​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:   ​​FEBRUARY THRU APRIL, 2019

 February 16 – Prescott Saddle Club Election luncheon @ the Centennial Center. 


February 24 Sunday – Barn Star Brewery Ride - *Cancelled due to snow.  Rescheduled on March 23.


March 2 -
Fair Oaks (new trail) - Meet at the mail boxes at Fair Oaks and Williamson Valley Rd. at 9:30 AM to caravan to the parking area. Rated a 3.0 for 4.5 hours including a lunch break. Tom Norris 928-636-3358.


March 9 – Tonto Mountain - Meet at the mail boxes at Fair Oaks and Williamson Valley Rd. at 9:30 AM to caravan to the parking area. Rated a 3.0 for 4.5 hours including a lunch break. Jo Anne Rudolph 928-308-3803.


March 16 – Almosta Trail Head - Meet at 10:00 AM. Gaited ride leaves at 10:20 AM. NonGaited ride leaves at 10:30 AM. Rated a 2.5 for 3 hours. Gaited ride Carol Ross 928-925-0663 and Non-Gaited ride Donna Crisfield 928-583-0915.


March 23 – Barn Star Brewery Ride - Meet at 10:00 AM at the Stage Stop at the Chino Loop Rd. and Williamson Valley Rd. to caravan to the parking area.  We will have lunch and drinks at the Brewery (bring money and halters).  Rated a 2.5 for 3.5 hours.  Jo Anne Rudolph 928-308-3803.


March 24 – 30 - Annual Caballos Del Sol Trail Ride.


March 30 – Long Meadow – Meet at the mail boxes at Fair Oaks and Williamson Valley Rd. at 9:30 AM to caravan to the parking area. Rated a 3.0 for 4.5 hours including a lunch break. Jo Anne Rudolph 928-308-3803.


April 6 – Thumb Butte - Gurley St. to the White Rock TH on the right side of the road. Meet at 9:30 AM to ride at 10:00 AM. Rated a 3.0 for 3 hours with lunch to follow at Casa Sanchez. Note: we may have to share the trail with bicycles or ATV’s in places. Tom Norris 928-636-3358 or Denise Stevens 928-899-6120.


April 13 – Fair Oaks – Meet at the mail boxes at Fair Oaks and Williamson Valley Rd. at 9:30 AM to caravan to the parking area. Rated a 3.0 for 4.5 hours including a lunch break. Carol Ross 928-925- 0663.


April 20 – Easter weekend April 27 – Groom Creek Horse Camp Cleanup - Be there by 9:30 AM work 10:00 AM to Noon. Minimum PPE recommendations: Long-sleeved shirt, hiking boots (8” leather boots), or shoes with adequate ankle support, jeans or slacks (no shorts), leather gloves, & head protection from the sun. Back Country Horsemen and Prescott Saddle Club will supply water and a pizza lunch served at noon at the Loop C Group Camp Site. Questions contact Spike Hicks 928-778-1833 or spikehicks@cableone.net.