Trail riders from all across
America enjoy the Buffalo River Trail Ride.
Join us for a fun-filled week of Tennessee
Special Features Of
The Buffalo River Trail Ride
Miles of picturesque trails through
thousands of woodlands
Unlimited number of shaded
campsites - you may reserve campsites with electrical hookups
2 modern bath-houses with hot
All you can eat - good Tennessee
country cooking - served three times daily
Live music or musical entertainment
inner tubing - the beautiful Buffalo River boarders the campground
Horse show with classes and events
Covered stalls for your horses with
lights and water at each barn
A professional photographer to
capture your trail ride vacation
A farrier is available
A tack vendor is available
Fun auction - bring items you want
to sell. NO NEW TACK.
Plan now to attend the Buffalo River
Trail Rides! All horse and mule riders are welcome! Also, you may
bring wagons and teams. Stallions are permitted, but must be under
control at all times.
Open Daily Between Organized Rides
While you are at the Buffalo
River Trail Ride you may want to canoe the Buffalo River. (This is
not included in the weekly fee). For rates on canoes please contact:
Clearwater Canoe Rental -
Crazy Horse Canoe Rental - 800-722-5213
If you enjoy fishing, you'll
love the Buffalo River. Bass, bluegill, and catfish are abundant in
the clear waters of the Buffalo, one of Tennessee's natural scenic
rivers. You may purchase a fishing license in Waynesboro.
FREE BELT BUCKLE
A beautiful custom-designed
Buffalo River Trail Ride belt buck is awarded to trail riders who
attend at least one week long organized trail ride each year to
five, ten, fifteen or twenty years.
stalls are for rent on a reservation basis. Covered stall barns have
lights and water hydrants. Stall bedding may be purchased at the
campground office. The rental fee for each covered stall is $35 and
$75 for box stalls for the entire week and the rental fee is not
pro-rated. To reserve stalls, mail the trail ride reservation blank,
fee deposits and stall rental fees. Indicate the number of stalls on
the reservation blank and mail $35 for each covered stall and $75
for box stalls. STALLS ARE LIMITED. Make your reservations
For each stall rented there will be a $5 cleaning fee.
PICKETING AND STOCK PANELS
Picketing lines and gate panels pens are allowed. If you choose to
picket or pen your horse please note rule number 4 and rule number
10. There will be a $15 fee per horse for the week to picket or pen.
If you are paying the daily fee the charge will be $3 per day per
horse. "Do not picket or pen horses inside the campsite areas that
are through some of the most breathtaking country in the Tennessee
hills. Be prepared to cross sparkling streams, climb rugged hills,
and pass through secluded hollows. Our beautiful trail system winds
through thousands of acres. Our trail bosses work hard to ensure a
safe and memorable experience for each rider. We offer four rides
each day: a half day slow, a half day medium, a half day fast and an
all day ride.
The trail ride fee covers
three buffet style meals each day, beginning Monday at breakfast and ending the
following Sunday at breakfast -- a total of 19 meals! Meals are
prepared and served in our dining hall. You'll enjoy three, tasty,
hot meals each day and you may eat all you care to eat.
Each night you'll enjoy music
and entertainment furnished by al live country-western band. In
addition to plenty of country music and dancing, there will be door
prizes, a fun auction, and an exciting horse show with games and
events for everyone.
Camping at the spacious
Buffalo River Trail Ride campground is a relaxing vacation all by
itself. Imagine yourself camping under beautiful shade trees with
the peaceful Buffalo River at your back door. Fishing, swimming,
inner tubing, wading -- it's all at the
Buffalo River Trail Ride
Campsites with and without
electrical hook-ups are available. Campsites with electricity may be
reserved. Primitive campsites without electricity are available on a
first come, first-serve basis. Two modern bath-houses, complete
with hot showers, are conveniently located at the campground. For
your convenience our new bath-house has clothes washing machines and
Relaxing, peaceful, beautiful
-- that's camping at the Buffalo River Trail Ride campground.
not have water hook ups at any campsites.
Potable water is available
at the RV station.
If you don't want to bring
feed, hay or shavings, or if you need more during the week, you may purchase
the campground for a reasonable price.
ALL HORSES MUST
All horses in-state and
out-of-stated, must be accompanied by proof of a negative Coggins
Test (EIA) conducted within the past twelve (12) months.
Documents should clearly identify your horses. State law requires
us to refuse admission to horse owners who do not have negative
Coggins Test (EIA) reports.
The Buffalo River Trail Rice
makes every effort to ensure a safe week of trail riding. However,
the Buffalo River Trail Ride cannot assume any liability for
personal injuries, livestock injuries, or equipment damages. You
ride the trails at your own risk and will be required to sign a
release when you arrive.
WHAT TO BRING
You must furnish your sleeping
facilities, tent, camper, trailer, etc. We advise you to bring all
tack and riding equipment, a raincoat, rubber boots, tennis shoes,
warm clothing and bedding. We do not rent horses.
If you ride with us ALL
WEEK, beginning the first day of the ride, you'll receive the
"Buffalo River Trial Ride Survival Certificate" as proof that
you did survive the Buffalo River Trail Ride.
If you need to
make motel reservations, contact the following area motels:
Bear Trace Inn - 931-676-5552
Paddlers Motel - 800-722-5213
An authorized tack vendor,
full-time farrier, and photographer offer their services at the
campground. BRTR does not allow unauthorized vendors to conduct
business at the trail ride.
rider/camper must register. There will be no exceptions.
Registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis, so please
register early. We must receive your reservation form and deposits
no later than March 31st for the April ride, June 2nd for the June
ride, July 7th for the July ride, October 6th for the Colorful
October ride. IF YOU ARRIVE ON OR BEFORE THE FIRST DAY OF THE RIDE,
YOU MUST REGISTER FOR THE ENTIRE WEEK. If you arrive after the first
day, the daily fees will be charged for the remainder of the week.
Please mail your reservation
form with $20 deposit per person, $35/75 per stall rental fees, and
$20 per campsite
reservation fee as early as possible. All deposits are applied to
the total amount due.
We reserve the right to reject any
NOTE: If you call to
make reservations, your campsite and/or stalls will be held one (1)
week. If we do not receive your deposit within one week. we will
rent the campsite and stalls to someone else.
Shaded campsites with and
without electrical hookups are available. Campsites with electricity
are numbered on the campground map. These numbered campsites may be
reserved for a $20 fee. (If you want to reserve a campsite, see
instructions on the reservations blank.) CAMPSITE
RESERVATION IS OPTIONAL.
Campsites without electricity
are not reserved but are available on a first-come, first-serve
Two modern bath-houses are
located around the campground. We do not furnish soap, towels, etc.
FOR RESERVATION INFORMATION, CALL
TOLL FREE 1-877-654-3164
OR WRITE TO:
P.O. BOX 591 WAYNESBORO, TN 38485
FOR FREE BROCHURE