Horses should be well shod and trail conditioned. This is mountain terrain and sections of the trail may be steep and rocky.  Helmets are recommended all riders. Trails are self guided and well marked, but riders must remain alert.  All horses on the grounds or the trail must have a current Coggins report.

Cell phone reception is unreliable. The following phone numbers can be used for emergency contact; day (540) 377-2145 or night (540) 377-2025.