Valley Lodge Trail Ride Association
14180 Horseshoe Bend
Conroe, TX 77384
Randy Pharr, Trail Boss
2011 Fall Ride
Cliff Vacek Ranch
Mark your calendars for October 29, Team will again furnish Mexican stew
2011 for lunch and a fabulous steak dinner.
We will have our Halloween costume
I hope you survived the summer heat contest for kids and adults and the Liz
and related drought. I know it has Talley Band for our listening and
created a serious hardship for many of dancing enjoyment.
you. It’s hard to believe that a little more
than 7 months ago we cancelled the Amelia and I will be there as usual on
Feb. 5, 2011 warm-up ride due to icing Friday night and look forward to seeing
conditions on our roads and bridges. you. If you intend to spend Sat night,
How we could have used some of that please plan to depart by 11am to allow
ice and cool weather a month ago! The the VLTRA team time to clean up and
year 2011 is not one we will forget soon. help Cliff get things squared away.
Hopefully, the upcoming winter months
will bring us both rainfall and cooler Come One Come All!
weather. And Trail Riders, let’s not We will again have a hay trailer that will
forget the 10th anniversary of 9-11-2001, follow the ride. Anyone who doesn’t ride a
a day of remembrance and honor. horse can ride on the hay wagon!
Note: The ride will not be providing
supervision for unattended children.
Once again our annual VLTRA Fall Ride
will be held on the ranch of Carole and We are including Membership Forms in this
Cliff Vacek. The Google address is mailing if you would like to “Renew” now for
3275 Guyler Road, Wallis TX 77485. 2012. If you wish to join for the first time,
The Vacek Ranch is located along the you will need a current member in good
Brazos River and makes for a beautiful standing as your sponsor.
ride. The Ranch facilities are great with
plenty of room for rigs and a nice barn to It is not necessary to be a member of the
eat and party. There are no electrical Valley Lodge Trail Ride Association to
hookups so make sure your generator is participate in our Fall Ride. Take a minute
ready to go. Taking into account the and think who you might invite that would
enjoy riding with The Champagne Trail Ride
extremely high wildfire danger, we are and let them see why we are the BEST.
asking there be no smoking along the
trail. Designated smoking areas around SEE YOU SOON,
the beverage and potty trailers will be Randy Pharr
available during our stops. Our Master Trail Boss
Chef, Kathleen Brast and VLTRA Cook