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Date change for BSTRA Mt. Jefferson ride - new date is Saturday, Oct 20

NEATO ride Oct 13 CANCELLED


Yankee Walkers ride on Oct 28 CANCELLED

Added Hartland Ride Oct 27

WGHA ride for 11/3 moved to 11/4  Added WGHA ride on Oct 28 and Nov 17

CANCELLED NEATO Nov 4

Pepperell Horse Owners Nov 4 is cancelled

BSTRA ride for Nov 18 & DEC 2 CANCELLED

NEATO ride added for Nov 25

WGHA ride for 12/2 cancelled






























      OCTOBER / NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2018 RIDE DETAILS 

Oct 5-7        Dog River Horse Club, 25th Annual St. Jude’s Fall Foliage Trail Ride
Williamstown, VT
14-18 miles; $donation to St. Judes Hospital (at least $20); ride or drive; check-in Friday, ride-out begins 10:00; Saturday night potluck; camping; limited entry space, call ahead to pre-register.
                     Brenda/Morris LaSell, Phone: (802) 433-1344          
cashgoldbond@yahoo.com    www.dogriverhorseclub.com
 
Oct 6           Stepping Stone Ranch, Poker Ride During Annual Cowboy Rendezvous  
201 Escoheag Hill Rd, West Greenwich, RI, 02817
8-10 miles; $25; check-in 9:00, ride-out begins 10:00; camping, stalls for addl fee, 1st come/1st served, call ahead; refreshments after; Negative Coggins and Proof of Rabies req’d; pre-reg only by 10/1; cash payout!.
                     Heidi Waldron, Phone: (401) 397-3725
steppingranch@ssr.necoxmail.com   www.steppingstoneranch.com
 
 
Oct 6-7        Barre Riding and Driving Club, Fall Trail Ride  
Felton Field, Barre, MA,
10/13/15/17 miles;1 day $25 member/$35 non-member; weekend $85 member/$95 non-member, jr discount; check-in 8:00-9:30, ride-out 9:00-11:00; camping; refreshments before, on-trail, and after; home-cooked meals Sat AM – Sun lunch for overnighters, breakfast/lunch for day riders.
                     Lynne Goodnow, Phone: (978) 249-7400          
lgoodnow@yahoo.com   www.barreridingdrivingclub.com
 
Oct 7           Connecticut Morgan Horse Association, Pizza Ride at the Bluff
Bluff Point State Park, Groton, CT
5/10/15 miles; $10 members/youth, $20 non-members; check-in 10:00; ride-out 10:00-11:00; refreshments after; pizza will be delivered at 12 pm.
                     Stacey Stearns, Phone: (860) 377-6314          
sfstearns@gmail.com   www.ctmorgans.org
 
Oct 7           Derry Trail Riders, Benefit Equestrian Activities at NH State Parks
Rosenfield Farm, Deerfield, NH/Ride in Pawtuckaway State Park
8/16 miles; $30 sr, $25 jrs; check-in 8:30, ride-out 9:00-10:00; refreshments before, on trail, after; pre-reg to guarantee meal; camping; BRING YOUR OWN HORSE WATER.
                     Patricia Darmofal, Phone: (508) 641-0612          
patdarmofal@msn.com   www.derrytrailriders.com
 
Oct 7           Horse Play Equine Rescue, Benefit Ride  #6 & Versatility
Goddard Memorial Park, Ives Rd, East Greenwich, RI
6/12/18 miles; $20; ride or drive; check-in 8:30, ride-out 9:30-10:30; refreshments before and after; lunch included; may be themed (poker, scrabble, etc.) and may offer versatility challenge.
                     Deidre Sharp, Phone: (401) 864-2943          
horseplayri@msn.com   www.hptrc.org
                    
Oct 8           Susan G. Komen New England, Komen Vermont Ride for the Cure 
GMHA, South Woodstock, VT
6/10 miles; $150 minimum pledge adults/survivors, $75 minimum pledge youth (12-17); check-in 8:00 am; ride-out 9:30-10:30; online pre-reg preferred; refreshments before, after; mandatory ride briefing 9:00; on-line registration suggested; pinkest horse contest; fund raising incentives; raffle; Current coggins & rabies REQUIRED.
                     Lois S. Whidden, Phone: (802) 869-2629          
lswhidden@vermontel.net   www.komennewengland.org
 
Oct 13         Green Mountain Horse Association (GMHA), October Pleasure Ride
GMHA, South Woodstock, VT
6-15; $varies, see website; check-in 8:30; ride-out 9:30-10:30; camping; see website for details.
                     Megan Rosen , Phone (802) 457-1509                                                                                       mrosen@gmhainc.org   www.gmhainc.org
 
