4-H Clover


Support the State 4-H Camp in Halsey, while you enjoy a guided Trail Ride in Nebraska's scenic Sandhills!  All proceeds from the 4-H Trail Ride will support the State 4-H Camp in Halsey, which is celebrating 50 years. 

The 4-H Trail Ride will be October 9-10-11, 2015.

Two horses wait in the fog before the 4-H Trail Ride

Savor beautiful scenery while riding trails in the Nebraska National Forest near Halsey.  Enjoy delicious meals, family activities, and great entertainment.  Live and silent auction proceeds will benefit the 4-H Camp. 

Sun shining through the trees in the Halsey National Forest  Anyone can sign up for the Saturday festivities (steak supper, live music, dancing, and the live/silect auctions).  Kids' meal (12 years and younger) can receive half a steak.  Discounted rate for 4-H clubs (more than 5 members!)

Cabins are available at the 4-H Camp, as well as campground spaces with water and electric hookups.  Prefer a hotel room- there are local hotels near the trail ride.  Certified weed free hay and pens are available for the horses.

For more information, contact Connie Cox at the State 4-H Camp in Halsey at 308.533.2224 or ccox5@unl.edu.  


LAST YEAR'S (2014) Schedule of Events

Friday, October 10, 2014

4:00 pm     Panel Party- help set up the pens, AQHA Challenge Horse Clinic prior to campfire.

Bring your horse and settle in!  Pens and hay are available for the horses. (*Note: the National Forest requires certified weed free hay. Regular hay is not allowed, due to potential weeds spreading into the forest.)

Twilight- campfire (hots dogs and smores, free-will offering)  AQHA Trail Challenge Clinic before campfire.

Saturday, October 11, 2014

8:00 am     Registration (click here for registration form)Wagon Rides for the Non-Riders at the State 4-H Camp Trail Ride. See registration form.

9:30 am     Trail Ride (2.5 hours)

10:00 am       AQHA Trail Challenge Clinics

12:00 pm   Lunch on the trail

1:00 pm     Trail Ride (3.5 hours)

2:30 pm     AQHA Trail Challenge Clinic

6:00 pm     Steak Fry at 4-H Lodge

7:00 pm     Silent Auction & Music by the The Old Rusty Minstrels.

Live Auction to follow.  More music & dance the night away!

Anyone is welcome to attend the Saturday night Steak Fry, entertainment by the Old Rusty Minstrels, and the auctions ($18 per person).

Sunday, October 13, 2013

7:30 am     Breakfast and Inspirational TimeRiders enjoying the trails at the Halsey National Forest.

10:00 am   Trail Ride (2 hours)

10:30 am   AQHA Trail Challenge Clinic

12:30 pm   Lunch

1:30 pm    Trail Ride (optional)


For more information, contact Connie Cox at the State 4-H Camp in Halsey at 308.533.2224 or ccox5@unl.edu