• Successful Benefit Ride for Triple R Rescue!

    Successful Benefit Ride for Triple R Rescue!

    WOOHOO!!!!!!! I think everybody would call this ride a big success! A perfect day with a nice breeze, lots of nice trails to ride at your own pace and lunch afterwards to kick back, socialize with friends and finish off the day. […]

  • October 28, 2017 – Fort Braden

    October 28, 2017 – Fort Braden

    The day dawned clear but rain was expected in the afternoon. I left home earlier than usual because I knew a large crowd was expected. As I pulled up to the “fee box”, I noticed a large area had been taped off at the edge […]

  • October 15, 2017 – Alford Arms Greenway

    October 15, 2017 – Alford Arms Greenway

    Seven members and eight horses rode the J.R. Alford Greenway on a Sunday morning where the temperature began at 76 at 10 a.m. and at 12:30 p.m., hit 84 degrees.  Humidity had all the horses lathering up during the ride.  Ride participants were: Herb Rosinsky […]

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Successful Benefit Ride for Triple R Rescue!

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WOOHOO!!!!!!! I think everybody would call this ride a big success! A perfect day with a nice breeze, lots of nice trails to ride at your own pace and lunch afterwards to kick […]

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October 28, 2017 – Fort Braden

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The day dawned clear but rain was expected in the afternoon. I left home earlier than usual because I knew a large crowd was expected. As I pulled up to the “fee box”, I noticed […]

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October 15, 2017 – Alford Arms Greenway

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Seven members and eight horses rode the J.R. Alford Greenway on a Sunday morning where the temperature began at 76 at 10 a.m. and at 12:30 p.m., hit 84 degrees.  Humidity had all the horses […]

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April 15, 2017 – Phipps Park

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What a gorgeous day for a ride and that we did. Thirteen riders showed up at Phipps Park for a two hour ride. Several riders went out separately as they were our speedy riders. The […]

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February 18, 2017 – Joe Bud WMA

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Eight riders and horses showed up Sunday to enjoy our Joe Budd ride; Sharon and General; Wendy and Amos; Kathy and Sunny; Bob and Hooker; Linda and Goldie; Terri and Star; James and Sugar; Ambrose […]

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January 28, 2017 – Otter Lake

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Three riders braved the cold morning to enjoy a 3 hour ride at the beautiful Otter Lake trail in Panacea. Pam and Flashy, Nancy and Reel, and Gaye and Max had a great time riding, […]

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January 15, 2017 – Alford Arms Greenway

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In the early afternoon on Sunday, January 15, 2017, 13 horses and riders, including two guests, came out to en- joy the sunshine at Alford Arms Greenway. The group included Megan on […]

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December 10, 2016 – Crump Road

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What a beautiful day for a ride! When I arrived, Linda and Blondie were already there passing around the sign-up sheet. They were the first to arrive! Those of you who know Linda are aware […]

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October 22, 2016 – Rivers Road

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Nineteen riders set out on this beautiful Fall day to ride the Blue Trail off of Rivers Road. The sun was shining and the air was cool and dry. Sue Noyes and Ron […]

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November 25, 2016 – Fort Braden

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It was a gorgeous day, perfect for riding and clearly, 13 other riders felt the same as me!  We rode out in 3 groups to lessen the dust and make the ride more enjoyable for […]

November 5, 2016 – Aenon Church Road

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Ron was supposed to lead this ride, but alas poor Ron came down with a 6 day intestinal flu bug and Jud was asked to fill in. And we had an exceptional ride. The […]

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Sept 25, 2016 – St. Marks Rail Trail

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It’s 8 a.m. – I walk out to load my mare, Sadie, for the first Sunday ride for STA in quite a while. (Remember the questionnaire you filled out last year on what you […]

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Sept 17, 2016 – Alford Arms

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Eight folks showed up for the Alford Arms ride on Saturday, 9/17 ready for a fun day. Riders and horses were Sharon on Cricket, Herb H. on General, Doell on Snippy, Ron on Mini; […]

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July 23, 2016 -Ride and Swim at Sand Pond

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Ride leader Ron led off at a little after nine with most of a large group of riders for such a hot and humid day. But because of the heat Ron decided to keep the […]

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June 11, 2016 – Phipps Park

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This was a special ride for me, because it was my first official trail ride with my new mount “Famous Amos”. He is a little bit of a nervous guy, so I wasn’t sure […]

May 21, 2016 – Moonlight Ride

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I was the ride contact so I scouted the trail the Sunday before with Joel to mark the trail for the moonlight ride. The biting flies on the trail were ferocious and we tried […]

June 4, 2016 – St. Marks Rail Trail

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The temperature at 6 a.m. was 70 degrees, but the weather report called for cloudy skies with rain possible in the afternoon and a high of 94 degrees.

