Category Archives: Camping

DIY:  Horse Trailer Insulation

Why didn’t I do this sooner?  Insulating my trailer, that is.  I had intended to do so for a long time, but hadn’t really looked into exactly how to do it and what supplies I would need.  It seemed like a big expensive project in my mind, so it kept getting put off. It really …

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DIY: Horse Trailer Mods / Organizing

I made several additions and upgrades to my little 2 horse bumper pull trailer to make better use of limited space and for ease of use.  Here are a few ideas: (Warning:  LOTS of pictures!)

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Horse Camping Packing List

I’m getting ready to go to an endurance 201 clinic this weekend and preparing for the season of horse travel and camping.  The clinic itself doesn’t involve bringing a horse, but I figured I’d bring Ink along to get in some good riding while I’m there.  I’ve been checking inventory of items that stay in …

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Horse Collars

People ask me all the time about my horses’ collars. I use collars instead of halters most of the time. It all started years ago while horse camping with a high line. I had an accident prone horse at the time and didn’t want to tie the rope long enough her her to reach the …

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DIY: Tiny Horse Trailer Bed

About a year ago we sold our old gooseneck trailer with partial weekender living quarters for various reasons and purchased a small 2 horse slant bumper pull instead.  I love the new trailer.  It is so easy to maneuver, so light weight, and all aluminum so no rust.  The only drawback was that there was …

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