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The 9 Lines September 29th, 2011

Something for the Men and Women this week! Thursday, September 29th– The Bow Shoot League will start at 7PM-9PM This will take place in the Pavilion. You may contact the Conservation Committee at 417-372-2042 for more information. Cost for the evening is $5. 50/50 on entry fees Friday, September 30th-Scrapbooking Classes will be offered in the Patio Room from 5PM-10PM. Saturday, October 1st-Scrapbooking Classes will be offered in the Patio Room from 9AM-5PM. Scrapbooking Class is done for fun. The price for the 2 Day Class ranges from $7-$10 will cover the cost of your scrapbook class kits. To Reserve your class space and kit please call: Chrisy at 417-204-2474

The Cloud 9 Ranch Volunteer Fire Department will be having a flea market and craft fair on October 8th. The flea market and craft fair will be located on Highway 160. Members, Employees and the public are welcome to rent a booth space at the flea market. The booth rental fee is $10. All of the booth fees will go directly to the Cloud 9 Fire Department. Set up time for the flea market and craft fair will be at 6am on Saturday October 8th. You can pay your booth fee in the Ranch Accounting Office. Columbus Day Poker Run Saturday October 8th Sponsored By: Cloud 9 Ranch Activities Committee

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What’s Happening Columbus Weekend?

Inside this issue: Hog Roast and Pot Luck


Ranch Rider News


Stable News


Wild Game Dinner


40 Year Celebration


Halloween Fun


Facility Hours Camp Ground Information


Be Part of the First 40 Years Celebration!

Ranch Riders News The Ranch Riders Club wants to remind you hunting season is in progress. Please ride with caution and respect for those hunting. Please help keep the trails clean. If you carry in, please carry it out! Please Ride With Pride and Ride Responsibly! Please see Debbie Davis or Deb Johnston for Ranch Rider Club apparel and other items for sale. Remember for a great time and a chance to win $$$

Cash! Poker Run Saturday afternoon October 8th.

A friend is one of the nicest things you can have, and one of the best things you can be. ~Douglas Pagels

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower. ~Albert Camus

Member Appreciation Dinner-Hog Roast and Pot Luck For the young Committee will ones and the supply Treat Bags Hog Roast and Pot Luck young at heart for the kids! We there will be a hope that you and ~ Ranch Fellowship hay ride that eveyour family will Cloud 9 Ranch will be hold- ning. Judges attend the Meming a Hog Roast and Potluck have volunteered Celebrate Fall with other ber Appreciation Dinner on October 29th. Cloud 9 Ranch Members! their time to do a Hog Roast. Members are invited to take kids and adult part in this evening of felcostume contest lowship. Cloud 9 will be Cloud 9 Ranch as well. Great roasting the hog & MemPrizes for the Member Appreciation Hog Roast & Pot Luck bers are asked to bring their winners! lawn chairs and a side dish. The Activities October 29th, 2011 Member Appreciation

Ranch Stable News and Events

Last weekend was the over night horseback trail ride. What a great weekend viewing Cloud 9 Ranch while setting high in the saddle. The riders covered Page 2

miles and miles of trails on Cloud 9 Ranch. Hidden wonders of the ranch were discovered...believe it or not, the horses can go a lot of places that ATVs can not. The next over night trail ride will be October 28th and 29th. There will be 4– 6 hours of riding both days. The trial ride will begin at Cloud 9 Ranch. From Cloud 9, participants will travel via horseback to the Devils Backbone Wilderness area in the

Mark Twain National Forest. There, the group will set up camp and stay overnight. For more details about this overnight adventure, contact Billy Bean. 417-293-1542 Fall Trail Ride Schedule Saturday & Sunday Offering 3 Rides Daily 24 hour advance reservation is required for all other days. Call ahead and schedule rides for any group size.


