Ionia State Recreation Area - IHTA Forbidden Trails Ride

Date:  June 26, 2021  
Time:  09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Location: Ionia State Recreation Area, 2880 West David Highway, Ionia, MI 48846

Contact: Kristie Walls, Ionia Horse Trails Association 616-915-6177

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Join the Ionia Horse Trails Association (IHTA) for a fun weekend of trail riding which will include access to trails in the dog trial area (Areas 2 and 3) which are not typically open to horseback riding. All riders must pre-register to obtain a wrist band. Riders without wristbands will not be allowed in the "forbidden area". A donation of $25 is requested. Trail games, snacks and water provided. More information and early bird registration discounts can be found on Early registrants will receive a commemorative T-shirt. You must have your own horse to participate. Check-in at campsite 138. For more information please call 616-915-6177.

A Recreation Passport is required for vehicle entry into Michigan state parks. To make a camping reservation, visit or call 1-800-447-2757.

Please Note: Dates occasionally change and events may be canceled due to inclement weather and other reasons. Please call the park to confirm dates/times prior to your arrival.

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