Northwoods Obstacle Trail Challenge

August 7-8, 2021

Cash and Prizes to Open and Youth Divisions

The challenge consists of 10-12 obstacles such as water, side-pass, tarps, bridges, back through, dragging and other interesting obstacles. Horses and Riders will be scored on how well they negotiate each one.

Open to all ages, disciplines, and skill levels!

Northwoods Trail Challenge

August 7-8, 2021 ~ Black Hawk Hill Horse Park

N1760 US Hwy 45 S. | Antigo, WI

Saturday, August 7, 2021 – Obstacle Challenge

$1000 in Cash and Prizes

Payout to Top 4 in Open and Youth

Check-In 9 am | Riders Meeting 10 am | Challenge 11 am

Sunday, August 8, 2021 – Fun Day Poker Run

Check-In 9 am | Riders Meeting 10 am | Challenge 11 am

Judge: TBA

Rules and Judging Guidelines:

$40 entry fee open division, 70% payback | $30 entry fee youth division, 70% payback.

All payments, non-refundable. Event held rain or shine, outdoor arena/course.

Pre-entries required by August 1, 2021. Late entries accepted with $10 late fee.

Divisions: Open – any age, Youth – 18 & under as of 1/1/21.

Competition is open to all breeds/disciplines.

The same horse may not be ridden by more than one rider in the same class on the same day.

Obstacle performance results are judged on a 0-10 scale for horse and 0-10 scale for rider, 20 points total per obstacle.

Scoring is based on the partnership’s ability to navigate and complete the obstacles.

Course is timed, but time will be used only to determine placings in the event of a tie.

A riders meeting will be held to introduce the judge, give a description of the course, review how the course will be judged, and to answer questions. It is recommended all participants attend the riders meeting.

Helmets are required by all youth 18 & under while mounted on grounds.

Course will be posted online August 2, 2021.

Download and  complete the Entry Form here or complete the online entry below.

Email entry and copy of Coggins to [email protected] or mail to:

Black Hawk Hill

N1760 US Hwy 45 S.

Antigo, WI 54409

Online Entry Form

You will receive an email confirmation within 24 hours. If you do not receive it, please email [email protected]