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TETRA Region 5 Trail Ride Half Ass Mule Camp

  • 14 Sep 2018
  • 2:00 PM
  • 16 Sep 2018
  • 2:00 PM
  • Queen City, Texas

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Region 5 –Half Ass Mule Camp Trail Ride 

Queen City, Texas 
   
September 14-16, 2018

Come join us for a fun filled weekend at the Half Ass Mule Camp, near Texarkana. This private campground, owned by a mother daughter team, abuts the Corp of Engineer surrounding Lake Wright Patman and has access to equestrian trails that range over the 35,000 acres.  

It is a great place to camp and trail ride, mainly sandy, that can be easy or challenging, flat to hilly, with many streams and log crossings. For those who do not want to ride, fishing, swimming, and shopping is available.  

Schedule: Friday’s Check In after 4:00pm. Current negative Coggins required.

Saturday’s Morning Check In starts at 7:15 am

Saturday’s Ride out time is 9:30, lunch on your own back at camp.

Afternoon ride starts at 1:00 pm. 

Sunday’s trail ride will be short and ride out time is 9:15 am.

The camp does not have trash service, please bag and pack out all trash.

Break camp and depart/gates close at 2:00pm.

Ride Fee: Tetra members $25.00/non-members $30 this includes Saturday and Sunday breakfast, and a pot luck, "chili cookoff" Saturday evening (prize awarded for the "best chili"). Day ride fee, $15.00.  Children 12 and under are free. 

Camping Fees:  RV sites: $25.00 per night (RV site has electric, and water).  There are 23 sites available and must be reserved and prepaid at tetratrails.com.  RV registration and ride registration are easy, register then reserve a site.  Questions, call or text  Steve Hancock at 1-972-877-2206.  Be sure to bring an RV extension cord, and extra water hose. Pens are not reserved, and limited to first arrival basis. No charge for Primitive Camping. The Camp has a covered Pavilion that has a restroom with a shower, and a dump station.  

Directions: HAMC address is 562 County Road 3559, Queen City, Texas  75572  

From Texarkana, Texas:  Go South on US Hwy 59 about 15miles.  You will see a Church on the right and country road 3660.  Turn right on 3660.  You will come to a T in the road,  Turn left on 3659.  Go about a quarter mile and turn right at the next church on 3559, sharp right, follow 3559 around a right angle turn. Soon you will see the fence and gate of Half Ass Mule Camp. Make a right hand turn into the gate.  You are there. Check in for parking instructions.

Don't pass the gate! The road dead ends.  It is near impossible to turn a big rig around.
From Atlanta, Texas:   Go North on US Hwy 59 about 15 miles from the Wal-Mart and Tractor Supply until you get to County Road 3660, turn left.  The directions are the same as above from there.  

Don't pass the gate! The road dead ends.  It is near impossible to turn a big rig around.

Texas Equestrian Trail Riders Association, Inc.

P.O.Box 200314 

Austin, Texas 78720 

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