"Our mission at Widmer's Rock 'N Roll Arena is to provide a  
year-round place for people to enjoy their horses in an inviting
and positive atmosphere. Our staff provides lessons, horse
training, clinics and competitions. Or, you can come by to ride,
just for fun, during private or shared sessions."

We made the New York Times...Click Here to see the article.
Widmer's Rock 'N Roll Arena
Our Mission:
Our facilities offer a wide variety of opportunities.  We welcome all equine
disciplines to practice or host events at our facility.

  • 100' x 200' indoor arena
  • 90' x 180' outdoor arena
  • Heated loft:
  • Office
  • Concessions
  • Viewing area
  • Both arenas are equipped for:
  • Roping
  • Barrel Racing
  • Pole Bending
  • Goat Tying
  • Gates on hand for round            
Widmer's Rock 'N Roll Arena
5068 215th Street
Deep River, IA 52222
(641) 777-6934 or (641) 799-5042
swidmer@zumatel.net or widmer.c.l@gmail.com
Contact Information & Directions        
Directions: Located in Central Iowa between Iowa City and Des Moines -- From
I-80, take exit 201 and go south 9 miles on Hwy 21 to the Deep River corner. Turn
west (right) toward Deep River and go 1/4 mile. Go south (left) at the water tower
(215th Street ) and go 1 1/4 miles to the brown brick house on the west side of the
 WARNING: When muddy, do not follow GPS directions that take
you past an old school house on Hwy 21.
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Welcome to our website!  Hopefully we'll be
seeing you at the ranch soon! In the
meantime, enjoy your online visit.  Don't
miss our schedule, horses for sale, or our
store for barrel lasers & other cool stuff!
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Info & Flyers

Feb 16 ...Team
Roping & Barrel
Racing Jackpot

March 22 & 23... Calf
Roping, Breakaway &
Goat Tying School

March 9....Team
Roping & Barrel
Racing Jackpot

March 16....Team
Roping & Barrel
Racing Jackpot

March 29....Carhartt
Timed Event Series

March 30....Team
Roping & Barrel
Racing Jackpot

April 5 & 6  Carhartt
Timed Event Series

April 19....Ellsworth
Comm College
Barrel Racing Clinic
Iowa Falls, IA

June 9 & 10
Rodeo Camp

Date T/B/D
Rodeo Camp 2

July 26, 27 & 28
Ed Wright Clinic