March 19, 2014 at 4:22 PM

Vaquero Horsemanship & Ranch Roping Clinic

By Susie Morgan

Hoof Prints in Santa Fe

Susie Morgan is a lifetime lover of horses, the outdoors and lives for adventures. She lives in Las Campanas, and is reconnecting with horses after working 27 years in New York City.

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Due to popular demand, Mortensen’s Silver and Saddle is again hosting the Vaquero Horsemanship & Ranch Clinic. Practice is Saturday May 30 with competition on Sunday May 31. This event is always well-attended by riders and observers.

The entry participation fee is $300 for both days and includes cattle charges. Spectators can audit each day for a $25 fee. Both days the hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

If you are not already familiar with Clint Mortensen’s work, he is internationally known for very fine custom silver and leather work. 

Shown here is a Santa Fe custom saddle bag (and the saddle was also custom made at Mortensen’s). The ranch/shop/tack store is located on Bonanza Creek Road off Highway 14 just a bit south of the San Marcos Café and Feed Store.

 

UPDATE: THREE PARTICIPATION SPOTS JUST OPENED UP. AUDIT SPOTS ARE UNLIMITED

Call Mortensen’s to reserve your spot in the Clinic at 424-9330.

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