Our normal store hours are Monday-Friday 9am-6pm. We do trade shows, seminars, and packing clinics throughout the year. See below for information on our special events!
Packing on Horses and Mules Class
Monday Nights 6pm-9pm 2/17, 2/24, 3/2, 3/9
Packing into the backcountry with your horses and mules is a fun and rewarding experience. This 4 week hands on course is geared for beginners and will teach you the skills to feel confident packing for a simple overnight trip or a few weeks in the wilderness. Topics will include: defensive horse handling, all of the ins and outs of packing, and minimum impact horse use. A wide variety of packing equipment will be used during demonstrations and hands on class time to show you the pros and cons of all options. We will get into the details of packing and will cover a vast array of topics including: back braiding your rope, gear selection, forest service requirements, packing in camp for a family fishing trip, and even how to pack out that trophy of a life time. Class size is limited so register early.
Class is run through School District 5 Adult Education Program. Registration is required.
Location: Trailhead Supply, 1007 US Hwy 2 East, Kalispell
Fee: $35.00 ($10.00 registration, $25.00 materials fee)
Brand Inspection Day
May 8th, 2020
Anyone pick up a new horse or mule over the winter? Need a brand inspection? Did you know even if your horse or mule is not branded you are still required by law to have a Montana State brand inspection when crossing a county line? Trailhead Supply has a long standing relationship with the local brand inspectors. So for your convenience and theirs we are hosting our 3rd annual brand inspection day. Friday May 8th the Montana State Brand Inspector will be at Trailhead Supply. This event is by appointment only to ensure a a smooth and efficient day for all. Just pull up at your designated time and get you inspection(s) done. Spaces are filling up fast!!! To set up an appointment time or for more information call Andy or Jesse at 752-4437.
Permanent and/or annual inspections are available.
APPOINTMENTS ARE REQUIRED. Please call the store to reserve a slot and learn what paperwork you need to bring with you. 406-752-4437
A huge thank you to the brand inspectors for providing this service for our customers!
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