The Beaver Creek Horsemen's Association (BCHA) is also known as the Columbiana County Chapter of the Ohio Horsemen's Council. We were established in 1989.
The primary mission of our club is to maintain the horsemen's camp and the bridle trails in Beaver Creek State Park, Columbiana County, Ohio. Our horsemen's camp is located at 12816 Sprucevale Road ( County Road 428 ) East Liverpool, OH 43920 http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&tab=wl
BEAVER CREEK STATE PARK bridle trail descriptions are now updated on the OHC website which may be accessed by the link on the left! We had several delays but are nearly finished with the updated color trail map which will be uploaded soon. (Oct 4, 2013)
NEWS: Please visit our updated calendar of events. updated March 27, 2013.
HALLOWEEN OCTOBER 19, 2013: The schedule includes: Trail Scavenger hunt - pick up lists at the Pavilion between 8 and 1. Individuals and teams must have items to be counted back at pavilion by 1 p.m. Pumpkin cooking decorating from 10 to 11 for children 10 and under. Pinata breaking at noon, HORSE/RIDER COSTUME CONTEST at the blacktop circle at 2( this is earlier than usual), open to costumed riders and horses only. Dinner is scheduled for 4:30 with BCHA offering beef and pork - this is a covered dish - PLEASE contribute a large side dish or dessert - enough to feed 12-16 hungry people. (Last year we ran out of many side dishes as we served over 200 people). Chinese auction, 50/50 drawing and meat raffle drawing after dinner, as well as Campsite decoration contest, campsite trick or treat and haunted hay ride. This year we are adding an adult pumpkin carving contest - you may bring your pre-carved pumpkins to be judged. ( updated Oct 4, 2013). Camping is the usual fee of $16.00 per night.
OCTOBER 20 - last Friends of Beaver Creek State park pancake breakfast of the 2013 season from 8 until noon. Donations support the preservation of the buildings.
HUNTING SEASON: Several small game seasons and archery have begun throughout the state and muzzleloader for does will be October 12 and 13. Beaver Creek State Park does not allow hunting before October 15. Begin wearing your hunter orange for your safety. ( updated Oct 4, 2013)
OCTOBER 5 and 6 PIONEER CRAFT DAYS at the Pioneer Village at the main park from 10 until 5. The mill will be running and concessions are available. Additional crafters this year. ( updated Oct 4, 2013)
HORSECAMP NEWS: There is now a reservations only tie line at the Horsemen's camp at Beaver Creek State Park. As well as the usual fees it is necessary to pre-register with extra cost. See the Beaver Creek State Park website for more details!