Welcome to Trail Riders of DuPage


What is T.R.O.D.?

Trail Riders Of DuPage (TROD) is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization founded to assist and educate horseback riders and other trail users in the promotion and preservation of multi-purpose trails.  

Founded in 1992, TROD is an all volunteer membership organization that provides a vital voice for the preservation and creation of sustainable trails for equestrian use. TROD promotes trail riding by holding organized rides and educational activities throughout the year, promoting safe riding, trail etiquette and proper horse care.  If you love horses and would like to see our local trails remain open to equestrian use, see our membership section to join, renew or make a contribution. 

Become a Member of TROD!

Why Join?  

  • Through TROD there are many opportunities to become involved in local horse-related activities including monthly meetings and special events like parades, trail events, clinics and much more.
  • Information - You will receive the monthly newsletter "The Round-Up" detailing information relevant to horse people in this area.
  • Education - Equine Rescue Techniques for fire and police personnel who arrive first on the scene is a courses offered by TROD and funded by your membership. 
  • Numbers Count - Your membership adds your voice too and strengthens the position of an organization dedicated to promoting the interests of horse people in and around your community. 


Annual Membership $20.00 Single/Family


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