to Shawnee Forest, Southern Illinois
one knows the Shawnee like we do!
Annual Columbus Day Fall Ride
October 12-18, 2014
Limit 125 Guests
We are currently full for 2014
and are not taking any reservations.
FOR THOSE ON OUR WAITING LIST: at this time
we do not have any openings for our October 2014 trail
ride. If, by any chance, we do have availability we
will contact those on our list in the order
in which we received your reguest for a reservation.
Thank you for considering us for your vacation
12, 2014 is the last day for cancellations for a refund
or rollover for our upcoming October 12-18, 2014 trail
Horse Gap Trail Ride Information
Please note that our
cancellation policy for a full refund requires you
contact us one month prior to the start of the ride.
Contact date is prior to Sept.
One Horse Gap Trail Ride | Shawnee
Forest, Southern Illinois
The Buchanan Family's One Horse Gap Trail Ride
takes place at New Hope Hill camp near Williams
Hill located 4 miles
SW of Herod, IL. Camp is centrally located in the
Region of the Shawnee National Forest. In an
article about The One Horse Gap Trail Ride in
Western Horseman, the Shawnee National Forest
was chosen by Western Horseman magazine
readers as one of The Top 5 Best Places to Ride!
New Hope Hill offers a dining and
dance hall, horse and people water, full service electricity,
restrooms with showers, dump station.
We provide three tasty meals a day. Bring
your saddle bags and canteens to pack our prepared
lunch for on the trail.
Entertainment consists of music, pickin' and
grinnin' around the campfire and bingo with great
Rides cloverleaf with a permanent camp. Available
options include fast or slow rides for all day or
half day beginning Sunday after lunch through Friday.
will find more ride details and pricings by reading
our brochure or reservation form. Both are available
below to read or print.
Date: October 13-19, 2013
2013 Brochure (pdf)
Form (pdf) No reservations
Private Group Rides Contact us for details.
Driving Directions? Click on the "Buck's Map"
tab at the bottom of this page.
us on Google Map
with a GPS?
N 37 32.791
W 088 29.041
Construction--click on "Friends of Ours"
tab located at the bottom of this page. (IDOT,
Getting Around Illinois)
Website updated Dec. 5, 2013
* Dates (home page)