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Annual James Shelhorse Memorial Fredericksburg Urban Trailride

November 13, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us for the annual Fredericksburg Urban Trailride.
Bring your own horse. Ride through downtown Fredericksburg, visiting many of the City’s points of interest. The pace for the group will be a walk. The ride, which is all on asphalt, should take approximately 2 hours to complete. We will walk together as a group the entire time.
WHERE & WHEN: Trailer parking is located at Old Mill Park, which is located on Caroline Street, on the Rappahannock River. The ride will begin promptly at 9:00 am. Please plan to arrive early to be tacked up and ready to go.
REQUIREMENTS: All riders must bring their own horse. Proof of negative Coggins test is required for all horses. No children under 15 years old regardless of experience. All riders 15-17 years old are required to be accompanied by an adult. Please mark any horses that have a tendency to kick with a red ribbon on the tail. Please note that the ride will take place in urban and residential Fredericksburg. The ride might encounter cars, motorcycles, trains, buses, or other vehicles, dogs, pedestrians, and a variety of other typical city sights and sounds. If you or your horse are not of the temperament to handle these types of situations safely, it is advised that you do not participate in this Urban Trail Ride. Participants exhibiting disrespectful behavior and/or treatment of staff may be asked to leave the ride. Please note: No cars, No carts, No stallions.
WEATHER: The event is held rain or shine – unless extreme weather. Please sign up for alerts at to receive weather alerts via email or on your mobile device.
— For your safety, we recommend that ALL riders wear helmets. —
REGISTRATION: $20 per horse and rider by November 1st. $25 per horse and rider after Nov. 1st and on-site.
Checks payable to: United Horsemen’s Association (UHA)
Mail to: United Horsemen’s Association, PO Box 3991, Fredericksburg, VA 22402
The United Horsemen’s Association is recognized as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization by the Internal Revenue Service.
— For more information contact Mansfield Montague (540) 538-0001 – —


November 13, 2021
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Old Mill Park
2201 Caroline Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401 United States
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