I wondered how many folks would come […]

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May 1, 2016 – Rocky Comfort

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The Sunday morning ride at Rocky Comfort was beautiful and a little challenging! We had ten riders, members and guests, who enjoyed about 4¼ hours exploring the varying terrain offered at this management area. […]

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Benefit Poker Run Ride – April 16, 2016

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There was more than one winner at STA’s Poker Ride on Saturday, April 16th.

With memories of last year’s multiple rain-outs a collective sigh of relief welcomed the sun; win number 1.

A total of 22 people […]

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April 3, 2016 – Alford Arms

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We had 9 riders for this Sunday ride, beginning at 10:30 am, on a gorgeous Spring Day.  Low humidity, cobalt blue skies and 65 degree temperature is what we all agreed was perfect riding weather.  […]

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February 20, 2016 – Joe Budd Ride

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17 riders showed up for the Joe Budd Wildlife Management Area ride.

First and most important, I want to thank all the people that made this day possible: Suzanne and Linda for doing extra duty marking […]

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January 30, 2016 – Phipps Park

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If you missed this ride, you missed a good one! The weather was absolutely gorgeous with a slight breeze. Ambrose was the first to arrive and brought Sally. I arrived next with […]

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January 23, 2016 – Fort Braden

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Most Floridians would agree it was too cold for activities on this day, but the 3 of us (Sharon, Ambrose, and Wendy bundled up and went for a ride! The temperature was in the […]

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December 19, 2015 – St. Marks River State Park (Tram Road)

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Nine souls came out to brave the low 40’s temperatures on this beautiful clear and sunny morning.  Ron, Doel, Charlotte, Pam, Herb, Jud and Jennette, Sue, and Bob.  Everyone certainly appeared to have plenty of cold weather […]

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December 12th, 2015 – Rivers Road Crazy Hat Ride

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Ten bold riders came out for a fun ride at Rivers Rd. We had lovely weather and a really pleasant ride on the new National Forest Blue trail heading south this time on our own […]

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November 21, 2015 Miccosukee Greenway @ Crump Road Trailhead

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Herb and I arrived bright and early and were surprised when there were quite a few cars in the parking lot. We thought we might meet lots of bikers and hikers on the trails, but […]

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Nov 7, 2015 Fall Benefit Ride

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STA sponsored a trail ride at beautiful Crowder Farm to raise funds to benefit Triple R Horse Rescue Association. It was a lovely day and thanks to the good Lord-dry- as the next two days […]

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October 17, 2015 – Apalachicola National Forest @Rivers Road

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We started off on a very cool and brisk sunny day in long sleeves that we kept on for most of the ride. This was to be a Lyn and Bob ride but Bob had […]

Oct. 10, 2015 – St. Marks Rail Trail Under the Power Lines

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Seven riders set out on this beautiful fall morning for a leisurely ride through unmarked single and double tract trails.  The wildflowers and butterflies were gorgeous entertainment to our eyes and the friendly banter made […]

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Sept 19, 2015 Fort Braden East Loop

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We had a very nice ride.  8 riders showed up and the weather was wonderful.  In the woods and valleys of Fort Braden it was quite pleasant, and the parts of the trail along the […]

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Sept 12, 2015 Aenon Church Road Trailhead

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Due to the weather our ride got moved to Sunday afternoon and the weather was perfect.  Ambrose and I were the only club members, but we had three guest riders – Megan A., Pam S., […]

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August 8th Horse & Rider Cool-down at Sand Pond

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At least the weather turned out nice after a day of storms the day before. I didn’t really expect any- one to show up but Ron and Doel because they told me they would be […]

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July 11, 2015 – Fort Braden Tract – Lake Talquin State Forest

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Four riders turned out for the July 11th ride at Fort Braden: Bob on Hooker, Connie on Dakota, Chris on Rose and Pete on Stepper.  It was a very warm day but under the shade […]

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May 16, 2015 Rivers Road Working Ride

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Eight riders set out on the orange trail for what turned out to be an enjoyable working trail ride with lovely weather.  Katrina and her guest Bailey, Lesa, Sue, Ambrose, Ron, Lyn, and Herb participated […]

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June 13, 2015 Phipps Park

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We started our ride a bit earlier at 9:30 to beat the heat, but as it turned out, the breeze kicked up and since we rode mostly in the shade, it was a very enjoyable […]

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Memorial Day Weekend Campout at McCulley’s Farm

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Everybody came in on Friday, set up camp and then most of us went for a short ride in the late afternoon. We got so lucky with the weather, because there was no rain the […]