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|To provide a fun and safe environment, where campers will grow more confident, build compassion and character, and aspire to secure these values for a better community.|
The 4-H Wild West Camp is held at the Oregon 4-H Center just 7 miles northwest of Salem. To learn more about the 4-H center facilities, including maps, check out their website at: 4-H Center website. It is open to all youth completing grades 4-7 (need not be a 4-H member). This overnight camp is designed to give youth hands-on outdoor experiences like hiking, riding horses, canoeing, fishing, archery, swimming, natural science, digital photography, crafts, and more. Campers are placed with trained high school age 4-H counselors and supervised by 4-H youth development staff. Youth participate in traditional campfire activities with songs, skits, s'mores and more.
Horse Track - Although all Wild West campers have one horse riding class, horse track campers get a class every day and stay in the bunkhouses at Horse Camp. Campers will participate in the same free time activities, meals, and evening programs as regular Wild West Campers. Horse Track is open to youth completing grades 6 & 7. Cost is an additional $100.
Similar to the 4-H Horse Track, this camp is open to youth completing grades 4-7. This is designed to be a small camp of up to 20 youth with the focus on learning more about horses. Horses are provided. There will be some recreational classes like Archery, Swimming, Canoeing as well. Cost is $250.
Can't get enough of horses? 4-H Wild West Horse Day Camp runs 9 am to 2 pm daily, Tuesday through Friday, and includes a one night stay thursday night with meals provided. Youth will learn skills in riding and care of horses, learning horse breeds, physchology and behavior. Recreational activities will also be included. Lunch is provided each day.
Wild West Camp Flyer 2017
Wild West Camp Schedule July 10-15, 2017
Wild West Camp Schedule August 15-19, 2017
Wild West Horse Camp Schedule August 8-11, 2017
Please complete this form if your child is bringing Medication to camp
Camp Medication Form