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ATRA Pleasure Rides

Saturday rides begin at 10 a.m. and Sunday rides begin at 9 a.m. unless otherwise noted. We require that participants present proof of Negative Coggins in accordance with Arkansas State Law.
It is the rider's responsibility to check with the ride host in case of inclement weather and for the directions to the ride location.
(Rides vary in length and difficulty of terrain. If you have any questions, contact the ride host.)
       Note: You do not have to be a member to ride with us. 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. The host should provide ride information to the reporter for the Roundup. To schedule or change a ride contact Tina Taylor at 501-470-3164, 501-339-8863. 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.

  • Any horse that might kick should be identified by a red ribbon in their tail.
  • Stallions must be ridden by adults, identified by yellow ribbon front and back and be well in hand. When tie conditions exist, all stallions must be double tied at all times. The primary rope is tied in the normal manner, but the second rope must be secured around the stallion's neck, run through the halter ring and tied in the normal manner. If the rope around the neck is secured with a knot, it must be a bowline. The primary and secondary rope will not be tied to the same tie spot.
  • New rides are always welcome.
  • More information and directions can be found in the Horsemen's Roundup, or the ATRA Yahoo Group website.


ATRA 2017 Calendar of Events (last updated on 04/26/2017)

 

April 29 -BROCK CREEK *CANCELLED* - Jerusalem, AR host-Walter Red-501-786-7145
Take I-40 West to Morrilton, AR take the 2nd exit Hwy 95 North for about 10
miles At intersection of Hwy 124 turn LEFT.  Go about 9 miles at Jerusalem
Hwy 124 will make a 90 degree turn to left, BUT stay north (gravel road) on
Conway County 32/Forest Road 1305 for 5.5 miles.  Turn RIGHT (east) on Forest
Rd.1309 for .1 mile. Keep LEFT as it becomes Forest Rd.1331.Continue EAST
for about 1 mile and at the fork keep RIGHT. Go ACROSS the Dam. The parking
area will be on the LEFT Zing Trailhead-Take I-40 West to Morrilton, AR
take the 2nd exit Hwy 95 North for about 10 miles At intersection of Hwy
124 turn LEFT. Go about 9 miles at Jerusalem Hwy 124 will make a 90 degree
turn to left, BUT stay north (gravel road) on Conway County 32/Forest Road
1305 for 5.5 miles.  Turn RIGHT (east) on Forest Rd.1309 for .1 mile. Keep
LEFT as it becomes Forest Rd.1331.Continue EAST for about 1 mile and at
the fork go LEFT.  This road will take you along the west side of Brock
Creek Lake. atra/tb

May 14-Sunday Trailride-Burns Park-1:00PM-host-Tina Taylor-501-764-8238.
 Burns Park-North Little Rock, AR - from I-430 North to I-40 East take the Burns Park Exit, turn right at the end of exit, go toward the North Little Rock Animal Shelter, just before the Animal Shelter take a right turn on Arlene Laman Drive, stay on Arlene
Laman Drive, follow thru until you come to the red covered bridge on your left, approx. 4 to 6 miles until you come to bridge. If you are coming from Little Rock on I-40 West, take the Burns Park Exit, at the stop sign take a left and cross over bridge, going toward the North Little Rock Animal Shelter, just before the animal shelter, you will turn right on
Arlene Laman Dr., then continue with the above directions. You will go past the red covered bridge.Go about .5 mile the horse trailer parking area is now on the right.

May 20-21-BUFFALO RIVER AT WOOLUM - ST. JOE, AR-host Tina Taylor, Sherry Resecker-501-350-6980. - take hwy 65 north from Conway, take Greenbrier exit toward Marshall. Stay on hwy 65 to St. Joe. Just past St. Joe Mercantile (on the right) you will see hwy 374--turn left, there is also a park service sign to Woolum there.  Hwy 374 is paved road only a short way- 1 to 2 miles then turns to gravel and becomes County Road 14. Hwy 14 goes all the way to Woolum - it is slow but a fairly good road and well traveled by horse trailers. At the end of the road-before you go to the river area, turn left into a huge hay field.  We will camp along the right side as soon as you turn into the field.

 

(All rides are weather permitting – if you’re not sure, call the ride sponsor)
 

OTHER RIDES

April -7-8-Missouri Foxtrotter- Camp Robinson
April 28-30-Dunwell Trail Ride-Camp Robinson
May 28-29-Spotted Saddle Horse of Arkansas-Camp Robinson

May 26-Annual Memorial Day Ride-Andrew Hendrix



 

TRAILBLAZERS RIDING CLUB

2016 Rides



HARRISON ROUNDUP CLUB-- http://www.harrisonroundupclub.com/
for more info on any of these rides: Larry Graddy 870-743-3123,Jerry Clark
870-741-9622


 


To get information on how to sponsor a ride contact:
Tina Taylor - (501)
764-8238, (501) 339-8863 or
ridehost@arkansastrailridersassoc.com

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 Roundup.

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.
 

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