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Valley Lodge Trail Ride Association (Inc.) was established in 1959 in the Simonton, TX equestrian residential subdivision of Valley Lodge. The Valley Lodge Trail Ride Association (VLTRA) is affiliated with the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo (HLSR) and promotes western heritage and HLSR along with the other trail rides. The trail ride is known as the Champagne Trail Ride and it’s family values.


Promote Western Heritage

VLTRA is proud to promote and celebrate our great American western heritage. Promoting western heritage is one of our core values which we love to instill into our communities.

Family Values

VLTRA is extremely proud to have family values as the building block of our core values. Family values is the structure and ideals that hold true to VLTRA.

Safe & Having Fun

Safety and fun are an important part of this ride. Safety of our riders and participants is at the forefront and is shown by VLTRA being the recipient of the 1st safety award given by HLSR’s Trail Ride Committee.

Get Involved

Click here to find out more information on how to get involved with the Valley Lodge Trail Ride Association.

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