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Prospective Camp Applications

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

Dear High Hopes Riders, Parents and Friends:

It’s never too early to start planning for summer!  This year High Hopes will be offering 4 inclusive summer camp sessions. These camp sessions are conducted by PATH Intl. certified therapeutic riding and driving instructors and are filled with equine and educational activities designed to meet the needs of each individual campers.

Summer campers will have the chance to experience incredible new opportunities.  Campers will make new friends, learn new skills and enjoy the summer weather with our heard of 25 horses and ponies.


High Hopes Summer Camp 2017

5 Summer Camp Sessions: Registration Now Open!

Week 5 just added!
July 31 – August 3 Designed for children, ages 4-12 years, as an introduction to horses and riding.

Additional information

Weekly activities will include:
Daily riding lessons
Gymnastics on horseback
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)

Payment & Cancellation Policy
Camp sessions are prepaid and secure your camper’s placement in your desired week of camp. The payment for a camp session must be made in full at least one month prior to camp.

Cancellation policy:  If a camper cancels, their tuition minus a $50 processing fee will be returned only if another camper fills the spot.

Financial Aid:      

Requests must be submitted with a completed summer camp application form by May 22, 2017. Applications will be reviewed and awards, if any, will be made by June 10, 2017.





Contact High Hopes

For Information and Registration

Please feel free to contact Sarah Carlson, Special Programs Manager, or call (860) 434-1974, ext. 115, if you have questions or need more information.

Application deadline is May 22, 2017

Applications must be received with full payment or a non-refundable application fee of $50 in order to ensure your child’s placement.  Participant applications will be reviewed and selected while upholding the spirit of our integrated approach.  Confirmation letters will be mailed after June 5, 2017.  A wait list is maintained in the event of cancellations.

Online Summer Camp Application

Please click link below to complete our online Summer Camp Application.

Application and Information

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 it in.