GREEN CREEK HOUNDS

OPENING HUNT

NOVEMBER 10, 2018

 ALL Riders and Tally Ho participants

must be mounted up by 9:30.

Opening Hunt is formal attire for riders, with horses braided AND everything very clean.

Tally Ho wagon riders, dress appropriate for weather.

IF, YOU are in a car and

 WANT TO SEE RIDERS MOUNT UP

Cars can go to White Oak Fixture and watch riders mount up and then follow the Tally Ho wagons to the Smith's back gate. Once cars enter the back gates at Green River Farm and cross the bridge, please follow the GCH directional signs. Please park in the designated car parking area and walk to Blessing.

ALL TRAILERS follow directions to the White Oak Creek Fixture at the end of this email.

FOR THOSE ONLY GOING TO THE BLESSING

You will turn left at the Smith's BACK GATE, stone pillars and iron gates flanked by black board fencing. It is Green River Farm. Follow gravel drive over the bridge and look for GCH parking directional signs. You should plan to arrive around 9:30. Please park all cars in the designated area and walk to the Blessing site.

DO NOT FOLLOW SIGNS TO Barn/Stable. 

BLESSING OF HOUNDS

10am

 

Blessing of the Hounds

 

Tally Ho Wagon

THE MASTERS BREAKFAST

 

 

The Masters Breakfast

WATSON HOUSE

Catered by Patty Otto and the HARE & HOUND

1pm

for Riding guests, Tally Ho participants, our members and their guests, only.

A donation to Green Creek Hounds for extra guests is appreciated.

DIRECTIONS

WHITE OAK CREEK: From I- 26 take Hwy 14. If coming from the East, turn right on to 14. If coming from the West, turn left onto 14. Stay on 14 and continue through the Hwy 14/9 intersection. Continue on Sandy Plains/14 for 5 miles to John Watson Rd. Turn right onto John Watson Rd. Go 2.3 miles.

You will pass the back entrance to Green River Farm.

The fixture/Parking field is on the left, right before the concrete bridge at WHITE OAK CREEK. There will be a GCH sign right before you get there.

(B) From Hwy 74 take PEA RIDGE Exit. If coming from the east, turn left, if coming from west, turn right. Go to Stop Sign at Coxe/Sandy Plains Rd. Turn right. Go to John Watson Rd. Turn RIGHT. Turn right onto John Watson Rd. Go 2.3 miles.

You will pass the back entrance to Green River Farm.

 

THE WATSON HOUSE: Follow directions to the White Oak Creek fixture on John Watson Rd. Continue past the concrete bridge for 6/10 miles. Staff and cars park on the right, at the John Watson House, by the red barn. Field members will drive past the house and park trailers in the next field on the right. It is across from Green River Vineyard. For those who use GPS - 2940 John Watson Rd, Rutherfordton, NC 28139






OPENING HUNT, NOVEMBER 10

 ALL Tally Ho Participants

must be on THE wagon by 9:30.

Contact Elaine Hobbs if you have questions about anything to do with the Tally Ho Wagons. You will have heard from her by now, if you are on a waiting list. If, you haven't heard from her, consider you, and guests you may have signed up, have a seat on a wagon.

 864-426-3638 Elaine_hobbs@yahoo.com 

Wagons will be at the White Oak Creek Fixture.

 

IF, YOU HAVE GUESTS WHO DIDN'T MAKE IT ON A WAGON, BUT WANT TO WATCH RIDERS AND TALLY HO PARTICIPANTS CLIMB ON BOARD, THEY SHOULD GO TO THE WHITE OAK CREEK FIXTURE, TOO.

Those in cars can then follow the Tally Ho wagons to the Smith's back gate. Once cars enter the back gates at Green River Farm and cross the bridge, please follow the GCH directional signs. Please park in the designated car parking area and walk to Blessing.

DIRECTIONS

WHITE OAK CREEK: From I- 26 take Hwy 14. If coming from the East, turn right on to 14. If coming from the West, turn left onto 14. Stay on 14 and continue through the Hwy 14/9 intersection. Continue on Sandy Plains/14 for 5 miles to John Watson Rd. Turn right onto John Watson Rd. Go 2.3 miles.

You will pass the back entrance to Green River Farm.

The fixture/Parking field is on the left, right before the concrete bridge at WHITE OAK CREEK. There will be a GCH sign right before you get there.

(B) From Hwy 74 take PEA RIDGE Exit. If coming from the east, turn left, if coming from west, turn right. Go to Stop Sign at Coxe/Sandy Plains Rd. Turn right. Go to John Watson Rd. Turn RIGHT. Turn right onto John Watson Rd. Go 2.3 miles.

You will pass the back entrance to Green River Farm.