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2012 Equine Events at Tyrone Farm

2015 Equine Events

Pre-entry and payment is required for all events.
Post entries will NOT be accepted for any of our events.
All events are held rain or shine.
Tyrone Farm requires all riders to wear appropriate leather 
footwear with a heel and a helmet which meets ASTM/SEI standards.

Cross Country Schooling

The cross country course will be open Monday through Friday from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM for schooling.    All riders must be accompanied by an insured instructor and must  schedule an appointment. 
 Call Susan at (860) 928-3647 to schedule a time. 

  Judged Pleasure Ride Series 





Event Date
Closing Dat

 June 6

 June 2

August 15

 August 11

September 12


September 8

Ride through the scenic countryside of Pomfret and be judged on your horse's manners and suitability as you encounter four judged obstacles. The courses range from seven to nine miles long. The tasks include mounting and dismounting, opening and closing a gate, backing up, halting and negotiating ditches, bridges, and fallen logs. Ride alone or with friends at your own pace.  There are no assigned start times.  A buffet lunch is included in the entry fee. 
Entry fee: $40.00
Event details

8:00 AM          Check-in opens

8:30 AM          Course opens

10:30 AM        Course closes
11:30-1:30       Lunch served

1:00 PM          Awards

Register On-line

Cross Town Ride with Pomfret Horse and Trail Association

Event Date Registration
Closing Date

Sunday, May 3  April 29

Choose to ride 10 or 20 miles through the town of Pomfret, beginning and ending at Tyrone Farm. The ride will include Pomfret School Trails, Airline Rails to Trails, Mclaughlin Farm, Wolf Den State Park, Bakers Hollow, Barrett Ridge, New England Forest and some private properties. Lunch will be included. The proceeds will go to trail maintenance and preservation in Pomfret.
Entry fee: $40. Contact www.pomfrethorseandtrail.com for entry forms.

Event Details
8:00 AM      Check-in opens
8:30 AM      Course opens
10:00 AM    Course closes
11:30-2:30   Lunch is served

Brunch Ride  

 Event Date     Registration   
Closing Date
 May 9  May 5


An early morning trail ride will be followed by a sumptuous country breakfast. It's a leisurely way to enjoy a spring day. Come for the ride or just enjoy the brunch in the beautiful setting of Tyrone Farm.    

Entry fee: $40.00       

Brunch only: $20.00   

Event Details
 8:00 AM             Check-in opens
 8:30 AM             Course opens
10:00 AM            Course closes
Brunch served   

Introduction to Foxhunting- September 5
Contact Tanheath Hunt Club for information

31st Annual Pomfret Hunter Pace 


 Event Date      Registration    Closing Date
    Sunday,         October 11  October 7






Event details
 7:30 AM         Check-in opens
 8:00 AM         Course opens
11:00 AM         Check-in closes
12:00 PM         Course closes
12:00-2:30 PM  Lunch served
 3:00 PM          Awards and prizes

The 8 mile course includes almost 40 cross country jumps and attracts riders from all over New England. The jumping division is for those who wish to proceed at a fast pace and jump all the jumps. They will compete for the "Elizabeth Love Brockway Memorial Plate", donated by the MacLaren family.  Hilltoppers travel at a moderate pace and pick and choose fences. The Junior division must have at least one rider under the age of 18 and will be scored at the hilltopping pace.The trailblazers ride at a leisurely pace- perfect for the green horse or rider. Ride out between 8:00 AM and noon. There are no assigned start times. Entries will NOT be accepted the day of the Hunter pace.

Our barbequed chicken dinner is prepared and served by the Pomfret Lions Club and is included with the entry fee. Extra lunches can also be purchased in advance or at the pace while supplies last..

Entry fee: $60.00     Extra lunches: $10.00

  Register On-line


Contact Tyrone Farm:
For more information contact Tyrone Farm at events@tyronefarm.com or call Susan at 860.928.3647

Safety Information:
Please be sure to review our Safety Information page before riding at Tyrone Farm.