• GSCA-Hosted Recreational Activities are for GSCA Members dues-paid for the current calendar year, bring your own horse! GSCA membership dues/renewals are payable in January. In some cases you can join GSCA at the Check-in UNLESS PRE-Registration is required. OR just come to visit, observe and meet other horse lovers! Become a member, renew now, or support our efforts at right...
  •  ** PLEASE NOTIFY OUTING HOST whenever you are planning to attend OR cancelling, so you can be notified of any changes or cancellations
  • All Outing UPDATES are posted to GSCA's Facebook group under "Events."  Facebook Group followers receive Event invitations and updates on Facebook. (Note that "joining"/following  the Facebook group does NOT make you a GSCA Club member.)
  • Find specific Outing Details here (in News & Resources/LIBRARY,) including Flyers/signups as they become available, and Outing Fact Sheets.
  • Please download GSCA Driving Safety Tips.pdf  for Drivers.
 

GSCA-HOSTED RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES

One price / all events!   (open to current GSCA members and Guests)

MEMBERSHIP COVERS ALL OUTINGS, no extra per-outing fees.

Printable 2019 GSCA-HOSTED Schedule [.pdf file]

 

2019 Dates
 
Recreational Horse Outing
(Drive and Ride)
Location


NEW!

RESCHEDULED to March 2 (Saturday)

Snow "Games"  (Day Outing)

Warner, NH
 CANCELED Sorry...
February 17 (Sun)
(Snow date February 24)
 
CANCELED FOR 2019 (both dates) due to poor snow conditions!
Sleigh Day/Rally!  (Day Outing)
 

 

Lebanon, NH

 

 
March 24 (Sun) 
SIGN UP via PayPal at right!
 
 
The Red Blazer Restaurant and Pub     
 

 

Concord, NH

 

 

June 1 (Sat)  NEW!

Profile Falls (Day Outing)

New England Horse and Trail (NEHT) affiliated 

Bristol, NH

 

July 13 (Sat)   NEW!
(Rain date July 14)

Loudon Roads & Woodland Trails (Day Outing)

New England Horse and Trail (NEHT) affiliated 

Loudon, NH
 
July 18-21
(Thurs-Sun)
 
 
(Multi-Day Camping Outing)**
*PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED
 
 
Chocorura, NH
(aka Tamworth NH)
 
 
August 11 (Sun)
 
Andover, NH
 
 
August 25 (Sun)
 
 
Sanbornton, NH        
     
 
CANCELLED... SORRY!
September 12-18
(Thurs-Wed)
 
 
Cancelled by property owner of Meach Cove stabling due to unexpected conflict-- check back next year!
and              
(Multi-Day Camping Outing)**
*PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED   
    
 
Shelburne, VT  
 
 
October 13 (Sun)
 
 
 
 
Auburn, NH
 
October 20  (Sun)  
 
New England Horse and Trail (NEHT) affiliated 
 
 
Milton Mills, NH
 
 
November 17 (Sun)
 
 
GSCA Planning Meeting- all members & Hosts invited.
Set Outing dates & planning for 2020.     
 
 
 
Temple, NH
 
 
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED  means that new and re-newing Memberships must be paid via PayPal or received by the Treasurer in advance. Also, completed Liability Release Forms with copies of any other required forms must be supplied to the Hosts by a week in advance of the Outing date (via Email or postal mail.)

**
For multi-day outings, you can attend part of the time or all scheduled dates.
ALSO NOTE that Porta-Potties are NOT generally provided for SINGLE-DAY Outings. Please make your own arrangements.
 
PLEASE NOTE that GSCA's insurance carrier requires participants to be current members in order to drive, ride, or handle a horse at any GSCA Outing. Non-riding/non-driving guests are welcome to accompany members, Signed Liability Releases are required for ALL, Minors (under 18) are required to wear helmets.
 

FILL OUT THESE LIABILITY RELEASE FORMS in advance, and MEMBERSHIP FORMS (New or Renewals)  if needed, as required for Outings and PRE-REGISTRATIONS.

Downloadable Forms:

GSCA Membership/Renewal Application 2019.pdf

GSCA Liability Release Form-- Adults (.Pdf)

GSCA MINORS Liability Release Form (.Pdf)   (Family Members under 18, helmets required.)   

 

 
 

GSCA FRIENDS & PARTNERS / INFORMAL ACTIVITIES

 

2019 Dates
Activity
Location


February 9

MDC*  Educational Forum - Carriage Maintenance. Presented by John Happel, 10am Skyline Farm

 

March 23

MDC*  Educational Forum - Driver Fitness/Body Mechanics. Presented by Sam Morrison. Augusta. 12pm. Great Wall in Augusta  Augusta ME

April 27

MDC* Clinic - Mary Gray: Dressage Readiness/Prep for ADT see MDC website
May 5


MDC*
Clinic - Scott Monroe: Driven Dressage. Upper Pond Stable, Litchfield ME

Litchfield ME
May 19 (Sun)
 
Educational ADT Arena Driving Trial (Carriages) (Day Event)
(NON-GSCA: Hosted by members)
To attend contact: Eric & Linda Wilking: 
 
Brentwood, NH

 
June 8

MDC* ADT. Windsor Fairground  see MDC website  for current info Windsor ME
June 14-16 (Fri-Sun)
 
(Informal GSCA Meet-up, Riders & Drivers) 
(Multi-Day Camping Outing)*
To attend contact: Eric & Linda Wilking: 
 
Reservations can be made at: Reserve America
Carver, MA
June 16-23 
 
(Informal GSCA Meet-up, Riders & Drivers) 
(Multi-Day Camping Outing)*
No official GSCA contact this year, sorry.

Reservations can be made at: Wildwood Stables 

Acadia NP, ME

 June 29

MDC* Clinic - Larry Poulin: Drive/Ride Dressage. Upper Pond Stable Litchfield, ME
September 8 (Sun)
Educational ADT Arena Driving Trial (Carriages) (Day Event) 
(NON-GSCA: Hosted by members)
To attend contact: Eric & Linda Wilking: 
 
Brentwood, NH       

 September 14

MDC* Derby - Spurwink Farm Cape Elizabeth ME
October 6 (Sun)
Educational ADT Arena Driving Trial (Carriages) (Day Event) 
(NON-GSCA: Hosted by members)
To attend contact: Eric & Linda Wilking:  
Brentwood, NH 

 

October 5-12    (WILL BE CONFIRMED IN AUGUST)

 

(Informal GSCA Meet-up, Riders & Drivers) 
(Multi-Day Camping Outing)*
To attend contact:  Deb Hunt:   

Reservations can be made at: Wildwood Stables 

Acadia NP, ME

 
October 12

MDC* ADT   see MDC website for current info Harrison ME


       *MDC  Maine Driving Club  and GSCA are partners to share activities.
See  CLUB HAPPENINGS  for how a GSCA member can also join MDC for $1 more, or vice versa!

 

 

Past event pictures

 

Tower Pond area at Auburn, NH Tower Pond area at Auburn, NH -- Manchester Waterworks Outing (formerly Ellet and Shirley Seavey Memorial Outing)
Horse Club Incoming President Jean H. GSCA incoming president Jean H. at an Annual GSCA Dinner Meeting and FUNd-Raising Auction.
Horse riding at Chocorua Chocorua NH Camping Outing -- loved by riders and drivers alike!