Black Range Horsemanship Camp
Now is the time to plan for a great summer adventure at the Black
Range Horsemanship Camp, located in the beautiful Cuchillo Mountains of New Mexico.
One camp session is offered for boys and girls ages 8 through high school graduation.
All skill levels of horsemanship instruction is available from the
beginning rider to the advanced.
We have a seasoned staff led by Greg Evans, a
nationally certified camp director.
Greg has over 50 years of
horsemanship and camp experience and has been operating the Black Range
Horsemanship Camp since 1991.
Camp begins with Sunday supper in the beautiful lodge at the camp facility located on
the scenic Chihenne Ranch in the majestic Cuchillo Mountains near Winston and Chloride New Mexico.
Chihenne ranch has over 8000 acres to ride and explore. The ranch has numerous Indian sites, with
some dating back to before 1200 A.D., complete with petroglyphs.
Besides lots of horseback riding and instruction there are numerous other exciting
activities for all ages.
- Horseback Riding
- Arts and Crafts
- Indian Lore
- Sports and Games
- Rifle Shooting
- Skeet Shooting (older campers)
- Drama, Skits and Dancing
- Field Trips to: (Elephant Butte
Lake, the Gila National Forest, a Ghost Town, a Silver Mine and cave if conditions permit.
- Cattle Drive (if range conditions permit)
- Cattle Branding (if range conditions permit)
On the last day of camp each camper has an opportunity to participate in a
rodeo as well as other "tribal" games to be able to show the camp their
newly acquired skills. Campers sleep in
shelters or bunkhouses on cots. Parents are invited on the last day of camp for parents night,
dinner and campfire.
Sign up NOW for a Great
Act quickly to secure a spot for a great summer experience. The
number of campers is limited so it is very important to make your reservations as soon as
2017 Camp Session:
July 9 through July
22, 2017 - $900.00
For those campers who cannot attend the entire camp session half
sessions are available on a limited basis, at a cost of $500.00.
Half sessions are offered July 9 - July 15, 2017 or July 16 - July 22,
2017 Campers attending half sessions will not necessarily receive
the full camp program. Some programs are only offered one time
during the regular camp session.
If two or more campers attend from the same family each camper receives a 10%
discount in camp fees. Returning
campers can earn a $50.00 credit for each new camper they refer who attends camp.
A deposit of $100 is required to reserve a space at camp. There are
some partial camperships available on a per need basis. Contact
the Black Range Camp to see if you qualify. To register for camp,
please print the registration form and mail it to the address below.
information please contact us either by mail, telephone or click on the
mailbox below to send us an e-mail.