Smiling Goat Ranch – Healing Hoof-It
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Smiling Goat Ranch – Healing Hoof-It

April 1, 2022 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

5K run/walk for Autism and PTSD awareness

Join Smiling Goat Ranch and the Town of Carbondale for the Healing Hoof It Autism and PTSD awareness 5K run/walk and First Friday celebration! This year will have a 5K run/walk, 1 mile walk, and animal parade! Race start time is 5:30pm. We’ll finish in downtown Carbondale for a fun-filled evening with Smiling Goat’s animals and partner organizations!

Proceeds from the Healing Hoof It and First Friday help support the mission of Smiling Goat Ranch. Smiling Goat Ranch brings the healing effects of horses, movement, nature, and supportive community to people affected by autism, depression, anxiety, PTSD, and related conditions. Programs at Smiling Goat Ranch are always FREE FOR FAMILIES!

Join this event and invite your friends on Facebook.

Run/Walk starts at the Rec Center and crosses over Colorado Ave. to the Promenade. Runners will proceed down Main St. to the Rio Grande Trail (paved), turn around at the Carbondale Rodeo Grounds and return the rest of the way on the Rio Grande bike path at Snowmass Drive and go behind the Rec Center to the finish where runners originally started.

Walkers will walk down Main St. to Snowmass Drive and can cheer on the runners. Walkers can finish at 4th Street Plaza (walker times will not be recorded).

Animal Parade to follow walkers. Animal parade will include horses, mini horses, goats, and dogs.

Three prizes for each category:

Girls ages 1-17 years; Boys ages 1-17 years
Ladies 18-45 years; Men 18-45 years
Ladies 46 years and above ; Men 46 years and above

For the safety of our animals, dogs are not allowed at the Healing Hoof It. Strollers, striders, scooters, and bikes are welcome!



April 1, 2022
4:00 pm - 6:30 pm


Sheryl Barto
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Carbondale Recreation Center
567 Colorado Ave
Carbondale, Colorado 81623
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(970) 510-1290
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