Oak Acres Summer Camp Page
This year we are excited to announce our venue for summer camp 2008 will be located at Fiddlers Green Ranch in Altoona Florida. Fiddlers Green Ranch is a beautiful equestrian facility, located in the heart of the Ocala National Forest (Click here to see a map and photos); complete with a covered, lighted riding arena, a screened, heated swimming pool, tennis courts as well as spacious and comfortable villas for the overnight campers. Our counselors will stay in the villas and the ratio of counselors to campers is 1 to 3. The villas have all the conveniences of home and a large deck to sit and relax and take in the beautiful scenery. Due to the demand, this year our camp sessions will include both day camps and overnight camps.
Day Camp: Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. through 3:00 p.m. Day Camp (Weekly) Rate: $300.00 (US) for the week . Day Campers will need to bring: sun screen (waterproof spf 30 recommended) bathing suits, shorts, a towel, long pants (preferably riding pants) as well as boots or shoes with a heel (Click here to see an example). All Day Campers will also need to bring a sack lunch. Day Camp (Daily) Rate: $65.00 (US) per day.
Overnight Camp: Monday through Friday. Overnight Campers will be provided with three nutritious meals a day as well as snacks. Overnight Campers will need to pack 3-4 sets of t-shirts, as well as 3-4 pairs of long pants (preferably riding pants), boots or shoes with a heel (Click here to see an example)., running/tennis shoes, 2 towels, a bathing suit and sun screen (waterproof spf 30 recommended). Each Villa will have a live in counseler, kitchen, bathroom, satellite TV, broadband WiFi and a washer and dryer. Overnight Camp Rate: $500.00 (US) for the week.
Weekend Clinics and Shows: We will be offering clinics each weekend during our summer camp period and Hunter Jumper shows thw last weekend of each month (Click here for more information)
Here are the camp dates:
Session 1 - June 9th through June 13th M-F
Session 2 - June 16th through June 20th M-F
Session 3 - June 23rd through June 27th M-F
Note: July & August camp dates to be announced
Note due to the demand we are considering additional classes in July & August. Please note on your camp form if you would be interested in July & August camps. The 2008 Camp Season will culminate in a Hunter / Jumper show at the end of each camp month. These shows will be open to the public and all students attending camp.
Training and Instruction (Click Here To See A Photo)
"Hands on" instruction in these areas: Safety and horsemanship, grooming, stable management, individual expert riding instruction (in a covered arena). Student’s ride one at a time while the group watches, learns and interacts.
Also swimming, tennis, theme movies, and lots of other fun activities.
Camp Forms: To download and print camp forms (Click here or on the Camp Forms Button). Note - these forms must be completed and received by Oak Acres Farms (with check) at least two weeks prior to camp date.
To contact :
P.O. Box 25
Barberville, FL 32105