Running Pack Goats In-Person Event in Boise, Idaho
RESERVATIONS ARE OPEN FOR OUR 2024 EVENT
Join us at Ripple Ranch for a weekend full of learning how to “Pack Goat!”
May 4-5, 2024
The ranch is located 20 minutes from Downtown Boise, Idaho and 20 minutes from the Boise Airport making your arrival easy.
List of Events and times:
9-9:45 am What to look for in a Baby, Doe or Adult Packer – Conformation
9:45-10:30am How to best raise a baby to become a packer
10:30-11:15am Optimal Pasture set up for packers
11:15-12pm How to handle “Vet” issues
1-1:45pm How to build your string for strength and longevity
1:45-2:30pm Pack Goat Nutrition (Cradle to Grave)
2:30-3:15pm Necessary Training
3:30-4:15pm Trip Planning for both Backpacking & Hunting
4:15-5pm Setting Camps
6pm Pot-luck Dinner
8-9am Pot-luck Breakfast
9-9:45am Building Loads & Fitting Saddles
9:45-10:30am Deep Dive into Gear for both Goats & People
10:30-11am Break/Snack before hike
11-2pm Actual Loading of Goats & Goat Hike (2-3 hours)
*Bring your lunch or snacks with you for the hike.
2pm Back at the Ranch. View a Complete Camp Set-Up.
Complete Line of Gear/Equipment on site
$385 per person or $600 for family 10% discount to Goat Club Members & those who purchased baby goats. 50% Cancellation Fee. Upon purchase, check out the new PayPal pay later button for payment options.
Potluck style dinner on Saturday and Potluck style breakfast on Sunday.
Attendees are welcome to Tent Camp on the Ranch ($20 per Night) or Stay in a Hotel.
There is also a neat “Glamper” on site for one lucky attendee for $50 per night. (Sleeps 2)
There will be a Porta Potty available and Stream Water near Your Camp
This Running Pack Goats In-Person Event PDF is available for you to download and keep on hand upon registration. 🙂
Options for camping nights can be chosen at check-out. Just pick however many nights (1 or 2) you need. $20/night
13999 E. Highway 21
Boise, ID 83716