Tune Up for Fall Trail Riding

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Trail riding through beautiful and/or unknown country is the quintessential horseback adventure. If you like trail riding, you may have pictured yourself leading a pack string through remote wilderness. Being prepared for your trial riding activities enhances the enjoyment. It is important to practice responsible habits that promote the health and well-being of self, others, and the horses.

My next Clinic at Diamond TR Ranch will focus on getting you better prepared for your next trail riding adventure.We start at 9:00 a.m. and conclude around 4:00 p.m. For details go to diamondtr.com for registration. Clinic will be on August 22, 2015, starting at 9:00 a.m. We will begin by challenging participants through a fun-filled obstacle course.

Participants will learn:

• Horsemanship skills for trail/wilderness trips
• Trailering tips
• Proper tack and adjustments
• Hobbling your horse
• Tying to picket line
• Introduction to packing techniques
• Introduction to Dutch oven cooking & meal planning

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