Make a Horse Corral With This Simple Fence Design

Build this easy-to-construct, inexpensive and aesthetically pleasing horse corral following a zigzag pattern.



Completed Horse Corral
The finished horse corral contains one ornery horse.
PHOTO: L. SCHAFFER
Zig Corral Blueprint
When the horse corral is finished, it should look similar to this blueprint.
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Zig Corral Gate Chart
This chart shows the view from inside the horse corral of the gate and the materials needed to build a gate of this kind.
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Zig Corral in Process
Putting up the zigzag fence design for the horse corral is easy to do.
W. SCHAFFER
Zig Corral Layout
The horse corral works in a zigzag fence design.
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Finished Sides of the Zig Corral
This is how the sides of your horse corral should look and overlap once you've finished the project.
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Sawing on the Zig Corral
Before attaching the rail binders, be sure to saw off the extra on the ends of your horse corral.
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Zig Corral Gate Picture
The uneven sides of the horse corral follwing the zigzag pattern.
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