The Alpena County Horsemen's Club is a group of people with a common yet diverse interest in horses and related activities.  Member's interests include showing (at local, state and national levels), training, breeding, trail riding, horse camping, search and rescue,and driving. We are all about enjoying and getting the most out of the time that we spend with our horses. Membership is open to anyone with an interest in horses. 

TRAIL RIDING

For complete details
on all trail riding see our
Trail Rides page. 

Pigeon River Trail Riding

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MEMORIES of Memorial Day Weekend
Campout 2016


ENJOY looking at the fun everyone had...be thinking of joining us this Memorial Day Weekend by planning ahead and marking your calendars...MARK them now!!! COMING SOON.

Kaylee and Pari Greene


Laurie and Marlene Lamont

Marlene, Kaylee and Pari

 

Mary, Harriet and Susie
  



CAMPFIRES will soon be back. We are all looking forward to seeing everyone in camp and on the trails.


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The Alpena County Horseman's Club presents...
 FUN HORSE SHOW!

Fuzzy horses welcome! No show clothes needed! 

Optimist Acres Arena M-32 and Herron Road


Saturday June 3rd, 2017 with a rain date June 17th, 2017. 9 A.M. start time. For information about show or weather cancelation call Terra Koss 989-4645886.

Entry Fees: 15 yrs and under $1, 16 yrs and over $2. We reserve the right to combine classes. Four divisions as listed: Youth lead line, 11 yrs and under, 12-15 yrs and 16 yrs and over. Youth-helmets required.
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Scholarships: Each year the ACHC has an Equine Education Scholarship in the amount of  $250 available. If interested, we suggest filling out an application. Applicant should be at least a high school senior or beyond. Application is found in MEMBERSHIP INFO. If you wish to send form to your computer application and fill out the form---E-Mail completed form to Laurie Lamont---llpiper@hotmail.com.
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ATTENTION 4-H
Cheboygan County
"HORSE CLINIC and SHOW"
           June 16-18, 2017

Taylor Fabus, who works at the state 4-H equine level, will help facilitate the clinic and judge the show. There will be fun games and activities for cloverbuds and older members...like movie night in the barn, etc. GREAT opportunity to get involved.


Click on file below for more information.

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"SUNRISE EQUESTRIAN SPORTS"

This info came from Mary and Jerry Linton on the "Sunrise Equestrian Sports". Please click on both below for the info.

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2017_Showbill_Sunrise_Equestrian_Sports3.pdf
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"MAY NEWSLETTER"

Here is the ACHC "May" Newsletter: Please click on file below to see and read.

May_2017.pdf
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CLUB NEWS

  TIME :
to renew your dues for ACHC Membership.
Be sure your dues are paid so you will not miss out on any issues of the ACHC newsletter. Info and forms are found in your March edition of the ACHC newsletter.
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CAMPOUT DAYS:
WEEKEND FUN
Dates are in for this years campouts:

MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
May 25-29, 2017 ACHC Memorial Day Campout-----Group Camp at Elk Hill, Pigeon River Country

July 13-16, 2017 ACHC Free Weekend Campout-----South Branch Trail Camp

THE FOLLOWING DATES ARE PENDING, BECAUSE RESERVATIONS CAN ONLY BE MADE 6 MONTHS IN ADVANCE:

LABOR DAY WEEKEND
August 31- September 4, 2017 ACHC Labor Day Campout-----Group Camp at Elk Hill, Pigeon river Country

FALL RIDE
September 28-October 1, 2017 ACHC Campout----Group Campout at Elk Hill, Pigeon River Country

COLOR RIDE
October 12-15, 2017 ACHC Group Campout----Group Camp at Elk Hill, Pigeon River Country

MARK your calendars and come enjoy the fun.
Reservations for all campouts can be made by calling Darlene Alexander at 989-727-3137
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Do look over the calendar of events Jackie Konecke has set up for some fundraisers and be sure to volunteer. All hands are needed and your help is greatly appreciated.
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For all those who "love" Riding.......
EXPLORING the adventures on a horse.

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Wishing everyone  a 

 GREAT 2017. GREAT ACHC moments/memories are coming soon.

  Our "Annual Christmas Party" was fun for all in attendance. Here are some pictures of that special night.






_______________ALPENA COUNTY HORSEMANS CLUB---
     NEED VOLUNTEERS...
Call Jackie Konecke
(989) 356-0071 if questions.



Alpena County Horseman's Club Sponsored Clinic ----

Parelli Clinic:

Work Bee on June 22, 2017...
6 P.M. @ Optimist Acres.
Will need to set up round pens.

June 25, 2017...Will need clean-up at Optimist Acres.

Contact Pari Green for details. pgreen68@hotmail.com

There is a charge to audit (watch) the clinic!


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Calendar of EVENTS:

May 9, 2017  ACHC Meeting ... APlex 6:30 P.M.

May 19-21, 2017  Work Bee all day ... Group camp Elk Hill

June 3, 2017  Fun Fuzzy Horse Show ... Optimist Acres 9:00 A.M. sharp

June 16-18, 2017  Horse Show and Clinic ... Cheboygan County Fairgrounds ... All day

July 11, 2017 Adopt a Highway Cleanup ... Methodist Church Parking Lot ... 6:30 P.M.

September 23, 2017  Adopt a Highway Cleanup ... Methodist Church Parking Lot ... 6:30 P.M.








 

 

 

 

 


Do You Have Some Cool Event Photo's 
for the Website?

Send them to Bonnie or Jackie
as an Email Attachment

LOOKING BACK:
Getting ready for Labor Day Potlock at PRC. Always a fun adventure for all....such "wonderful" FOOD prepared by GREAT cooks. Take time to mark this adventure on your "calendar" for next year also ...2017 is coming soon.

THE NEXT BIG EVENT!

SEE ALL EVENTS ON THE CALENDAR PAGE!

 

 

 

 

ACHC Memorial Day Campout PICTURES continued--------

Wonderful weekend.
Lots of friendly folks - lots of great trail riding - lots of good food!!
EVERYONE looking forward to this year's adventures ... 2017  fun time will be coming soon!!!!
Be sure to join us in the fun.

Potluck Dinner
         
  Abby and Taylor 
  
Bret and Pam


Char, Dale and Little Dale

Donna and Abby Franklin

Fran and Mike Arthur

Gary and Bonnie Gawel


Jackie Konecke and Bonnie Cornelius

Karen Kowalski and Marge Weber


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FEATURES 

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Have an idea for Group Camping? 

 Contact Jackie Konecke at 989-356-0071
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Want to plan a Day Ride? Contact...

Indian Reserve Road, Chippewa Hills or Graham Road
Contact Darlene Alexander 989-727-3137
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Weather Alerts! 

For current up-to-the-minute weather
alerts regarding club events and weather
situations, go to the Club Forum page
and click on Weather Alerts
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HERE

Check out this group of "ROAD TO THE HORSE" participants