Horse Information

Lewis and Clark County Fair girl with rope
Lewis and Clark County Fair two horses

Upcoming Dates:

May Events

  • May 13:  English Jumping Clinic, English Horsemanship and Assessments
  • May 25:  Horse ID Cards due to Extension by 5:00 pm
  • May 26:  Family Reservoir Ride @ 10:00.  Please NO dogs! 

*This is not a 4H hosted event but is an opportunity for our horse families to ride together and get to know each other. No RSVP required – just show up, have some fun and enjoy each other’s company.  This is about a 2 hour ride

June Events

  • June 3:  Western Horsemanship
  • June 15:  Fair entries are due to the Extension Office by 5:00 pm
  • June 16:  Lewis & Clark 4H Practice Show

Ranch Horse:  We will start some dummy roping from the ground in April and then progress to horseback roping for Level 2+ in June and July. Please watch emails for updated information.

Ranch Horse members interested in assessing to another level within the ranch Horse program, please email so we can start planning for an assessment time.

Horse Project Information & Forms

2017-2018 Horse Policy Manual

Horse Bit Guidelines

Horse ID Form - Due May 25

Horseless Horse Enrollment Form

Required Horse Permission Form

Horsemanship Levels 4-7 (updated March 2012)

Ranch Horse Assessment Guides (updated December 2012)

Junior Horse Award

Senior Horse Award

Contact Information

Project Superintendents

Dawn Schneider, lcc4hhorseproject(at)
Peggy Bartmess, peggy(at)
Facebook: Lewis-Clark-County-4-H-Horse-Project

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