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River Valley HorseCamp and Lodge
Near: FarmingtonIA (Weather)
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4 Total
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8 Difficulty: More Difficult Trail
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Trail Description Trails on private camp property are timbered and hilly, with creek crossings and lots of wildlife- choose your trail according to your riding level. Property provides access to Shimek State Forest, which offers over 40 miles of mapped trail terrain.
Best Time to Visit Spring, Summer and Fall
Times to Avoid Open year round
Campground River Valley offers modern, electric campsites with easy access off paved road that will accommodate any size rig. Five individual, charming, air conditioned camping cabins are available for rent. Beautiful, well-maintained, climate controlled bathhouse for campers. Pristine primitive camping also available. 125 covered stalls, water hydrants, two arenas, onsite challenge course, multiple round pens and horse wash on location. Playground, laundry, shelter houses and lodge. Weekends often provide music, food and fun. Many horse events and clinics optional throughout the summer.
Human Facilities: Horse Facilities: Operated by: Contact: Additional Information
Elect, Primitive, Shower, Toilet, Water, Pump, Lodging Stall, Tie-up, Water Steve and Carolyn Kokjohn
319-878-3888
info@rivervalleyhorsecamp.cp,
Carolyn
29080 Hawk Drive
Farmington, IA 52626
Additional Info
Directions "All good roads lead to River Valley" 1/2 mile from Farmington (towards Croton) along the Des Moines River. 1 mile from HWy 2. 10 miles from the Avenue of the Saints.
This information was provided by CornFedGirl on 1/23/2015 7:43:24 PM

Notes on Difficulty Rating:  
 Easy
(Gently sloping or level terrain; trails are groomed or wide open; shallow or no creek crossings. ) 
 More Difficult (Moderate hills over consistent surface; possibly some narrow trails and short steeper slopes) 
 Rigorous (Easy to More Difficult for rider but physically challenging for horse such as on a level surface through deep sand) 
 Challenging (Possible rocky, uneven surface, steep slopes, uncleared trails, faster flowing streams and other obstacles that lead to more difficult riding for rider and horse)