2017 Hacking/ Riding Challenge.... Add your photos too

Native Lover

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This will be the 3rd year that New Rider has run this..... add your names if you are planning joining us in 2017.

Lets keep this a lot simpler this year...... hours or miles ridden & hours or miles inhand.

Everybody is welcome whatever you ride. It to encourage you to ride whatever the weather even small miles count...... every step , every discipline

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horseandgoatmom

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Did a 45 min walk but wow had trouble getting past a spot on her driveway to get over there.
Virginia and Polly came along with the atv luckily cause I would have been on my hands and knees.


Took a different route with Sonny today I could not cross the driveway to go the way I had been going.
We still had an awesome walk and I did a bit of exploring on a path along the cranberry bog I had not taken and a hill area that overlooks the ring.
We got a couple of the challenges in = Went down on hill trail and 20 ft in it really was too dense so we very nicely backed out I had him stand on a teeny tiny flat rock not much bigger than his foot then he stood on a bigger rock and backed off that one cause it was very icy on the other side.
Polly I guess lol was watching me out the back of the barn and when I came around said omg I saw you were gonna have him stand on that rock form her angle she could not see I had checked to be sure the rock was not icy.
So I'm thrilled I started day one of the new year and I feel great for the walk.
Its quite nice out if it was not still so your term lol BLOODY icy .

totals

Sonny in hand .75 hrs



the little rock
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the big rock
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overlooking the ring from on the hill
its total ice


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the hill was quite nice though
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and so was the nice sunny path along the cranberry bog.
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So day one accomplished only 364 more to go:rolleyes:.
 

Hailz22

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Took my new boy out to blow some steam today as we have a comp tomorrow! No pics as I was alone (unless you want a shot of his ears haha!) but we did some hillwork and he got a big bath afterwards.

I'm going with hours as we deal in the metric system so kilometres not miles!)
total so far 2017:
45mins
 

PePo

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I'm in :)

We did 6km/3.7 miles today in about 43 minutes today & had a blast. I loved being out on our first hack of 2017 today as I'm sadly back at work tomorrow, although it was jolly cold ...!

A few snaps below:









Just a tad cold here this morning ... !



For bigger images, I think you just need to click each photo as they show up tiny?!

Looking forward to hopefully a fun year'so hacking!

2017 Total:
Miles: 3.7
Time: 43 minutes
 

GaryB

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I had to cancel my planned hack this morning as it was far too icy :( It was a bit better in the afternoon so Harvey and I had a very careful wander out with Teg and Ian

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Hacking
3.75 miles
1 hour 15
 
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