The Essentials would be considered as some of the very minimal skills, knowledge and comfort levels considered a “must have” before exploring off the beaten path and into the back country. Note, many individuals would even consider them essential for front country riding as well.

In our Members Only library we include many articles, documents and videos for items such as:

  • Hobbling
  • Highlining
  • Farrier skills
  • Wilderness First Aid – both equine and human
  • Halter Tying and Fitting
  • Navigation and Map Skills
  • Useful Knots
  • Camping with Your Horse
  • Campcraft
  • Firecraft
  • Emergency Equipment