Prospective Camp Applications

Application forms are required on an annual basis.  Medical forms are valid for 3 years.

Dear High Hopes Riders, Parents and Friends:

Each July High Hopes is pleased to offer four unique sessions of an inclusive summer camp.  The sessions are designed to meet the needs of our campers age and riding skill levels.  These diverse equine and educational activities for children and youth are conducted by PATH Intl. certified therapeutic riding instructors.

Campers will enjoy a summer experience they will never forget.  Making new friends, learning new skills and having fun in the great outdoors at our 120 acre facility with miles of trails and our herd of over 25 horses and ponies.




High Hopes Summer Camp 2014

Session Dates

For more Information


Please feel free to contact Sarah Carlson, Camp Director at  (860) 434‐1974, Ext. 115, or

Weekly activities will include:
Daily riding lessons
Carriage Driving
Daily grooming and tacking
Arts and Crafts
Team building
games & activities

High Hopes Summer Camp is licensed through the State of Connecticut and requires Parents/Guardians requesting medication administration to their child during camp hours to provide appropriate written authorization(s) and the medication to be administered. (THIS INCLUDES EPI-PENS, INHALERS, ORAL AND TOPICAL MEDS)

Cancellation Policy
A 50% reimbursement of payment will be issued IF a cancellation is made four or more weeks before the beginning of the session. After that time, there is no refund.


Scholarship Applications
Applications must be submitted with a completed summer camp application form by April 1, 2013. Increased need as well as decreased sources of funding have reduced the amount of scholarship funds available for summer camp. Scholarship applications will be reviewed and awards, if any, will be made by April 30, 2013.



Deadline for applications is May 2, 2014.

Applications must be received with full payment in order to reserve your child’s placement. Participants’ applications will be reviewed and selected while upholding the spirit of our integrated approach. Confirmation letters will be mailed after May 28th. A wait list is maintained in the event of cancellations.

Payment Form

Must be downloaded, completed and sent to High Hopes with a check for payment.


Summer Camp Application

You can apply online or if you prefer you can download our summer camp application and mail in.