Horse fun in New England!

Since 1978 the Granite State Carriage Association (GSCA), a New Hampshire not-for-profit equine club, has hosted recreational carriage driving and horseback riding in New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Maine, and elsewhere in the Northeast.

Welcome N.H. Chronicle viewers!

GSCA was filmed on Feb. 11
at Sleigh and Snow Fun Outing.

Watch on WMUR TV - Feb. 26, 7pm

 

2024 GSCA Calendar of Activities  ---
NEWLY RELEASED
(on new website page!)

16 Outings this season for your horseback riding and driving pleasure!

Our first Outing, Sleigh and Snow Fun Day on Feb. 11, was a huge kickoff to the season!  We welcomed NH Chronicle covering our club's unique day of recreation with horses.

NEW FACEBOOK PAGE
announced for Club:  Granite State Carriage Association

https://www.facebook.com/granitestatecarriageassociation/   is Public, and you can share and comment on posts. We plan to post Outing reminders in advance, and they can be shared to all!

We invite you to VISIT and to learn more about our HORSE CLUB and activities... whether you be a rider, driver, or equine enthusiast with no prior experience with horses.
     

ONE GSCA FAMILY MEMBERSHIP includes
ALL OUTINGS for drivers and riders!
 


GSCA Members enjoy:
 

For one small ($25) yearly membership fee, any horse lover can join in the fun, relaxation and camaraderie with like-minded enthusiasts. GSCA's primary focus is on safety first-- participate or just visit for a lovely time enjoying nature with horses! We appreciate any and all support!

CARRIAGE DRIVES and HORSEBACK TRAIL RIDING at unique venues-- Bring all equines, from minis to mules to drafts

Day trips on dirt roads, wooded trails, and rural byways
Overnight outings / CAMPING WITH YOUR HORSE!
Horseback riders have always been welcomed!
Carriage passengers, guests are welcomed but must be a GSCA member (insurance requirements)
BBQs, picnics/potlucks and socializing at GSCA Outings
• GSCA Newsletter to all Members
Annual Members' Dinner Meeting plus FUNd-Raiser AUCTION in Spring

GSCA Membership Information/Application  


GSCA Facebook Group  (Join/follow by Request - screened & private) 

GSCA is on Facebook with 1000+ followers! -- Share your fun and see what GSCA and other horse lovers are doing!


GSCA offers SHARED MEMBERSHIP with 
Maine Driving Club . See EQUINE VENTURES for details.


3HorseRidersCarriageHorseGSCA carriage driver enjoys the company of trail riding members in Chocorua, New Hampshire.

 

FreisianSleigh1586web300pLovely Freisian sleighing horse at early GSCA Sleigh/Fun Day

 

Horse camping at GSCA's Northeast Kingdom, VermontHorse camping at Northeast Kingdom,
GSCA's Vermont horse camping Outing for many years.

    
Horse Activities of Granite State Carriage Association
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 Horses Sleighing and Skijoring on Snowboard Granite State Carriage Assoc. Sleigh horses pull Skijoring snowboarder at previous GSCA Sleigh/Snow Fun Day
Photo by MJ aka Salter Hill Images

HorsebackRiderSnowGamesHorseClubHorseback rider enjoys previous GSCA Snow Games OutingPhoto by MJ aka Salter Hill Images

Miniature Horses playing in Snow Games GSCA Horse Driving club Playing with Miniature & full-size horses in previousGSCA's Sleigh/Snow Fun Day in Lebanon NH
Photo by Elizabeth Townsend Jette

 

first horse clubs in Acadia National ParkIn 1988, Granite State Carriage was the first  carriage driving club to visit Acadia National Park, Maine after Mr. Rockefeller's carriage roads were re-opened.

 

Horses Mount Washington Carriage DayGSCA members at Mt. Washington Carriage Day, sponsored by
the Mt. Washington Auto Road
July 17, 2011