​TRAIL CONDITION GUIDE

Always call the ride leader 2 days in advance of the ride for more information and to make your reservation.  If you plan on bringing a guest, your guest must sign a waiver.  Unless otherwise noted, please bring your own water and lunch/refreshments.  Ride leaders furnish snacks following the ride.

Level 1 – An easy, shorter ride with mostly level terrain, low grades and good footing.  Trail mostly follows roads or wide, well defined trails.

Level 2 – Some grades but not steep or hard.  Can go across country on mostly level ground.

Level 3 – Footing may be rocky and difficult in places.  May have steep grades and be narrow.  Could be long in length.

Level 4 – Steep grades, rocky and there may be some steps, negotiating ledges and large boulders.  Could be long in length.

Ride Speeds:  Slow, Medium and Fast are WALK speeds.  If gaited indicated call the ride leader to determine speed.

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​RIDE SCHEDULE:   ​​SEPTEMBER THRU NOVEMBER 2019

September 7—Summer Social at El Charro Norte 


September 14—Open


September 21—Lynx Lake Café—Meet at #62 TH off Walker Rd. (Costco) at 8:30 AM to ride at 9:00 AM.  It will be approximately a 1 hour ride to where we tie up the horses. Riders can choose from Breakfast or Lunch.  Bring halters w/lead ropes and money.  It will be a 2 hour ride back to the TH.  Rated a 3 for 3 hours.  Jo Anne Rudolph 928-3083803.


September 28—Thumb Butte—Gurley St. to the White Rock TH on the right side of the road.  Meet at 9:00 AM to ride at 9:30 AM, up hills, gradual grades, some rock areas, beautiful views.  Rated a 3 for 3 hours.  We can have lunch at Casa Sanchez after the ride.  Note:  we may have to share this ride with bicycles or ATV’s in places.  Tom Norris 928-636-3358 or Denise Stevens 928-899-6120.


Oct 5—Cool River—Meet at 1256 Reata Trail in the Rim Rock subdivision in Paulden at 8:00 AM to ride at 8:30 AM.  Rated a 2 for 2.5 hours. We will journey down into the Verde River below their home and when we return we’ll have a hot dog BBQ.  Please bring a dish to pass and RSVP to Bud or Joan England by Oct 2nd. 928-636-6877. 


October 12—Benham Trail in Williams—
Meet at the Depot 89 in Paulden at 8:30 AM to caravan to the TH.  Rated a 3 for 4 hours including a lunch break.  Bobbie Reno 928-7755408.


October 19—Little Thumb Butte B & B—Eat n’ Ride Ride n’ Eat.  We will have a brunch at 8:00 AM, ride at 9:00 AM and return for a beautiful buffet lunch at 11:30 AM where we can enjoy a perfect social site under the trees.  Rated a 2 for 2.5 hours.  Carol Ross will lead the ride.  RSVP by Oct. 16th by mailing $15.00 check made out to the PSC to Billie Wederski, 6780 N. Stageline Trail, Prescott, AZ  86305. 


October 26—Salida Gulch—Meet at Petsmart (Costco) at 8:30 AM to caravan to the TH.  Ride for 2-2.5 hours.  Rated a 2.  After the ride we will have lunch at Texas Roadhouse.  Billie Wederski 928-778-5067.


November 2—Open


November 9—Fair Oaks—Meet at the mailboxes at Fair Oaks and Williamson Valley Rd. at 9:00 AM to caravan to the parking area.  Rated a 3 for 4 hours including a lunch break. This will be a new trail.  Tom Norris 928-636-3358.


November 16—Barn Star Brewery—Meet at the Stage Stop Texaco at Chino Loop Rd. and Williamson Valley Rd. at 9:30 AM to caravan to the parking area.  We will have lunch and drinks at the Brewery (bring money).  Rated a 2 for 3.5 hours including the lunch break.  Members only, PSC members may bring guests.  Jo Anne Rudolph 928-308-3803.


November 23—Open


November 28—December 1—Thanksgiving Holiday — No rides scheduled. 
 


Save the Date


November 1—3—
BCHCAZ campout at Bumblebee Ranch.  Call 623-374-0002 for reservations.


December 16— Christmas Party at the Centennial Center.