Subject to change. (We’re still getting the details)
|Day||Start/End||Location (Directions)||Notes/Amenities/Evening Activity||Miles Traveled||Total Miles|
|Saturday||Start||Kibler Ranch||Mandatory riders meeting this morning.
Lunch on your own at Hunter Family Ranch.
|Saturday||End/Camp||Bar Crescent S Ranch||No cracking of whips by order of landowner!
Dinner at 6 PM, tables for eating.
Mandatory rider’s meeting, kids meeting after group meeting
Evening Entertainment: Hall of Fame Award presentation
|Sunday||Start||Bar Crescent S Ranch||No cracking of whips by order of landowner!
Guided trail ride on property 10 AM.
Camp on property, tables for eating
Our gracious hosts: Susan and ‘Duck’ Smith
|Sunday||End/Camp||Bar Crescent S Ranch||No cracking of whips by order of landowner!
Judge Nelson this evening after dinner.
KIDS: Games in the field in the afternoon
|Monday||Start||Bar Crescent S Ranch||No cracking of whips by order of landowner!
Ride out at 8 AM SHARP!
KIDS: Costume Day. Dress yourself and your horse in a costume for the ride.
Break at Cowpens on Duck’s Property
|Monday||End/Camp||Parker Place||Free showers at campground (transportation not provided)
Evening Entertainment: Whip cracking practice in designated areas until dark.
Quiet Night in Camp
|Tuesday||Start||Parker Place||Free showers at Pioneer Park Campground (transportation not provided)
Authentic Western Wear Day (mini parade while crossing CR 17)
|Tuesday||End/Camp||Kahn Ranch||KIDS: Where’s Bessie? During the ride, kids search for several little cows (Bessie), by answering questions about the ride and the history of the Cracker Trail. Adults are encouraged to embrace the fun of this game.
KIDS: After the ride, head to the cook shack for some craft fun.
|Wednesday||Start||Kahn Ranch||Red, White and Blue Day – Dress Patriotic!
KIDS: Treasure Hunt
|Wednesday||End/Camp||Hickory Hammock||Outside showers (cold only) for both riders and horses, compost bathrooms, all horse manure in campsites must be picked up and placed in manure pit by barn and if stalls are used they must be completely cleaned when leaving, dogs must be on a leash.
Evening Entertainment: Cow Whip Popping Contest – open to all ages
|Thursday||Start||Hickory Hammock||All horse manure in campsites must be picked up and placed in manure pit by barn and if stalls are used they must be completely cleaned when leaving.
KIDS: Finish your essays or art piece on Cracker History
|Thursday||End/Camp||Bass Ranch||Swimmin’ Hole
KIDS: Obstacle Day in the field after the ride
Evening Entertainment: Doyle Rigdon, Florida Poet
|Friday||Start||Bass Ranch||KIDS: Pass in your essays or art piece on Cracker History|
|Friday||End/Camp||Adams Ranch||Rider and Essay/Art Piece Awards, Saddle Drawing, Dancing!
Evening Entertainment: DJ
|Saturday||Start/Parade||Fort Pierce||Parade through downtown Fort Pierce. Dress festively.
Optional pub crawl, beach ride, waterfront camping