Upcoming Events

When we aren’t hosting outside groups, we are busy putting on our own programming! We have years of experience hosting our own events like annual Girl Scout weekends, training and certification courses, and equestrian rides. Check to see what’s going on at the OLC this season or register for an upcoming event!

Equestrian Programs

Saddle up!! Horizons Outdoor Learning Center and Horizons Equestrian Center offer a variety of horseback riding activities that are open to riders of all ages and experience levels. Our experienced Equestrian Team matches riders with the perfect horse for their size and experience level. From trail rides (offered from April 1st through November 7th) to private pony parties, there is something for everyone at Horizons Equestrian Center! Review our offerings below. Please call our Customer Service Team for availability or to reserve your ride.

To learn more about the trail rides, pony parties, and lessons offered through Horizons Equestrian Center please visit the full Equestrian Webpage. 

Girl Scout Weekends

We are excited to announce two exclusive Girl Scout Weekends for the Fall of 2023! Program prices include: 2 nights of lodging for all, 5 meals beginning with breakfast on Saturday and continuing through lunch on Sunday, a welcome campfire on opening night, and 1 and a half full days of exciting programming on Saturday and Sunday! Younger scouts will enjoy having a pony party, building confidence at the climbing tower, meeting our friendly farm animals, and learning wilderness skills! Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassador Scouts will experience our high ropes course, zipline, and giant swing, as well as participate in a ring ride or trail ride with our friendly horses. Troops will be able to choose from a series of rich experiences on Sunday morning, including a garden to table cooking class, a native bird focused hike, and wild caving at nearby Glade’s Cave!

  • September 15th – 17th serving Daisies, Brownies and Juniors: Troop Leader/Chaperone Rate $110.00 and Scout Rate $255.00
  • October 27th – 29th serving Cadettes, Seniors and Ambassadors: Troop Leader/Chaperone Rate $110.00 and Scout Rate $276.00

Want to sign up? Give us a call at 540-896-7600 and speak to our Customer Service Team to get registered.


*If you are interested in day programs, check out Horizons at Hemlock Overlook.