Trail Destinations

Hay Creek Ranch, SD 

Nemo, South Dakota

With two locations to serve your horse camp needs, check out Hay Creek Ranch.  Locations in Nemo, South Dakota as well as Oracle, Arizona. Two locations, two different experiences, two great destinations! *Ask about discounts we are offering to Official HTCAA Members (with Member ID Cards). 

Call Doug & Jody Lindgren @ 807 578-1142 Visit our WEBSITE!


Hay Creek Ranch, AZ

Oracle, Arizona 

With two locations to serve your horse camp needs, check out Hay Creek Ranch.  Locations in Nemo, South Dakota as well as Oracle, Arizona. Two locations, two different experiences, two great destinations! *Ask about discounts we are offering to Official HTCAA Members (with Member ID Cards). 

Call Doug & Jody Lindgren @ 807 578-1142 Visit our WEBSITE !

 N Bar Ranch- New Mexico

Reserve, New Mexico

Ever thought you were born a hundred years too late? Dreamed of riding a good horse through the beautiful, unspoiled country for miles and days? Ride back in time for a week at the N Bar Ranch in New Mexico where dreams come alive and adventure reigns. From mild to wild we have a ride week for everyone. The N Bar Ranch is a century-old working cattle and guest ranch located high in the mountains of New Mexico surrounded by 3 million acres of the pristine Gila National Forest. For over 25 years we have been offering weeklong adventure rides from easy going to the extreme, we have something for everyone! Visit our WEBSITE 

Panther Creek Trail Rides & Campground

Tuscumbia, Missouri 

Panther Creek offers a unique trail experience on a working Longhorn Cattle Ranch.  With 4,000 acres and over 100 miles of trail, there is something to suit every taste. Whether you prefer shady wooded trails to beat the heat, open meadows to step on out, or the challenge of a rocky ravine, you will find a trail for every mood, every taste, every skill level.  We have 98 electric/water campsites and 176 stalls.  Bathroom/Showerhouse,  Dining Hall, Tack Shop, C-Store, and Panther Creek Souvenirs are also available on-premises. Check out our WEBSITE!

**10% Discount off camping & stall fees with HTCAA Member ID card**

True West Campground

Jamestown, Tennessee 

There are over 180 miles of horse trails throughout Big South Fork that provide access to many of the park’s scenic features and natural beauty.  Trails are clearly marked, well maintained, easy to follow and vary in length and degree of difficulty.  Just one trail mile away along private, well-maintained trails you have access to the Cumberland Valley Trail Head; the most centrally located Trail Head in Big South Fork.  We invite you and your horse to kick up your heels and enjoy a good canter, fast gait, or leisurely pace!  Visit us and experience it for yourself!  Check out their WEBSITE!

***10% Discount with HTCAA Membership ID Card***

Sirin Riders


There is no better way to experience Israel's magic than on a horse! The unique combination of fascinating history, breathtaking scenery, and sunny weather make Israel the perfect tourist destination. Sirin Riders, the only horseback riding vacation operator in Israel, offers all-included riding vacations. They provide an exhilarating and captivating tour of Israel: its history, peoples, and nature.  Outside of the air-conditioned tour bus, you will meet an authentic Israel, can savor the fresh desert air, appreciate the rocky terrain of the Galilee and admire the views from biblical mountain tops after a long ride. HTCAA is having their 1st ever HTCAA International Ride with Sirin Riders in 2019 - at a significantly discounted price! Ask us for more details! Take a look at our Facebook page and visit our WEBSITE!

*Official HTCAA Members (who have Member ID's) will receive $100 off any Ride. 

*Sirin Riders is HTCAA's Premiere Israel Trail Riding Partner... ask about our 2019 HTCAA Ride!

Brushy Creek Lodge & Resort

Black, Missouri 

At Brushy Creek there’s always plenty to do, whether you’re a first-timer or a native to the area, there are plenty of places to visit and explore. We have several historic sites and many State Parks within minutes of Brushy Creek. You can relax in the sun at our swimming hole, read a book, play games, go canoeing, even the old saying “Take a Hike”, takes on a whole new meaning here at Brushy Creek. Kindle new friendships as we saddle up for a beautiful trail ride or go hiking in the Mark Twain National Forest along the Ozark Trail. The wildlife is abundant, the creeks and streams run clear, the hills are inviting and the night sky is an awesome sight to see! Our trained staff will make your trip enjoyable, safe and memorable. Visit our website for more info! 

