1280 Wheeler Lane,

Avondale, Colorado 81022


Facebook: Phyly Mena Venners

email: Phylyvenners@yahoo.com

Walk-A-Mile Equestrian Center, LLC

Mile Post 14, Business Hwy. 50 East 

Avondale, Colorado  81022    


Pueblo County's Family Equestrian Facility

Now a horse motel--overnight horse boarding

Spectators always welcome


Photo Gallery--Phyllis' Photos







I am now accepting sponsors for the season. Please contact me for more information about having your business be a sponsor. If you have a banner , we will display it at all of our eventg and also announce your business several times a night.

















1280 Wheeler Lane               

Mile Post 14, Bus. Hwy. 50 E., Avondale, Co, 81022

Walk-a-mile is a great Venue

Home of the Rowdy Riders Saddle Club



Hey, do you have a horse? Do you wantto play some horse games?Come out and have some fun....Our age groups are from lead line to 50 and over. We are only 14 miles east of Pueblo.

For the next 3 weeks we will have our Gymkhanas on Friday nights starting at 7. This weeks events will be barrels twice, poles twice, criss cross and the pretzel. New members, non-members and spectators are always welcome.


Friday, June 15

Our events will be Barrels twice, Poles twice, Alien, Crazy 8 & N. New members and non-members are welcome. Memberships: Family $50,  Individual $35, $2 entry fee per event. Non-members $5 entry fee per event. Enter each event as many times as you want to pay for. We ride through October. Members can use arena free by appointment for practice. We have great ground, concession and play area for the kids. Spectators welcome. We have all age groups and do payouts. Please share. We are a family oriented club. No alcoholic beverages allowed.

$100 ADDED MONEY!!! Friday night, June 29th. Open 4D barrel race, 1/2 second splits, 80% payout. Ride time 5:00- 5:45, $10, Exhibitions $5 or 3 for $12. Exhibitions start at 5:45-7:15. Race  $40, 7:30. SCBRA Money maker. Cash only please. Walk-A-Mile is located at mile marker 14 on Business Hwy. 50 E., 8 miles east of McKnights arena. Same highway. Dry campers welcome. Warm up area available. A big thank you to Charla Cook with EXP Realty for the added money.


I have Hay Saver in stock right now. If you would like to pick some up, please contact me. $14 for a 50lb. bag. 719-250-5499

WALK-A-MILE Arena is located 14 miles east of Pueblo, 8 miles east of McKnight's on the same hwy. We have great ground, concession, rest rooms, and a play ground for the kids. If you don't want to drive home that night, you are welcome to dry camp.

Go to Rowdy Riders at Walk-A-Mile Arena  on Facebook to see more current information.



Rowdy Riders Saddle Club is a fun, family, oriented and safety minded club.

       Age GROUPS: Lead line, 8 and under,9-13, 14-17, and 18 and over, 50              and over and a Mens group We do paybacks on all events except lead line, they get a ribbon and a goody, NO YEAR END AWARDS.


       MEMBERSHIPS; Family (immediate and under 18) $50, Individual $35 Entry fees for events is $2.

       Members have free access to use of the arena by appointment.

       Non-members are always welcome. Entry fees $5 per event

       Liability waivers will be signed by all participants.

      Our season runs through the end of October.

Non-members and spectators are welcome.Walk-A-Mile Arena is a dealer for this awesome product. This is produced in La Junta. Please call 719-250-5499 if you would like to pick some up.


Walk-A-Mile Arena is a dealer for this awesome product Hay Saver is produced in La Junta Please call 719-250-5499.     

We use the Black Widow Groomer to work up your arenas. We service Pueblo, El Paso, Fremont and Huerfano counties. Call 719-250-5499 for more information.



Phyllis' "TACK 'N MORE" Link, click here

Consignments Welcome


Walk-a-Mile Equestrian Calendar

Contact Phyllis  719-250 5499, email : phylyvenners@yahoo.com.

Facebook: Phyly Mena Venners


Some of the amenities that Walk-a-Mile offers is we have clean portapotties (handicap accessible) A play area for the kids, great ground, (we have the best barrel racing ground in town.), a concession and a tack shop on site. Tack-N-More offers new and used saddles, tack, boots , hats and clothing. I work on consignment so if you have items to sell, please contact me.



