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Become a Trail Blazer Member Today!

Piatt County Trail Blazers in Monticello, Illinois, is an organization that welcomes all horse lovers. Learn more about our horse club membership and take advantage of member benefits, including our annual Piatt County Trail Blazer Rodeo.

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Any person of good standing in his or her community is eligible for membership in our club. The Board of Directors will admit you after a majority vote, after you have attended at least one meeting. Children of members, upon reaching the age of 19, will be required to obtain their own membership to vote.

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Our officers are voted on each year. 2019 officers are:

President: Jocelyn Hilgenberg
Treasurer: Gina Allen
Vice President: Linda Dyson
Secretary: Holly Miller

Board Members

Our board members help us run an efficient club. Our board members include:

Rick Blythe
Linda Dyson
Mick Griswold 
Gina Allen
Tish Lane

Scott Pearl
Jocelyn Hilgenberg
Chuck Cooch
Holly Miller

Our Board is made up of hard working people who are dedicated to keeping the Piatt County Trail Blazers a vital, growth oriented and fun group for families who are horse lovers. Our annual rodeo is the 3 most exciting nights of the year in central Illinois. For 65 years Monticello has become the rodeo, and family fun capital for 3 HUGE performances. Join us for a nonstop weekend of wonderful family friendly activities. 

Become a member of our riding club today!

Call (217) 722-8044 for more information.