Welcome to Long C Trails, a family-operated trail ride with lots of clean family fun.  We offer a peaceful, alcohol-free atmosphere with some of the most beautiful scenery in Middle Tennessee and Southern Kentucky.  This includes over 2,000 acres of horseback-riding trails, winding Long Creek, scenic overlooks, waterfalls, wildlife and majestic bluffs.


Long C Trails

The Peaceful Adventure

2,000 acres of trails       camping     fishing    swimming     hotel     barber shop    

The Barnyard grill           Rocky Top Ranch

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2014 Events at Long C Trails

 G H A
THAT’S GUIDED HORSE ADVENTURES, FOR THOSE WHO DON’T OWN HORSES STARTS IN MARCH.  YOU CAN NOW CALL LONG C AND MAKE YOUR RESERVATION ON THE SPOT.

Thanks to all of you who participated in the 2013 New Year’s Day Ride.  Mother Nature wasn’t was nice to us as she was in 2012, but we did have a few riders who braved the cold and helped us start out the new year riding… Pilar Arbaizu was the winner of the day ride pass… Congrats!

COME AND JOIN US FOR THE FOLLOWING EVENTS AT LONG C 2014

NEW YEAR’S DAY RIDE
BREAKFAST FROM 8-10 a.m.
GUIDED RIDE AT 10 a.m.
$20 gets you breakfast, your ride for the day, and a chance at our $96 dayride punchcard.  Only those who come that day will be eligible to win.  Drawing will be done at 3 p.m.  


SATURDAY – MARCH 15TH
BARNYARD GRILL OPENS FOR THE SEASON  

FISH FRY EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT 5-8PM SATURDAY 7 AM 8 PM
SUNDAY 7-10AM
EXTENDED HOURS APPLY ON HOLIDAY WEEKENDS.
CONGRATULATIONS TO RUTHIE AND LOLA WHO ARE OPENING THEIR OWN RESTAURANT IN LAFAYETTE.  THANKS FOR THE GREAT JOB YOU DID WHILE YOU WERE AT LONG C.

MORE DETAILS ON THE BARNYARD GRILL 2014 WILL BE ON OUR WEBSITE IN THE MONTHS TO COME.

AND SPEAKING OF THE GRILL,  THE DINING HALL IS NOW SCREENED IN COMPLETELY DURING THE SUMMER MONTHS AND WE HAVE A TAILOR MADE COVER TO GO OVER THE SCREEN TO KEEP OUT THE COLD AND WIND IN CHILLY TIMES.  (THAT WILL FEEL GOOD FOR THE BREAKFAST ON NEW YEAR’S DAY.)


SATURDAY, MARCH 15 AT 10 AM
LUCK OF THE DRAW RIDE
Luck of the Draw Trail Ride  Trail ride is $20.00 plus applicable camping or additional riding fees.  In the Irish Spirit of things if you wear green hat or shirt and ask for your Irish Spirit deal, you will receive 10% off your entry fee.  See website for prices and details.  Ride fee includes breakfast and a chance at winning a day ride pass good for 12 rides.   Also a few other prizes will be awarded.  To register and/or reserve a campsite or hotel room, call (270)618-7500 or email us at longctrails@yahoo.com. This ride works a little different… You play games to get poker cards before you go out…. You get  poker card while you are on the ride… And then you play two more games when you return to get your last two cards…. The winner is based on the best poker hand…. We usually have a few runner up prizes as well…. So come on out and see just how lucky you are…..


SATURDAY,  APRIL 12
5TH ANNUAL BUNNY ROUNDUP    
Bunny Roundup Registration Fee $5 Does not include regular Day Ride Fee of $8 There will be at least 10 Bunnies hidden on the trails…. Find a bunny, bring it back to the office, your name will be entered into a drawing that will be held on Saturday, April 12, at 5PM The prize will be a “Day Ride Pass” good for 12 Day Rides So come join in the fun and look for the Easter Bunny a little early


SATURDAY. APRIL 5
WILDFLOWER WEEKEND
SPONSORED BY ALLEN COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS ASSOCIATION $5 for Self-Guided Wildflower Nature Trail Hike


