Frequently Asked Questions

What do I need to bring?

All participants must wear jeans or riding breaches! Please also bring a water bottle. Participants may wear their own smooth soled Cowboy/Cowgirl style boots and may bring their own current horseback riding helmet (subject to staff inspection and approval). We also have loaner boots and helmets available for use.


Who do I contact for information about equestrian programs? 

Please contact our Equestrian Center at [email protected] or call 817-626-0902.


Is the Equestrian Center’s address the same as Camp Carter’s? 

No, the Equestrian Center’s address is 5800 Meandering Rd., Fort Worth, TX 76114. It is located though the gates to the Castleberry Sports Complex.


Does Camp Carter offer private and group riding lessons? 

Yes, please visit our Riding Lessons for more details.


Can I book a birthday party or group party at the Equestrian Center? 

Yes! Camp Carter hosts birthday and group parties year round. Please visit our Groups and Parties  for more details.


What activities can I book for my birthday/group party?

 There are several activities we offer. We can customize a program for you or you can choose one of our packages. Visit our Horse Party Page for more details.


If you have any additional questions please call the YMCA Camp Carter Equestrian Center at 817-626-0902 or email [email protected]