Equestrian

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Come Ride with Us!

Our well-respected program is geared for girls in kindergarten through high school. We invite you to come ride with us!

Camp Riding

Our resident and day horse camp sessions at Camp Little Cloud offer amazing experiences to learn about caring for and riding horses!

From casual to progressive, our horse camp sessions offer different levels of difficulty as girls grow.

Troop Riding

Ride our horses as a Girl Scout troop at Camp Little Cloud (20 minutes from Dubuque, Iowa)! Girl Scout Juliettes can ride too!

2014 Spring Riding Schedule

To reserve your riding time, call Janice or Gina at 1-800-798-0833.

See our Horseback Riding Guidelines. Note: there is a 250 pound weight limit per rider.

Equestrian Programs

Horse Fun & Horse Smart Program Kits
Girl Scout Brownie and Junior volunteers can check out the Horse Fun or Horse Smart program patch kits to help girls earn the Horse Fun patch or the Horse Smart patch! For a fee of $5, volunteers can check out the kits for 3 months. Contact Angela at AngelaV@GirlScoutsToday.org and 800-798-0833 for questions and to arrange for check out.

Ranch Hands
Ranch hands are advanced riders in 8th-12th grade and help with the Troop Riding program. Acceptance into the Ranch Hand program is based on an interview and riding test. Ranch Hands are required to saddle and bridle by themselves, ride in a specified patterns at a walk, jog and lope, and show that they are mature enough to work as staff. Contact Angela at AngelaV@GirlScoutsToday.org and 800-798-0833 for more information.

Trail Leaders
Trail Leaders are adult volunteers that help with the Troop Riding program. Contact Angela at AngelaV@GirlScoutsToday.org and 800-798-0833 for more information.