MAY 9-11
MOTHER’S DAY SPECIAL
BRING YOUR MOTHER FOR THE WEEKEND AND ASK FOR 10% OFF YOUR CAMPING OR LODGING. JUNE 13-15 BRING YOUR FATHER FOR THE WEEKEND AND ASK FOR 10% OFF YOUR CAMPING OR LODGING


JULY 11-13
JOSH GUIN’S SURVIVAL RIDE  
WWW. CROSSROADSHORSE.COM


SEPT. 27 |
ST. JUDE RIDE
10 a.m.
More details later


SATURDAY, OCTOBER 11
5TH ANNUAL CHILI COOKOFF
PRE-REGISTRATIONS PREFERRED, BUT REGISTRATIONS CAN BE MADE AT ANY TIME UP UNTIL DAY BEFORE… COOKOFF 2012 INSPIRED A DESSERT CONTEST AS WELL …. SO WE’LL BE DOING THAT AGAIN THIS YEAR And remember that after the contest there we will enjoy a meal together… so even if you aren’t competing in the cookoff…. Come prepared to join us for some great food and fellowship!!!  Just $5 per person.  Live gospel music will be provided by Praise Times Three. The Barnyard Grill will close at 3pm on Saturday so they too can join in the fun!


JOSH GUIN’S TRAIL OBSTACLE CLINIC
will be scheduled for some time in the fall. Go to CROSSROADSNATURALHORSEMANSHIP ON FACEBOOK for details


OCT. 18 A
DOLPHUS VFD BENEFIT RIDE
10 a.m.




REMEMBER OUR OTHER SERVICES 


WEDDING CONSULTANT
THERE ARE MANY CHOICES FOR WEDDINGS AT LONG C.  LETA ANN AND JUDY CAN HELP YOU TO PLAN ANY WEDDING FROM SMALL TO EXTRAVAGANT


LET US GIVE YOU A BID ON YOUR NEW HORSE BARN, POLE BARN, OR GARAGE J.D., OUR BUILDER HAS OVER 20 YEARS EXPERIENCE IN BUILDING TOP QUALITY BUILDINGS AT REASONABLE PRICES.  CALL HIM AT 615-670-8085 OR CALL LONG C.  


Eileen is gearing up for the Spring opening of the Little Barn Shop – she’s looking forward to seeing all of you soon!    


DON’T FORGET ABOUT OUR RELIABLE TACK DEALER, RANDY LOWE OF COUNTRY HORSE TACK.  HE IS AT LONG C ALMOST EVERY WEEKEND DURING SEASON, OR CALL HIM AT 615-666-7331.


Our thanks goes out to Smuckers and all they do for our community, especially for participating in the Long C Adventure. Did you know that the Smuckers plant in Scottsville, KY is the only place in the world where those delicious Uncrustables are made?   


Also remember to check out www.branhamfarmsarena.com for that competitive edge

 

 


Guided Horse Adventure

For those who don't own a horse, go out with our guide on a Long C horse for a look at nature's beauty that only be seen from horseback. Charge for each horse is $25 for the first hour and $20 for each hour after.  Children under 7 may be led by our guide in the roundpen for $12 for 30 minutes. Sorry, we cannot take out anyone who is pregnant, weighs over 240 pounds, or has other health conditions which make it more likely for them to be injured.

 

 


Thanks to everyone who stopped by our booth at the 1st annual Southern Horse Bonanza at Millers Coliseum in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, March 8-9-10, 2013.  Congrats to Mary Sonner of Knoxville who was the winner of the two-night stay at Rocky Top Ranch at Long C Trails.

 

 

2013 Newsletter

 COME AND JOIN US FOR THE FOLLOWING EVENTS AT LONG C      

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12  
4rd ANNUAL CHILI COOKOFF
PRE-REGISTRATIONS PREFERRED, BUT REGISTRATIONS CAN BE MADE AT ANY TIME UP UNTIL DAY BEFORE…   ALSO LAST YEAR INSPIRED A DESSERT CONTEST AS WELL …. SO WE’LL BE DOING THAT AGAIN THIS YEAR   And remember that after the contest there is a potluck… so even if you aren’t competing in the cookoff…. Come prepared to fix a dish and join us for some great food and fellowship!!!   The Barnyard Grill will close at 3pm on Saturday so they too can join in the fun!  

