Please join us in supporting Platoon 22. Platoon 22's mission is: To raise awareness for the suicide epidemic facing our Veterans and First Responders while providing empowerment through programming and research.

Platoon 22 aims to raise awareness for the suicide epidemic facing our Veterans and First Responders while providing empowerment through programming and research. They combine equine-facilitated healing with other interactive and meditative activities such as fishing, yoga, massages, and more. Through this program, their goal is to provide Warriors with tools and skills necessary to reduce the symptoms of PTS and help to relieve stress on a daily basis. The Platoon 22 Horse Experience is run through Paradise Stables in Mt. Airy, MD. All accomodations, transportation, and meals are provided to the Warriors free of charge.

DONATION Checks should be made out to:  Platoon 22

Please bring donation checks to the Donation Derby to be collected by Platoon 22 at the event.  All donations are tax deductible.

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ATTN COMPETITORS! BRIDGE CLOSED!!

bridge outWEEKENDS from Friday 10pm to Monday 5am the Monacacy Bridge from Dickerson (Montgomery County MD) will be closed!!

Please choose alternate route.

If coming from the south, take 270 North to exit 26 (Buckeystown/Urbana) Route 80. Take 80 west to a left onto Park Mills Road.

From Leesburg area, use 15 North to Route 28 in Point of Rocks. Do not take White's Ferry!