HORSE LOVER RESOURCES
Watchung Stables, Mountainside, Jean Jacobus 908-272-8732 (covers Horse Lover's & Horseback Rider Badges)
Lord Stirling Stables, Basking Ridge, 908-766-5955 (covers Horse Lover’s Badges)
Rocking Horse Ranch Resort – All Inclusive Weekend, Friday thru Sunday – includes 3 meals daily, trail rides, instruction, outdoor and indoor pool, water slides, paddle boats, outdoor sports, mini-golf, laser shooting range, sing-along, disco, horse merit badges – 1-800-647-2624 – 600 Rte. 44-55 Highland, NY 12528, www.rhranch.com – weekends fill fast (covers Horse Lover’s and Horseback Rider Badges and Horse IP)
New York Dude Ranches Website -
Malibu Dude Ranch – 351 Foster Hill Road - Milford, PA. http://www.malibududeranch.com/ - oldest working dude ranch in the eastern United States. Located in the scenic Pocono Mountains on a thousand acres of forested land, Malibu is alive with wildlife and history. Trail riding at Malibu is our specialty with the experience of the oldest dude ranch in the east. Novices and old timers can get away from it all deep in the forests of the Pocono’s. Once aboard a horse out in the woods students get a feel for what it must have been like hundreds of years ago. Other activities include hayrides, bonfires, swimming, petting zoo, arcade, hiking, tennis, archery, basketball, volleyball, activities on the lake and rifle range. Accommodations available for overnight trips. GRADE LEVEL: 5th-12th grade. GROUP TYPE: School, Scout, After School, Weekend, Homeschoolers. PROGRAM TYPE: Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Tours. COST: Fee. REGION: NORTH EAST PA.