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26  
JOSH GUIN’S TRAIL OBSTACLE CLINIC
Go to CROSSROADSNATURALHORSEMANSHIP ON FACEBOOK for details        

****       REMEMBER OUR OTHER SERVICES     ****  

WEDDING CONSULTANT    
LET OUR WEDDING CONSULTANT TELL YOU ABOUT THE MANY CHOICES FOR WEDDINGS AT LONG C.  RUTH CAN HELP YOU TO PLAN ANY WEDDING FROM SMALL TO EXTRAVAGANT        

LET US GIVE YOU A BID ON YOUR NEW HORSE BARN, POLE BARN, OR GARAGE J.D., OUR BUILDER HAS OVER 20 YEARS EXPERIENCE IN BUILDING TOP QUALITY BUILDINGS AT REASONABLE PRICES.  CALL HIM AT 615-670-8085 OR CALL LONG C.    

 Eileen is gearing up for the Spring opening of the Little Barn Shop – she’s looking forward to seeing all of you soon!  

Our thanks goes out to Smuckers and all they do for our community, especially for participating in the Long C Adventure. Did you know that the Smuckers plant in Scottsville , KY is the only place in the world where those delicious Uncrustables are made?   

Also remember to check out www.branhamfarmsarena.com for that competitive edge!                    

 

 

 

Long C Trails Gathering, January 2013
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Long C Trails Trail Map
Note: the numbers on the map are GPS'd waypoints. 
Every place you see a number on the map, that number will appear on the trails.

 

 

2,000 acres of trails | camping | fishing | swimming | hotel | barber shop | cowboy grill
Sorry, Long C Trails does not accept credit or debit cards.

 

 


Photo by Renda Johnson

 

 


The Long C Hotel
Now open!
Please click here for details and photos.
 

 


(Click on picture to enlarge it.)
 

 


Photo by Roger Marsh

 

 


Rocky Top Ranch at Long C!
  Rocky Top Ranch at Long C is a beautifully-furnished home featuring almost 1,800 square feet in which to relax and enjoy yourselves.  Your new vacation home features two bedrooms, 2-1/2 baths, a fully-equipped kitchen, sunroom, living/dining room, a covered porch, and lots more.  All of this is on acres and acres of very private land!  Your horses have their own private barn with four stalls, two paddocks, and lots of grazing area.  Best of all, you have your own private trail which leads from your vacation home directly into Long C Trails' extensive network of riding trails.  Please make your reservations soon; this is going to be one of the best vacation spots for horseback riding in the southeast!
www.RockyTopRanchAtLongC.com

 

 

 

Most of the pictures on this web site are thumbnails.
You may click on any picture to enlarge it.

 


Photo by Roger Marsh
Wooded Trails
Creek Riding
Open Trails
Scenic Overlooks
Camping
RV Hookups
Bathhouse
Cabins
Hotel
Fishing
Hiking
Basketball Court
Horseshoes
Cowboy Church
Nature Trail


Long C Trails covers an area of 2,000 acres spanning the Tennessee/Kentucky border.  Long C is in the middle of a triangle between Westmoreland, Tennessee; Lafayette, Tennessee; and Scottsville, Kentucky. 

 

 


Waterfall on our hiking trail.
Click here for details

 

 

 

 

We are 1 hour 20 minutes from Nashville, Tennessee,
and one hour from Bowling Green, Kentucky.  Directions.

 

horseback riding in a stream 

 

This is the perfect spot to bring your horses to ride.  There is plenty of parking for your horse trailers and a nice barn to house your horses.  You'll enjoy miles and miles of wooded trails, open trails and creek riding.

 

 

 

While you are here, you can enjoy primitive camping, or bring your recreational vehicle.  We have RV electric hookups, RV water hookups and an RV dump station. 

 

 

A separate bathhouse is available for men and women.

 

 


Two Cabins available for Rent.

 


Ol' Swimming Hole.

 


Construction Services
Several of the folks who work at Long C Trails are excellent craftsmen,
and they would love to offer their services to the general public.
Please click here for details.

 

 

 


Guests who would like to share pictures taken during their visit to
Long C Trails
please click here.  We'd love to see your pictures!

 

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