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Horse Committee has a Facebook page: Flathead County 4-H Horse Project & a 4-H Horse project remind page if you have the “Remind App”.

Documents on this page:Image of 4-H Horse with a Horse head

  1. Horse Project Requirments
  2. 4-H Trail & Packing 2022 Rules and Policies
  3. Horse Card
  4. Horse Helmet Release Form
  5. Every Time Every Ride Video
  6. Montana Bit Rules
  7. Horse Committee Scholarship Form
  8. Horse Camp Member Registration 
  9. Horse Camp Chaperone Forms to Download
  10. Horse Camp Packing List
  11. Horse Camp Schedule Overview 

Members of 4-H may participate in many levels of the horse project. When 4-H members first enroll they must startblack horse head in horse shoe at level 1 and must be assessed by a certified horse leader and bring a copy of the level assessment to the Extension office to move up in levels. Members must be at least 4-H age 8 to participate in the horse project. Other requirements are explained in the link below. Also check calendar above for dates.

4-H Horse Clinics

4-H Packing Clinics: count toward required clinics

Other Horse Clinics: 2 reqiured this yr.

Jan. 6, 2024: Introduction at Forest Scervice Superviosor's Office Nov. 2, 2023 - 5-7pm: 4-H Horsemanship Clinic, hosted by Bit of Difference presented by Paul Humphrey, located at 2239 MT Hwy 83, Bigfork MT 59911 Please RSVP
Jan. 13, 2024: Clinic I at the Country Kitchen Nov. 1, 2023 - 6-8pm: 4-H Equine Nutrition Clinic, located at Lazy R&R Ranch Supply (300 Morning view Dr, Kalispell), Free Event with Door Prizes & Samples.
Feb. 10, 2024: Clinic II at the Country Kitchen  Feb. 25, 2024 - 3-5pm: Horsemanship & how the reflects riding games and communication with your horse.
March 16, 2024: Clinic III at the Badrock Arena  Mar. 12, 2024 - 6pm: LaSalle Equire presents gastroscopy, endoscopy, & the dynamic scope as well as ulcers, asthma, and upper airway conditions.
April 20, 2024: Clinic IV at the Badrock Arena  May-TBA: A Bit of Difference Horsemanship Clinic, Jamie clinicians Ashley Sudan, Emily Keefer (Tiehen) or Wendy McCaffree for the Gaming Project
May 18, 2024: Campout at Swisher Lake Trailhead TBA (March/April): Presented by Dave or Shawn with Groundwork foundation organized by Sarah.
  TBA (April or May): Organized by Sally with Engish or Western Dressage.
  May 4th-5th: 2 day Clinic to Replace Horse Camp, Location- Sky river Equestrian Center
  TBA (Spring): Organized by Heidi with Dressage for beginners.

Horse Camp Member Registration 

There is no official Horse Camp in 2024. There will be a 2 day clinic instead of Horse Camp for 2024 located at Sky River Equestrian Center. If you have questions contact Sally Rohletter at 406-249-7852.