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.
Ride Speeds: Slow, Medium and Fast are WALK speeds. If gaited indicated call the ride leader to determine speed.
RIDE SCHEDULE - JULY-SEPTEMBER, 2022
July 15—FRIDAY—Kendall Camp Ride—Meet at Spruce Mt. T H at 8:30 AM to ride at 9 AM, rated a 3 for 4 hours. Spike Hicks 928-713-1331
July 19—TUESDAY—School House Gulch Ride—Meet at 8:30 AM to ride at 9 AM, rated a 3 for 3 hours. Denise Stevens 928-899-6120 or Tom Norris 928-636-3358
July 23—SATURDAY—Cayuse T.H.--Meet at 9 AM to ride at 9:30 AM for 3 hours. Rated a 2.5 JoAnne Rudolph 928-308-3803.
August 2—TUESDAY--Thumb Butte Ride—Meet at White Rock T. H. at 8:00 AM to ride at 8:30 AM. Rated a 2.5 for 3 hours. Donna Crisfield 928-910-3337
August 12----FRIDAY—Groom Creek—Meet at Spruce Mt. T. H. at 8 AM to ride at 8:30 AM. Ride west of Groom Creek Horse Camp. Rated a 2.5 for 3 hours. Carol Ross 928-925-0663
August 16—TUESDAY—Gold Water Lake Loop—Meet at 8:30 AM to ride at 9AM. Park along School House Gulch Rd. Rated a 2 for 3.5 hours including a lunch stop. Bobbie Reno 928-830-4208
August 27—SATURDAY—SUMMER SOCIAL at Thumb Butte Ramada. 5 PM to 8 PM. See enclosed Flyer for details.
September 3-5—Labor Day Weekend—No planned rides
September 6—TUESDAY—Cayuse T. H.-- Balancing Rock trail. Meet at 8:30 AM to ride at 9 AM for 3.5 hours. Rated a 3. Spike Hicks 928-713-1331
September 10—SATURDAY--Johnson Canyon Historic Railroad Tunnel Ride—Meet on NORTH side of Welch Rd. (exit 151 east of Ashfork on I-40) just past cattleguard at 9 AM to ride at 9:30 AM. Rated a 2.5 for 3.5 hours. Afterwards, drive to The Ranch House in Ashfork for lunch. Plenty of trailer parking. JoAnne Rudolph 928-308-3803.
September 17—SATURDAY—EQUIFEST AT THE RODEO GROUNDS
October 1—SATURDAY—Black Canyon Trail—Meet at Mortimer’s at 9:30 AM to caravan to T H off Hwy 169. Rated a 3 for 4 hours. JoAnne Rudolph 928-308-3803.
SAVE THE DATE: October 29—SATURDAY—Little Thumb Butte B & B Eat ‘n Ride-Ride ‘n Eat. Cost is $20