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.
THROUGHOUT THE YEARS
ACHC has funded or sponsored the following EVENTS or PROJECTS:
1. Pied Piper Farm Day
2. Library READING day
3. Michigan Brown Trout Festival
4. NEMAHC Horse Shows
5. Pigeon River Pavilion Project
6. Adopt A Highway
7. Alpena HDC (4-H) Horse Camp
8. Friends Together
9. Foster Closet of Michigan
10. Alpena County Fair-Free Ride Day
11. Alpena County Fair-Handicapable
12. Alpena Senior Citizens
13. Alpena Plaza Pool
14. St. Jude's Rides
15. Back Country of Pigeon River and Beyond
16. Adoption of "BIG OAKS" Equestrian Campground
ACHC is very proud to be able to help our community and looks forward to our future projects.
Dates for Camping 2019:
MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
Thursday May 23-27, 2019 ...Camp at Elk Hill, Pigeon River Group Campgrounds
July 25-28, 2019 ACHC Free Weekend Campout at Luzerne Trail Camp
LABOR DAY WEEKEND
August 29- September 2, 2019 ACHC Labor Day Campout-----Group Camp at Elk Hill, Pigeon River Country.
September 12-14 ( can not spend the night on the 14th), 2019 ACHC Campout----Group Campout at Elk Hill, Pigeon River Country
October 10-13, 2019 ACHC Group Campout----Group Camp at Elk Hill, Pigeon River Country
MARK your calendars and come enjoy the fun.
Prior reservations are required for all campouts.
All Reservations and Money for all campouts can be made by calling Jackie Konecke at 989-356-0071 or sending to 4408 Dagett Road, Alpena, Michigan. Jackie is going to deal with all reservations and collecting of fees this year. QUESTIONS: Call Jackie. Thank You.
ACHC steak fry/potluck is on September 10th at the Alpena Cycle Club. 5:30-6:30 social hour steaks done at 6:30pm. All club members steak is covered by the club, however bring a friend/family member for $8 per steak. Bring your own drinks...club will supply coffee. Must contact Terra to reserve your steaks or message on here! Deadline to reserve is September 2nd. Hope to see you there! REMINDER...bring a dish to pass.
March 16, 2019. Fundraiser to be held at the APLEX to benefit the Alpena County Fair in a children's educational program. Further details to follow.
Thank You to WHSB for allowing ACHC to do a 50/50 raffle that generated $298.00---done 12/31/2018
December 1, 2018 FUNDRAISER ( to benefit Friends together and ACHC) will be held at APLEX. H-Bone Groove Band will play. 7-11 P.M. This is a memorial in the honor of Leonard Kinn Jr. Doors open at 5:30 P.M. . Tickets cost $5.00 each and tables can be reserved. Call 354-6164
ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY 2019 schedule will be posted at a later date
OPTIMIST ACRES RIDES will be posted at a later date ... Call Fran Arthur for details.
ACHC Meetings are always set for the second Tuesday of each month. They will be held at the APLEX ... unless notified differently.
A $500.00 Donation was raised through profit of the 2018 Mom2Mom sale held at the Aplex. Pictured from left to right: Jennifer Torz, Terra Koss, Lorilee McGee
Over $6,000 was raised by the ACHC on March 10, 2018 held at the Aplex. Pictured from Left to right: ACHC President, Terra Koss, Bill Milford , Friends Together representative, Jackie Konecke, Public Relations for ACHC.
HOWDY KIDS: Bring your horse buddy to camp with you....and have a FUN filled weekend.
ACHC is proud to sponsor and join hands with Horse Development Committee (4 -H)