Spring Trail Ride, April 1, 2023

Ride With Us!!!!

On the first Saturday in April, the Empire Ranch Foundation sponsors a Trail Ride through the rolling hills and spectacular scenery of  Las Cienegas National Conservation Area.   Join us for an Authentic Western Experience like no other, benefiting the Empire Ranch Foundation.

Plan to Attend

Spring Trail Ride at the Historic Empire Ranch

Saturday, April 1, 2023

This year we have two 1.5 hour guided horseback rides, at 9:30 am and 1 pm, through the beautiful rolling grasslands of Las Cienegas National Conservation Area. A a catered chuck wagon lunch  can be purchased separately.  Lunch will be served from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm.  Docent tours will be available.

Registration is now closed.  Day of event registration will NOT be available.

All rental horses must be booked through ERF.  Privately owned horses or mules are welcome.  Riders must be at least 8 yrs. old.  An adult must accompany riders 8-12 yrs. old and helmets are required for riders 8-12 yrs. old.  Helmets are available for all upon request.

We’re riding rain or shine!  Please dress accordingly. There are no refunds for the weather. Other refunds will be considered on a case-by-case basis; however, our general policy is that there are no refunds after March 10, 2023.

Each rider must complete and sign the liability form prior to riding.  Click on the link below to download the form.  Also review the Rules of Etiquette by clicking on the link below.

2023-Trail Ride-Release-of-Liability-Agreement

2023 Trailride Rules Etiquette

To read articles about past Trail Rides click here to go the ERF Newsletter index and find the listings under Events–Spring Trail Ride.  Click here for photos of the 2022 ride.

Questions?  Call (888) 364-2829, or email admin@empireranchfoundation.org.