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Ranch Roundup

Gifts by the Sewing Bug

SewingBugCustom quilted gift sets & home decor
Lorena Covarrubias
Marina, CA
Posted in 2016, 2017

Brad Tarp Braiding

bradtarp2Braided horse gear

Brad Tarp
Pine Canyon, Salinas
(831) 455-2551
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Posted in 2015, 2016, 2017


LuxCasualArtisan Metalsmith Jewelry
Johna Toy Thomas
Salinas, CA
Posted in 2016, 2017

Tully Hole Saddlery

TullyHole256Custom horse gear

Bryan Kunic
Tres Pinos, CA
Posted in 2015, 2016, 2017

Cachagua Volunteer Firefighters

cachaguaFire435Providing EMT service during the event. Please support these volunteers by purchasing their very cool t-shirts, sweatshirts and plants in neat pots
Posted in 2015, 2016, 2017

2017 Judges

We are delighted to announce our judges for this year’s Ranch Roundup:

mike-lund-cutsBruceSandifer197hMIKE LUND of San Luis Obispo, CA will judge Cutting on Saturday, and Ranch Horse, Buckaroo and Reining classes on Sunday.

BRUCE SANDIFER of Santa Barbara, CA will judge the Old Style Reata Roping on Sunday.

PATTY KNUDSON of Paso Robles, CA will judge Ranch Trail & Ranch Riding on Saturday.
Finally, HECK HURLEY of King City will be our Calf Doctor official!

Posted in 2017

Adriana Mar

adrianamarFiber Artist, women's clothing and accessories designer, soft sole baby shoe maker

Adriana Mar
Watsonville, CA
Posted in 2017

Fun Stuff Designs

funstuffOne of a kind, hand made crochet hats and scarves

Jean Terauds
Santa Cruz, CA
Posted in 2017

Field Family Bits & Spurs

FieldsFamilyBitsAndSpursHandmade bits, spurs, conchos, rein chains. We are a family business specializing in bit and spur making in the Vaquero tradition. Gary is a 5th generation bit and spur maker who produces beautiful, hand-made works of art that are also very useable.

Patti & Gary Field
Lompoc, CA
Posted in 2015, 2016, 2017

2016 Arena Banner Sponsors


Here they are all in one place! Be sure to give our fine sponsors your business in the coming year.

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2016 Placings and Scoresheets

45442_423376701967_4186984_nCurious as to how it all shook out? Class results can be found at this link.

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40 Year Old Club Flag

img_0835Wow! How cool is this? The Club’s old flag, from the early 1970’s, mended, back up and ready for the Roundup thanks to Debra at the Silver Treadle in the Camel Valley Village. Below is another image, from our friends at the Carmel Valley Historical Society, that shows the flag in action 40 years ago:cvtsc-parade-horses-2

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Pat Areias Silver Buckle

areiasLOOK FOR IT IN THE SILENT AUCTION: a beautiful, one-of-a-kind silver creation by Pat Areias. Value: $495. Gorgeous!

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History Book Set

HistoryBooksIn conjunction with the Carmel Valley Historical Society, we are offering FOR SALE at the Roundup a set of 3 wonderful history books (125 pgs total). These books bring to life the early days of ranching in Carmel Valley, from about 1880 on. These books detail several founding families and contain many historical photos from private collections never previously published. Sales benefit the Carmel Valley Historical Society and the Carmel Valley Equine Education Alliance. Click here to order:

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2016 Awards

ChampionWow! They’re here, and GORGEOUS!



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Silent Auction

NewcalfpicWant to help with the Ranch Roundup? Donating to our Silent Auction is a great way to participate! Books, art, music, new or gently used clothing, household items, tack or stable supplies. If you’re a business, consider helping the Roundup and promoting yourself at the same time by donating product or a gift certificate! Call Carol Kurtz at 831-214-4223 or email Carol for more info.

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Far & Wide

ENTRIES are starting to pour in, and I thought it would be fun to see a map of where you all are coming from:
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2016 Judges

We are delighted to announce our judges for this year’s event:


RAMONA KOCH of Paicines, CA will judge Ranch Trail and Ranch Riding on Saturday, and Ranch Horse, Buckaroo and Reining classes on Sunday.

BRUCE SANDIFER of Montecito, CA will judge the Old Style Reata Roping on Sunday.

BOB PAVETTI will judge Ranch Cutting on Saturday.

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2017 Sponsors

These folks make it happen!
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Kiddie Korral

GOT KIDS AGED 3 AND UP? Be sure to stop by the Kiddie Korral. Arts, crafts and other fun activities are scheduled for all day both days on the lawn. Everything is FREE (although donations are greatly appreciated). Stick Horse Races and Bouncy Horse Races are scheduled during the lunch hour on Saturday.