ECH 2017 SUMMER FIXTURE CARD
We are pleased to announce our list of Summer Rides and activities. They are a great way to enjoy the beautiful weather and countryside on horseback, in the company of good friends.
Note: The rides are free to members, non-members $30/ride. *We have also included some of our other events which may have fees attached.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
Who should come? Anyone who enjoys hacking across country in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere Where will we ride? Many different places – this is a wonderful opportunity to explore the best riding country in Southern Ontario. See the Summer Fixture Card, or visit our website at http://eglintoncaledonhounds.com for details. Fixtures may change, so consult the Website or our Facebook page regularly.
What type of horse should I have? Anything from young event prospects to an old western trail horse, to field hunters, to a kid’s pony. Your horse should be fit and comfortable in a group of horses.
Is jumping required? No, but jumping may be an option.
Can I use a western saddle? Of course.
When are the rides? Wednesdays and Saturdays through June and July. The rides start promptly at 10:00 am, so plan to arrive in good time. The rides will last 11⁄2 to 2 hours. Although dress is casual, riders must wear protective helmets.
What about lunch? Plan to join the group for lunch. It may be a picnic, a gathering in a local pub or restaurant, potluck, etc. It is generally listed on the Fixture Card.
Who can I contact? Let us know if you plan to come out. Contact the host for the day or Tina Walker-Honorable Secretary (519)843-5559 Liability: All members and guests are hereby notified that they participate in the activities of the ECH entirely at their own risk. By participating, they waive any claim whatsoever for any injury (including death) to themselves
or their horses, however caused, through negligence or otherwise, against the ECH; any member, subscriber, officer or director of the ECH or its employees or agents; and against any landowner or landowner over whose property they ride.
PLEASE NOTE: You must sign a waiver before joining any of the rides. Waivers available at each ride or at: http://eglintoncaledonhounds.com click on- membership
SCHEDULE OF RIDES and EVENTS
Saturday, August 5: Hound Exercise at the Kennels, Caledon Riding Club, 15747 Creditview Road, Caledon . (905)838-4242
Wednesday, August 9: Hound Exercise at the Kennels, Caledon Riding Club, 15747 Creditview Road, Caledon. (905)838-4242
Saturday, August 12: Hound Exercise – Mono Area – take Hwy 10 north from Orangeville to 15 side road / Mono Centre Rd and turn right (east). Follow road east and then north onto 2nd line until stop sign at Mono Center Road. Turn right (east) and follow road east and thennorth onto 3rd line. Stay left onto 3rd line as road turns to the right (east). Park on left
(west) side of 3rd line in provincial parking lot.
Wednesday, August 16: ECH Jumper Jackpot, Caledon Riding Club, 15747 Creditview Road, Caledon . 2pm - Course Walk; 3pm Start. See Events for more details & forms.
Sat Aug 19th - 9:00 AM
Southgate Area: The property of Mr. and Mrs. Hank Pastink, go north on Hwy 25 through Grand Valley to Hwy 89, turn west (left) and continue through Keldon to Southgate side road 11, turn north ( right ), go one concession to Southgate Road 4, turn left ( west ) to Southgate side road 07, turn north (right). Meet is on right (east) side about .5 Kms at ‘Henria’
Wed Aug 23rd - 9:00 AM - Mono
The residence of Mrs. Tralee Pearce and Mr. Grant Ellis; go north on Airport Rd., then west on 20th Side Road to 4th line, then right (north) to first driveway on right (east) fire # 835063.
Sat Aug 26th - 9:00 AM – Erin South
Good News Farm: the residence of Mr. & Mrs. William, Schoenhardt, east side of 8th line Erin # 4917, 1 line east of Trafalgar Rd and north of 32 / 42 Side Rd ( Ballinafad Side Rd ), first farm on east side.
Wed Aug 30th – 9:00 AM
Mimosa Area: go west on Hwy. 124 through Ospringe, turn right (north) on Wellington Rd. 26, about 8 kms to Wellington Rd. 22, turn left (west) to 6th line, turn right (north). Park on east side of road only, north of Wellington Rd 22.
Sat Sept 2nd - 9:00 AM
North Valley Ranch: the residence of Ms. Leasa Lennox, go north on Hwy 10 from Orangeville, to 20th side road, then west (left) to 7th line of Amaranth, then north (right) on 7th line to #335133 on east (right) side.
Mon Sept 4th - HUNTER PACE – High Hills Farm: Home of Margie Spencer, north on # 10 Hwy., across # 89 (becomes county # 19) to # 5 side road, east to second farm on north side, # 526387. Watch emails / website for details.
Wed Sept 6th – 9:00 AM – Mono
Blithe Hill: the residence of Mrs. Jean Watson and Ms. Caroline Bazley, from Hwy 9, go north on Airport Rd. to 25th Sideroad, then west between the 3rd and 4th Lines. #427563
Sat Sept 9th, 9:00 AM – Erin North
Erin North Area – please watch email for details on meet location.
Wed Sept 13th, 9:00 AM – Orton Area
Weybread Hill Farm, residence of Mrs. Priscilla Reeve: go north from Hwy. 124 on Hwy 25 through the village of Hillsburgh then west (left) on Erin / East Garafraxa Town Line to the 11th Line East Garafraxa, then north (right) to Fire # 111150 on the west side (left).
HOUNDS WILL MEET
Sat Sept 16th, 10 AM – Erin South - OPENING MEET
Ramshead: The residence of Mr. and Mrs. Rolf Kindbom, east side of 10th Line Erin, north of Ballinafad Rd. # 5013. Park in first hayfield on the right as you enter the property.