 
Oct 13         New England Arabian Trail Organization (NEATO), Save Pachaug SF & Orange Halloween Ride
Pachaug SF, Voluntown, CT @ the CCC Camp Field     CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER PREDICTIONS
6/9/14; cost varies, $10-25, see website; check-in 9:00; ride-out 9:00-10:00; refreshments before, after; camping; pre-reg by 10/11 for lunch; riders MUST wear orange; see website for details.
                     Celeste Santos-Rivera , Phone (860) 235-1098 (leave msg)                                                                                       morgan.cb@att.net   www.orgsites.com/ct/neato
 
Oct 14         Bay State Trail Riders (BSTRA), Robinson State Park Ride
Agawam, MA
6/9 miles; $20 BSTRA/Scantic Valley members, $25 non-members, jr ½ price; check-in 9:30 am; ride-out begins10:00; pre-reg by 10/10 for lunch; refreshments after; register on-line/form on website; no phone/email reservations; Please clean up!.
                     Sharron Cochran, Phone: (413) 668-7606           
hiddenhollowacres@comcast.net   www.bstra.org
 
Oct 14         Rhode Island SPCA , Trail Ride & Versatility #3 “Halloween”
Goddard Park, Warwick, RI
6/12/18 miles (same loop); ride or drive; $30 post, $25 if pre-reg by 10/10; check-in 8:30, ride-out 9:00; judged (versatility); refreshments after; see web site for raffle/silent auction; lunch included; year-end awards; online registration available.
                     Denise Anthony, Phone: (401) 862-2621          
turtlerockfarm@aol.com   www.rispca.com
 
Oct 14         SMART 
Carroll’s Rd off Bridge St, Newfield, ME
10/16 miles; $20-$25; check-in 9:00, ride-out begins10:00; refreshments before, after.
                     Ellen Ross, Phone: (207) 247-4108          
ellenr@securespeed.us   www.smartriders.net
 
Oct 20         Bay State Trail Riders (BSTRA), Mt. Jefferson Pleasure Ride -
                    Note - this date is a change from Sunday to Saturday the 20th
Hubbardston, MA
8 +/- miles; $20 members, $25 non-members, jr ½ price; check-in 9:30 am; ride-out begins10 am; refreshments after; pre-reg by 10/17; register on-line/form on website; no post entries; no phone/email reservations; limited parking; ride closed when trailer parking full; Please clean up!.
                     Becky Kalagher, Phone: (508) 476-3960          
bstra@charter.net   www.bstra.org

Oct 21         Kripple Creek Farm  New date - moved from the 28th
    194 Brookline St, Pepperell, MA
        10/15 miles; $25; check-in 9:00, ride-out begins 10:00; refreshments before, on-trail, after; breakfast and BBQ/lunch
        provided by David.
                     Casey Glenn, Phone: (978) 273-5268         
        kripplecreekfarm@gmail.com

Oct 21         Pomfret Horse and Trail Association, Fall Foliage Ride
    Ragged Hill Farm, Pomfret, CT
    Approx 8/12 miles; $45 adults, $20 jrs (under 16 w/adult); check-in 8:00 am; ride-out 8:30-10:30;
    refreshments after; pre-reg by 10/17.
     Sue Jackson, Phone: (860) 377-5060          
    sjackson3773@gmail.com   www.pomfrethorseandtrail.com
 
Oct 27         Hanson Riding Club    
Goddard Memorial State Park, Warwick, RI
6/12/18 miles; $15 member. $20 non-member; check-in 9:00, ride-out begins10:00; refreshments before, after; pre-reg by 10/23 for lunch; Proof of negative Coggins req’d; Prizes awarded to riders with costumes.
                     Christine Ferri, Phone: (401) 345-7841          
christineferri24@verizon.net   www.hansonridingclub.org

Oct 27         Hartland Riding Club, Trick or Treat Trio
Hammond’s Family Farm Orchard
8-12 miles; $35; check-in 9:00-10:00; ride-out  begins10:00; refreshments before, on trail, after; poker ride, costume and chicken bbq.
                     Sue Esty, Phone: (802) 299-1172          
sesty1964@hotmail.com   www.hartlandridingclub.org
 
Oct 27         New England Arabian Trail Organization (NEATO), Turkey Trot (due to damage in Silvermine Camp, please note change of location for this ride)   CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER PREDICTIONS
Pachaug SF, Voluntown CT
6/8/14 miles; $10-25; check-in 9:00; ride-out begins 9:00; refreshments before, after; lunch 11:30-1:00.
If riding the 14 mile loop, must be out by 9AM
                     Cheryl/Fred Mastele, Phone: (860) 349-1200                                                                                cmastele@gmail.com   www.orgsites.com/ct/neato
 
