Phone: 910-875-2074


An equestrian “field of dreams”, the Carolina Horse Park Foundation (CHP) is a 250-acre nationally recognized, premiere equine competition venue located in Hoke County, NC. Founded in 1998 as a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization by equestrian enthusiasts, the Park is dedicated to the preservation of open space for equestrian and recreational purposes.Today, CHP is the only equestrian facility in the mid-Atlantic region with multi-disciplined capabilities suitable for championship level equine competitions. In addition, it is now home to a variety of non-equestrian activities including dog shows, cross country runs, county festivals, boy scout meets and more.

CHP’s mission is focused on following five key objectives:
- Providing an unparalleled competitive experience from entry level to Olympians
- Providing a facility with exceptional stabling and convenience for our customers
- Enhancing the region as an outstanding residential location
- Preserving the region’s open space
- Growing the economy in our community and being good neighbors

The annual economic impact for the Sandhills region from CHP is estimated to be $5,500,000.00. CHP’s influence includes the enhancement of land values in Raeford, NC, and the preservation of 250 acres of invaluable acreage for equine and recreational purposes.

- FEI competitions
- Three USEA recognized horse trials
- Two USEF recognized combined driving events
- Two weeks of “A” rated hunter/jumper shows
- Multiple USDF and USEF recognized dressage shows
- Schooling and training days for equestrians of all disciplines
- Six unrecognized horse trials, combined tests, dressage schooling shows
- One "C" rated Horse Show
- Three Derby Cross competitions
- Regional and local Pony Club events
- Clinics with international and national professional equestrians

Get in Touch with CHP!

Telephone: 910-875-2074
Fax: 910-875-4310
Email: Send CHP an Email

2814 Montrose Rd.
Raeford, NC 28376

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