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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jan. 27, 2002
    Arlington, VA US

    Smile Dinner Trail Ride- 8/18/10 Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

    Passing this on for anyone interested....

    Wednesday Evening Dinner Trail Rides
    Morven Park International Equestrian Center, Leesburg, VA
    Proceeds Benefit Morven Park Equestrian Center
    August 18th, 2010 and September 15th, 2010
    Join us on Wednesday evenings, throughout the summer, for relaxing trail rides across the pristine grounds of Morven Park and the International Equestrian Center located in Leesburg, VA.
    The Guided Trail Rides will be approximately 1 ½ Hours and will cover varied terrain to include open fields, woods and hills. The pace will be at a walk or light trotting. The rides will be limited to the first 40 entries received. Ride is suitable for Novice Riders and Horses.
    Rides will start promptly at 6:30 PM in the Main Parking area below the indoor arena. After the ride there will be Pizza served from 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM for all participants. Water is available on the grounds for horses and riders.
    About Morven Park: Morven Park encompasses over 1,000 acres of gardens, fields, lawns and wooded areas, nestled at the base of the Catoctin Mountain. For more information visit
    Please Note: Trail riding on your own is not permitted at Morven Park.
    Cost Per participant: $30.00 or enter all 3 rides by 7/15 for $75.00
    $35.00 for post entries received after 7/15, 8/12, 9/9
    Ride rules:
    • All riders must wear an approved ASTM/SEI helmet while mounted and have a saddle
    • No riding double
    • Riders must remain with the group and behind the ride leader
    • Current negative coggins required (send copy with entry)
    • All riders must sign waiver form, included with entry package, prior to riding
    • No riders under 8 years of age- those under 12 years must be accompanied by an adult
    • No alcoholic beverages
    • No dogs
    • If a horse is deemed unsuitable they may be requested to withdraw from ride
    For more information and an entry form, contact Shannon Pedlar at 703-777-2890 or Ruth Anne Davis at 703-999-8657 (cell)
    (Leave a message if no answer) or via email at or
    Appy Trails,
    Kathy, Cadet & CCS Silinde
    member VADANoVA

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Nov. 18, 2004
    Catonsville, MD


    Maybe next year! This sounds like a blast.
    I tolerate all kinds of animal idiosyncrasies.
    I've found that I don't tolerate people idiosyncrasies as well. - Casey09

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Dec. 14, 2005
    Just east of Short Hill Mtn.


    I went on the last one. It's a very nice ride, and fun to chat afterwards with everyone over pizza.
    "Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall." - Confucious
    <>< I.I.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Mar. 30, 2007
    Hollowed out volcano in the South Pacific.


    MMMM....Fireworks Pizza.
    Thus do we growl that our big toes have, at this moment, been thrown up from below!

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