Columbia Basin, WA – Attending Equine Trail Sports Competition

Posted on: January 17th, 2022 by Anne Reed | in | No Comments

When:
September 16, 2022 @ 8:00 am – September 18, 2022 @ 4:00 pm
2022-09-16T08:00:00-07:00
2022-09-18T16:00:00-07:00
Where:
Hood River Saddle Club
4384 Belmont Drive Hood River
OR 97031
Cost:
See Event Website for costs.
Contact:
Jan Wallace
(541) 806-0059

AGENDA

THURSDAY-Early Arrival (Course Closed, Arena Open)
03:00pm Early Arrival-Camping Check In
FRIDAY – In Hand Challenge
8:00am Gates Open
12pm-1:45pm Early Check In Available
2:00pm New Rider Meeting
2:00pm Judges Briefing
3:00pm Handlers Briefing
4:00pm First Group of Handlers on Course
TBD Shout Outs & Awards TBD
SATURDAY – In-Hand & Obstacle Challenges
7-7:45am New arrival Check In
7:30am Judge Briefing
7:30am New Rider Meeting
8:15am Rider Briefing
9:00am First Handlers on Course
TBD First Riders on Course 45 minutes After End of In-Hand
Lunch On Your Own
Judge Shout Outs Once All Riders In
Awards After Judge Shout Outs
7:00pm Pot Luck & Campfire Gathering
SUNDAY – Obstacle Challenge
7-7:45am New arrival Check In
8:00am Judge Briefing
9:00am Rider Briefing
10:00am First Riders on Course
Lunch On Your Own
Judge Shout Outs Once All Riders In
Awards After Judges Shout Outs
Be SAFE Be Safe on Your Travels Home

AVAILABLE AMENITY RESERVATIONS

PENS
Thursday Night Outdoor Panel Pen $10.00
Friday Night Outdoor Panel Pen $10.00
Saturday Night Outdoor Panel Pen $10.00
DRY CAMPING
Thursday Night Dry Camping $10.00
Friday NIght Dry Camping $10.00
Saturday Night Dry Camping $10.00
MEALS
Saturday Night Pot Luck & Campfire FREE

About The Venue

Established in 1945 and celebrating 78 years of community service, the Hood River Saddle Club strives to maintain and operate a not-for-profit public facility to promote horseback riding as a sport; to disseminate information of interest in horses, horsemanship, and the sport of horseback riding; to encourage the ownership of saddle horses; to cooperate with other horse organizations in all matters relating to horsemanship and ownership of horses; to sponsor or facilitate functions related to the sport and generally encourage all responsible horse activities with promoting a sustained interest in the sport of horsemanship.

  • Just a few miles from downtown Hood River, there are numerous shops, golf courses, and local food venues to delight you. http://www.hoodriversaddleclub.org
  • Dry Camping Only, Sorry no Hookups.  Water available. Plenty of room to set up your own portable corrals/pens.
  • Dogs must be kept on a leash at all times and must be picked up after.

Event Details

Offering In-Hand Friday Evening, In-Hand & Mounted Obstacle Challenges on Saturday, and Mounted Obstacle Challenge Sunday.  All events will be included in the NW Regional Tournament Qualifiers and in the Mid-Columbia Series.

  • You can look forward to Challenging and Fun Obstacles both on the established Trail Course and in the surrounding areas.
  • Unfortunately, we need to limit 1 horse per handler to be able to keep our events on time.  Sorry for any inconvenience.
  • Warm-up daily in the round corral or around the parameter of the facility. Thursday the arena will also be available for warm up.  Course will be Closed.  Be assured we will have some surprises in store for you.

The Terrain

  • Grass and dirt footing, shoes not necessary.

Meals

  • Breakfast & Lunch On Your Own (we are working on getting a food truck for food services)
  • Saturday Evening Pot Luck (Bring your Favorite Beverage) and campfire gathering (conditions permitting)

Awards

Beautiful ETS Ribbons 1st-6th place Novice, Intermediate, and Advanced, 1st-3rd place Junior (age 13-17), 1st-3rd place Youngin’ (age 7-12), and 1st place Newcomer.  Additional awards TBD

Weekend Hi-Point Awards Advanced, Intermediate, Novice, Male Partnership, Female Partnership, see HRSC Tournament for details.

Additional Fees

Pen & Dry Camping fees reserved on-line at time of registration and PAID when you arrive at venue.  We are working on securing additional portable stalls at this time, amenities will be updated as information becomes available.

PENS ARE LIMITED, WHEN FULL PLEASE CALL THE RIDEHOST AT (541) 806-0059 TO GET ON THE WAITING LIST.

 

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