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The Movement 2022 includes presenters and students who will be gentling wild horses, teaching groundwork and trailer loading, and even riding a Mountain Trail course. Experience everything from holistic health and hoof consults, to bodywork for your horse and for yourself. New this year, for the very first time, at The Movement 2022, VIP guests will be able to book a one-on-one private session with the presenters. Get in on the action June 17-18 at Flag Is Up Farm in Solvang, CA.
A world-class Mountain Trail Course is now a part of the experience at Flag Is Up Farm in Solvang. The two-acre course is located on the in-field of Flag Is Up Farm’s race track and includes over 22 mountain trail obstacles. The new mountain trail course includes bridges, teeter totters, a trench, water obstacles, a gate, logs, fan, balance beams, crossbucks, Texas two-step and more. The full course will be used for clinics and IMTCA challenges.
“The terrain and the views are spectacular on this 30,000 acre historic ranch. Each loop will take you far into oak savanna that looks like it did in the days of the Spanish rancheros. Come be an inaugural rider on the 25, 50 mile or 8 mile Introductory Huasna Endurance Ride!” Says Kathleen Phelps the ride manager. Get your entry in by February 10 and mark your calendars for April 9 & 10, 2022.
Equestrians were not invited to provide input regarding a trail set aside for equestrian use only. Once equestrians got wind of the planned change to the Live Oak Equestrian use Only Trail they sprang into action. Their efforts resulted in turning away mountain bikers for the time being. However, now the trail is open to hikers for a period of time as a pilot program. Get the updated information about the Live Oak Equestrian Trail and plan for a big ride coming up.