Capital Area Therapeutic Riding Association, Inc.
An All-Volunteer Program Serving Central PA Since 1985
CATRA is located just off I-81 at the Grantville exit (#80), 8/10 of a mile from Penn National Racecourse & Hollywood Casino in Grantville, Pennsylvania, USA.
Lessons start June 22. Volunteer Orientation 6-8pm.
Volunteers needed! Please call 717-919-4587.
HME Clinics Application
July 8- Wed.-7pm-8:30-Prepare horse for obstacles
July 22-Wed.-7pm-8:30-Leading, Lunging, Long-Lining
Aug. 5- Wed.-7pm-8:30-Preparing the Horse to Drive
Sept. 9- Wed.-7pm-8:30-Working with minis
Oct. 11- Sun.-7pm-8:30-Building Stronger Relationships
Nov. 15-Sun.-7pm- 8:30-Simple steps to successMay 6 - HME Workshop -7pm - 8:30pm - Ground Work Skills
CATRA Fun Show Series, June 27, July 25, August 29. Horses, food, and fun. Come join us!
NOTE: The June 27 Fun Show has been postponed until July 11 because of expected stormy weather.
CATRA's 4th Annual Miles For Smiles Benefit Motorcycle ride will take place on August 15th, rain or shine. Come on out for a fun ride, good food, and entertainment.
A note from the Chief
Ben Nolt, president
Memories of Judd
Please support Judd's Kids.
The CATRA Menagerie
The fuzzy critters that make life worth living
The CATRA Wish List
What we need to keep providing services
The General Information Page
Articles about Therapeutic Riding, links to other resources
Please patronize our supporters.
CATRA Benefit Summer Fun Horse Shows
Please plan to attend.
Help CATRA help others! In addition to therapeutic horseback riding, we provide many opportunities:
--Working with animals, large and small
--Working with people who like animals
--Character-building for young people
--Equal opportunities for all
--Horse shows & events
--Family parties & picnics
--Community service opportunities
We'd love to meet you! Come on out for a visit. You'll be glad you did.