Kensington Trail Riders

Come Ride With Us


2021 Events

2021 Events

Open Ride

1st Saturday Of Every Month

(weather permitting)

At

Kensington Metropark

Be in the saddle At Noon

In the Staging Area

*Rides not sponsored by KTR

Feel free to check in on the KTR facebook page to see if anyone else is attending or to organize your ride for the day!

Also, remember to check the trail group events for the trails in our area, and if they have an event on the first Saturday of the month you can attend instead, please do, let’s support all of our trails!!

June 6th Join Pinckney trail riders for their Blessing of the Horse event

October 3rd join Maybury or Brighton for their events

Join the Southeast Michigan Equestrian Trail Group Events Group for more details


Michigan Horse Expo

Virtual for 2021

The in person expo has been canceled for 2021, but please join this facebook group to help support the vendors of the expo.


For more info:

Michigan Horse Expo

PLTRA/KTR Circle Ride

Join Proud Lake and Kensington Trail Riders for the popular and fun Circle Ride!

Camping nights of September 24,25

Circle Ride is Saturday, September 25

Camping is available at both parks for this weekend or you can join us for the day. To make a circle, you will start at either park, ride to the other for lunch and ride back to the park you started with.

$40 members camping

$50 non-members camping

$5 additional campers over age 12

$15 for Circle Ride and lunch

We will be taking pre-paid reservations for camping sites - event is Rain or Shine with no refunds

Registration for weekend will start Friday at noon and 9:30am on Saturday, campers can register for both when they arrive.

To camp at Proud Lake, contact Efrusy@yahoo.com.

For camping at Kensington, contact KensingtonTrailRiders2019@gmail.com.

Camping will include:

8-10am Saturday Continental breakfast served – muffins, coffee, juice, water.

Potluck at both campgrounds offered Saturday evening 6pm with clubs providing meat and drinks.

50/50 raffle offered, 6 for $5, or 1 for $1, must be present at Potluck to win.

Circle Ride will include:

Lunch of hot dogs, chips, dessert, pop, water will be served from 12-2pm at both staging areas.

Business members of one or both groups are welcome to advertise their businesses on Saturday or for the weekend at their campsite at either park. You can also drop off business cards and brochures to the staging areas and we will display for you.

We will be offering a discounted membership rate for joining both parks at the same time at the Circle Ride Camping weekend. Price is $25 for individual and $35 for family for both the Proud Lake and Kensington memberships for 2020!

It is recommended you bring horse water for the weekend but a hand pump is available for water. Quiet time is 10pm and will be strictly enforced. All dogs MUST be kept on leash. Thank you for being considerate of all during our weekend of FUN!!!

Metropark Express Endurance Ride

August 6-8

If you ever wanted to give distance riding a try, check out the beginner friendly ride right at Kensington. This ride utilizes the trails of both Kensington and Proud Lake although the 9 mile beginner ride and hunter pace use only the trails at Kensington.

Distances of 50, 25, 9 miles are available

Hunter Pace and Intro ride available on the 8th

For more information

GLDRA

Or contact

melindasmyers@gmail.com


*Rides not sponsored by KTR

Cartoon Cartoon! CMO

October 15-17

Competitive Mounted Orienteering (CMO) is one of the most challenging and exciting equestrian sports - for the competitive as well as family horse rider! CMO is like a mounted treasure hunt, which tests your horsemanship, your map reading ability, and your compass skills - all while having great fun with your horse!

You can give it a try at Kensington this fall!

For more info

http://www.nacmo.org/

Or contact Cindy clw2369@aol.com or

810-513-6379 for more info


*Rides not sponsored by KTR