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2018 show dates and judges will be posted shortly.


For 2018 we will be adding Dressage Suitability and Dressage Seat Equitation classes for both Traditional and Western dressage in all our shows! 


Also, we will be offering NAWD Test Of Choice classes.


SHOW MANAGEMENT:  Hidden Creek Equestrian Center, LLC



Susan Borders, 6760 Falcon Grassy Hts, Peyton, CO 80831.   Tel (719) 740-1099

Email ‘susan.e.borders@gmail.com’



OPEN: 3 weeks prior to show date        CLOSE: 1 week prior to show date


DIVISIONS: Open, Adult Amateur, Junior/Young Rider




Dressage Suitability      Dressage Seat Equitation    

Intro A     Intro B     Intro C    Training 1     Training 2     Training 3   

First 1     First 2    First 3    Second 1    Second 2    Second 3   



Dressage Suitability      Dressage Seat Equitation   

Intro TOC   Basic TOC    Level One TOC   Level Two TOC   








PRIX CAPRILLI    Introductory W/T (email for test!)    Training Level W/T/C (email for test!)


SHOW ARENA: 220' x 100'.  Sand.  Fully fenced.  Regulation'The Blok' dressage arena. 


Intro, T1, T2, Eventing, Western Intro, Basic tests may be in 20 x 40 arena.  All other tests 20 x 60 arena.


WARM UP ARENA: 220' x 120'.  Sand.   Fully fenced.

ROUND PEN:   Sand.  66' diameter. 

LUNGING: Permitted ONLY in round pen.  No loose horses in round pen; use lunge line. 


ENTRIES:  WE NO LONGER REQUIRE THE RMDS ENTRY FORMS! Please email/mail your entries stating clearly your name, address, division, 'phone number, and email address.  Also include your horses name, and the classes/tests you wish to enter.  If you enter by email you must mail your payment postmarked by the closing date.

Entry fees - Standard tests (including Prix Caprilli) $25, Dressage Suitablity and Dressage Seat eEuitation $15 per class.  $25 office fee per horse/rider combination.  Leadline $5 (no office fee).  Late/change fee: $25 per change. Returned cheque fee $50.  Cheques payable to Hidden Creek Equestrian Center, or HCEC, and mail to Secretary.  Management reserves the right to combine, split and cancel classes; cancel, substitute or add judges as entries warrant, and refuse any entry.  Please contact us for the Prix Caprilli tests we offer as there are no standardised Prix Caprilli tests available.  Ride times available 3 days prior to show date.   

REFUNDS: In all cases, office fee is non-refundable. Up to closing date, all entry fees refunded except office fee.  After closing date, class fees will only be refunded if ride/s can be filled from wait list.  During competition, no entry fees refunded for any reason. 


AWARDS:  Ribbons to 6th place.   Hidden Creek Show Series High Point and Reserve Awards (same horse/rider combination must participate in at least 2 of the 3 shows to be eligible for series awards and must be present on showgrounds to receive prize).   RMDS Members: scores may count towards your Chapter awards.   WDACO Hi-Point Programme Qualified.  NAWD Live Trax Recognised.


LOCATION: Hidden Creek Equestrian Center, LLC. 6760 Falcon Grassy Heights, Peyton, CO 80831. 


PARKING:  Easily accessible level parking area. Parking arrangements will be emailed with ride times


WATER: For horses, available in tank by gateway to parking area.  For people, available at show office.



Please clean up around your trailer and use trash cans for garbage.

Horses must wear bridle tags at all times when on show grounds.

Certified helmets required when mounted (except Western).

Schooling attire, half chaps acceptable. 

Please use safe and courteous arena etiquette at all times.


Porta-potty on-site             ABSOLUTELY NO DOGS!                Absolutely NO Smoking 



Under Colorado Law, an equine professional is not liable for an injury to or the death of a participant in activities resulting from the inherent risks of equine activities, pursuant to section 13-21-119, Colorado Revised Statutes.