Island County Chapter  
Back Country Horsemen of Washington

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2021 Events and Rides 

Events and Rides listed below are tentative and subject to change.  Check back again for updates!

Ride out times are 11:00 a.m. unless otherwise noted.

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January 18:  Chapter Meeting - 6:30 p.m. virtual meeting using ZOOM Video Communications 

February 15:  Chapter Meeting - 6:30 p.m. virtual meeting using ZOOM Video Communications

February 24-25: Sawyer Certification/Recertification classes

March 15:  Chapter Meeting - 6:30 p.m. virtual meeting using ZOOM Video Communications

March 27: Group ride at Heart Lake. Ride out time is 10:00 a.m.

April 19:  Chapter Meeting - 6:30 p.m., Coupeville Community Bible Church Fellowship Hall, social time 6-6:30

April 24:  Community Tack Sale at Langley Fairground in Pole Barn. Donate or consign items to our chapter

May 15: Group ride at Rhododendron Park in Coupeville - Meet at 10:00, ride out by 11:00 a.m. Ride Leader: Joy Rutherford

May 17:   Chapter Meeting - 6:30 p.m., Coupeville Community Bible Church Fellowship Hall, social time 6-6:30

May 22:  First Aid/CPR Recertification class organized by James Thompson [email protected]

May 23: Work Party in Saratoga Woods. Meet at 10:00. Contact Trail Bosses for details

May 28:  Deadline to submit volunteer hours to Diane Delmonte [email protected]

June 12: Group ride at Trillium Community Forest. Ride out at 11:00

June 13:  Work Party in Putney Woods. Meet at Bolton/Chadwick property at 11:00 a.m. (not at 10:00 as previously planned) Contact Trail Bosses for details

June 21:   Chapter Meeting - 6:30 p.m., Coupeville Community Bible Church Fellowship Hall, social time 6-6:30

July 17 :  Jerry Keach Memorial "Hot Dog" Group Ride in Dugualla State Park with Potluck to follow. Ride out at 10:30 a.m. from private property on E. Sleeper Rd. RSVP by July 14 to [email protected] if you will attend the ride and/or potluck and for address.

July 17:    Chapter Meeting - rescheduled from Jul 19 to be held immediately following the Jerry Keach Memorial ride and potluck. Contact [email protected] for meeting location.

July 25: Work Party in Putney Woods. Meet on Keller Rd for work on Ross Rd Trail at 11:00 a.m. Contact Trail Bosses for details.

Aug 9-13: Install posts and signs in Kettles County Park from Libbey Road parking lot to Main Line trail.

August 16:  Chapter Meeting - 6:30 p.m., Coupeville Community Bible Church Fellowship Hall, social time 6-6:30

September 20:  Chapter Meeting - 6:30 p.m., Coupeville Community Bible Church Fellowship Hall, social time 6-6:30

October 10: Work Party in Putney Woods. Meet at Lone Lake parking lot at 10:00 a.m. for work on Trail of Wild Fell.

October 25:   Chapter Meeting - 6:30 p.m. virtual meeting using Zoom Video Communications.

November 15:  Chapter Meeting - 6:30 p.m., Coupeville Community Bible Church Fellowship Hall, social time 6-6:30