Horse trail group raises funds at annual event
PALMYRA -- The Southern Kettle Moraine Horse Trail Association held its ninth annual Fall Roundup Fundraiser Saturday, Sept. 15, at Horseriders Campground in Palmyra.
The event proved to be the group’s most successful fall fundraiser, stated a SKMHTA media release, netting $5,849. Proceeds from this year’s event will be used to purchase and install additional horse corrals at the campground in 2019, adding to the 12 campsites they installed corrals on this year.
This association is a family-friendly organization offering a variety of equestrian activities in a social setting with support for horse trails and campgrounds in the Southern Kettle Moraine State Forest. For more information, visit www.skmhta.com, find the group on Facebook or contact Tara LeRoy, SKMHTA president, at 262-495-8742 or SKMHTAnews@gmail.com.
The next scheduled meeting will be held Thursday, Oct. 18, at 6:30 p.m. at Main Street Family Restaurant in Palmyra. Upcoming group events include a “members only” holiday gala Nov. 10, a chili ride at Winterhorse Park Icelandic Horse Farm in Eagle, Dec. 1 and the club’s annual meeting in January 2019.