"Please like my facebook page Rowdy Riders at Walk-A-Mile Arena." Rowdy Riders at Walk-A-Mile Arena

Tack and More is a consignment shop so if you have items you want to sell, contact me.



  1. Safety is the #1 rule. Please, we do not want anyone getting hurt.
  2. No littering especially cigarette butts. Please use trash receptacles that are provided. We want to keep our place nice and clean.
  3. Good horsemanship should be used at all times. No abusive behavior towards your horses will be allowed. That means no excessive whipping, spurring, jerking or inhumane tack.
  4. No alcohol or intoxicated persons will be allowed on premises. Offending parties will be asked to leave.
  5. Parents or guardians are responsible for their children. Please advise them of all the rules. Ask them not to break or take toys from play area.
  6. Members and non-members must advise their guests of all rules.
  7. No profanity or harassing behavior will be tolerated. Report this to office or show managers.
  8. No loping in vehicle parking lots. Horses are not allowed in car parking lot or spectator area.
  9. Respect landscaping. Ask children not to get in flowerbeds and not to break branches off trees and don’t let horses eat trees.
  10. Keep dogs leashed! Owners will be responsible for cleaning up dog messes.
  11. Do not tie horses to arena panels. Tie them secure to trailer. Do not block office gate area. Stand away from arena gate entrance. No horses will be allowed to run into or out of arena.
  12. If your horse is a kicker, use red ribbon on tail and if he bites, please advise those around you. Be considerate and avoid potential problems.
  13. No one under age of 21 may ride or handle stallions at arena. Stallions must be in total physical control at all times. Do not tie to trailer, put inside trailer.
  14. Please stay in arena fenced area.
  15. Western boots are required for participants in all events. It’s a safety factor.
  16. No making out in parking lots. (Little eyes may be watching).
  17. We want everyone to have a good and safe time here at Walk-A-Mile. Remember you are a guest on this property, please treat everyone and our place with the same respect you would expect.

WARNING: Under Colorado law, an equine professional is not liable for any injury to, or death of a participant or equine in equine activities resulting from the inherent risk of equine activity pursuant to section 13-21-119. Colorado Revised Statute

Rowdy Riders Application

Walk-a-Mile Equestrian Calendar


I want to thank our sponsors. Please support these businesses. They are a great part of our communities.


Cindy Camp, CampTrained Farms and Photography

Charla Cook, EXP Realty, Where Experience Matters, 719- 569-9533

,www.coloradodreams4U.com. 719-569 9533.

Rick and Trish Leone, Peak View Animal Hospital, Fowler, Co. 719-263-4321,peakviewanimalhospital.com

Crystal Bunting, Total Lending Concepts, Pueblo, Co. 719-225-4706

Best Buy Tires and Wheels, 2101 Santa Fe Drive, 719-225-8519. Sal will give you a discount if you mention Walk-A-Mile.

Robyn Mason with RE/Max Associates, 1310 Hwy. 50 West, 719-583-8383, robynmason@msn.com

Thanks again to our sponsors.

Phyllis' "TACK 'N MORE" Link, click here


Tack-N-More will be open during events.

Hope to see y'all there. For more info, please call Phyllis @250-5499

Concession on site for all rides


A map of 1280 Wheeler Ln, Avondale, CO 81022-9705. Click to see the map on MSN Maps & Directions



Cafe open during all events


The WalkaMile Cafe

open during all events at the arena.

Open to the public and loaded with great food. 

Specials include    SLOPPERS, burgers, nachos, fries, (great) Green chile

don't forget to ask for daily goodies not on the printed menu.  

Serving breakfast and lunch and dinner during events.

Phyllis and Les Vennerstrom, Owners and Managers, 719-947-3248

Phyllis Cell:  250-5499

Les Cell:  250-5586


Send an email to Phyllis, click here


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Links to Clubs and horse sites of interest

Rye Colorado City Saddle Club

West Pueblo Saddle Club


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