A unique 250-acre facility meticulously developed for the sport and art of all things equestrian, Black Prong is nestled in the heart of the 53,000-acre Goethe State Forest. Black Prong is also an internationally recognized facility to host horse and dog trials and other events such as weddings, company outings, and family gatherings.
Come experience the convenience and camaraderie of training and vacationing among champions! Our facility, as well as the adjacent Goethe State Forest, offer our guests an extensive trail system to enjoy a variety of recreational activities including seasonal hunting, fishing, bird and wildlife viewing, bicycling, hiking, horseback riding/driving, and picnicking. Explore at your own pace, or in the company of fellow enthusiasts - and discover for yourself why guests call Black Prong "A Horseman's Heaven". Visit our Facilities page to learn more about our offerings.
Visit our What's New and Events Calendar for information on what's happening at Black Prong and surrounding areas. We are also on social media and have two Facebook Fan Pages for our Black Prong Equestrian Fans and Black Prong Herding Dogs Fans.
HIRING ALERT: Black Prong Seeking a Full-time Office Manager.
Black Prong Was Sold At Auction on March 16, 2019
and will remain in operation under the new owners: Reid & Sarah Nagle. More information to follow as the reins are handed over to the new owners in the coming months. More Information will be available here and on our Auctioneers website.
Black Prong Driving Trial, March 22-25, 2019
Results - click here.
Herding Dog Clinic, April 2-4, 2019
Registration & Info.
AHBA Spring Trial, April 5-7, 2019
Make your reservation today for an experience that's sure to become an annual tradition.
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