Camp Boggy Creek is a children's camp with a large barn, and we are responsible for leaving the grounds in excellent condition for the next group of campers. No arrivals before 10:00 AM on Friday. Primitive camping is available for no additional fee, and you must provide your own horse containment. Dogs okay must be on a leash at all times, and you must pick up after your pet. There are no electrical hookups available.
Each attendee should bring a covered dish to share for dinner on Friday. A microwave is available to heat up food. Ride management will provide the meat. Continental breakfast will be provided on Saturday morning, and grilled cheese sandwiches will be available from for lunch. Anyone that stays over on Saturday night is on their own for dinner.
Two bathrooms are located in the barn, and the bunkhouses feature bathrooms and showers available for anyone to use. However, the bunkhouses are several hundred yards away.
10 stalls, 3 shelters, and 1 paddock are available for a fee. They are based on first-come, first-served registration and are dependent upon receiving your payment.
This ride is sanctioned with AERC, SEDRA, and SERA. Awards will be given for Top 10, BC, high vet score, and turtle.
Lodging in the quaint bunkhouses (several hundred yards away) is available for an additional fee. The bunkhouses will be designated as women's and men's and feature at least 12 beds per building. You must bring your own sheets, pillows, and towels.
Plenty of water sources at ride camp. Please bring hoses to attach to the spigots.
Camp Boggy Creek is adjacent to Seminole State Forest, and riders will enjoy the lovely forest trails. We'll also cross over into the Wekiva trails.
Once again, Jackie and Stephen Baker and Fran Wohnsigl and friends will do an awesome job marking the trails.
The ride largely consists of one- and two-track trails through the lovely forest. You will go along gravel roads in a few areas, and there is generally a grassy space on the sides sufficient for barefooters. Trail conditions will be updated as the ride date nears.
All riders are required to wear helmets when mounted. No exceptions.
50-mile trail: 3 loops
25-mile trail: 2 loops
14-mile intro: 1 loop
Vetting takes place between 2:00 PM and 5:00 PM on Friday afternoon. Any riders that wish to vet in the morning of the ride must advise the ride manager at least one day prior and be pre-registered and fully paid, and you must present horse for vetting 1 hour prior to ride start time.