The Wrangler is responsible to the Horseman for the success of the horse program, and for caring of the horse string, equipment, facilities and the horseback ride of your assigned camp or cavalcade.
Be able to mount, saddle, and ride horseback unassisted. • Be able to meet the requirements for riding horses as indicated in the Guidebook to Adventure under Horse Rides. • Work closely with the Horseman and/or Camp Director to become familiar with the horseback ride program procedures and policies and camp operation • Help prepare equipment and horses for the summer program • Be prepared to begin operating the horseback ride program by the date the first campers arrive. • Learn all facets of the horse ride program • Be able to shoe horses or be willing to learn. • Be familiar with and follow the procedures and policies in the Horse Department Manual • Learn and be familiar with horse and burro packing skills and be prepared to instruct others.