Lucky Orphans Horse Rescue

(845) 877-0685

1st Annual Lucky Orphans Trail Ride at Wethersfield

September 12th, 2020

**All registrations and entry fees are due by August 30th, 2020**


Chauncy Stillman atop "Gonaway", a horse he praised as "my greatest hunter," 1939.


Join us in a pleasure trail ride through approximately 8 miles of gorgeous trails at Wethersfield. English and Western riders welcome. This event is being held as a fundraiser to help Lucky Orphans Horse Rescue continue their work of "People Helping Horses Heal People", 100% of the proceeds will go directly to the rescue to help care for the sanctuary horses in their care.


First team will be sent out at 8 am, and the last team will be sent out at 12 pm. Teams can be of mixed disciplines and ages, but must be no more than 4 (four) riders per team. You will be notified prior to the event date with your team start time.


Helmets are MANDATORY while mounted during this event, and there will be NO EXCEPTIONS.


You MUST provide proof of rabies vaccination and negative coggins valid within 1 (one) year on the day of the event. 


No riders under 8 years of age.


Bring water for your horse(s) as water is not available nearby the trailer parking. 

For directions to Wethersfield Farm, enter 214 Pugsley Hill Road, Amenia, NY on your GPS or any internet map program or call/email the contact listed below.


Prices:                          Trail ride/ Pleasure

Youth(under 18)         $50.00

Adult                               $50.00


Late registrants will be accepted up till September 5th, 5pm for and additional fee of $10.00.


All entries, acknowledgement of risk forms, photo releases should be completed online by clicking the "Register and Pay" button to the left.

You are also required to digitally sign and return the Wethersfeild Online Equestrian Waiver.

Further, coggins and rabies should either be scanned and emailed to OR printed and sent via USPS to: 

Lucky Orphans Horse Rescue

ATTN: KarissaLee Thompson

P.O. Box 334

Dover Plains, NY 12522


Email with any questions! For day of event- call 845-416-8583 OR 845-926-7500

Refund Policy: A full refund will be made when the request is made in writing (or email) by August 30th. A 50% refund will be made if a request is made in writing (or email) by September 5th. We regret that we can not provide refunds after the closing date. Refunds of entry fees will not be given in the event all or part of the rides are cancelled due to accident, or other emergency.

Rain date will be offered in the event that a storm prevents the trail ride from proceeding. 


Once your inherent risk form and payment is received vis Strider, a Lucky Orphans Horse Rescue staff member will contact you to confirm your registration. At this time please be prepared to provide your team members information, as well as your equine partner's information. Ride times will be emailed to all teams once registration has closed.


Due to COVID-19- Food will NOT be provided at this event due to logistics. Please be prepared with food and beverages for yourself and your team.