SPARC is sponsoring its 10th Annual Stewart State Forest Trail Ride on Sunday morning, May 2nd, 2010. Bring your horse and enjoy a great ride on marked trails on the 7,000- acre Stewart lands located in the beautiful Hudson Valley, that SPARC successfully saved as open space in November 2005.

Riders can choose to do the 3+ hour ride or the shorter, easier 1+ hour ride, both utilizing interesting and varied terrain and both carriage roads and trails. Registration and parking is at the north Ridge Rd. parking area, accessible from Rte. 17K in Montgomery. Start time is 9 AM, and last riders must be out by 12 noon. Your horse will enjoy a fresh treat and there will be surprises for all.

The trail ride donation is $20 dollars per rider, payable at the gate. So pack a lunch and bring water for your horse. Proof of Negative Coggins and Rabies is required. All proceeds go to help SPARC, now a watchdog for the land for your

Sean M. Giery, of Dun Dreamin Farm in Campbell Hall is leading his Team of horses for this years Wagon Ride. Donation for the wagon ride is $30 per person and reservations are required, so reserve your seat ASAP.

For more info and reservations contact Chair Debbie Schiraldi or visit: Call Debbie at 845-496-6754 or email her at