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Trail Challenge Obstacle Course

Recreational Competition

Southern Kettle Moraine

W830 Little Prairie Rd Palmyra, WI 53156

Sunday, May 31, 2020

Date Type Mi Name Contact Contact Roster
Sun - 05/31 TC 8 Udderly Fun Obstacle Rides @ Southern Kettle Moraine #1 Paige Wilfert caskeyp.ets@gmail.com
(262) 902-8566

About The Venue

The SKM Horserider's Campground is centrally located in the forest, with the horse trails connecting within the campground. Campers with horses can enjoy 36 back-in sites, 20 pull-through sites, one group site accommodating up to 20 people, a picnic shelter, horse shower, manure deposit stations, drinking water a shower building and vault toilets.

Camping reservations for outdoor campsites can be made ONLINE or by calling 888-947-2757. There is limited availability, so make sure you reserve ahead of time! Use this CAMPGROUND MAP to view the Horserider's Camp and sites.

Day parking is available for your truck and trailer with a WI State Park Vehicle Admission Sticker (see "Event Details" below for information about obtaining one).

  YOUR ENTRY FEE IS DOING GOOD!  

I am happy to announce that half of all entry fees of this event will be going to STARDUST ANIMAL SANCTUARY to help care for the horses rescued there!

The other half? Gets directly put back into hosting ETS events right here in Wisconsin for you to enjoy! Purchasing prizes & awards, building obstacles, and materials for a fun, family-friendly event!

Event Details

  IMPORTANT - PLEASE READ  

ALL equestrians 16 years and older MUST purchase and carry a STATE TRAIL PASS in order to ride the trails at this event. Buy your trail pass when you get to the park or in advance. Both daily & annual passes are available.

VEHICLE ADMISSION STICKER is REQUIRED on ALL motor vehicles stopping in a state park, forest, recreation area, and trail parking areas. Buy your sticker when you get to the park or in advance. Both daily & annual stickers are available.

All rules and regulations set by SKM Horserider's Campground, the DNR and the WI State Park System are expected to be respected and obeyed by all participants and spectators. This is our first year riding here for ETS and we hope to be welcomed back in the future! Your cooperation is greatly appreciated!

 

The Terrain

Mostly sandy and/or grassy trails. Minimal rocky terrain. The trails we will be riding are inside of the forest and are well groomed.

Trails used for the event will be clearly marked. These are shared use trails and some are open to mountain bikers. There may be other riders not participating in the event, who are allowed to be on the trails during the competition per the DNR.

Meals

Sunday Morning Brunch TBD - Free continental brunch to all participants & spectators.

Sunday Pot Luck Dinner TBD - The main dish will be provided, please bring a dish to pass! Free for all participants and spectators!

If planning on eating dinner, please specify the number of people. Also, please email me at caskeyp.ets@gmail.com with what you plan on bringing to share at the pot luck! I want to make sure we have more than enough food for all planning to attend :)

Awards

Beautiful ribbons 1st-6th place Novice, Intermediate, and Advanced! 1st-3rd place Junior (age 13-17), 1st-3rd place Youngin' (age 7-12), and 1st place Newcomer! Awesome equine related prizes!

Goodies for horse and rider judge's shout outs!

Additional Fees

$5 Ranch Fee for each rider, added automatically to your entry. This fee helps cover the cost of facility use.

Southern Kettle Moraine
W830 Little Prairie Rd
Palmyra, WI 53156


Google Directions


Event Host Directions:

From Madison, WI

  • Take W Johnson St and N Bassett St to John Nolen Dr
  • Follow US-12 E to WI-106 E/Sherman Ave E in Fort Atkinson
  • Follow WI-106 E to N 2nd St in Palmyra
  • Slight left onto N 2nd St
  • Drive to S 3rd St
  • Arrive at SKM Horserider's Campground on your left. You will see an ETS sign at the entrance.

From Milwaukee, WI

  • Get on I-794
  • Follow I-94 W, I-41/I-894 E and I-43 S to WI-83 N/S Rochester St in Mukwonago. Take exit 43 from I-43 S
  • Take County Hwy LO to Little Prairie Rd in Jefferson County
  • Arrive at SKM Horserider's Campground on your right. You will see an ETS sign at the entrance.

From Chicago, IL

  • Get on I-90 W/I-94 W from W Van Buren St
  • Follow I-94 W to WI-50 W/75th St in Kenosha. Take exit 344 from I-94 W
  • Get on US-12 W/WI-120 N in Walworth County
  • Merge onto US-12 W/WI-120 N
  • Continue on WI-67 N. Drive to Little Prairie Rd in Jefferson County
  • Arrive at SKM Horserider's Campground on your right. You will see an ETS sign at the entrance.

AGENDA

SATURDAY
3:00pm Overnight Camping Arrival - Must Reserve
SUNDAY TRAIL CHALLENGE
9-10:00am Rider Check-In
10:00am Judge Meeting
10:30am Rider Meeting
11:30am First competitors out on the course
Pot Luck after your ride
Judge Shout Outs once all scores are in!
Awards after Judge Shout Outs!

AVAILABLE AMENITY RESERVATIONS

Campsites w/ Horse Accommodations Available - Please call 888-947-2757 to reserve!
MEALS
Morning Continental Brunch FREE
Pot Luck Dinner FREE