"No hour of life is wasted that is spent in the saddle" Winston Churchill

  Rides & Events 

 Always remember to bring a copy of your current coggins papers to any trail ride or equestrian event. The Va. Dept. of Agriculture has been known to spot check the rides for the proper papers.

  • Be kind to the trails or where ever you go "If you pack it in, please pack it out." 
     (SVSC Meetings are in red) 

May 28-31: Bull Run Hunt Camping Weekend Trail Ride, 8070 North James Madison Highway, Rapidan, VA 22733, Locust Hill Preserve Come camp with your horse and friends while riding through some of the most gorgeous hunt country in Virginia! All proceeds gd to Bull Run Hunt for the care of the hounds and management of the territory. New this time - FOUR days of riding! But please note this will be the ONLY weekend in 2015. We will not be hosting a fall weekend so this is your only chance in 2015 ;-) Limited to 150 Riders!!! Pre-registration ONLY http://www.bullrunhuntclub.com/weekend-camp-ride/

June 5-7: Old Store Trail Ride, Facebook/01d Store Trail Ride (252) 245-0888

June 20: Nichols & Lumpkin Trail Ride, Cool Branch Stables, 4690 Smith Mountain Rd, Penhook, Virginia 24137. THIS EVENT WILL BENEFIT THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION. Come enjoy the scenery that God has made. There are 8 campsites with water & electric hook ups available for $20/night. Shoes are strongly suggested due to parts of the trails being rocky. Breast collars are also recommended. Text Brandon at 434-944-3869 with your name, number & number of nights to reserve a site.

  • Trail Rider magazine offers free posting of events. Go to www.MyHorse.com