Diamond R Corral

Horsemanship Saddle Pewter Award
American Cowboy Award

 

Diamond R Corral Program Features

Advanced Horsemanship
Reserved for the real cowboys of the camp, this class begins where the merit badge left off. Scouts practice skills learned in Horsemanship and get plenty of riding too. The cost is $15.00. Class Meets Mon-Thurs. 2-3:30.
Prerequisite: Horsemanship Merit Badge

Trail Rides
A fantastic, relaxing, but exciting way to see the beautiful diversity of Camp Royaneh. One hour trail rides in the afternoon are $12.00. The evening 1 1/2 hour trail rides are just $15.00 at the Trading Post. Sign up early because space is limited. Remember to wear long pants, and Happy Trails. All rides go on sale Sunday evening. Trading Post will only sell one ride per person and you must purchase your own ride.

Outpost Ride
The Corral staff runs an exciting outpost ride to a remote corner of Camp Royaneh - Twilight Ridge. It begins at 5:00 PM on Tuesday with a two hour ride followed by a Chuck Wagon dinner and a night under the stars. in the morning a one hour ride will get riders back to camp for breakfast. Cost is $30.00.

Mountain Man Breakfast Ride
Thursday mornings a one and a half hour ride will depart at dawn for those that appreciate the best part of the day. Watch the world wake up around you, then join us for an outdoor breakfast prepared by the Mountain Men. You’ll need a jacket and maybe even gloves for this one. Cost is $20.00.

Dinner Ride
Thursday Evening Scouts are invited to sign up to join the Corral Staff for a real western cookout. Meet at the barn and head out for an special ride which ends with a special western style meal. Cost is $20.

Horsemanship Merit Badge
This merit badge meets every morning for three hours from 9:30- 12:30. The riding instruction Scouts receive is only a small part of this unique badge. Care and feeding, grooming, and especially safety are an integral part of the badge. Scouts must be at least 13 years old and a minimum of 5 feet tall to take this badge. Class size will be limited and will vary with the number of horses in the herd.  The cost of the Merit Badge is $10.00.

American Cowboy Award

This pewter award if for the true cowboy.  Complete 8/10 tasks around the corral and camp to master the skills of a wrangler.  Both Scouts and Scouters are welcome to participate.

 

Corral Schedule (Times subject to change)

Note: Riders for any of the Corral classes or Trail Rides are required to wear long pants and closed toed shoes.

6:30 - 8:00 Twilight Ridge Breakfast Ride (Tuesday)
Mountain Man Breakfast Ride (Thursday)
9:30-12:30 Horsemanship Merit Badge
2:00 -3:30 Advanced Horsemanship (M-Th)
3:30-5:00 1 Hour Trail Ride (M,.W, F)
5:00 - 7:00 Outpost Ride (Tuesday)
Dinner ride (Thursday)
7:00-8:30 Evening Ride (M,F)
9:00pm Night Ride (M)