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Overnight / Day Summer Camp for kids - let's ride!

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Motorcycle training facility

Located near Austin, Texas

 

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A DAY IN THE LIFE OF OUR CAMPERS…

7:45 – 8:30am

MORNING PICK-UP/THE BUS RIDE:  the adventure begins on our own Iron Horse Bus complete with A/C, videos, dedicated staff & a breakfast taco stop along the way!

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9:15am

ARRIVAL :  Mondays – Aaaaand we’re OFF!  A big “Welcome to the Ranch!” at the Rec Center helps Campers feel at home, with Introductions-all-Around, a Group Orientation & Locker

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All Other Days   Campers gather for instruction before mounting their bikes 

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9:45 –11:30 am

(10:30 start on Mondays)

MORNING RIDE TIME:    On Mondays, we start at the Beginner Tracks at the Barn, where all Campers go through drills before being able to move on to the next level of tracks.

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The rest of the week, Campers experience the full glory of our 100 acres of tracks & trails, as they progress in their skill level.   Riding is done 20 minutes on the bike and 20 minutes off, for hydration & rest, until lunchtime.

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LUNCHTIME:                     11:30 – 12:30 – takes place in our pleasant “Café”, where campers & staff bring sack lunches or eat the meals cooked fresh daily by Mrs. Turner for those who purchased the Lunch Meal Plan.  

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Lunchtime is also a time to relax, talk about the morning’s ride, eat as much as you want, lounge in a hammocks or play a game.

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AFTERNOON

RIDE TIME:                         12:30 – 2:00 – Everyone gets back with their Coach and onto their bike for more fun & adventure all over the Ranch.   20 minutes on

                                             Bike, 20 minutes off & can include fishing, until 2:00pm

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FRIDAYS  1:00-2:00 – SHOW DAY:  parents are invited to come watch their Campers display their riding abilities, take pictures, see the Ranch

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POOL TIME:                       2:00 – 3:00 – Pool Time!  The perfect way to cool off and rejuvenate after hours of riding activity on the Ranch.  Lifeguard monitored swim, play & volleyball.  Cold Watermelon served to all with a Special Treat provided daily by Mrs. Turner in the Café.

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A DAY IN REVIEW:            3:00 – 3:30 - a review of daily pictures & video taken of riders; highlight lessons learned

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DEPARTURE &

BOARDING BUS:               3:30 – 3:45 – Back to the Rec Center for Lockers, filling up water bottles & boarding the bus for home!

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AFTERNOON

DROP-OFF:                         4:30 – 5:15 – the day’s adventures wind down on a peaceful, air-conditioned ride back to the Pick-up/Drop-off locations for the week, with a Camper-voted movie playing & Mr. Turner’s ad-libbing commentary over the PA system  .  Parents will testify…their children will come home so excited, full of stories and then fall asleep!

 

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