To encourage participation using Arena to Trail guidelines, as listed in the HCBC rule book under Mountain Trail-Arena to Trail. Camaraderie, confidence, safety and horsemanship are encouraged wit the aid of trail obstacles. We offer a wide range of training and competitive opportunities with the aim to help you and your equine achieve a deeper partnership.
BC Carriage Driving Thompson-Okanagan
Garnett Valley Gang
Volunteer train robbers, Kettle Valley
The Garnett Valley Gang rob the passengers of the Kettle Valley steam train. in a re-enactment train robbery. This is a charity event that takes place approximately 14 times over the summer.
Kelowna Gymkhana Club
Kelowna Riding Club
Kelowna Riding Club is a club for all disciplines. We have a 10 acre facility that includes a dressage ring, two large multi-discipline rings, a lunge ring and stables. We have several membership categories for riders and non-riders, plus equestrians can drop-in to ride with a signed waiver for a $25 fee. The club hosts a number of clinics, shows and educational opportunities each year and both the historic clubhouse and the grounds are available for rentals by the community. Rental, membership and event calendar information can be found on kelownaridingclub.ca
Working Equitation Canada BC Region
Promoting the sport of Working Equitation throughout BC and Canada with a focus on classical horsemanship and the use of horses for ranch work and functionality. Working Equitation is comprised of four phases: Working Dressage, Ease of Handling with Obstacles, Speed (Obstacles) and Cattle Handling. There are eight levels of Working Equitation (WE) from children, Introductory(beginners) to Masters Level (advanced). The children and introductory levels do not include a speed phase. Throughout the province of BC there are several Working Equitation Chapters focused on local clinics and shows. For more information on the opportunities in BC, go to www.workingeq.ca The sport is growing in leaps and bounds, and we welcome you!