Oct 28         Bay State Trail Riders (BSTRA), Big Pumpkin Ride  
Upton State Forest, Upton, MA
8+/- miles; $20 BSTRA member, $25 non-member, jrs half off; check-in 9:30, ride-out begins 10:00; pre-reg 10/24 for lunch; refreshments after; register on-line; no phone/email registrations; limited parking; ride closed when trailer parking space full; no post entries; costume attire encouraged.
                     Becky Kalagher, Phone: (508) 476-3960                                                                                          bstra@charter.net   www.bstra.org
 
Oct 28         Sunrise Stables, Harvest Ride
Griffin’s Field, 60 Holden Rd, Shirley, MA
6/12/18 miles; $25; check-in 9:00; ride-out begins 10:00; refreshments before, after.
                     Renee Trakimas, Phone: (508) 494-7283          
shicinder29@comcast.net  

Oct 28         Yankee Walkers Gaited Horses of New England, Trail Ride/Membership Drive  CANCELLED
LeGrand Reynold Horseman’s Area, 200 Escoheag Hill Rd, Exeter, RI
8/10/18 miles; $15 member, $25 non-member; check-in 8:30, ride-out 9:00-11:00; ride or drive; pre-reg by 10/22 for lunch; refreshments before, after; camping, $3/night additional camping fee; negative Coggins REQUIRED; post entries welcome but won’t receive lunch.
                     Cristen Langella, Phone: (401) 258-14591          
clangella16@gmail.com

Oct 28         West Greenwich Horseman’s Association (WGHA), Ghost Ride 
Goddard Park, Warwick, RI
6/12/18 miles; $varies, $15-$30, $5 for extra lunch; check-in 9:00, ride-out 9:00-10:00; pre-reg by 10/25 for lunch; refreshments after; NEHT/WGHA mileage; prize for best costume, cutouts on trail for chance to win prize.
                     Caroline Scire, Phone: (401) 626-2626          
ponygirl525@yahoo.com   www.wghaweb3.wixsite.com/wgha

NOVEMBER 2018

Nov 4          West Greenwich Horseman’s Association (WGHA), Turkey Trot  RIDE MOVED TO 11/4
Goddard Park, Warwick, RI
6/12 miles; $20 non-member, $15 member, $10 jrs; check-in 9:30, ride-out 9:30-11:00; refreshments after; NEHT/WGHA mileage; pre-reg req’d by 11/1 for turkey dinner; raffle prizes, turkey basket raffle tickets available for purchase.
                     Celeste Santos-Rivera, Phone: (860) 235-1098          
morgan.cb@att.net   www.wghaweb3.wixsite.com/wgha
 
Nov 4          Bay State Trail Riders (BSTRA), Turkey Trot 
Myles Standish State Forest, Carver, MA
5/10/15 miles; $varies; check-in 9:30; ride-out begins 10; refreshments after; pre-reg req’d by 10/31 for lunch; register on-line; no phone/email registrations; Please clean up!
                     Rose Zariczny, Phone: (401) 762-4805          
rzariczny@verizon.net   www.bstra.org
 
Nov 4          New England Arabian Trail Organization (NEATO), Fall Frolic  CANCELLED
Pattaconk Pond, Cockaponset State Forest, Chester, CT
5/10/18 miles; $10-25; check-in 9:00; ride-out begins 9:00; refreshments before, after.
                     Roxanne Winslow, Phone: (860) 460-0851                                                               roxannelwinslow@sbcglobal.net   www.orgsites.com/ct/neato

Nov 4          N. Brookfield Sportsmen’s Club 19th Eastern Regional Trail Ride 
North Brookfield Sportsmen’s Club, North Brookfield, MA
8/17 miles; $35-55 w/early entry discount; check-in 8:00 for 17 miles, ride out 8:30-9:00; check-in 8:30 for 8 miles, ride-out 9:00-9:45; judged (optional), riding times assigned; refreshments before, roast beef or chicken BBQ after; many prizes & raffles; pre-reg by 10/28 for judged, by 11/1 unjudged, early entry discount by 10/18; no post-entries.
                     Larry Underwood, Phone: (508) 867-7855                                                                             eregtrailride@yahoo.com
 
Nov 4          Pepperell Horse Owners Association (PHOA), PHOA Fall Frolic CANCELLED - Excessive rain causing wet fields
Nissitissit Meadows, next to 50 Prescott St, Pepperell, MA 01463
7/12/16 miles; $25 member, $30 non-member, $15 jrs; check-in 8:30, ride-out 9:00-10:30; refreshments before, on trail, after.
                     Judy Lorimer, Phone: (978) 433-2384          
jmlorimer@juno.com   www.phoa.info
 
