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Wayfarer Christmas :: Dec 3-4

Wayfarer Christmas at Parrie Haynes

Competitive Trail Ride Benefitting Boys and Girls Clubs 

Dec. 3 - 4, 2016

Type "A" Two-day ride Open, Novice, CP - Dec 3-4
Parrie Haynes Ranch - West Side
2419 Gann Branch Road
Killeen, TX 76549
Type "B" One-day ride CP - Dec 3 and Dec 4

Celebrate the holidays and enjoy the scenic beauty of Parrie Haynes Ranch with all of the comforts of home, including a fireplace and indoor heated dining! The terrain is varied with grassy two-track lanes, single track cedar breaks and rocky bluffs. Shoes or boots highly recommended.

Electric hook-ups available on first fully paid camping fees, first served basis. Camping fees as deposits are non-refundable. Bunkhouse with showers are also available and require non-refundable deposits as well. Non-management volunteers receive primitive camping for free. Quiet hours will be observed, weather-permitting. Horse water in camp, but hosing will be restricted. Bring your own people water. Check-in will begin at 2 pm Friday although Registration also accepted on day of competition by 6:30 am; vet checks at 7 am. Time out onto the trail promptly at 7:30 am each day.

Friday evening venison chili dinner free for all, and the Christmas potluck dinner and party takes place on Saturday evening; you bring the sides, desserts and a grab bag gift (horse item under $15). Coffee and hot cocoa available at all times.

Proof of a negative Coggins (originals only) must be submitted on the ranch road prior to entry to the campgrounds. All NATRC stabling options allowed. Tree savers must be used. Smoking on the trail is prohibited. Manure and hay may be discarded over the bank. Dogs are permitted in camp, but MUST BE ON LEASHES AT ALL TIMES – NO EXCEPTIONS! No dogs allowed at meetings or meals. Bag all trash and take it with you.

From the North: Take 190 to 195 South to right on FM 2670. Travel 3.7 miles and turn right onto Maxdale Road. Travel .3 miles and turn left onto Gann Branch Road. Continue on dirt road, cross cattle guard onto paved road and bear left at "T". Follow paved road into camp. From the South, take 195 North to left onto FM 2670 and continue as above.

Entry Fees:
Adult "A" Two-Day Entry: $85 Non-Member "A" Two-Day Entry: $105
Junior "A" Two-Day Entry: $65 Non-Members "A" Two-Day Entry: $85
All "B" One-Day Entry: $70 Non-Members All "B" One-Day Entry: $90
Note: Family discounts available for second non-junior family member

$25 per night for electric hook-up ($40 for two nights; $20 each additional night)
$15 per night for bunkhouse use
$15 per night for primitive camping ($25 for two nights)
$10 for dayrider with no overnight camping (Ranch Fee)
$10 per night for those competitors sharing a rig (Ranch Fee)
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No show, no refunds. Make checks payable to Wayfarer CTR and mail to Ride Manager Elaine Swiss, address below.

Elaine Swiss
1470 Old Marble Falls Rd
Round Mountain, TX 78663
Phone: (830) 825-3032
Emergency Contact: Elaine Swiss cell (512) 797-3854



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