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Dead Broke Farm

#3 of 19 Outdoor Activities in Raleigh Features Animals
6921 Wildlife Trl, Raleigh, NC 27613-5687
+1 919-596-8975
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Favorite camp for 10 year old girl

My daughter loves this camp! She went for a week last year, and begged for 2 weeks this summer. She... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
luanhobson
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Raleigh, North Carolina
Summer Camp for Kids

My daughter was so excited about DBF's summer camp. To ride the Horse is her favorite activities of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mei Y
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Dead Broke Farm has a 110 acres of wood trails and more than 75 horses for all experience levels.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible14%
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“summer camp” (74 reviews)
“horse farm” (25 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 18:00
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6921 Wildlife Trl, Raleigh, NC 27613-5687
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+1 919-596-8975
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter loves this camp! She went for a week last year, and begged for 2 weeks this summer. She loves the laid back atmosphere, and enjoys all the animals there. She always opts for both trail rides. I'm glad she is able to have...More

Thank luanhobson
Carla C, Owner at Dead Broke Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We're so glad your daughter enjoys our farm. Repeat campers are especially nice to have because they love what we do here, and they share their knowledge with our new campers, which is why we offer repeat campers a discount. So happy you took advantage...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter was so excited about DBF's summer camp. To ride the Horse is her favorite activities of the camp. She told me that she loves to spend time with the horse and they are so nice to her. So if your children like to...More

Thank Mei Y
Carla C, Owner at Dead Broke Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Your daughter was a joy to have at camp, and she's very mature for such a young child. We look forward to seeing her again next week!

Reviewed 1 week ago

My grandaughter has loved attending the horse camp. She first attended in April, and not only did she enjoy riding the horses, but learned so much about riding a horse, put on the saddle. They also get to roam the farm with donkeys, chicken and...More

Thank rodrigueztwo
Carla C, Owner at Dead Broke Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your kind words. We hope to see your granddaughter again next year!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What being a kid is all about. This was our second week of "summer camp" here. My daughter made great friends, enjoyed the staff, and of course LOVED the horses. Best camp in the area!

Thank Rob S
Carla C, Owner at Dead Broke Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much! What a compliment.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughters (5 & 8) are attending this summer camp, and have really enjoyed it. They love the horses, and the staff!

Thank chachina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughters are really enjoying this camp. They have enjoyed grooming their horses and learning how to ride. They've come home with random bits of farm knowledge.

Thank CaryTowner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my daughter's 3rd year going to summer camp at Dead Broke Farm & she absolutely loves it! There isn't much structure but she enjoys roaming around the farm all day. This year she stayed the full day so got to do 2 horseback...More

Thank reneeX5873IO
Carla C, Owner at Dead Broke Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I couldn't have said it better myself. It's akin to spending a week at your grandparent's farm in the country. Thanks!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My 10 year old daughter went to week long summer camp at Dead Broke horse farm and loved it! She loved learning about horses and riding them twice a day. She also loved the laid back nature of the camp and not being on a...More

Thank Caitlin B
Carla C, Owner at Dead Broke Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind words. Our farm lets kids be kids where they can make their own choices on how they want to spend their time... within limits, of course.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My granddaughters, who are 9 and 11 remind me over and over to please please let them come to horse camp and are enjoying their third year. The farm experience is so rewarding for them in so many ways. The horse trail rides are great...More

Thank Sara T
Carla C, Owner at Dead Broke Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review. We're so glad your grandchildren enjoy our horse camp.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went for summer camp, and it was so fun! The guides were really helpful, and this horses were so cool! I would totally go again!

Thank brendan711
Carla C, Owner at Dead Broke Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Awesome, we hope so!

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nlevy704
23 July 2017|
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Response from Carla C | Property representative |
Ages 5 and up. We've had teens as old as 18 attend our camp because it's a good deal for the amount of horseback riding they get and the time they get to spend working with the horses. We've even had a grandmother and a... More
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Susan H
30 June 2016|
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Response from Carla C | Property representative |
Your choices will be determined by your granddaughter's age. How old is she?
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Alyxis B
12 November 2015|
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Response from mdarch | Reviewed this property |
Yes, that's correct. They do offer 1 hour and 2 hour trail rides, but the child must be 6 years old to ride alone for the trail rides, so that's how my 4 year old ended up on the pony ride since she wanted her own horse.
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