Exclusive to GSMIDTN, Vaqueras are trained to prepare horses and assist girl participants in the various horse programs offered to Girl Scouts at Camp Sycamore Hills. Vaqueras will also participate in a riding lesson on days they volunteer after training.
Who is it for? Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, Ambassadors, and Adults!
What prerequisites do I need? 12 years old or in the 7th grade
What council training do I need? Council Vaqueras training
How long will it take? After attending the council training, you will plan activities and work directly with younger girls in various horse programs. This could be through Summer Camp, field trips, or during certain council programs. You’ll work your way up through the five levels of Vaqueras.
How do I get started? Attend training! Vaqueras trainings are in CouncilAlignMENT. Then keep in touch with the equestrian team to find out about upcoming opportunities.