The Prineville Ridge Riders
Welcome to the Prineville Ridge Riders Horse Club
The Prineville Ridge Riders Saddle Club is a non-profit, incorporated saddle club that formed in 1946. Activities include a monthly meeting at the club house in Prineville, monthly play days at the arena in Prineville and an annual Endurance Race held on the Crooked River National Grasslands. Horse ownership is not a requirement to be a member in the Prineville Ridge Riders.
Please visit our history page on the tool bar above to learn how the Prineville Ridge Riders formed. Along with the history of the Prineville Ridge Riders, it also holds a story about the history of the Clubhouse on O'Neil Highway in Prineville.
The last Playday of the year is on November 10th at the O'Neil Highway Arena. Sign-up at 1:00pm ride at 1:30pm. This is a non-points playday and will feature poles, barrels and figure 8 only, no fourth event. You can qualify. This playday could potentially be cancelled due to adverse weather conditions.
Don't forget, current and new members, Potluck dinner with year end playday awards December 14th @ 6pm. Please email Marlene or Cindy with what you plan to bring. Turkey and ham are covered.
Meeting this Monday November4th at 7pm at the clubhouse.
You can join the Prineville Ridge Riders at any meeting or event, or by filling out our one page registration form, along with a one time fee of $30 for a family, $20 for a single person. Then yearly dues are $20 a family and $15 for a single person. Dues are collected annually in January. Anyone under the age of 18, must have an adult family member or sponsor to be responsible for them.
Non-riders and horse lovers of all ages are welcome!
Horse ownership is not required to be a member of the Prineville Ridge Riders!
The Prineville Ridge Riders are active in hosting playdays for club members and for a nominal fee, non-members as well. The Prineville Ridge Riders are a family organization and encourge participation for families of all ages. We offer multiple age categories as well as year end awards.
Playdays are typically held once a month from February through November, weather permitting.
Playdays comprise of four events: Pole Bending, Barrel Racing, Figure 8, and an always changing 4th event.
Please look at our Playday page for our calendar of events for 2013 and we look foward to seeing you soon!
For those who are looking to do more, The Prineville Ridge Riders are a diverse group of Central Oregonians who enjoy riding. Ridge Riders participate in the local Crooked River Round-up Parade, the Annual Wild Horse Count in the Ochoco National Forest, Maintaining the Crooked River National Grassland Skull Hollow Trails, Poker Rides, Charity Rides, Trail Trials and more. Our only limitation is our participation!
Elton Roberts marking the endurance trail on the Crooked River National Grasslands.
Club meetings are held at our clubhouse every month on the first Monday of the month and brought to order at 7pm sharp. Please come join us and see what we are all about!
Cole Still, Anne Roberts and Marlene Reynvaan strike a pose at a monthly club meeting.