Cloud 9 Ranch– Approaching 40 Years in Business Wow! 40 years in business is a great accomplishment whether you are a small company or a multi-billion dollar corporation. Cloud 9 Ranch is getting close to that 40 year mark. Plans are being made now as to how we will be celebrating our first 40 years. Cloud 9 Ranch members who wish to share memorabilia, photos, stories and history are encouraged to do so. The 9 Lines is published 52 weeks a year. Our goal for the 9 Lines is to have fifty-two stories about Cloud 9 Ranch history and events, included in the 2012, 9 Lines publications. Your help will be needed to accomplish this goal. At the end of 2012 the stories that make the 9 Lines and possible some that don’t

Tips for Writing: 1. Have a clear theme. 2. Keep the story to a specific time frame.

make the 9 Lines will be compiled into a special edition book. Please include with your story some information about yourself. Your name, and how long you have been a member of Cloud 9 will be included with your short story in the special edition book. Submit your stories to

3. Limit your number of characters to just the amount needed to effectively cover the theme. 4. Make every word in the story count. 5. Keep the focus of the story on a narrow subject line. 6. Have fun!

Higherways Outdoors ~ Wild Game Dinner Higherways Outdoors, a faith-based hunting and fishing magazine, will be hosting the Wild Game Dinner. Dinner tickets are $15 each. Please buy your dinner tickets in advance. This evening dinner will be more than you can imagine. You are guaranteed to leave the evening feeling both uplifted and inspired. At 4PM the kids who are attending the Wild Game dinner will be entertained with special hunting and fishing games. At 5PM the Wild Game Dinner Begins. There will be door prizes given away through out the entire day! Cloud 9 Ranch will be doing a fall special on rental campers for that weekend. Book your reservation now and stay any time October 14h -October 17th and save $$$ on your rental fee. Both the 31 foot and 35 foot rentals will only be $38 per night. The 28 foot rentals will only be $32 per night. Check out Click the Wild Game Dinner Link to view the menu!

Halloween Fun At Cloud 9 Ranch Looking for a safe and fun place to take the kids to treat-or-treat???? Why not bring the kids to Cloud 9 Ranch? A group of Ranch Members will be getting together on Halloween Night to do a Trunk or Treat for the Kids. The Trunk or Treat will be held at the West 160 Drive. If you would like to join up with these Ranch Members and help with the Trunk or Treat, then you can sign up at the Trading Post.


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CLOUD 9 RANCH CLUB, INC West Highway 160 PO Box 50 Caulfield, MO Phone: 417-284-7321 Email:

The Best Kept Secret in the Ozarks! ~Take Time to set and watch the leafs change color!

Campground Information Campground Closing Schedule for 2011

Facility Hours HOURS OF OPERATION CHAPEL Sunday Services

November 1st, 2011: Foggy, Wilder, and Melody Lane Campgrounds will be closed. November 30th, 2011: Powder Mill and Hill Country Campgrounds will be closed.




TRADING POST Sunday-Thursday 8AM-4PM Friday –Saturday 8AM-7PM

Lonesome Pines Campground will remain open all year.

GAS STATION Friday –Saturday 8AM-6PM Sunday-Thursday 10AM-4PM

Limited Rental Campers will be available in Lonesome Pines Campground after Powder Mill campground closes.

RESTAURANT Monday-Thursday

10AM– 2PM

Friday 10AM– 7PM

Attention Campers If you have an emergency and need medical assistance call : 417-284-7321. Give location & description of emergency. Extreme weather storm shelters located in: *Youth Center (pets allowed) *Chapel basement (no pets) Severe Weather Information: Thunder Storm WarningSirens Sound 3 short blasts. Tornado WarningContinuous Running Sirens Too many people miss the silver lining because they're expecting gold ~ unknown

Saturday 7AM-7PM Sunday 7AM-2PM


Rental Reservations Reminder to Members & Guests To avoid cancelation charges: Your reservation needs to be canceled or Changed 24 hours before your Arrival Date. Cancelation Charges: No Show reservations will be charged for the first night of the reservation.

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