Events - 2014 and 2015

2014

  • April 6-12
  • April 20-26

2015

  • April 6-12
  • April 20-26

2014

  • **May 1-4 (3 day ride)
  • May 11-17
  • May 25-31

2015

  • May 1-4
  • May 11-17
  • May 25-31

2014

  • June 8-14

2015

  • June 8-14

2014

  • Sept 7-13
  • Sept 21-27

2015

  • Sept 7-13
  • Sept 21-27

2014

  • Oct 5-11
  • **Oct 16-19 (3 day ride)
  • Oct 26-Nov 1

2015

  • Oct 5-11
  • Oct 16-19 (3 day ride)
  • Oct 26- Nov 1

** MO Fox Trotters Assoc. Annual Ride Open to all breeds

Big Creek Trail Rides

Call us Toll Free at:
(877)932-4846
or
(417) 932-5225
FAX: (417) 932-5316

Our mailing address is:
Big Creek Trail Ride
HCR 68 Box 7237
Hartshorn, MO 65479

Do's and Don'ts at Big Creek Trail Rides

Campground
50 amp electrical hookup and water at each site. Spacious sites with in walking distance of dining hall, clean shower and rest room facilities.

Stalls
Lighted, clean covered stalls with water hookups . Saw dust provided.

Dining hall
The 4000 sq. ft. dining hall specializing in great home cooked meals. Dining hall open Friday night before ride starts for early arrivals at an additional low cost.

Services
Farrier Services are available (Note: Farrier services are available through outside services only.) General store well stocked with soft drinks, personal items, tack & much more. Hay & grain available. Laundromat.

Room Rentals
Four furnished rooms &two family sized cabins available. Bed linens & pillows furnished. Towels are---NOT Supplied.

Special Rides/Open Rides
Plan your family, personal friends, or club ride. Set your own dates & use our facilities. Inquire.

Open Camping
Come and enjoy our campground facilities by camping during the off season times. Please call for availability. Campsite $12 .00 per night/Stalls $5.00 per night.

Liabilities
All persons who attend this trail ride do so at their own risk. All are advised of MO Senate Bill 457 and the following: WARNING UNDER MISSOURI LAW AN EQUINE PROFESSIONAL IS NOT LIABLE FOR AN INJURY TO OR THE DEATH OF A PARTICIPANT IN EQUINE ACTIVITIES RESULTING FROM THE INHERENT RISKS OF EQUINE ACTIVITIES PURSUANT TO THE REVISED STATUES OF MISSOURI

BIG CREEK TRAIL RIDE RULES

  • We are not responsible for accidents to man or beasts.
  • We reserve the right to reject any entry.
  • All horses transported to the facilities must have negative Coggins test.
  • Children under the age of 14 are required to wear helmets while riding. Riding double will not be permitted.
  • Horses that kick, or are extremely aggressive must wear red tail ribbons at all times.
  • No rough riding, racing, and NO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES OR ILLEGAL DRUGS OF ANY KIND.
  • DOGS are allowed only in campers or on leashes. This will be enforced! NO DOGS allowed on the trails, in the rooms, or in the dining hall. You are responsible for your animals. NO EXCEPTIONS!
  • No motorcycles or ATVíS.
  • All camps must be quiet by 10:00 p.m.
  • No stallions without special approval.
  • No feed may be stored in stalls.
  • Everyone must be registered. All visitors must register through office.
  • Swimming or bathing horses is not permitted in creeks or rivers.
  • If your horse damages a tree, you will be expected to replace the tree at a fee of $150.00 or more.
  • A meeting will be held the night before a ride begins to familiarize riders with rules and policies.

We are absolutely not responsible for injuries or death to animals or humans. Participate at your own risk. ALL HORSES MUST HAVE CURRENT NEGATIVE COGGINS TEST PAPERS TO ENTER.