National Trail Ride sponsored by the North Central Arkansas Affiliate at the Boston Mountain Horse Camp in Witts Springs, AR, September 22-23, 2023. 10 campsites with water and electric at $30 per night. 22 covered stalls available at $5 per night. Stall bedding is required and can be purchased on site at $8 per bag. Ice is available for $3 per bag. The ride will leave from the barn at 10am and have a potluck supper on Friday Evening. Easy to moderate due to water crossings and mountain terrain. Well marked trails in the Ozark National Forest along the Richland Creek. The Ozark National Forest is known for its sparkling blue water with waterfalls, springs unique rock formations, caves and breathtaking overlooks. Horses will require shoes. Ride will leave the barn at 10 AM. Contact Andrew Hendrix at 870-504-1165 or Donna Goodman at 501-412-4721 for more information.
Arkansas Chapter of the MFTHBA’s annual Fall ride at the Kings Ranch in Alread, AR on September 29 and 30. Ride will promptly start at 10am on Friday & Saturday. Horses will need shoes but trails are easy to moderate with beautiful water crossings and the leaves may be changing some. Potluck on Friday night along with games and visiting. Facilities; 14 RV sites with hookup $30 per night, unlimited primitive campsites (call for cost). 14 covered stalls $5 per night for each stall. Contact Terry King at Kings Ranch for reservations at 501-745-3132
Big Creek National Trail Ride, October 12-15. Campground: 50 amp electrical hookups and water at teach sire. Spacious sites within walking distance to dining hall, clean shower and restroom facilities. Stalls: lighted, clean covered stalls with water hookups. Sawdust provided. Please contact them or go to their website for more information. For more information contact Big Creek Trail Rides @ 417-464-5225
Directions to Big Creek Trail Ride:
1 mile North of Summersville, MO on Hwy. 17, turn on K Hwy.
Travel 11 miles North on Hwy K, turn left on Co. Rd. 385.
Travel 7 miles on Co. Rd. 385.
Watch for Big Creek Trail Ride Signs.
***DO NOT FOLLOW GPS directions or Google Map!***