Join us Saturday June 11, at the Sanctuary! 

Cold Creek Herd at RTF Photo: Stephanie Hogue

Cold Creek Herd at RTF . Photo: Stephanie Hogue

A special day for the whole family to enjoy the sanctuary, help out for two hours with some ranch chores, observe the herds and learn a lot!  Facilitated by Return to Freedom’s biologist, Celeste Carlisle, Pete Crowheart, RTF staff and volunteers!


The day includes:

  • Native American Blessing and drum circle led by Pete Crowheart
  • Hay ride tour to south pastures

  • Wild horse herd observation

  • Learn about the origins of the horse in North America
  • Wild Horses and Burros in America
  • Learn about the native plants and how they were used by the local Chumash tribe
  • Meet Spirit and other Mustang ambassadors

  • Yummy and Healthy Refreshments
  • Lunch from Wild West Pizza

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Saturday June 11th, 10 am-4 pm.  Suggested minimum donation $65 per child/adult pair, $20 for each additional child or adult (a friend, additional parent, or a sibling) – This program sells out every year, so please sign up in advance!