June 30 - Bartending at Prescott Frontier Days Rodeo’s Saturday afternoon performance. Volunteer bartenders needed. Please call Carol Ross 928-925-0663.
July 7 - Groom Creek—Meet at the Groom Creek TH at 8:30 AM to ride at 9:00 AM. Rated a 2 for 4 hours including a lunch break. Carol Ross 928-925-0663.
July 14 - Lynx Lake Café – Meet at the #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 the horses up, riders can choose from breakfast or lunch - bring halters w/ lead ropes and money. It will be approximately a 2 hour ride back to the TH. Rated a 3 for 3 hours. Jo Anne Rudolph 928-308-3803.
July 21 - Thumb Butte—Gurley St. to the White Rock TH on the right side of the road. Meet at 8:00 AM to ride at 8:30 AM up hills, gradual grades, some rock areas, beautiful views, no off trail. Rated a 3 for 4.5 hours, we can have lunch at Casa Sanchez after the ride. Denise Stevens 928-899-6120 or Tom Norris 928-636-3358. Note: we may have to share this ride with bicycles or ATV’s in places.
July 28 - 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. Donna Crisfield 928-583-0915.
August 4 - Salida Gulch – Meet at the Petsmart at 8:30AM to caravan to the Trailhead. Ride for 2 to 2.5 hours rated a 2.0. After the ride we will have lunch at Cuppers, there is a dirt parking lot south of the restaurant to park in. Jo Anne Rudolph 928-308-3803.
August 11 - Schoolhouse Gulch (Groom Creek area) we will meet at the dead end of Schoolhouse Gulch rd. at 8:30 AM to ride at 9:00 AM. Rated a 3 for 4.5 hours including a lunch break. Tom Norris 928-636-3358.
August 18 - Spruce Mountain – Meet at the Groom Creek TH at 8:30 AM to ride at 9:00 AM. We will wind our way to the top of mountain where we will eat lunch. Rated a 3 for 4.5 hours including a lunch break. Billie Wederski 928 778-5067.
August 25 - Groom Creek – Meet at the Groom Creek TH at 8:30 AM to ride at 9:00 AM. Rated a 3 for 4 hours including a lunch break. Bobbie Reno 928-775-5408.
September 1 - Labor Day weekend no rides Scheduled.
Save the Date!
September 8 - Club Social and 70th Anniversary Party
September 11 - Tuesday - Carol & Mel’s Bagel Ride – Arrive at Carol Ross’s home at 9:00 AM for Bagels, bring a dish to pass (cream cheese, butter, jelly, egg salad etc.). Ride out at 10:00 AM for 2-2.5 hours rated a 2. Carol Ross 928-925-0663 to RSVP by 9/8—we need a head count.
October 13 - Lunch ride from John and Donna Crisfield’s home.
October 20 - Little Thumb Butte B & B Eat ‘n Ride-Ride ‘n Eat
November 1 – 4 - BCHCAZ campout at Bumblebee Ranch
December 16 - Christmas Party
TRAIL CONDITION GUIDE
Call trail leader for more information and to make your reservation.
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.
Always call the ride leader 2 days in advance of the ride. If you plan on bringing a guest, your guest must sign a waiver. Unless otherwise noted, please bring your own lunch/refreshments.
Ride Speeds: Slow, Medium and Fast are WALK speeds. If gaited indicated call ride leader to determine speed
RIDE SCHEDULE: JUNE THRU AUGUST, 2018