This is a 3 day camp usually the 3rd or 4th weekend in April. This camp is open to 4-H members in the Mammoth Cave Area. 4-H members bring their horses to learn riding instruction and participate in workshops related to horse care, showmanship and equitation/horsemanship skills. Information about this camp is usually mailed out in early March. At least one parent or supervising adult must attend with their child.
This contest is open to all 4-H members in district 6. Members will judge a set of four horses on their conformation and performance. Information for sign-ups will be sent out in early March.
District Hippology Contest
This contest is open to all 4-H members in district 6. Members will identify breeds of horses, equipment, colors, markings, etc. The contest will cover a written test, identification stations and judging classes.
This contest is open to all 4-H members in district 6 who have a horse. Members will show their horse for ribbons and prizes. Information for sign-ups will be sent in mid to late March. Show Divisions include: Miniature Horse, Speed Division (Barrels, Poles, Flags, Stake), Western Pleasure and Ranch Division, Walking, Racking and Mountain Division, and Hunt Seat Division.
This is an awards banquet for 4-H members in district 6 who have excelled on the district and state levels. Awards are given to horse judging and hippology contest champions, top ten individuals and top two teams; District Horse Show high point and reserve high point individuals; State Horse Show champions and top ten individuals. The banquet is usually held on the 1st Monday in November. Award winners will receive information in mid to late September.