Montana Horses, Inc.

Mantle Ranch

Rates and Info

MAY 1st, 2016  - April 30th, 2017

Montana Horses at the Mantle Ranch – Rate Sheet and Information

Montana Horses, Inc.  |  Big Sky Hounds


HORSE LEASE:

Seasonal: $1200

Summer - May 1- September 15th

Fall/Winter - September 15th – April 30th

            Yearly:  $2400

            5-14 days: $750

            Daily:      $175 (includes tack, if needed) OR:
                            $125 if attending a BSH or Montana Horses event for which an additional fee or membership has been paid to Montana Horses. 

            Tack can be provided. $100/set pack or ride for short trip or $150/set seasonal.  Limited seasonal availability.

            Delivery/hauling fees are an additional charge - $3/loaded mile

            Shoeing: $135 t&h, $150 sharp shoes (or you may arrange your own farrier)

 

Lease options:

            All lease horses shall be taken from the ranch for the duration of the lease period.  The rates do not include board or use of the facilities at the Mantle Ranch.

HORSE BOARD:

Montana Horses at the Mantle Ranch now offers HORSE BOARDING for your horse or your lease horse.  All boarders enjoy use of ranch facilities when they are open to the public, miles of trails, and may participate in any group rides for which there is no membership or fee required.  Trailer parking and tack storage is available.

$200 per month: Small-group (10 or less) run-in/turn out, fed hay, salt, fresh water, close access to facilities
$185 per month: Turn out HANDLED WITH THE HERD, fed hay daily, salt, fresh running water:  HORSES MAY BE HERDED IN WITH THE MONTANA HORSES HERD, WILL BE HANDLED LIKE OUR HORSES, AND RISK INJURY AND EXPOSURE TO OTHER HORSES, FENCES, AND ANIMALS.

A 10% discount is available for 5 head or more.

MEMBERSHIPS 

Big Sky Hounds – Fox Hunting Club  (ANNUAL for the May 1, 2017 - April 30, 2018 Season) 

            $735 single, $1035 Family, $435 Student or Out-of-State

            Entitles members to all BSH hunts and events, use of ranch facilities during BSH hosted events (puppy walks, drag hunts, picnics, breakfasts, seminars/101’s, designated BSH riding days, summer conditioning rides, fun days, etc.), BSH membership status at joint meets and with MFHA, and Annual Subscribing Membership to MFHA, which includes subscription to Covertside Magazine.  Annual membership year is May 1 – April 30. Dues may be paid at any time during the year that you wish your privileges to begin.  BSH will hunt mid-September to mid-April, Wednesdays and Sundays, with a probably shut down due to weather from January 2nd – mid-February. 

Monthly payments can be arranged (10% service charge added)

 

Horseman’s Club (ANNUAL for the May 1, 2017 - April 30, 2018 Season)  

$1000 single, $1500 Family, $700 Student or Out-of-State

           Entitles members to full BSH membership, use of ranch facilities, 2 monthly guest passes that can be used for BSH meets (passes must be used monthly, cannot be accumulated, and individuals may only use two passes yearly). 

Capping Fees: $75 adults, $45 students/juniors (or bring a bag of dog food)  There is no limit to the number of times one may cap in a year.

Horse pens - $15/night, bring your own water buckets and feed, muck.

Facility rental - $1250/day