Kentucky Hillbillies

Kentucky Hillbillies

We started off our Kentucky adventures at the very east part of the Bluegrass State in Louisa. I had met an endurance rider online a few months previous. Amy Wallace Whelan had offered to have me at her place. You can check out Wallace Hill Farm on FB. As we were...
Eli Miller Custom Saddles

Eli Miller Custom Saddles

Eli Miller is a saddle maker and leather worker based out of Kentucky. He started building saddles about 40 years ago, mostly western, when he lived in western New York. After moving to Kentucky, he started repairing a lot of old Buena Vista saddles. They are an old...
Orthoflex/ Eli Miller Custom Travel Saddle

Orthoflex/ Eli Miller Custom Travel Saddle

This is the story of the modifications done for my solo horse ride. I was humbly gifted a 1st Gen Orthoflex to use as a replacement for the Big Horn Endurance 120 saddle I used on the 1st 1000 miles of my solo horse ride from Canada to Guatemala. I had to do a few...