Trainers will be available during the practice and show to not only help in the pen, but also to help during practice and flag work - please feel free to approach ANYONE. They are ALL willing to help, coach and encourage! This is what the TSCC is all about!

Your 2020 club membership must be paid and the form signed before you can show or practice because of insurance requirements. There is a link for the membership form on this website. Or download it off of Facebook (under the File Tab) and send it in with  your payment directly to our treasurer Debby Thorpe @ 20 Mountain View Road, Clancy, MT 59634



April 24th and 25th, 2020 @ the 406 Arena, Vaughn

Start time is 10:00 a.m on April 25th, Practice the day before, April 24th starting at 3:00 p.m. More information as to directions, stalling etc will follow ... please check back soon!


Contact: Karla Camp @ 406-445-9180

Time: 9am to 5 pm

Location - Saddle Peak Equestrian Center, Belgrade

Cost: TBD

Stalls TBD

Lodging TBD

May 16th and 17th, 2020 *Beginner's Clinic*

- get started right under professional guidance!

Clinicians: Chris Basham & Jess Kirkpatrick

Contact: Chris @ 406-544-7413

Time: 9-6 pm

Location: 4443 Gardner Lane, Florence, MT 59833

Cost: $265 for 2-day clinic, includes lunch both days (audit for free)

Stalls available, if needed, at $10 per night

Hotel: If you are traveling to the clinic please let us know if you need help finding accommodations in the area.

What can you expect? Chris and Jess will offer you a great foundation in understanding the sport of cutting and start you off working your horse on the flag before progressing to work cattle.

No experience necessary and your horse is not required to be a trained cutting horse. This clinic is limited to 12 participants so register now to secure your spot! Stay tuned for additional info!


***NO PRACTICE!*** May 30th/31st Show @ the Kimpton Ranch, Toston



Start time is 10:00 a.m! Judge will be Wylie Gustafson.  Brian can accommodate overnight stays with room to park your trailer (several hook ups available or run your generator) and panel pens or corrals for your horses at $10 per horse. Turn west off Hwy 12 at the Bunkhouse Bar onto Hwy 285 (the Radersburg Hwy). Go about 5 miles and turn left onto Hwy 437 (also paved). Go 2 miles and turn west onto Kimpton Lane. Concessions will be available!


Please Note Show Times: Saturday show starts at 10:00 am. Sunday show starts at 9:00 am



June 26th (practice), 27th/28th (show) - DOOLING RANCH SHOW, BIG HOLE


Come enjoy some of the best scenery to be found in Montana, good cattle and cutting pen! Panel pens are $10 per night/ $45 per practice). Practice starts at about 4:00 p.m. on Friday June 26th.   Ty Cole is the Judge  There's plenty of room to park a trailer or stay at the Jackson Hot Springs Lodge in Jackson. Cassie will be there with her "Spices and Spurs" wagon spoiling us with eats and treats and a catered BBQ Saturday night!

Menu and Price for the Saturday  night BBQ will be announced! Please check back here for further info


Please Note Show Times:  Saturday show starts at 10:00 am.  Sunday show starts at 9:00 am. 




The Turnoff to the ranch on Hwy 278 is called "Skinner Meadows" at Milemarker 42, just on the south side of Jackson. You can go through Wisdom and down or to Dillon and take the Jackson exit on the south side of Dillon on Interstate 15


Turn west at Skinner Meadows sign on Route 278. 6 miles to Ranch. Can hit Route 278 from Wisdom side or the Bannack-Jackson exit on the south side of Dillon






*** NO PRACTICE *** Show starts at 10:00 am.

Stalls available 25.-/night - one bag of shavings included - outside pens available for 10.-/night. Please contact Todd directly for stalling at 406 590 7997


JULY 24th/25th (Practice/Clinic and Show) -5C Arena, former Sapphire Event Center (new name)

We will not have a practice, but Randy Holman will share his knowledge and expertise with us - we will offer a morning Cutting Clinic session and an afternoon Cutting Clinic session each at 120.-/rider! How awesome. We are so fortunate to have Randy take the time to coach us and judge the following Show on Saturday. Starting time is 10am. Please stay tuned for starting time on the morning and afternoon clinic sessions as well as concession availability.

Please call Karla (406) 425-4608 for further info and to book your spot in the Clinic!


Contact: Sandy Gruninger @ 352-425-8554

Time: 8.30am to 5.30pm - lunch provided / group dinner Saturday night potlock and bring your steaks

Location: Kimpton Ranch, Toston, MT

Cost: 450.-

Stalls and RV spots available

Cletus is an accomplished trainer, showman and clinician with Earnings of over 500K. He has won the NCHA NP Futurity barely out of his teens before becoming a professional trainer.

Son of Cletus Hulling SR, who holds the most AQHA Transfers to this day. Brother to Barbra Schulte, and Nikki Lyons (former wife of Tom Lyons). Clete grew up riding / training and selling horses from all walks of life. In 2019 he was Reserve World Champion in the Open Derby, World Champion in the Open Classic and Reserve World Champion in the Open Classic at the ACHA. Clete is on the Board of Directors for the ACHA. What sets Clete apart is that he is not only easy to talk to and has the patience to explain the why and the how, but despite his many accomplishments he has not forgotten the struggles of one starting out. He loves to teach people how to train their own horses instead of being co-dependent on a trainer for success.

Sept. 11th (Practice) and Sept. 12th (Show) -  Never Sweat Ranch, Hamilton

The Never Sweat Ranch is situated in one of the most picturesque areas of Montana - come enjoy a wonderful day of cutting! Bring your generator if you are spending the night - pens and corals available for horses @ $15.-/night -Practice starts at 2pm / 45.- for one fresh cow.  The show starts at 9:00 am. Buddy Westphal will be our judge again! Our yearly banquet and awards ceremony will be held that evening following the show. Catered dinner, awards, General Membership meeting - makings of a fun evening!

Catered Dinner: Texas Style/Smoked Beef Brisket with sauce, sides of scalloped potatoes, asparagus and dinner rolls. There will be regular and decaf coffee available. Chef's choice of dessert! 20.-/plate, please sign up when you enter for the show! Please don't forget to include non-competing guests! THERE WILL BE A SILENT AUCTION - and email to our membership went out with the details on that! If you are interested in donating something and have not received an email, please get a hold of one of our board of directors!

We will have a short General membership meeting during our dinner!

Remember to watch and cheer on our Shoot-out contestants!

Christina Proops

Jeanne Reyher

Gretchen Dunn

Melanie South

Anne Indreland

Levi Harman

Audrey Erbaugh

Brooks Tomlinson






Never Sweat Ranch, 1025 Hwy 93 South, Hamilton, MT


take 93 S out of Missoula, on the right side between Mile Marker 42 and 43


Below is a list of Motels in Hamilton, north of the Never Sweat.  Best one for trailer parking:


Bitterroot River Inn 139 Bitterroot Plaza Hamilton, MT 59840 phone # 406-375-2525

Town House Inn 1113 N. 1st St. Hamilton, Mt 59840, phone # 406-363-6600

Motel 6 409 S. 1st St. Hamilton, MT 59840, phone # 406-363-2940

Super 8 1325 N. 1st St. Hamilton, Mt 59840, phone # 406-363-2140


No rate info on any of these. Motel 6 and Super 8 will most likely be the cheapest but may need to check on their trailer parking availability.



cancelled due to covid-19


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