Learn to Ride a Horse This Summer at Lockwood Park

Registration is underway for group horse riding lessons this season at Rockford Park District's Lockwood Park and Trailside Equestrian Centre.

A variety of lesson programs is offered throughout the spring, summer, and fall for all skill levels ages seven through adult, including: for children ages 3-6, the "My Little Pony" program provides an introductory riding experience, with weekly four -week sessions beginning May 1 through September 11, 2017; Saddle Up lessons for ages 7 and older offered in four-week sessions throughout the season, and Hit the Trails four-week trail ride lessons for ages 10 and older, offered once a month, June-August.

Horseback riding camps are also offered: Little Buckaroo Pony Camp for ages 5-7, and Saddle Up Camp for ages 8-16, both offered in June and July sessions, and Blazing Saddles Advanced Camp for ages 8-16 (pre-requisite - must have completed either Level 2 or Saddle Up Camp), offered in July and August.

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