Groups and Parties

Groups & Troops 

The YMCA Camp Carter Equestrian Center offers many programs for your group or troop. We can also customize programs to fit your needs. If you need volunteer projects, help earning your next badge, or just simple want your group to experience horses, contact us at

817-738-9241 or [email protected]


Our covered riding arena and picnic area are available for rentals and birthday parties. Riding, ground activities, and anything in between – we offer a variety of activities suitable for anyone.  Unfortunately we are unable go to private residents at this time. To set up your customized party package, contact us at 817-738-9241 or [email protected]

Our Popular Packages


Program Length Ages
Arena games & ground activity 1 or 2 hours 4+
Arena games 30 min or 1 hour  4+
Trail & ground activity 1 or 2 hours 8+
Painted Ponies 30 min 4+
Ground activities 30 min or 1 hour 4+
Volunteer Projects 1 hour min & 5 hours max 6+

Alternative programs may be planned if weather conditions jeopardize the safety of campers or horses.


Safety is our top priority. For all horse programs, we recommend that participants wear heeled boots, or close toed shoes. Long pants and protective helmets are required of all riding participants. Loaner helmets and boots are available if needed.


Peyton’s Kindness Project – Giving the gift of horses to others!
Painted Ponies
Scouts Volunteer Day