Huntersville Hundred

Aug 15-16, 2020 (Fri/Sat)

RIDE MANAGER NAME

Sarah Maass

RIDE MANAGER EMAIL

sarahmaass@hotmail.com

RIDE MANAGER PHONE

(507) 340-7859

SANCTIONING ORGANIZATIONS

·       MnDRA, UMECRA, AERC

RIDE DISTANCES OFFERED

Sa: 100E, 75E, 50E, 30LD, 30CTR, 25 Night LD

Su: 30LD, 30CTR, 12.5Novice

RIDE CAMP DESCRIPTION

·       Camp is in an open field

·       Camp is on privately owned land

RIDE CAMP WEBSITE

LINK

RIDE CAMP LOCATION

Camping is at the Huntersville Canoe Outfitters.
23115 Old Bridge Rd.
Menagha, Minnesota 56464

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RIDE CAMP GEO COORDINATES

46°46'27.9"N 94°53'15.6"W

DIRECTIONS TO RIDE CAMP

From the south, east or west, navigate to the town of Huntersville (zipcode 56464) via Huntersville Rd/18/380th. From the north, 13/25 will get you there. Follow the signs to ridecamp. For those using GPS, navigate using the address listed. Watch for ridecamp signs and TURN SLOWLY onto Old Bridge Rd!! The next turn for ridecamp comes quickly!!

FEES REQUIRED

·       Camping Fee

·       Horse Trail Pass Fee

CAMP SITE INFORMATION

·       First come - first served sites offered

·       Primitive camping only

·       Ample room for all sized rigs

ONSITE AMENITIES

·       Potable water on site

·       Porta-John toilets.

·       Must pack garbage out

·       Cell service is poor

DOGS & GENERATORS

·       Dogs allowed

·       Generators allowed anytime

CAMPING - ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

There are no reservations for camping, but there is more than enough space for a huge turn-out. Your Saturday evening meal will be catered and is included with your camping fee.

HORSE CONTAINMENT

·       Tie to trailer - optional

·       Electric pens allowed

·       Portable corrals allowed

MEALS INFORMATION

·       Award dinner provided - fee included

·       Restaurant within walking distance

·       Gas Station within 15 minute drive

NEAREST GAS STATION OR CONVENIENCE STORE

Tiny convenience store within walking distance. Nearest gas station 12 miles: 12 Aspen Ave S SE, Menahga, MN 56464

NEAREST HOSPITAL

19 miles. CHI St. Joseph's Health, 600 Pleasant Ave S, Park Rapids, MN 56470. Phone: 218-732-3311.

NEAREST HORSE VETERINARY FACILITIES

61 miles. Dr. Greg Harms – DVM – (218) 838-5164 Address: 12078 Red Pine Rd Brainerd, MN 56401

TRAIL CHARACTERISTICS

·       Two-way Traffic

·       Loops

·       Large bridge decks

·       Sharing route with ATV/UTV

·       Mild Sand

·       Mild Bugs

·       Two-Track

·       Single-Track

·       Flat ride

ON A SCALE OF 1 TO 5 WHERE 1 IS BAREFOOT FRIENDLY AND 5 IS HOOF PROTECTION REQUIRED, RATE THIS TRAIL.

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TRAIL DESCRIPTION

Trails have good footing – grass, dirt, some fine gravel/dirt. Mostly two-track and single-track trails through the woods, and it's mostly flat terrain. Nice easy trail for a first 100-mile!! TRAILS ARE BAREFOOT-FRIENDLY!

VET CHECKS

All checks in camp

NUMBER OF HOLDS FOR A 50

2 Holds

NUMBER OF HOLDS FOR A 75

3 Holds

NUMBER OF HOLDS FOR A 100

5 Holds

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE

Registration: Fri at 4:00pm

Vetting In: Fri @ 5:30pm

ANY OTHER INFORMATION OR COMMENTS?

Pre-registration is appreciated for the 75 and the 100. Let us know via our Facebook event page or private message the ride manager. You can also snail-mail your registration form, or email it.

There is a clear, slow, shallow river within walking distance – great for swimming with or without horses! Bring your family and come early or stay longer!! Camping is available Wed.-Mon. Tubing, kayaking, and canoeing equipment can be rented right next to ride camp.

There will be natural water and water tanks along the trail.

The 2nd loop of the “night” LD is in the dark: FUN!!!

The Outpost Bar & Grill has marvelous food and is located right next to ridecamp.

Our 100-mile ride offers beautiful handmade "Huntersville Hundred" mugs for finishers. Elegant handmade chalices are awarded for BC and 1st place. This is a great ride to try your first 100! We will help you if you don't have crew, the trails have wonderful footing, flat terrain, and trails are obvious and well-marked.

REGISTRATION TYPE

·       Pre-registrations appreciated

·       On site registration accepted with no additional fee

MAIL REGISTRATION TO:

Sarah Maass
60693 State Highway 4
Fairfax, MN 55332

EMAIL REGISTRATION FORM TO:

sarahmaass@hotmail.com

 

Ride Photos

2019 Facebook Album - Saturday

2019 Facebook Album - Sunday

* note - 2019 albums are for 2019 Run for the Ridge ride, but show Huntersville trails

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