(Photo courtesy of Jim Mertz, Suddenly Still Photography)
Full Membership: $550
Hunt every hunt. Horses may earn their Qualified Hunt Horse certificate by hunting at least 14 hunts in the calendar year.
Patron Membership: $650
Privileges of a Full Membership plus you may bring a guest to each hunt. An individual guest can only hunt 3 times before they are requested to join.
Associate Membership: $350
Eligible to hunt 12 times during Fall Informal and Formal seasons for the calendar year. Eligible to participate in Spring Roading outings without limit (i.e., Spring Roading does not count towards 12 hunt limit). Associate Membership can be upgraded to a Full Membership by paying the difference between the two.
Junior Membership: $180
For hunt members who are 25 years old and under. Hunt every hunt.
Family Membership: $930
Privileges of a Full Membership for 2 spouses and 1 junior (age < 26) living at home.
Patron Family Membership: $1050
Privileges of a Family Membership plus you may bring a guest to each hunt. An individual guest can only hunt 3 times before they are requested to join.
Social Membership: $50
For our friends that do not ride, but are interested in participating in other Hunt activities and being part of the club.
Half of dues must be paid in order to begin hunting in the spring. The balance is due at the beginning of our Fall Informal season.
We respectfully ask that all members complete our release form, membership form, and pay their dues at least 24 hours before attending their first hunt.
Click here to become a member.
(Photo courtesy of WWH member Eric Schneider
Cappers are non-member guests of the hunt. You may cap up to three fall hunts per year. Fall hunt capping fees may be applied to membership dues (what a deal!).
You may cap all Spring Roading outings without limit. Capping Spring Roading outings will not count towards your capping limit and these fees are not applied towards membership dues.
Please contact our secretary at Secretary@WentworthHunt.org at least 24 hours before the hunt to let us know that you will be capping.
$20 Spring Roading (May-June)
$60 Fall Informal and Formal Seasons (Aug – Nov)
$20 Juniors (25 years old and younger) All Seasons
We respectfully ask that all guests complete our release form, pay their capping fee, and RSVP to our Secretary at least 24 hours before attending a hunt. Click here to do so (capping fees will of course be reimbursed in the very rare case we cancel the hunt).
Please consider joining our parent organization, the Masters of Foxhounds Association of North America. The MFHA is the governing body of organized mounted hunting with hounds in the United States and Canada. The MFHA’s main activities are:
- To promote, preserve and protect the sport of mounted hunting with hounds.
- Establish and maintain standards of conduct for mounted hunting with hounds.
- Register eligible foxhounds in the “Foxhound Stud Book” and improve the breed of foxhounds.
- Registration of hunts as a preliminary step toward recognition.
- Record countries and boundaries for organized hunting establishments.
- Recognition of organized hunts which have met MFHA standards.
Individual membership is $50; Family membership is $100. Please go to mfha.com/the-pack to join the MFHA.