Type: Posts; User: Hunter's Rest
Need a lift?
Heading from Northern Virginia (near Marshall) to Millbrook, NY on Aug. 26-27. Return the same day, or next day.
Room for 1-4 horses north or southbound, plus lots of room for cargo...
No one is invited to 'pick up' the story. I am a staffer for the Virginia News Group.
Everything I write and photograph is copyrighted. Other news agencies can't just 'pick up' my work!
Bottom left, front page news. :)
Would it not be possible to hire or borrow an experienced horse for your first time/s hunting so *you* can check out the scene and then return to your own horse's training with knowledge?
I do this exact trip somewhat regularly.
I have a friend with Mission Valley at KC you can stay with (you, plus the horses.) Or I stayed with a new client closer to the interstate last time -...
Not a single person on here has seen (felt?) a "spirit"????!!!
Snow Hill, you mean the subdivision east of Warrenton, or ... ? :)
I'm currently working on a couple dozen stories for my "Autumn issue" of a local lifestyle magazine I edit.
It publishes early October -- it's a quarterly -- and my theme is going to be "The...
There is information that is not yet public. It will be released soon.
There are no employee costs in this model. Few facility costs.
Much of what Fred Kohler said that was true in 1999 is no...
I don't believe there's a big enough flat-ish spot at VHC is there?
Trust me, folks. It has been determined where and when.
Those things will be made public very soon.
IT DOESN'T MATTER IF THERE ARE STALLIONS OR A RACETRACK OR MANY DAYS OF RACING IN VIRGINIA.
That the VEA now holds the PM license means that lots of dough is filtering into a dandy purse account. ...
Strawberry Hill was eliminated when the car track took over the old state fair.
Montpelier is in great shape. Foxfield is going good guns. Gold Cup/s have never been larger. The point to point...
You guys - the BRIEF shift to Maryland for the graded races is a POSITIVE thing, not negative.
The graded races will lose their grades if they take time off.
The track/s where...
It doesn't matter at all.
You can't see the shirt if you have on a stock tie.
If you believe your shirt will be 'seen' at a hunt tea afterwards, either slip on a tweed jacket or a cute sweater,...
I count backwards from 1,000.
Mentally 'say' the full entire number -
"Nine hundred ninety nine."
"Nine hundred ninety eight."
Like counting sheep but 'harder' I find,...
Sure - Canada too!
My mom (a writer for CotH, among others) is looking for first-hand information about Hungarian horsemen who came to the US during or after World War II.
She's also seeking information on any...
I remember the day too! How exciting for you!!!
Oh, and these are chiefly sunny, well drained spots.
I have some creeping jenny someone gave me. Not in love with that.
And some lamb's ear a tenant once planted. Not in love with that either.
I'm searching around for something like creeping thyme or the like to plant around on some steps up and down around the house, on a flagstone patio (no mortar, just dry-laid) and amongst the stones...
Simbalism - Come up Friday and we'll do a pre-ride ride and stay the night!
Old Dominion Hounds will host a spring Trail Ride series, which are designed expressly to give a slow gentle introduction to crossing our best hunt territories with your horse and friends! (With food...
Oh, and helped start Ponsonby, multiple hurdle and timber champ on the Virginia circuit.
And broke yearlings and 2 year old fillies for the Aga Khan in Great Shefford for Antony Webber. I galloped...
I rode races for Johnny Griggs in Kentucky, David Banks, Mike Berryman, Bruce Haynes, rode out for Jonathan Sheppard in Pa., Nicky Henderson in Lambourn, Richard Holder in Bath, Gaye...