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NKHN Trail Blazers


NKHN Trail Blazers are part of the Northern Kentucky Horse Network, Inc. The Trail Blazers primary purpose is to layout, build, consult and maintain horse/hiking trails in the NKHN nine county region. They Organize trail rides, promote “Leave No Trace” and support all trail activities. They are a group of hardworking people who enjoy getting out into the woods and creating great places to ride a horse or go for a walk. They are “Horsemen helping Horsemen”.

Chairperson: Buddy Teke - This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , ph.859.445.5072

Co-Chair: Harold Lambert - This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Jolly Director: Jim Mayer - This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , ph. 859.472.2880

Next Meeting Date and Time: Feb 16, 2016   6:00 PM


Meeting Location: Kenton Co. Extension Office

Trail Committee accomplishments:

  1. Responsible for re-opened Equestrian trails at A.J. Jolly Park.
  2. Upgraded A.J. Jolly trails and added signage.
  3. Presently working on adding an additional 8 miles of trails
  4. 7 NKHN members certified in trail building.
  5. 4 NKHN members attended Certified Chainsaw Course.
  6. Received $10,000 grant from KHC for trail building.
  7. Raised funds to purchase trail building tools for the Northern Kentucky Area.
  8. 5 NKHN members attended “Leave No Trace” training.




If you see anything obstructing the trails, let us know what trail it is on and give us some idea what it is, then please Contact Jim Mayer, Harold Lambert or Buddy Teke ASAP  and we will see that it is cleared.

Thank you for your Cooperation


There are 12 Campsites with electric and water hookups. There is also a 28 stall barn. Campground will open on May 3rd for the Weekends only until Memorial Day Weekend then it will be opened everyday until Labor Day weekend. You can go to the CC website at or you can call the Ranger Station at Jolly at 859-635-4423alt for reservations.



Middlecreek park: If you have ridden the park recently and have seen trails that need to be rerouted or reworked please contact Trail Blazers Committee.




The movie "UNBRANDED" has been postponed due to weather at the Campbell County Extension Office. It is now scheduled for February 21st, 2016. Movie starts at 7pm, doors open at 6:30p. NKHN will provide Popcorn, Snacks and Drinks!


Texas Roadhouse Fundraiser!

Come out for dinner at the Texas Roadhouse in Ft. Wright on February 16, 2016 and present the flier, 10% of your food purchase will go to NKHN.

Click for flier!

NKHN's 2016 HORSE HEALTH DAYHorse Health Day
will be Saturday, March 26th at the Alexandria Fairgrounds. 


Dressage Schooling Show

April 24th, Alexandria Fairgrounds

More Info click here 


 Annual NKHN Drill Team Competition

May 21st, 2016 @ Alexandria fairgrounds. Show starts at 9:30am. Admission is free to Public. Teams competing from the US and Canada. Don't miss it!!


NKHN 8th Annual All Breed Horse Show

July 30, 2016. Show starts at 9:30am.

Alexandria Fairgrounds, Alexandria, KY 

Click for Showbill


Scholarship applications have been updated!

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Scholarship Information.pdf


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The Northern Kentucky Horse Network is a collaborative effort among Cooperative Extension, the Conservation Service, horse owners, riders, trainers, riding instructors and equine businesses from all breeds, disciplines and types of horse activities.
We welcome amateurs and professionals, horse hobbyists, local riding clubs, veterinarians, farriers, and businesses with an interest in promoting, protecting and educating horses and horse owners.