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Equestrian Packing Demo & Trail Ride

Come and learn about highlines, hobbles, and knots. You will learn lashing techniques (securing your cargo) and mantying (making a pack) with a decker pack saddle. Learn how to tie a double diamond knot and a box hitch knot as well as other packing techniques. After the demonstration, we will go for an hour trail ride in the park. You must provide your own horse for the ride. Where: Dimple Dell Regional Park, meet at the Southeast Trail Head (approx 2600 E. Dimple Dell Road) When: 6:30pm: Packing Demo 7:30pm: Trail Ride For more information, contact Diana vanUitert at