Originally Posted by sabowin
So the search begins again. Anyone know of a 5-15 year old, 15hh+, stocky horse that's sound for pretty heavy trail riding, in Central Oregon? Breed (and whether it's registered), color, and sex don't matter (though if it's a stallion, it won't be for long). I'm even negotiable on the height, as long as it doesn't look ridiculous with my 36" inseam and can carry my 260 lb weight around indefinitely.
Have you checked out centraloregonhorse.com? I have never worked with Carol personally but I always stalk her page! She seems to honestly represent every horse on her page and really try to make sure you end up with the horse you want.
You didn't indicate price range or training requirements but...
1998 Bay Morgan/Percheron gelding, 15.1 $2000
2005 Sorrel Overo APHA gelding 15.3 $4500
2003 Grey AQHA gelding 15.2 $3500OBO
2001 Red Roan Sabino APHA gelding 15.2 $4500
2004 started Black Percheron/Belgian 16.2 $3500
2005 Buckskin AQHA gelding 15.3 $7000
2004 Blue Roan AQHA gelding 15.2 $5000
2004 Blue Roan AQHA gelding 15.1 $5500
2007 Bay AQHA gelding 15.3 $7500
2001 Bay AQHA mare 15.3 $12500
2008 Bay AQHA mare 15.2 $6500<---I know she's only 4 but she's a cutie!
1994 Black TWH mare 15.1 $1800<----and she's 17 but...gaited!