Camping with your horse - Page 2

       The Horse Forum > Riding Horses > Trail Riding

Camping with your horse

This is a discussion on Camping with your horse within the Trail Riding forums, part of the Riding Horses category

LinkBack Thread Tools
    05-02-2010, 01:09 AM
I have been tying my 2 up with a rope on the ground to a tree with about 30 ft of rope to the halter side, they never have got tangled up
Sponsored Links
    05-02-2010, 03:22 PM
If you go to Spain you will see all sorts of horses picketed along the expressways. They just put a halter, a long rope and drive a stake in the ground and leave the horse all day.. I approached a few and the pin in nothing but a big nail that anyone could pull out. Some horses have the rope wrapped around their legs, around their bodies but I never saw any of them fighting. Too bad anyone I talked too didn't speak English so I could ask questions.

My old endurance horse stakes out with a halter and long bungy cord without a problem
My last horse I staked out by ONE hind foot without a problem.. You can get collars for staking out.

At the ride I ran high lines for all the horse and never once had a problem. I would leave them enough lead line to touch the ground, even a nights.

camping, picket lines, trail riding

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Horse camping in Montana snazmonster Trail Riding 3 04-22-2010 06:19 PM
Nine Tips to Stay Safe when Horse Camping Trails Trail Riding 19 04-07-2010 11:08 AM
Camping at the Quarter Horse Congress - Questions deannatwb Horse Talk 0 09-21-2008 10:11 AM
Horse Camping Questions Nine Horse Talk 2 09-03-2008 04:25 PM
Minimum Impact for Backcountry Horse Camping jimmayor007 Horse Talk 1 08-30-2007 11:00 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:44 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0