Meetings are held the 3rd Thursday of each month, 7:00 PM at the Springhill Church, 4769 West Babcock, Bozeman, MT unless otherwise noted.

July 2014 Events:

The July newsletter is available for download from our web site. 
The latest Back Country Horsemen of Montana Newsletter is also available.


Wednesday Trail Crew: July 2, 9, 16 23, 30
Board Meeting: Canceled
Poker Ride Trail Clearing: July 7 Bridger Bowl Poker Ride Flagging and tent raising: July 11
Bridger Bowl Poker Ride: July 12, 8:00 am
4H Packing Skills Test: July 17, 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm warm up arena Gallatin Valley Fairgrounds.
General Meeting: July 17, 7:00 pm Springhill Church, 4769 West Babcock, Bozeman
Buffalo Fork Packing: July 20 - 25

Be sure to renew your membership for 2014! Note: There is a dues increase of $5 from the National Organization for 2014. Thank you for your continued support in keeping our trails open.

We have most of our calendar activities set for the year but be sure to check back every now and again for additions or deletions. You can use the calendar link on the menu above to check for updates.

We are now a 501(c)3 oragnization and your donations are tax deductable. Help us keep the trails maintained and the public educated on horse safety and packing.


The Gallatin Valley Back Country Horsemen Club (GVBCH) is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to perpetuate enjoyable, common sense use of horses in the back country, assist government agencies in maintenance and management of the resource, ensure that the Public Lands Resource remains open to recreational stock use, and educate, encourage and solicit active public participation in wise and sustaining use of horses and use by people commensurate with our heritage and the back country resources.

Bettye White Memorial

Bettye White

One of our dear freinds of the Gallatin Valley Back Horsemen of Montana Bettye White has passed away on Saturday April 12, 2014 at 91. Bettye was a past president  and a founding member of our chapter and a passionate horse woman that will be greatly missed. More photos of Bettye.


Post Office Box 3232
Bozeman, MT 59772-3232