Monthly Archives: April 2012

Durango Western Boot Riding Gear Review

2017-06-27T11:45:14+00:00 April 25th, 2012|Reviews, The Tack Box|

Durango Soft Tan Leather Western Boot   Durango Western boot review Some people wear them motorcycle riding or you might find them cutting up the dance floor in a honky tonk Western bar. I prefer to wear my Durango boots on horseback riding vacations. Of course, I've also worn my cowboy boots with [...]

AQHA Horseback Riding Program

2017-06-27T11:45:14+00:00 April 18th, 2012|Horse News|

AQHA Ride Program Do you enjoy riding out on the trail? Having grown up showing horses, I've had my fill of arena riding. There's nothing I like better than going on horseback riding vacations. If you are fortunate to own a horse, perhaps you love riding outdoors? If you own a Quarter Horse, there is [...]

Mitt and Ann Romney ride horses

2017-06-27T11:45:14+00:00 April 13th, 2012|Horse News|

(Terri Miller/Handout) - Ann Romney with her horse, Super Hit, in a 2006 photo. Stay at home mom's do it. Working mom's do it, as well as many students and working or unemployed ranchers. They all enjoy horseback riding.  Like the butcher, baker and candlestick maker, we all have our areas of expertise, [...]

Virginia City, Nevada Holds International Camel Races

2017-06-27T11:45:14+00:00 April 11th, 2012|Reviews|

The riders are tense at the starting line. Hooves anxiously paw at the dirt. Fans sitting in the stands lean forward in anticipation. There’s a countdown—“three, two, one”—and the gates fly open. But instead of horses running down the straightaway, there are three camels racing for the finish line. Welcome to the International [...]

Horseback riding vacation at Chalk Hill Estate, Healdsburg, California

2017-07-25T17:07:35+00:00 April 4th, 2012|Equestrian Lodging, Horse Ranches & Equestrian Centers|

Nancy Brown and Rafael Hernandez of Wine Country Trail Rides go on a horseback riding vacation at Chalk Hill in Healdsburg, California Ride a Polo Pony in Sonoma, California Wine Country at Chalk Hill Estate Those fortunate to have visited California wine country know that good food and wine go together like a [...]