Shoshone Creek Ranch Camp :: Grades 5-10

Shoshone Mountain Retreat 18

The perfect week for youth who love horses!

From campers who have never ridden a horse, to those who ride every day, all skills levels are welcome.

Located at our western guest ranch in a gorgeous, riverside mountain setting at Shoshone Mountain Retreat! Develop your horse skills in the arena and on trails at Shoshone Creek Ranch, at our rustic mountain guest ranch in a gorgeous creek-side setting. Daily horse time, plus popular camp activities like splashing in the swimmin’ hole, the 40-foot natural climbing wall, tubing the river, crafts, campfire cooking, worship & Bible study. Operated under an Outfitter & Guides Permit from the Idaho Panhandle National Forests.

The program includes care and knowledge of horses and tack with a focus on safety, grooming, horse & ranch chores, saddling, leading, mounting and daily riding.

Ranch camp takes a maximum of 16 campers per week, so register with your friends early!

All weeks: All skill levels. Riders are evaluated at camp by our professional wranglers and divided into age and skill level groups.

Rider Qualifications

  • Campers must be entering 5th – 10th grade.
  • Riders must be at least 4’6” tall in order to have adequate control over a horse.
  • Riders must be able to mount and dismount a horse without assistance and meet the rigors of riding on uneven terrain for three miles.
  • Participants must be able to understand English and follow visual or verbal commands.
  • Participants must be able to withstand summer exposure to the outdoors, including hot, cold or wet weather.
  • Campers who have physical disabilities, arthritis, back or neck pain, decreased motor skills, are overweight or have other physical issues may have difficulty balancing, staying seated, holding the reins or controlling a horse.

Dates Offered

5th-7th Grade Girls Weeks

  • July 7-12, 2024
  • July 21-26, 2024

7th-10th Grade Girls Weeks

  • August 11-16, 2024

5th-7th Grade Boys & Girls Weeks

  • June 23-28,2024
  • July 14-19, 2024

7th-10th Grade Boys & Girls Weeks

  • June 30-July 5, 2024 (7th-9th grades)
  • July 28-August 2, 2024
  • August 4-9, 2024


Shoshone Creek Ranch


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