Programs Offered

Glade Run Adventures offers fun, therapeutic experiences for individuals with mental and/or physical challenges, including autism. Tailored to individual goals, participants of all ages can benefit from these unique interactive animal, horticulture, and sensory park experiences.

 

Therapeutic Riding Lessons

Therapeutic riding lessons are scheduled by the 6 week session with participants riding one hour per week in our indoor arena, covered outdoor arena or groomed riding trails. We offer private, semi private, and small group lessons designed to help participants reach their therapeutic goals.

All staff who instruct therapeutic riding lessons are trained through certifying organizations in therapeutic horseback riding and have a minimum of 15 years of horsemanship experience.

Contact Us

To learn more or arrange a tour, please contact Glade Run’s Director of Adventures, Julie Wahlenmayer, at (724) 452.4453, ext.1236. She is happy to provide more detail, based on the specific needs of your child.

Riding Lesson Pricing

Private – $270/session

Semi Private – $210/person/session

Small Group – $180/person/session

Upcoming Sessions

March 5 – April 15, 2017

April 23 – May 30, 2017

June 11 – July 22, 2017

Group Adventures Packages

Family Package – Enjoy some therapeutic fun as a family! Parents/guardians, siblings, and even extended family can participate in the wide array of activities offered at Adventures; our staff will help to design a one hour experience to meet everyone’s needs. Go for a relaxing trail ride as a family, groom and lead our small animals, and develop some skills to take home!

$100/hour

School and Support Package – Special needs classrooms, support groups, treatment facilities, or any group of up to 10 participants who are looking to experience the therapeutic benefits of working with animals, caring for plants, or riding horses can enjoy a tailor made 1 hour experience in Adventures.

$150/hour

Specialized Summer Programming

St. Stephen’s Extended School Year

​St. Stephen’s Lutheran Academy utilizes Glade Run Adventures experiential education activities for students attending ESY​.​​ These ​uniquely tailored activities​, such as therapeutic horseback riding, horticulture, and small animal experiences​ engage students with social skill challenges. Student IEP goals are targeted, monitored and reported to school districts.

​For more information, contact Brandy Dietrich at (724) 452-4453 ext. 1154.​

Camp Runs Monday – Thursday  9:00 am – 1:30 pm

July 10 – July 27, 2017

$3,500 per student

St St ESY Application 2017

ESY17 SSA Brochure

Specialized Adventures Camp

Specialized Adventures camp is a social skills development camp for individuals ages 8 – 18. Any child in need of social skill development is welcome, however, the camp is specially designed for children with moderate to high functioning Autism Spectrum Disorders. This is not an ESY Camp but may be covered for some school districts as ESY.

Camp runs Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Session 1: June 19 – June 30, 2017

Session 2: July 31 – August 11, 2017

$1,000 per camper for each 2 week session

Spec Adv Camp Application 2017

SummerCamp 17 Brochure