Keeping the boys fit after all their Mt. Washington training, we went Aug. 5-7 to Danville Vermont, where we enjoyed miles and miles of quiet and scenic dirt roads.
Becky and Carolyn getting ready to ride
Drive hostess Deb H. rode behind us for a while, astride her mature Morgan horse Kyrelle
Connie drives the pair, Deb’s photo. Notice that we have swapped places with the boys, this weekend Gilford is the “lead” horse (on the left)
Rest break for Deb’s photo op
Deb crosses one of the many area bridges over a small river
A local horse estate owner allowed us to tour her property, Heavensent Farm
The property has miles of double split-rail fencing, lavish barns and outbuildings, and gorgeous views
On one of Heavensent Farm’s meandering trails– Hubby with passengers Steve V. and Peaches
Local backwoods dirt road in Danville Vermont area
The boys trotting back into our campground in a landscaped reclaimed quarry
Friends Rick and Joan V. with their lovely pair of Morgan horses after their 23-mile outing
Multi-talented Deb H. driving her half-draft cart horse with her own Hubby along. She is in a wooden road cart.
Deb’s handsome turnout
Gilford schmoozes with Deb as Peaches goes on her dog business
Cleanup crew supervised by a friendly Friesian: Deb, Becky G. and Carolyn T.