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We offer plenty of events including our annual tack swap, trail rides, competitive trail rides, clinics, and horse shows. At the end of each year, we have a pot luck dinner and meeting. 

Fill out form below if you know someone that shows good sportsmanship qualities for a chance to win an award. This is in memory of the accomplished horseman, Walter Hughes.

The youth organization seeks to encourage the development of leadership, initiative, self-reliance, sportsmanship as well as other desirable traits of character. 


Upcoming Events

​February 4th 2018          Youth Meeting                         Location: 223 Matapex Plantation Ln. 

10:30 am - 12:30 pm                                                                       Stevensville, MD 21666

February 19th 2018             Meeting                               Location:  Oscar's Ale House

7pm - 9 pm                                                                      1438 Liberty Rd. Eldersburg, MD 21784

March 11th 2018       Annual Tack Sale                          Location: Howard County Fairgrounds

12 pm -  4 pm                                                                  2210 Fairgrounds Rd. Friendship, MD 21794

March 19th 2018                  Meeting                               Location: Sunset Ridge Farm

7pm - 9pm                                                                        13979 Unionville Rd. Mt. Airy, MD 21771

May 12th 2018        Mountain Trail Obstacle Clinic          Location: Double C Farm

AM Session 10 am - 1 pm                                                 16011 Comus Rd. Clarksburg, MD 20811

PM Session   2pm - 5 pm

Contact Cridder Halle at 301-370-5774 with questions and to reserve your spot. Reservations and checks must be received by April 1 2018.

The purpose of our association is to improve and promote the American Quarter Horse breed and stimulate the sale, breeding, exhibition, general use and enjoyment of the Quarter Horse. We encourage educational, social, recreational, and competitive participation. The Maryland State Quarter Horse Association fosters future development of the American Quarter horse through the support of the Youth Association.

MSQHA sponsors horse shows, novice shows, trail rides, competitive trail rides, and clinics.