Trail Obstacles


Two 18’-16” logs, 8 feet apart with eight 8’-6” logs every 30” apart. Every other one will be placed atop the large log. Every 30” place a small notch in the log to hold the 8’ small log. For expos the cross buck can be made by using 4 cavaletti’s and ten, 10’ jump poles.

Teeter Totter

(14’ long x 42” wide)

Balance Beam

(14’ long x 18” wide x 12” high)

Turn Around Box

(42” x 42” x 12” high)

Crossed Logs

Logs placed on 2 parallel logs, or on each other, or cavaletti’s to elevate no more than 16” off the ground on one or both sides.

Rock Obstacle

You will need about 50 medium sized rocks. Each rock should be 12” to 18” in size. Rocks or 50 black nursery pot liners. (Most nurseries have them.)


Twenty, 10’ polesthat are placed on the ground to look like pickup sticksthat the horse learnsto walk through.



You will need at least six logs, 12” to 16” in diameter and 10’ in length. For expos you can use large black pipe that is easy to move.

Small Bridge

(3’ x 12’)

Raised Back Through

Shown with a Rope Gate Raised back through rails shall be 4’ high by 40”wide, minimum 8’length

Cake Box

Trestle Bridge

Small Puddle

4’ Jump Up

High Balance Beam

10’ to 14’ long X 18” wide X 12” to 16” high

Step Into Large Pond

Suspension Bridge

10’ to 14’ long X 18” wide X 12” to 16” high

Stair Steps


Dismount And Mount On Rock, Shown As Part Of Water Obstacle.

Send Around
Rock In Pond