Schedule of Events

For our full 2014 Schedule of Events, please scroll down, or click here to download our pdf version:  Schedule of Events 2014

 

For updates and special activities, please visit and like our facebook page at:  https://www.facebook.com/smokeriseranch

 

“Trail Clean Up Weekend”

April 5-6

Come lend a hand as we get the trails ready for a great new season.  Camping and cabins will be available.  We will also be providing a simple dinner, which everyone is invited to attend.  You can add a dish to share, if you like.  We will also have a campfire gathering Saturday evening after the meal to meet the Niese family, share our excitement about the coming year and celebrate the arrival of spring and warmer weather!

 
“Bring In The Spring”

April 25-27

Join us for a little leg stretching and welcoming in the warmer weather!

 

Friday 25th

1 pmCattle Round-Up, Doctoring and Banding

 

Saturday 26th

9 amWarm-Up Cow Working

with Lynn Semingson

1 pmSorting Practice

7 pmCowboy Dinner

8 pmCampfire Band and Dance

 

Sunday 27th

11 amRope Around

 

“Memorial Day Weekend”

May 23-26

Due to Lynn’s Schedule in North Dakota, we will not be having the cattle events on this weekend, but that doesn’t mean we can’t have a great cookout weekend with fishing, swimming, and riding.  And mark your calendars, we look forward to welcoming back the cow working for July 4th!

 

Saturday 24th

10 amGuided Group Day Ride

7 pmCowboy Dinner

8 pmDance

 

Sunday 25th

10 amFun Day Ranch Rodeo

7 pmCowboy Dinner

8 pmCampfire Gathering with ‘Smores, bring

your guitars!

 

 

“The Great Train Robbery”

June 12-14

Come help us rob the train!

Be here on Thursday to begin rehearsal.

Train Robbery will take place on Saturday.

Not comfortable with riding but still want to participate?  Ride the train!  Contact Hocking Valley Scenic Railway at 740-753-9531 to

ride the train.  Contact us to join the posse!

 

Horse Rental is available.

(Also available in August)

 

 

“Family Roots Festival”

June 19-22

Smoke Rise Ranch would like to welcome back the 4th annual Family Roots Festival!  For more information, visit their website at www.familyrootsfest.com

 

 

 “July 4th Weekend”

July 3-6

Thursday 3rd

9 amCattle Round-Up, Doctoring and Banding

*Ranch Roping to follow

 

Friday 4th

9 amSorting/Cutting Clinic

11 amOpen Arena Sorting

7 pmCowboy Dinner

8 pmDance

 

Saturday 5th

10 amFun Day Ranch Rodeo

7 pmCowboy Dinner

7:30pKids Karaoke

8 pmAdult Karaoke

 

Sunday 6th

11 amWorking Cow Horse

 

 

“The Great Train Robbery”

July 31—August 2

Come help us rob the train!

Be here on Thursday to begin rehearsal.

Train Robbery will take place on Saturday.

Not comfortable with riding but still want to participate?  Ride the train!  Contact Hocking Valley Scenic Railway at 740-753-9531 to

ride the train.  Contact us to join the posse!

 

Horse Rental is available.

(Also available in June)

 

 

“Labor Day Weekend”

 August 29—September 1

 

— TO BE ANNOUNCED —

 

“Overnight Ride”

September 13-14

Get your camping gear ready and saddle up!

Package includes a 3-hour ride to camp where your gear will be waiting for you, a great dinner cooked over the campfire, and breakfast in the morning before a 3-hour ride back to the office.  The ride to the campsite leaves the office at noon on Saturday.

 

$85.00 – Personal Horse

$195.00 – Ranch Horse

 

 

“1st Annual Family Hog Roast”

September 27

Come on out for a great time… bring your horse, bring your tackle, bring an appetite!  We’ll be serving up a full-sized roasted hog, slow cooked to perfection on the smoker, along with plenty of sides.  Lounge by the pool, head to the pond, play volleyball or just hang out.  We’re looking forward to a great time–camping and cabins will also be available, so make a whole weekend of it!

 

Saturday September 27th

5pmHog Roast at the Clubhouse

Price per person: $18, all you care to eat

 


“Cowboy Mounted Shooting Classic”

October 3-5

After warm ups and plenty of time to practice, we will hold a competition and see who’s the best mounted marksman around!

 

Friday 3rd

7 pmWarm up in our arenas

 

Saturday 4th

9 amClinic and Demonstration with

Practice Runs

1 pmCompetition

7 pmPotluck Dinner at the Clubhouse

 

Sunday 5th

11 amCow Working Practice with

Lynn Semingson

 

 

Customer Appreciation Day”

October 25

 

Saturday 25th

7 pmDinner and Party at the Clubhouse