Membership Information

ANNUAL GSCA MEMBERSHIP DUES ARE $25.00 for a Family membership. Granite State Carriage Association welcomes horse carriage drivers, horseback riders, and horse lovers of all ages. Our Annual dues (Jan.-Dec.) cover participating in all the outings and activities we offer; the Club does NOT charge extra fees for its activities. New joins after September 30th are considered paid through the following year!

JOIN OR RENEW via PayPal at right using credit card, or send check to Treasurer below. Please ALSO complete GSCA Membership application below and email or snail mail it, so we can include you in our Newsletter E-mailings (or snail mail.)

You MUST be a current GSCA member to drive, ride, be a carriage passenger, or handle/harness/tack a horse (per insurance requirements.)

A Family membership is the only type we offer, and one Family membership includes two Adults living in the same household plus children under 18 living with them. The Club is a fully volunteer organization operating as a NH non-profit for recreational purposes, to “promote the sport and safety of carriage driving.” We welcome your membership and ongoing support (sorry not tax-deductible.)

GSCA Membership/Renewal Application.pdf

USE PAYPAL (at right) or SEND CHECK MADE TO GSCA:

Michael Prange,  GSCA Treasurer (acting)
397 North Rd.
Shelburne, NH 03581

EMAIL:   Treasurer [at] granitestatecarriage.org  

MAINE DRIVING CLUB ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP CAN BE ADDED FOR only $1 more!

GSCA is partnered with Maine Driving Club to share both clubs' outings and events!

CURRENT PAID GSCA MEMBER please contact GSCA Treasurer per above to add your "MDC Associate" member fee of $1.

NEW OR RENEWING GSCA Member please supply your GSCA Membership application and fees per above PLUS a Maine Driving Club Membership Application -- mail BOTH Membership forms to GSCA Treasurer per above.

Contact for MDC Membership application.

Find more details about MDC here:  Club Happenings|Maine Driving Club Partner.

Benefits of joining GSCA:

  • Recreational fun with horses at unique venues, for carriage drivers & horseback riders (all types of equines welcome-- minis, drafts, mules etc.)
  • Driving members can bring GSCA members to ride in carriage
  • Receive GSCA Newsletter/ eNews
  • Enjoy GSCA socials/BBQs/swap meets/dinner functions/auctions
  • Meet fellow enthusiasts from all over New England
  • Option to also join Maine Driving Club for $1 more (see above)
  • Scholarship reimbursement ($25) for EDUCATIONAL activities (usually horse-less) such as talks and classes about driving safety and equipment, auditing clinics & demos, general horse safety, getting started driving, trailering tips etc. Not to include paid driving or riding lessons. Send email query to:  

    Follow GSCA Facebook group with nearly 1000 users and growing!  (New GSCA Members, all interested persons [including non-club members] please request on Facebook to join/follow GSCA's Facebook group.)

VanderWilkCarriageHorsesMembers enjoy their horses, driving and riding with GSCA in New England.