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MUSTANG TRIPS FOR 2021
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Benton Hot Springs Mustang Trail Ride
May 14-18, 2021
4 Days (note, we meet the evening before riding begins)
$995 (tent accommodations)
$1295 (private room at Benton Hot Springs 14-15, tent in camp)
$1195 (double occupancy room at Benton Hot Springs 14-15, tent accommodations at camp)
More information and itinerary HERE.
Mustangs A Living Legacy
May 22-25, 2021
Trip meets at the BLM corrals at River Springs.
Join us to ride in Pizona searching out and observing Wild Mustangs.
Click HERE for a detailed description of any of the "MUSTANGS -- A Living Legacy" trips originating at River Springs (Pizona).
Wild Mustangs of the Adobe Valley
Ken Lee Photography Workshop and Tour
May 27-30, 2021
and June 3-6
Maximum of 15 guests
Photographer Ken Lee will help you to improve your photography skills!
In Ken's words: "A thriving herd of hundreds of wild horses roams the floor and hills of the Adobe Valley. Situated between the snow-clad slopes of two major mountain ranges and blessed with a thriving equine population, the Adobe Valley is rich with opportunities to make memorable wildlife and landscape images."
For more information and photos on this wonderfully educational trip, see Ken's website, The Art of Seeing.
Wild Mustang Photography with Ivana Crone
May 31- June 3, 2021
and June 8-11, 2021
Trip meets at River Springs.
Join a 4-day trip tracking elusive mustang herds into the high desert between the dramatic snowy ranges of the High Sierra and White Mountains. Award winning wild horse photographer Ivana Crone is giving a workshop on how to professionally capture the untamed mustang spirit. She will guide you very close to roam between the wild horse herds, both on foot and horseback, and discuss how to apply anticipation of wild horse behavior to proper camera settings. The advantage of this trip are some remote high destinations accessible exclusively on horseback. The resulting views and images of the wild mustangs set against the towering snowy peaks are truly spectacular. Ivana Crone displays her images in galleries over 3 states and her photo “Little Love Bite” won First Place at the Alpenglow Gallery Grand Opening, Colorado 2018.
You may check her website here.
Click here for a full schedule of lecture and activities.
University Extension, UC Davis Mustangs: A Living Legacy
3 University Credits
June 12-15, 2021
As the UC Davis introduction to this course says: "Track and observe wild mustangs in the last remaining herd area not managed by man in the barren and remote high desert area of Pizona in Inyo National Forest, which plays host to North America’s wildest bands of mustangs. This trip combines a superb outdoor adventure with a unique educational experience."
Amy McLean, Ph.D. is a lecturer the for Department of Animal Science at UC Davis. Amy is a one of the world’s leading experts on donkeys and mules. She has a special interest in donkeys, mules, hinnies and working equids in developing countries..
Craig London, D.V.M., is owner of Rock Creek Pack Station and Mt. Whitney Pack Trains in the southeastern Sierra Nevada mountains. He practices veterinary medicine in Bishop and has taught many UC Davis Extension courses on veterinary care and wilderness horsepacking.
This trip meets at The Inn At Benton Hot Springs. For more information, or to enroll, call University Extension at 1-800-752-0881
or go to the UC Davis Extension course description.
Click to see a checklist of what to bring for a Mustang Trip.
Call us TODAY at 760-872-8331 (winter) or 760-935-4493 (summer) for a quick response to your questions.
You can email us, also.
Rock Creek Pack Station, Inc operates under permit on the Inyo National Forest. April 13, 2021
All Trail Rides and Packing Schools are subject to an 8% regulatory reservation fee, plus 2% USFS fee.
Horse Drives are are subject to an 8% regulatory reservation fee, plus 3% USFS fee.
Mustang Trips are are subject to a 3% USFS fee.
Trips traveling in the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks are subject to an additional 3% park use fee.
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