**10% Discount Off Camping and Stalls with HTCAA Member ID Card**

Elkins Creek Horse Camp

Pedro, Ohio

If you’re looking to experience a laid back atmosphere with personal service, you’ve come to the right place.  We are located adjacent to Wayne National Forest, near Lake Vesuvius and Dean State Forest.  We have easy access to approximately 100 miles for the trails directly across from camp!  We offer an equestrian campground with 60 electric sites, primitive sites, 106 stalls, tack shop, restrooms/showers, shelter house, private bunk rooms, cabin, and canoe rental.  We have special events and shows with local catering, D.J. availability.  Groups are always welcome.  We encourage you to visit & enjoy the local restaurants, grocery, shopping, fishing, hiking, shooting range and hunting opportunities as well.  Check out their website for more information! 

**Ask Elkin's Creek about HTCAA Discounts with your HTCAA ID Card!**

JC Stage Stop B&B

Aladdin, Wyoming

Looking for a new destination for your horse adventure this year?  Welcome to JC Stage Stop B&B, located in the northern Black Hills, between Belle Fourche, SD, and Aladdin, WY where we offer you 5000 acres of beautiful country to ride.  We are a newer camp, smaller in size so you can enjoy the quiet, peaceful setting our camp has to offer.  We have 8 full hookup RV sites on concrete pads (some pull through and some backup), 6 cabins, a fully furnished 2 bdrm bunkhouse, and NEW THIS SPRING a fully furnished 2 bdrm RANCH HOUSE.  Covered stalls and open pens are in close proximity to the RV sites, along with tack sheds, a round pen, obstacle course and an outside arena with flag.  Will be updating the website and posting pictures of the NEW RANCH HOUSE on FaceBook within the next couple weeks.      To our website:  

For reservations call (307) 896-9134 

**Ask about the discount for HTCAA members with ID card**

East Fork Campground

Durbin, West Virginia 

At East Fork Campground in Durbin, West Virginia you can experience scenic railroad rides, trout fishing, canoeing, hiking/biking trails and of course horseback trails.  There are two restaurants within walking distance from the campground if you don’t feel like cooking.   The camp offers covered stalls, clean restrooms, hot showers, a new lodge, Laundromat and full-service hookups.  Check out their WEBSITE

Call (304) 456-3101 for reservations

**Ask about the discount for HTCAA members with ID Card**

Historic Shelby Manor at Arcadia Farms

Stanford, Kentucky 

Do you love both riding and history?  If so, you won’t want to miss a visit to Arcadia Farm.  Nestled on 625 acres of bluegrass countryside Historic Shelby Manor was built in 1836 by Isaac Shelby Jr., the son of Kentucky’s first Governor.  The property borders the Governor’s restored home known as Traveler’s Rest.  Together the two estates offer 1200 acres of scenic riding along open fields, wood trails, gently rolling hills, and along Hanging Fork River.  We offer gentle adventure rides and overnight lodging.  We can also offer Hay Rides, Chuck Wagon Cookouts, and Catered Meals.  Our Special Events Pavilion hosts weddings, family reunions, and other special celebrations.  Check out their WEBSITE!

**Inquire about our HTCAA Member discounts**  

Bridle Ridge Horse & RV Camp

Custer, South Dakota 

Bridle Ridge Horse & RV Camp is located at 24795 Saginaw Road - just 7 miles north of Custer, South Dakota and borders the Black Hills National Forest. They are now accepting reservations for their 2019 GRAND OPENING SEASON beginning on June 15th! They will offer 18 large sites, horse stalls, and amazing riding right from camp! You can see Crazy Horse Memorial from many of the trails and it’s just a short drive to some of the best tourist sites in the Black Hills!  Please Call Sheri at 605-517-0580 for Reservations! You can also check out their Facebook page at Bridle Ridge Horse & RV Camp or book online here WEBSITE.

Goethe Trailhead Ranch

Dunnellon, Florida

A quiet and peaceful country atmosphere where time slows down and your worries wither away. 73 double sized grassy sites all with full hookups, we also have two rentals available.  A beautiful, sparkling, clear pool that’s great to beat the summer heat!  96 12x12 lined and covered box stalls, 9 turn out paddocks 3 private play pastures, a round pen and an arena that’s lighted dusk till dawn.  Pet-friendly with dog park, Wi-Fi available. Designated campfire area. Clean and comfortable bathhouse with toilets and hot showers.  Find us on Facebook or call 352-322-0723 to get your reservations made! 

