Chaparral is officially approved by the Girl Scouts of the San Francisco Bay Area. We invite your troop to visit Chaparral for an informational session or to pursue an equestrian badge. We offer programs for earning the ‘Horse Rider’ and ‘Horse Fan’ badge. Our well trained, gentle horses and experienced teachers ensure a worthwhile experience for your scouts - from the novice to the skilled rider. For more information call (408) 726-8453.
Scout troops are also welcome to sign up for any of our camps. Check out the camp schedule here.
Horse Fan Badge 1.5 hour introductory program 45 minutes of instruction 45 minutes of riding $35 per scout
Horse Rider Badge Learn about horse safety, grooming, saddling, bridling, riding equipment, and horse anatomy. Also, how to mount, stop, walk and turn. 45 minutes of instruction 45 minutes of riding $35 per scout
Horse Sense Badge Meets all requirements for the horse sense badge: 2 skill builders, 1 technology and 1 service project 6 weeks - 1 hour per week $240 for six weeks, per scout individuals or groups