Nov 4          SMART, Turkey Trot
South Berwick, ME
15 miles; $20-$25; check-in 8:30; ride-out begins 9:30; refreshments before, after.
                     Julia Fortier/Corvine Elios, Phone: (603) 817-9583           
fortierjulia@yahoo.com   www.smartriders.net

Nov 10        Stepping Stone Ranch, The Turkey Revolt!  
201 Escoheag Hill Rd, West Greenwich, RI, 02817
8/16 miles (same loop 2x); $15 member, $20 non-member; check-in 10:00, ride-out begins 11:00; camping, stalls for addl fee, call ahead; refreshments after; Negative Coggins and Proof of Rabies req’d; call ahead for camping/stalls.
                     Heidi Waldron, Phone: (401) 397-3725
steppingranch@ssr.necoxmail.com   www.steppingstoneranch.com

Nov 17        West Greenwich Horseman’s Association (WGHA), Soup Ride  
Goddard Memorial State Park, Warwick, RI
6/12 miles, ride; $15 non- members, $10 members; check-in 9:00, ride-out 9:00-10:00; refreshments after; enjoy a nice ride on Goddard Park bridle trails followed by a delicious variety of crock pot soups, bread & butter, dessert and drinks; see website for details.
                     Linda Krul, Phone: (401) 225-6775          
dakrul@hotmail.com   www.wghaweb3.wixsite.com/wgha

Nov 18        Connecticut Morgan Horse Association, 9th Annual Turkey Trot
Bluff Point State Park, Groton, CT
5/10 miles; $20 members, $25 non-members, $10 youth; check-in 10:00; ride-out 10:00-11:00; refreshments before, after; Fun prizes again (including a turkey).
                     Stacey Stearns, Phone: (860) 377-6314          
sfstearns@gmail.com   www.ctmorgans.org

Nov 18        Bay State Trail Riders (BSTRA), Big Pumpkin Ride   CANCELLED
Upton State Forest, Upton, MA 
8+/- miles; $20 BSTRA member, $25 non-member, jrs half off; check-in 9:30, ride-out begins 10:00; pre-reg 10/24 for lunch; refreshments after; register on-line; no phone/email registrations; limited parking; ride closed when trailer parking space full; no post entries; costume attire encouraged.
                     Becky Kalagher, Phone: (508) 476-3960               bstra@charter.net   www.bstra.org

Nov 25        New England Arabian Trail Organization (NEATO), Hot Chilly Ride #1 
Pachaug State Forest, Voluntown, CT
TBD miles; $10; check-in 9:30; ride-out begins 9:30; refreshments after; park at the CCC camp area; call for inclement weather.
                     Celeste Santos-Rivera, Phone: (860) 235-1098          
morgan.cb@att.net   www.orgsites.com/ri/wgha

DECEMBER 2018

Dec 2          Bay State Trail Riders (BSTRA): Early Christmas Ride  CANCELLED
48 Keith Hill Rd, Grafton, MA
5/8 miles; $varies; check-in 9:30; ride-out begins10; refreshments after; pre-reg req’d by 11/28 for lunch; post-entries same $$$, but no lunch; no phone/email reservations; register online www.bstra.org; Please clean-up!
                     Carolyn Weeks, Phone: (508) 320-0591          
bigt_weeks@msn.com   www.bstra.org

Dec 2          West Greenwich Horseman’s Association (WGHA), The Magical Unicorn Ride
Pachaug SF Youth Camp, Voluntown, CT  CANCELLED
6/12 same loop; cost varies, $15-25, see website; check-in 9:30; ride-out 10:00am-1:00pm; refreshments before, after; Bring camera/phone, search for unicorns, take pics. Rider with most unicorns earns special award. Lunch included. No pre-reg. Rain cancels, Facebook updates. All welcome!.
                     MaryAnn Smith, Phone (860) 961-3297    drmasmith@aol.com   www.wghaweb3.wixsite.com/wgha

Dec 23        New England Arabian Trail Organization (NEATO), Hot Chilly Ride #2 (Rain Date Dec 30) 
Pachaug State Forest, Voluntown, CT
TBD miles; $5-$20; check-in 11:30; ride-out 11:30-2:00; refreshments after; pre-reg req’d by 12/20; park at the CCC camp area; call for inclement weather; Facebook updates; All are welcome.
                     Celeste Santos-Rivera, Phone: (860) 235-1098 (leave msg)          
morgan.cb@att.net   www.orgsites.com/ri/wgha