ATRA 2013 Calendar
of Events (last updated on 3/25/2014)
April 4,5,6 -9:30am-Horse Trails & Camping Across America -Malvern,
AR host-Donnie Draper-501-337-3064, leave out each morning at
9:30 return around 3:30. Breakfast Fri, Sat, & Sun. Supper Fri.
(Chicken& baked potatoes) Sat. Supper (grilled burgers &
chip/fries) . Primitive camping no cost, no stalls ( trees to tie
a line on) If you need any Info. Call Donnie Draper at
1-501-337-3064 location Malvern AR. 11 miles from interstate 30
exit 98 south on hwy. 9.
Arkansas Trails Council meeting. Pinnacle
Mountain State Park. Horse people come out if possible
because they are electing the chairman this time and we need our
horse interest represented.
April 12 -12:00pm- Penneyville, USA - hot dog roast -Butch
Penney -944-4332 From Interstate 430 take Hwy 10 (Cantrell
Road) West and go 6 miles. At Chenal and Hwy 300 Junction
(Wal-Mart), turn right on Hwy 300 and go 7 miles to Roland. Stay
on Hwy 300, and go 6.1 miles to Penney Lane, turn left and go 2.2
miles to the house.
The ride at Penneyville on April 12th will begin at noon. We will
ride until about 3:30 or 4:00 and then return to the house for a
bonfire and hot dog roast. Food and drink will be provided and the
only thing you will have to bring will be your appetite! If
you are not able to ride and just want to come for the food and
fun be sure to arrive about 3:30. An RSVP would be nice so that
the appropriate amount of food can be purchased.
Call Barbara at 944-4334, Butch at 944-4332 or email-
Lake-Clarksville, AR-host Linda Owen -479-647-9748
Take coal hill exit #47 highway 164 off of I-40( if coming from
east be VERY CAREFUL it is a VERY sharp switch back) off of either
exit you will go left (north) go through Hunt town approximately 5
miles you will go across a bridge and just past the bridge is
county road 4100 on left (there will be a horsehead lake sign on
the right) turn left on county road 4100) approximately a mile
4100 turns to the right stay on the asphalt road on around the
lake. We will be at the 3rd camp on the left. There will be signs
out. There is no electric hookups so generators will be
needed. There is a bath house and restroom a little ways up the
April 27-Sunday-1:00pm -Burns
Park- North Little Rock, AR-directions see above-host Tina
May 3 -Camp Robinson-Mayflower, AR -host-Vivian Ashcraft-
870-942-7286.Benefit Trailride for the Sheridan Riding Club.
multiple rides starting at 10:00am (fast, slow, short, long).
Bar B Que plates with all the fixings available from 1:00pm about
AR-old Bob Roper horse camp-host-Dona
Corley-501-982-3961 or 501-590-6485.THIS IS A NEW PLACE AND
HOST-SO COME AND HAVE FUN.
you can also come up a day early others will be riding. Hwy
5 thru Mt. View to Hwy 14 (which goes to Blanchard Springs) go
past Blanchard Springs. two miles to Fifty Six, just past Cody's
Cafe (on the left) is Roasting Ear Road, I believe there is
a sign that says Industrial Road (not Roasting Ear) don't ask me
why? go 4.2 miles and turn at Roper's
Campground, (left) I will try and have a big sign out for
everyone. His # is 870-746 4300, 870-746-4741 and 870-365-3505, he
has three #'s because its hard to get phone service at different
locations up there. ATRA/TB
May 31-June 1 Cowboy-Up Trails-870-830-6144- Annual Club
Trailride -host-Tina Taylor 501-764-8238 We will have a
potluck after the Saturday ride with the club providing the meat.
We will have pulled pork. EVERYONE please bring a side dish.
campsite- water/elec. includes 1 horse stall.$10 primitive
camping. There are picket lines in the camp for horses.
