Welcome To Parker Trail Riders!
PTR is a non-profit organization located in Parker, Colorado. We welcome new members and are family oriented.
Our goal is to provide Parker area horse riders with opportunities to participate in equestrian events, training clinics, trail rides and shows. Activities include monthly English/Western pleasure shows, fun shows, gymkhanas, scenic trail rides, overnight rides, parades and many social functions. Numerous clinics are provided throughout the year to help teach and practice showmanship and show techniques.
WE Invite You To JOIN US!
Our executive board and our various committees all help to plan and organize events for PTR. We can always use new volunteers in these committees! We invite you to join us, have fun and get involved in this friendly, family-oriented club. New members and visitors are always welcome!
Each year, PTR offers a summer buckle series of Gymkhana and Pleasure shows where participants can compete for year-end awards! If you are interested in competing for an award, please make sure you understand the requirements to qualify for the year-end award(s) you want to earn. Requirements must be met by September 30th each year. These include correct membership status, required volunteer hours and meeting attendance. See the link below for more information on year-end award requirements. If you still have questions, please seek out a board member at the monthly meeting, at one of our events, on Facebook or see our Contact Us page.
Summer Buckle Series
PTR holds it’s annual summer buckle series from May through September every year! This series offers 5 pleasure and 5 gymkhana shows. All events take place at Salisbury Equestrian Center in Parker. Even if you are not competing for a year end award, our shows are a great opportunity for you and your horse to gain some experience, tune up some skills and have some FUN! We’d love to have you out!!!
PTR is is dedicated to creating trail riding events for all levels of riders and comfort level of their horses within the beauty of the Front Range Colorado Area.
We strive to have trail rides that are safe, enjoyable and relaxing including some “on the trail clinics” that can be a fantastic on-the-go learning experience and to also introduce the fun, exciting group entertainment of overnight and extended Horse Camping trips.