Golden Hills Trail Rides & Resort

Raymondville, Missouri 

Golden Hills delivers an incomparable equestrian experience on a one-of-a-kind property; spring-fed
streams, forests, massive bluffs, caves, nine miles of river, panoramic ranges, 150+ miles of
beginner-to-advanced riding, hiking, ATV trails, wooded and pasture trails, spectacular wildlife.
Offering horseback riding, camping, fishing, horse rentals, cave exploring, catered events facilities for
weddings, corporate retreats, reunions, anniversaries, birthdays. Facilities: 21-room lodge, enormous
dining hall, swimming pool, fitness center, game room with pool tables, café, chapel general store, 3
campgrounds with lots of shade and 300+ water/electric hookups, bath/shower houses. Large arena,
multiple round pens, hundreds of stalls and paddocks. Working ranch – cattle driving is available.  Check out 

WEBSITE and call them at (417) 457-6222 to make your reservations today! 


**15% off day riding, camping or lodging with your HTCAA Membership Card**

Midwest Trail Ride 

Norman, Indiana

Nestled in the southern Indiana hill country is a hidden gem for equestrian trail riders.  Midwest Trail Ride is located in the northernmost section of the Hoosier National Forest in Indiana.   There are 90 – 100 miles of trails in this section.  Midwest Trail Ride has 108 campsites, 365 horse stalls & 13 cabins.  Our modern restroom facility has 10 shower stalls on each, the men’s and women’s restroom sides.  There is a large activity/dining hall in the center of camp to accommodate around 175 people.  

Check out their website for more information. 

Fort Valley Ranch

Fort Valley, Virginia 

Fort Valley Ranch’s horse and mule campground offer bunkhouse cabins, campsites and horse corrals with direct access to 100’s of miles of trails in the Massanutten Mountain section of Shenandoah Valley, Virginia’s George Washington National Forest. Ride mountain trails from the valley floor to the scenic ridges and peaks overlooking the Shenandoah.  Campsites with either water and electric hook-ups or primitive located directly next to horse corrals or paddocks.  Enjoy the area attractions including vineyards, caverns, Shenandoah River trips, Civil War History, and charming small towns.  Detailed color trail maps provided at check-in. Guided horseback rides available for non-horse owners.

Check out their website !

Iron Mountain Horse Camp
Ivanhoe, Virginia

Iron Mountain Horse Camp is located in southwest Virginia. We are located in the Jefferson National Forest and part
of the Mount Rogers Recreational Area, which gives you hundreds of miles of trails to ride or hike. Explore the
wonders of Virginia, which feature mountainous terrain and valley views. You can ride by the cliffs and see the forest
foliage of many relatively untouched areas. We offer campsites with electrical and water hook-ups, a bathhouse, a
78 stall barn, and a tack shop. The campground has a stream with running water, shade trees, and a barn
surrounded by mountains.

See more information on their WEBSITE or give them a call at (276) 744-2168


Montana Horse Trailers ~ Lewistown, MT

Anne Troop was so impressed with Harmar, Inc that she became a sales rep in 2011 and got her dealership license in 2015 creating Montana Horse Trailers. If you talk to Anne you will hear the passion for these trailers as well as the desire to teach consumers about the safety of trailers. One of their products is a 3 horse bumper pull living quarter trailer. They specialize in custom orders and the trailers are built one at a time with quality and safety being their first priority. "We live in an age of saturation, specifically, a market saturated with sub-par quality products that are mass produced. Mass produced with the intent of turning a profit, not satisfying you, the customer. Montana Horse Trailers will not accept such a poor standard."  Take a look at Montana Horse Trailers today! Visit their WEBSITE  (406) 366-3727

*Montana Horse Trailers is HTCAA's Premiere Trailer Partner


Top Trail Horse

Top Trail is the “Get Out & Ride” program & premiere trail tracking & logging program for trail riders. All you need is a horse, a trail, and a GPS. We calculate lifetime and annual mileage totals and generate ride logs for horse(s) & rider each time a track is uploaded. 

Additional Member benefits:

—Lifetime Mileage Program: digital milestone certificates, earned mileage patch program, printed annual & lifetime mileage certificates.

—Sponsored mileage challenges held quarterly, yearly, and monthly — each with their own leaderboards which update with every member uploaded track. 

—Affiliate groups: MFTHBA, Hags with Nags, Women on the Edge, MOTDRA, and Double Trouble. 

HTCAA Card Carrying Members will receive $5 off their Top Trail Membership! Email HTCAA today for your code (must provide HTCAA ID#)

Check out their website today!


The International Horsemanship Association

IHA is a nonprofit organization founded in 2018 to provide education and support to help horse lovers around the world connect with their horses on a deeper level. Building relationships with our horses and with each other based on compassion, trust, and communication is at the very heart of the IHA.

