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

August 2014 Events:

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

Wednesday Trail Crew: August 6, 13, 20, 27 

Board Meeting: August 7, 7:00 pm Springhill Church, West Babcock

GVBCH BBQ: August 16, 4:00 pm Glenn Haven Ranch, 800 Seitz Rd., Wilsall, MT Formerly the annual Steak Ride (RSVP to by Aug 14) 

General Meeting: August 21, 7:00 pm Springhill Church, West Babcock 

Virginia City Poker Ride: August 30

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.


Post Office Box 3232
Bozeman, MT 59772-3232