Horseback Riding Camps

Carousel (1)

One-week camp for participants ages 8-14. Emphasizes horse safety, education, and FUN! Campers are assigned an equine partner for the week. Educational activities include lessons in equine behavior, health and nutrition, and general equine maintenance and care. Daily riding activities include direct riding instruction, games on horseback, and the chance to experience both English and Western riding. Games and craft-based activities complement the instructional day.  

Questions? Call the Carousel Park Office at 302-995-7670.

July 18-July 22

Two time options available:

Cost: $300

What to Bring: Attire for riding: Riding boots or hard-soled shoes with 1/2” heel, jeans, or long pants. Helmets will be provided as needed.

  • Lunch and snack: In our efforts to keep everyone safe, we have established a “No Nut” policy in our program. We ask participants to read labels and not bring any food items that contain nuts.
  • Refillable water bottle.
  • One change of clothes (t-shirt, jeans or shorts).
  • Sunscreen and insect repellent.

Campers will report to the barn office and a parent/guardian must sign each camper in and out each morning and afternoon. If someone other than the parent/guardian will be picking up the camper, a photo ID and a note from the parent/guardian is required.

Required Documents

To submit your forms:
Scan and email to 
Elyssa.Doner@newcastlede.gov
Fax to (302) 395-5785
Mail to Carousel Park, 3700 Limestone Road, Wilmington, DE 19808