 day camp:     $325 per child per week           $300 per child for student rate* 
  • 4 day camp:     $275 per child per week           $255 per child for student rate*  

*In order to receive student rate, rider must have a current package of group or private lessons.

​​**Advanced Camp June 24th-28th: Advanced camp is geared towards riders who are currently enrolled in a lesson program. Campers must be able to walk and trot independently, experience cantering is preferred but not required. Please contact us with any questions regarding eligibility. 

Horse camp is open to campers ages 6-14. Camp is geared toward the beginner andintermediate rider. No riding experience required for camp weeks 1, 3, and 4. Camps run from 9:00am until 2:30pm, campers are asked to bring a sack lunch. Helmets, long pants and appropriate footwear are required everyday!​