Pinegrove Dude Ranch

Located in the Catskill Mountains on 600 acres, Pinegrove Family Dude Ranch brings the wonders of the outdoors to life with horseback riding, camping, fishing, swimming, and more. Some of the additional facilities include paintball, bocce, horseshoes, a petting zoo, and a rock-climbing wall. After sundown, groups can enjoy bonfires, dinner, a live DJ, and game nights. During the winter months, the ranch offers skiing (equipment and instructions provided), snow tubing and ice skating (equipment provided), game room/pool/air hockey (additional charge). Day and overnight trips are available for groups of all sizes.
 
Contact Info
Address: 30 Cherrytown Rd, Kerhonkson, NY 12446. Ulster County. Tel: 1-800-346-4626. Website: www.pinegroveranch.com. Hrs: Vary.  
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: 3rd-College. Activity Type: Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Physical Education.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Physical Education.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Horseback Riding Lesson Plan

Mankind has used horses throughout history for a variety of reasons: transportation, work, recreation, sport, and therapy. Despite the introduction of other vehicles, horses are still being used around the world as primary means of transportation and aid in farming. Students observe the anatomy and demeanor of horses and the physics relating to their abilities. ... Continue