The Gold Country Obstacle Course is a perfect opportunity to see well your horse can handle obstacles in the wild. This one-day event will consist of two different challenges. In the morning, the Gold Country In-Hand Obstacle Course will test your ability to lead your horse through a series of obstacles. This course is perfect for everyone including minis, weanlings, yearlings, burros or riders who are not ready to attempt the mounted obstacle challenge. In the afternoon, the Gold Country Mounted Obstacle Course will test you ability to guide your horse through the obstacles while riding.
Both events are designed to be competitive, educational, and fun. Proceeds from this event will benefit the Modoc Mustang Training program. For more information about the Modoc Mustang Training program, please click here.
The Gold Country Obstacle Course will take place at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds in Placerville, California on July 17th. Snacks and water will be provided but is is recommended that you bring your own lunch. There will be awards for 1st through 6th place Novice, Intermediate, and Advanced as well as awards for Junior, Youngin’, and Newcomer.
For more information, directions, and the agenda, please visit https://www.equinetrailsports.com/event_group/11752/view.