Bathrooms and hot showers. From I-40 get off at the Atkins
exit. go north on Hwy.105 at Hector
the hwy will change to hwy.27n.Go 2.9 miles you will go over a
bridge then turn left before you go up the hill onto Nfm 1328/Old
Hwy 27.Continue to follow Old Hwy 27 for 12.5 miles. Keep
left at the fork. Continue straight onto Co Rd 1000/Victor
Rd. Camp is on right side off the road. atra/tb
Trails Day-Burns Park-North Little Rock, AR All trail users
will be represented at this venue. Come out for a nice ride.
for more information
call: Vivian Ashcraft 870-942-7286
(All rides are weather permitting – if you’re not sure, call
the ride sponsor)
May 3- 14th Annual Benefit Trail
Ride-Banks , AR
All proceeds go to the Arkansas Children's Hospital.
A meal will be provided. There is $15.00 donation fee. Horses and
are welcome. Negative coggins Required. For more
Marsha Pierce at 870-500-1783 or Scotty Griffin at 870-866-2753
May 22-25-several members are going to Natchez Trace
State Park in
Tennessee. They will be staying at The Wrangler
Campground. Which is a
horse camp. This ride is with the Friends of
Foxtrotters.reservations-731-968-3742.or for more information call
Trail Challenge Ride Series-
Tangled Mane Ranch-593 County Road 4220, Clarksville, Arkansas
this will be a trail challenge with natural obstacles along the
trail ride will be approximately 6 to 8 miles long and will have 8
natural obstacles along the trail. You can ride in your own group.
will be judged as horse and rider team. we will have a novice
which is for folks that are just getting started in this type of
event, open division is for folks that have been in the event and
little more experience at this, and juniors is for 12 and under,
we have juniors that feel they are ready for novice or open they
that division), we will have ribbons and prizes for 1st thru 5th
class for the trail challenge.
after we do trail challenge awards we will do a walk through on
then start the obstacle course. we will have 8 judged obstacles on
course. we will have novice, open and juniors division on this
will have ribbons for 1st thru 5th in each division.
lunch will be available for $5.00 a plate cost $10.00 for both
adults and $5.00 for both course for juniors. come on out and have
full of fun with us. Registration starts and 9:00 and we will ride
10:00 am. we will post more info as we get it figured out. for
call Linda @ 479-647-9748 or email email@example.com
March 15,2014 Trail challenge and field obstacles
April 12,2014 Poker run
May 10,2014 Trail challenge
June 7,2014 Trail challenge
July 12,2014 Trail challenge
September 20,2014 Trail challenge
October 18,2014 Trail challenge
November 8,2014 Trail Challenge
We will also have obstacle practices we will announce when we r
have one on here.
TRAILBLAZERS RIDING CLUB
HARRISON ROUNDUP CLUB--
for more info on any of these rides: Larry Graddy
2014 Rides -
All rides start at 9:30 unless
To get information on how to sponsor a
Tina Taylor - (501)
764-8238, (501) 339-8863 or
Everyone who host's a ride please remember to submit
your information about the ride a few days before the 9th of the
month immediately after the ride so the ride can get in the
Ride hosts also must get their rides to Tina at least a
few days prior to the 9th of the month preceding the ride. For
instance if you plan to host a ride the 17th of April you'd need
to get it on the calendar a few days prior to the 9th of March. A
ride the first week of a month may have to be posted on the
calendar even earlier due to the timing when the Roundup hits
mailboxes and stores.
Please be aware of the departure time for announced trail rides.
As a courtesy to others, always arrive early enough to be saddled
up and ready to go at the announced departure time. Note: You do
not have to be a member to ride with us, just come and have a good
time. Everyone please have a current negative Coggins with you.
Bring your lunch and drinks. Saturday rides begin at 10:00 am and
Sunday rides begin at 9:00 am unless otherwise noted. It's the
riders responsibility to check with the ride host in case of
inclement weather and for directions to the ride location.
Our yearly family memberships are $15.00 this includes having the
Roundup magazine delivered to your house every month, which is
worth the membership fee.