Camp Schedule

Looking to fill that summertime with some equine fun?  We have two spaces remaining for overnight camp the week of June 18th through the 24th and five spaces total remaining for the week of July 10th-14th for both day and overnight camp options for the horse lover in your life.

Overnight Camp

Summer campers arrive 1-3pm on the 18th

Adios, Friends!  Certified horsemanship campers will depart at 8-10am on the 24th

Day Camp

Our equine day camp program runs from 8am-5pm

If children wish to bring a book they may do so.  There will be an opportunity for quiet time during afternoon activities from 3-5pm where campers may retire to their bunks, or after they get ready for bed and before lights out is called.

Huge gentle giant, Maverick, stands while young girl marvels at his red mane and tail during one of our summer camp pony painting activities in South Austin
Enjoy painting a horse in our summer camp program!
Cowboys and cowgirls are at the heart of culture of this beautiful state we call home.  
As cowboy culture continues to blend into the pot of Texas, we hope to provide an 
opportunity to young people who want to learn about horsemanship and how to enjoy 
these impressive animals in a modern world that blends the past and strives to keep 
room for horses in our future.  

 

 

 

The Blog

Thoughts, musings, and ruminations.

Fall Break Camp

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Adult amateur horseback riding student poses with her mount for the day at our San Marcos based stables

Five Tips to Overcome Your Fear of Horseback Riding

Five Tips to Overcome Your Fear of Horseback Riding A refreshing and comedic take on some tips of horseback riding, as told by Marilyn Darrell, an adult beginner horseback rider with Maverick Stables. Heart pounding. Pulse racing. Can’t catch your breath. Panic. And that’s just the thought of being near an animal that is at […]

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Things to do in San Marcos: Wonder World Park

Wonder World Park is a natural and wildlife area, somewhat akin to a mini San Marcos theme park, and perfect for a family looking for another fun activity to do in the area after their ride with Maverick Horse Rentals.  It’s got a little bit of everything, from wondering around a cave with some informative […]

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