The league has cancelled their invitational event, but we (chesapeake) will still plan to hold our novice horse camp and club trail ride saturday …. cost will be lomh regular camp fees — $8 / $12 with electric …. everyone will bring their own meals, camp and horse care equipment including protable corral or high line …. real showers and bathrooms … rsvp directly to Jacquie at email@example.com / 410-923-6157
Next weekend’s North American Plantation Classic Horse Show in Dillsburg, Pa just north of Gettysburg …. registration for my versatility high point perpetual award and Sunday’s Gettysburg ride will be at the show office.
Jacquie is available until Tuesday to help decipher the rules and classes: firstname.lastname@example.org or 410-923-6157
Jacquie is offering a day of fun this saturday with an introduction to the basics of obstacle negotiation plus help for next weekend’s Judged Pleasure Ride at the League of Maryland Horsemen …. see attachment and give her a call for more information or to reserve your spot — 410-923-6157 / email@example.com
FAIR HILL GAITED GET-AWAY … Oct 11-14, 2012- … Time to make and pay for your reservations so you are not left behind … 6000 acres dedicated to equestrian use with big safe stalls, field camping around the barns, real showers and bathrooms .. motels and restaurants close by for those not into camping…ride on your own or in a club group … reservation form inside … FMI Jacquie 410-923-6157
CATOCTIN MOUNTAIN LAUREL CLUB RIDE and SWIM … hilly and rocky so horses should be in condition and wear shoes or boots…pack your lunch for a stop at one of the ponds where you and your horse can take a dip during a 3.5 hour ride … RTR 10:00am…rsvp Sheila Gilbert … 301-898-7921 / firstname.lastname@example.org … for those who were on this ride last year, do not fear – we will be taking an easier route getting started!!!
Directions to Catoctin Ride
- From Rt 15 about 10 miles north of Frederick, MD
- turn onto Hansonville Rd.( left if coming from the south and right if coming from the north)
- and quick right onto Mountaindale Rd.
- Stay on Mountaindale Rd. to a stop sign.
- Turn left staying on Mountaindale Rd.
- Just before the road turns into gravel, park in grassy area next to small block building on the right.
Here are revised directions to the Hope House Mansion ride on June 2nd. Ready to ride at 11am, bring a dish to share for lunch after the ride on the veranda overlooking the river.
Right on Voit which is a paved road. At end, make a right and go thru brick pillars – gravel road. Gravel road will continue to left. When you start seeing logs and boats, you will start looking to park. Our ride coordinator for this ride is JoAnne Stone. If you have any questions or to RSVP please call JoAnne at 410-952-9389
HOPE HOUSE, an historical home near Easton on the Miles River… built about 1800, it remains a working farm, a natural haven, and home to nesting bald eagles .
Marianne Heritage will be in town the weekend of May 19-20 and is ready to ride and party …. Diane and Jeff Townsend offered their place for the party (marianne will be staying there and that is where we have the January party and ride)
Clifton Horse Society has changed their Rock Creek Ride to a date in June that we already have something offered and has put a limited number on trailers …. So here are the new official plans for next weekend:
AND wear your best Preakness Hat !!!!! Rsvp to diane 410-551-2927
2012 May 13, Mother’s Day Ride. Join CPWHClub at Jug Bay (Patuxent River Park in PG). RTR at 11:30am. Contact Jacquie for more info 410-923-6157
Directions from the North:
From Rt 4 and 301 take 301 south for approx 4 miles, left at Croom Road (Rt 382) go approx 4 miles, make a left on Croom Airport Road go approx 3 miles, bare Right at a 15mph corner. Continue on pavement to end of road – DO NOT go into the Park Entrance but continue to end of road. Make a left at the end of the road and follow this road around to the parking lot.
Directions from the South:
301 North to Right at Croom Road (Rt 382) go approx 4 miles, make a left on Croom Airport Road go approx 3 miles, bare Right at a 15mph corner. Continue on pavement to end of road –DO NOT go into the Park Entrance but continue to end of road. Make a left at the end of the road and follow this road around to the parking lot.
TRAILERING HORSES: Trailer Safety, Selection, and Maintenance
Two-part class will meet May 16 and May 24
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Harford County Extension Office in Forest Hill, MD
If you haul horses, this class is for you! Learn how to transport your horses safely and comfortably. Topics covered will include: options for horse trailers, how to select the right tow vehicle, routine maintenance for your rig, and tips for safe driving and hauling. $10 registration per person covers all materials and refreshments at each class. To register, contact Sara Meagher (email@example.com or 410-638-3255) by May 14.
Faculty Extension Assistant
Agriculture and Natural Resources
University of Maryland Extension