September 29 - October 1, 2023 - Huntersville, MN
2023 Distance Horse Nationals
FRI: 50E, 30LD, 25LD - SAT: 55E, 30LD, 40C, 12.5N
SUN: 100E, 50E, 30LD, 30C - MON: BC Judging
|Ride Name||Huntersville Hundred|
|Last Date to Submit Entry Online||09/27/2022|
|Ride Manager||Sarah Maass|
|RM Phone||(507) 340-7859|
|Co-Ride Manager||Dana Gasner|
|Co-RM Phone||(507) 240-0600|
|Mail Registration To:||Sarah Maass|
60693 State Highway 4,
Fairfax, MN 55332
|Ride Camp Description|
|Ride Camp Location||23115 Old Bridge Road|
Menagha, MN 56454
|Ride Camp Coordinates||46°46'27.9"N 94°53'15.6"W|
|Ride Camp Directions|
From the south, east or west, navigate to the town of Huntersville (zipcode 56464) via Huntersville Rd/18/380th. From the north, 13/25 will get you there. Follow the signs to ridecamp. For those using GPS, navigate using the address listed. Watch for ridecamp signs and TURN SLOWLY onto Old Bridge Rd!! The next turn for ridecamp comes quickly!!
|Camp site information|
|Dogs & Generators|
|Camping - add'l information|
There are no reservations for camping, but there is more than enough space for a huge turn-out. Your Saturday evening meal will be catered and is included with your camping fee.
|Nearest Gas Station/Store||Tiny convenience store within walking distance. Nearest gas station 12 miles: 12 Aspen Ave S SE, Menahga, MN 56464|
|Nearest Hospital||19 miles. CHI St. Joseph's Health, 600 Pleasant Ave S, Park Rapids, MN 56470. Phone: 218-732-3311.|
|Nearest Equine Veterinarian||61 miles. Dr. Greg Harms – DVM – (218) 838-5164 Address: 12078 Red Pine Rd Brainerd, MN 56401|
Trails have good footing – grass, dirt, some fine gravel/dirt. Mostly two-track and single-track trails through the woods, and it's mostly flat terrain. Nice easy trail for a first 100-mile!! TRAILS ARE BAREFOOT-FRIENDLY!
Number of Holds
|Any other information or comments?|
Pre-registration is appreciated for the 75 and the 100. Let us know via our Facebook event page or private message the ride manager. You can also snail-mail your registration form, or email it.
There is a clear, slow, shallow river within walking distance – great for swimming with or without horses! Bring your family and come early or stay longer!!
There will be natural water and water tanks along the trail.
The 2nd loop of the “night” LD is in the dark: FUN!!!
The Outpost Bar & Grill has marvelous food and is located right next to ridecamp. Dinner at awards Saturday evening will be provided. We'd love it if you want to bring a dessert to pass!
Our 100-mile ride offers beautiful handmade "Huntersville Hundred" mugs for finishers. Elegant handmade chalices are awarded for BC and 1st place. This is a great ride to try your first 100! We will help you if you don't have crew, the trails have wonderful footing, flat terrain, and trails are obvious and well-marked.