Earthbound Kids connects children to natural fun in the safe and scenic setting of the Earthbound Kids tree farm. Inspiring their ...
Earthbound Kids connects children to natural fun in the safe and scenic setting of the Earthbound Kids tree farm. Inspiring their passion for the planet through adventure-packed summer camps, active outdoor birthday parties, and rich school programs.
------ PROGRAMS ------ A) Summer Camps
- Camp Treetop is our multi-activity outdoor camp for kids 4-12 yrs. Kids learn and explore as they play with bugs, grow food, get messy, and have fun doing all the things they love to do including horseback riding, swimming, sports, archery, outdoor education, and more! Activities and programs are designed around 4 age groups: Seedlings (4-5 yrs), Explorers (6-7 yrs), Rangers (8-9 yrs) and Trailblazers (10-12 yrs).
- Farm & Wildlife is a hands-on experience for young people from 8 to 12 years of age who want to make the world a better place for animals. Each day we explore and seek to understand our own connections to animals who live on the farm, in our homes, and in the wild.
- Good Sports multi-sport program for ages 6 to 12 yrs includes a variety of sports daily like soccer, floorball, basketball, climbing, beach volleyball, and BMX riding. Available for two age groups – Good Sports Junior for 6 to 7 years and Good Sports Senior for 8 to 12 years.
- Saddle Skills is our Horseback Riding Camp for ages 8 to 13 yrs. Participants must be able to walk and trot independently without a leader. In this camp, riders will be challenged a bit more with exercises, such as posting trots, navigating over poles and around obstacles, and memorizing patterns. Please note our beginners Saddle Club summer camps will not run in 2020.
- Junior Equestrians is focused on teaching your riders all that they need to know for show day! This camp is for ages 8 to 13 years who are interested in getting into competitive riding or improving their competitive riding level.
- The LEAP Leaders in Training and Counsellors in Training programs are designed for campers 12 to 16 years of age who are preparing for their first volunteer and or work experience. Participants will learn about what it takes to lead, how to work effectively in a team, effective communication, behavior management, and much more.
B) PA Day Camps
- Earthbound Kids offers year-round PA Day & School Break Day Camp programs for kids 4 to 12 years of age.
- Our popular Saddle Club program for kids 6-12 years is a great opportunity for kids to learn to ride and care for horses, more experienced young riders have a chance to improve their skills while everyone has fun with friends in the fresh outdoors.
- Our Treetop PA Day programs offer a great rounded day for kids 4 to 12 years. Kids will get a chance at horseback riding, sports, BMX biking*, arts & crafts, and more. Both of our camp programs offer a different theme each day.
B) Winter Break Camp: Winter activities include snowshoeing, ice skating, and learning how animals survive in the winter – plus all the regular fun we have on PA Days at the farm!
C) March Break Camp
D) Earthbound Tots: Special programming geared especially for young children. Come out to Earthbound Kids at our Stouffville/Pickering location and enjoy a morning on the farm with your little ones!
E) Earthbound Workshops
F) After-School Programs: Whether your child is interested in trying horseback riding for the first time or has had experience with horses and riding, Earthbound offers lessons that suit each child’s ability. Our instructors provide an enjoyable and, positive learning experience by incorporating games and fun activities into the lesson plans.
G) Birthday Parties:
- Earthbound Kids is the perfect place for a party, whether it’s for five little animal lovers or fifty sports-crazed kids. Our 12-acre facility has indoor and outdoor options so rain or shine the party will go on!
- All parties include use of the Earthbound farm facility: playground, sand pit, tricycle track, picnic areas, farm animal area, sports fields, and courts.
- If you’d like to incorporate a special activity such as horseback riding or have an Earthbound leader at the party to referee sports or help with crafts we can arrange that too. Parties can be booked year- round though itineraries may differ from season to season.