The Alpena County Horsemen's Club is a group of people with a common yet diverse interest in horses and related activities.  Member's interests include showing (at local, state and national levels), training, breeding, trail riding, horse camping, search and rescue,and driving. We are all about enjoying and getting the most out of the time that we spend with our horses. Membership is open to anyone with an interest in horses. 

TRAIL RIDING

For complete details
on all trail riding see our
Trail Rides page. 

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MEMORIES of Weekend 
Campouts


ENJOY looking at the fun everyone has had...be thinking of joining us next campout time.






 


  



CAMPFIRES are fun. We are all looking forward to seeing everyone in camp and on the trails.


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The Alpena County Horseman's Club presented...
 FUN HORSE SHOW! at the Optomist Acres  


THANK YOU to all those who helped make this event happen.

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Scholarships: Each year the ACHC has an Equine Education Scholarship in the amount of  $250 available. If interested, we suggest filling out an application. Applicant should be at least a high school senior or beyond. Application is found in MEMBERSHIP INFO. If you wish to send form to your computer application and fill out the form---E-Mail completed form to Laurie Lamont---llpiper@hotmail.com.
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Optimist Acre Rides:
PUBLIC Welcome

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Enjoy these pictures of our campouts.











CLUB NEWS





CAMPOUT DAYS:
WEEKEND FUN
Dates for  upcoming 2018 ACHC campouts/trailrides:

MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
Thursday May 24-28, 2018 ACHC Memorial Day
Campout-----Group Camp at Elk Hill, Pigeon River Country

July 12-15, 2018 ACHC Free Weekend Campout to any ACHC Member-----South Branch "Rollaway" Trail Camp

THE FOLLOWING DATES ARE PENDING, BECAUSE RESERVATIONS CAN ONLY BE MADE 6 MONTHS IN ADVANCE:

LABOR DAY WEEKEND
August 30- September 3, 2018 ACHC Labor Day Campout-----Group Camp at Elk Hill, Pigeon River Country. Free to all PAID  ACHC Members. Deadline for membership to get free camping this weekend will be June 1, 2018 NO EXCEPTIONS.


FALL RIDE
September 27-30, 2018 ACHC Campout----Group Campout at Elk Hill, Pigeon River Country (tentative date)


COLOR RIDE
October 11-14, 2018 ACHC Group Campout----Group Camp at Elk Hill, Pigeon River Country (tentative date)


MARK your calendars and come enjoy the fun.
All Reservations and Money for all campouts can be made by calling Jackie Konecke at 989-356-0071 or sending to 4408 Dagett Road, Alpena, Michigan. Darlene will pull permits with mdnr and Jackie is going to help Darlene this year with all reservations and collecting of fees this year. QUESTIONS: Call Jackie. Thank You.
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Do look over the calendar of events Jackie Konecke has set up for some fundraisers and be sure to volunteer. All hands are needed and your help is greatly appreciated.
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For all those who "love" Riding.......
EXPLORING the adventures on a horse.

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Wishing everyone  a 

 GREAT 2018.
GREAT ACHC moments/memories will continue to come.

  Our "Annual Christmas Party" was fun for all in attendance. Here are some pictures of that special night. Be sure to include this special time in your plans for next year..






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ALPENA COUNTY HORSEMANS CLUB---
     NEED VOLUNTEERS...
Call Jackie Konecke
(989) 356-0071 if questions.









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Calendar of some Past EVENTS with pictures:
July 11, 2017  ACHC Meeting ... Held at Darlene Alexander's 10342 Nicholson Hill Rd.
Hubbard Lake. Was a potluck.

Here is a picture from a very enjoyable evening/meeting at Darlene's.




August 8, 2017  Meeting was held at Karen Kowalski's. Jackie's 50th birthday was celebrated...


Calendar of 2018 EVENTS: 

January 9, 2018  ACHC Meeting. Aplex. 6:30 P.M.                                                                         White elephant sale will be next club meeting! Bring donations and let the bidding start! Lots of fun!

February 13, 2018  ACHC Club Meeting and Valentine Sweet Dessert...BRING your favorite dessert. Aplex. 6:30 P.M.

MARCH_10, 2018  
  7:00 P.M.-11P.M.  FUNDRAISER for "Friends Together". Cost is $7.00 per ticket. ..purchase at Aplex. 21 and older to enter. Silent auction.
H-Bone Groove Band. 




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Do You Have Some Cool Event Photo's 
for the Website?

Send them to Bonnie or Jackie
as an Email Attachment

LOOKING BACK:
Getting ready for Labor Day Potlock at PRC. Always a fun adventure for all....such "wonderful" FOOD prepared by GREAT cooks. Take time to mark this adventure on your "calendar" for this year also ...it is coming soon.

THE NEXT BIG EVENT!

SEE ALL EVENTS ON THE CALENDAR PAGE!

 ATTENTION: If you are trying to view CALENDAR of events from left side of this page, on your cell phone, this web builder will not allow you to view unless you scroll all the way down to the bottom. There is a line: View Site in Mobile/Classic. If you select Classic you can view the web page just as it is on any computer or cell phone. If you do not select, highlighted dates are all you will see.

 

 

Wonderful times camping out with GREAT friends..

Lots of friendly folks - lots of great trail riding - lots of good food!!
Be sure to join us next time for all the fun.


         
   
  





















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FEATURES 

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Have an idea for Group Camping? 

 Contact Jackie Konecke at 989-356-0071
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Want to plan a Day Ride? Contact...

Indian Reserve Road, Chippewa Hills or Graham Road
Contact Darlene Alexander 989-727-3137
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Weather Alerts! 

For current up-to-the-minute weather
alerts regarding club events and weather
situations, go to the Club Forum page
and click on Weather Alerts
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HERE

Check out this group of "ROAD TO THE HORSE" participants