Come and ride beautiful Beaumont, NB. This location is a trail riders dream come true with perfectly maintained forest and seaside trails. Breathtaking views, clean coastal air and lots of wildlife. This will be a challenging ride with plenty of elevation change and rocky footing. Hoof protection recommended as well as warm clothing (the Bay of Fundy keeps temperatures cool).
Site is somewhat remote, with the closest convenience store being 20 minutes away. Be sure to gas up and buy anything you need before arrival.
The ride site is a Boy Scout camp that utilizes a steel dome building as a head quarters. Bunk beds (bring your own bedding), an industrial kitchen, dining area, meeting area, washrooms, hot showers, heat, air conditioning and all the comforts of home. If Mother Nature decides to be cranky, the humans will be quite comfortable. Being that this is a children’s camp, we ask that you leave your camp site as clean as you found it when you leave. Yard rakes, fork and wheel barrow will be provided. Please ensure ALL manure, straw, hay, etc is cleaned up. Lots of room for pens and trailers.
All holds will be at ride camp.
JUDGING to start by 9am for away competitors. Earlier if possible.
All meals will be provided for all competitors. There will be no shortage of food. Family and friends are free to eat. Donations appreciated.
BREAKFAST - coffee, tea, milk, juice, toast, bagels, fruit, muffins, etc.
LUNCH - Bagged. Sandwich, drink, snacks.
SUPPER - Probably soup/chilli with salads, rolls, and side dishes.
NBEA Membership or other provincial membership (PSO) is MANDATORY to ride. You do not have to be a member of ACTRA but you must have your provincial membership with you.
HELMETS ARE MANDATORY.
Are you interested in learning more about the sport of distance riding? WE NEED VOLUNTEERS! Contact Nicole for more information.