Need a career change? Trying to get your foot in the door with a Guide Outfitter? Or just wanting a week getaway to improve your wrangling skills?
Whatever your reasoning, we have the course for you!
Offering small group sizes of up to 10 participants, this seven day course will give you plenty of one on one training with experienced Guides, Outfitters, a Licensed Farrier and Ticketed Faller.
After completion of the course you will be placed in a wrangling position, with a Guide Outfitter, for the upcoming season. We also offer the course at a discounted rate if you do not want a placement.
The course takes place a half hour north west of Prince George, B.C. the first week of July.
BRIEF COURSE OUTLINE:
7 days long
-basic horse skills & saddling
-horse trimming & shoeing
-packing and tying diamonds
-hauling awkward loads on pack horses
-skinning & caping
-tent camp set up
-out camp cooking
We will also be doing an overnight trail ride with the saddle horses and pack horses that you will be working with throughout the course.
During this course participants will be staying in wall tents and/or back pack tents.
All meals are included, with some campfire cooking as an added experience.
This course is a co-ed course and is offered to all age groups (minimum age requirement is 16 years old, unless otherwise agreed upon with Millers Outdoors)
No horse experience is needed.
Course Date: July 1st to July 7th
Course Rate: $3,500.00 CAD with placement*
$2,500.00 CAD without placement *
*placement = after completion of the course, we will place you with a Guide Outfitter as a Wrangler for the upcoming season. Usually starting mid to end of July.