Gaited Morgan Horse Organization

The Official Original… Gaited Morgan Horse Organization dba since 1996 as the Morgan Single-Footing Horse Association (MSFHA)  an active club where Members, guests and friends, buy, sell, trade, share, horses, breedings, stories, equipment and ride together.  Join us!

                                    Welcome Guests from Members and Breeders alike.  Enjoy Your Visit!


Sabine Dickel and Bucksnort’s Sweet Violet (Gaya)                      

started endurance riding this year! Limited distance 25 miles.                    

Gaya-Gator Run 2014 -25 miles_water high res (4) compressed        Dwight Hanson and his gaited Morgan Tate by Caduceus Moses At Brushy Creek Lake Horse Show in Nebraska

Dwight information

 logo from pubOur Annual Ride October 2014 Shawnee National Forest Southeast Illinois

 See full story in upcoming magazine.

Member and guests from Minnesota members from Louisiana, Nebraska, Illinois, Missouri, and California watering horses

Members and Guests from Minnesota, Louisiana, Illinois, Nebraska, California, and Missouri

Dan and Letha Simmons, LeDan Morgans…Letha getting her signal on Missouris Black Crystal out in Arizona…here’s a photo you’ll not soon forget…Letha took this shot of me on Rhythm under a big saguaro cactus. There are a lot of these big cacti in the area; the state flower blooms on the top of them in the Spring. This one is no doubt well over a hundred years old based on its size.

letha on pearl Dan by cactus



Have this kind of fun on a gaited Morgan

Members Jared Young and Brent Skidmore riding Gaited Morgans

video edit by 
Kelson Clyde Shepherd

  Congratulations Martha and PeeWee!

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Martha Duchnowski and her gaited Morgan Blythewood Barre Vermont  aka “PeeWee” is this years AMHA open competition trail winner as well as being recognized in the General category (where the gaited classes go). congratulation Martha…ride on!

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Photos by Lexi Farris

 Since the days of Figure, the Morgan has been admired and sought after for its versatility, beauty, stamina and intelligence. If you thought you couldn’t have a Morgan and the smooth ride of a gaited horse, we have great news!

The Gaited Morgan, From the Beginning, by Jackie Farmer read full article here

The Official Gaited Morgan Horse Organization dba since 1996 as the Morgan Single-Footing Horse Association (MSFHA) is a registered Not for Profit recognized service organization of the American Morgan Horse Association (AMHA). GMHO takes the position of promoting all Morgan types and disciplines, with particular emphasis and promotion of the inherent four beat gaits found within the present registry of the Morgan breed. We are committed to research, education and promotion of these Morgan horses due to their outstanding athletic abilities. You, too, can be a part of something special!

Sign up for our printed quarterly magazine The Gaited Morgan Horse Organization Magazine and enjoy a lot of photos, news, trail ride stories, rancher stories, adventures, gait education and more.

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Members meet for annual ride in Monument Valley

CCF01042012_00002   Slideshow Link to Annual Meeting in Monument Valley 2011

Become a member of the GMHO! Member benefits: Four newsletters per year filled with information on gait, bloodlines, training, information on clinics and great places to trail ride. Meet other gaited Morgan admirers, get tips on the care and health of your horse and lots more. Members can advertise their gaited stock FREE on the GMHO web classifieds and stallion pages! All for only $20 a year. You may use your credit card via PayPal or mail your payment to Secretary/Treasurer Janet Hunter  and include your name, address, phone number, email and web site if you have one. If you have a Morgan, let us know about it!


                   Recognition and Promotion


Gaited Morgan interview starts at 47:35 marker


What Makes A Morgan Horse So Special?  enjoy this 11 minute slideshow by the Morgan Association of Oregon  Used with permission


American Morgan Horse Association


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