We offer a wide range of benefits designed for the aspiring horse owner through to horsemanship students and accomplished industry professionals. These include print and digital media, professional credentials that can be earned without leaving your barn, and a unique educational pathway unique to the IHA—the Grades of Horsemanship.

Become a member of the IHA today to join the Relationship-Based Horsemanship community, deepen your horsemanship education, and find support wherever your journey with horses takes you  International Horsemanship Association


Tucker Trail Saddles

For more than 35 years Tucker has been passionate about crafting saddles and riding equipment to enrich the experience of trail riders. Our products have been contributing to thousands of hours of riding comfort for thousands of horses and their riders. When Bernice Ende said after riding more than 20,000 miles in Tucker Saddles, "Nothing comes between me and my horse but a Tucker saddle," we consider it a privilege to share in this unique relationship between horse and rider.  Check out their WEBSITE!

*Tucker is offering a One-Time discount to Community & Foundation Members (Member ID Required) Email for your code!

Circle Y Saddles

Circle Y Saddles is America's Leading Saddle Brand. Circle Y's innovative products reflect the current trends in design and are ahead of the industry in technology. Circle Y started hand crafting saddles in 1960 in the small Texas town of Yoakum. Still located there, Circle Y continues to produce high-quality saddles and tack with the heritage of tradition the company was founded on.  See all of the products on the WEBSITE!

North America & Internationally

Trail Tack made of BioThane®. We are an e-commerce business with a mobile shop (our LQ Horse Trailer) that ships throughout North America & Internationally. We offer quality, durable Horse Tack designed for your horse's comfort and the riders ease on the trail. Made in the USA of BioThane strapping using Stainless Steel hardware which allows us to place a Lifetime Warranty on every item we make- yep, even the Curb Chains. No rust, no rub, no mildew, no dry rot, no oiling – ever! Choose Classic Western looks or add Bling by personalizing your trail tack. Our goal is to treat you and your horse with SpecTACKular® care. Owner (& Trail Rider) Sherry McClean.Visit our WEBSITE!

Rim Riders Outfitters 

Rim Riders Outfitters is an eclectic equestrian shopping extravaganza! We have 4000' ft of essential riding gear, apparel, boots, hats, purses, jewelry, home decor, knives & leather goods. We offer great customer service, visitor info and years of horse knowledge. Started in 2005 & located on the maps west gateway into the Big South Fork NRRA at 3425 S York Hwy, Jamestown Tn. Come visit the largest store of its kind in the South East. 

We are an experience, not just a destination!  WEBSITE!


I love creating and repurposing old items into artful creations. I designed a bezel concho to use in making my concho/rosettes, which the majority of, are finished in resin.

I take custom orders and can help you create a set of conchos to fit your style.

I also found that my hardware can be used as scarf slides. I have even made some napkin rings with them as well!

If you have an idea I will be happy to work with you on creating it. I have created sets for drill teams, driving teams and lots of people that want something unique on their bridles or halters.

I also sell my hardware if you would like a DIY project. 

Call Yvonne @ 847-409-8678 or Check out Horsewears on their WEBSITE!


-Best Western-
Peppertree Inn’s ID, WA & OR


These 4 Best Western locations are offering a 15% Discount to HTCAA Card Holding Members who are passing by on their way to the trails! There are several horse layovers near these four locations, such as fairgrounds, stables, equestrian centers. Call Khara Nixon at 253-653-2078 to book in advance and provide your HTCAA ID # or you can show your HTCAA ID Card upon arrival, subject to room availability and blackout dates. Check out these locations today!!

Best Western Plus Peppertree Nampa Civic Center  Nampa, Idaho
Best Western Plus Peppertree Airport Inn Spokane, Washington
Best Western Plus Peppertree Inn at Omak  Omak, Washington
Best Western Premier Peppertree Inn at Bend Bend, Oregon

Check out “ZPizza Tap Room” for great pizza too!



Insect Control

Use Fly Predators To Kill Flies Before They Hatch

Fly Predators are the natural enemy of flies, but never bother people or animals. Without resorting to chemicals, you’ll kill flies before they emerge. That way they never get a chance to bother you or your animals or reproduce by the gazillions.

You simply sprinkle Fly Predators near all manure areas every three to four weeks during warm months. In just a few minutes you’ve done your fly control for the month. It’s as simple as opening a sack of potato chips!

Preventing flies is key,  If you just go after adult flies buzzing around but that’s only about 15% of the population at any time. If you don’t stop the future ones you’ll be plagued all summer.  Check out Spalding Fly Predators today!

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