Advanced/ Intermediate equestrian riders trekking with us on horse back trough the heart of a primeval California landscape. Our rides connect our guests to the raw outdoors, rider’s will be paired up with the right mount, which are equipped with comfortable and properly fitting saddles, and smooth gait, to ensure riders will have an experience of their lifetime.
Rides at Running Horse Ranch portraying not a typical nose to tail dude ranch family ride!
Our interest is strictly to share our beautiful horses and extraordinary rides. Here is a short description what happened after you arrive. We work horse and rider team at our horse arena to form a good bond at first. Afterwards we hit the trails, encountering a fascinating wilderness. Multi day riders are welcome if they wish to help and take care they horse with tucking, bathing during hot summer month.
Our horses are only ridden twice a week, with exception for a one week 140 km/ 80 miles journey every two month! The strenuous surrounding trail requires a lot of energy and calories. We enforce a holistic lifestyle, horses need to rest between the riding periods, so they recover in a large pasture with their mates, where they play, run, rest and enjoy free feed at their own terms, to stay healthy and happy.
Cross Country Trail Rides for adept, expecting a true outdoor adventure, equestrian will most likely find what they searched for:
Trail Rides Half Day:
Rise high above the desert, challenging and panoramic! Enjoy one night free accommodation/ simple breakfast at our guest room! Very scenic trail, exploring the Pacific Crest Trail with some challenges. This trail is for everyone with riding experience.
duration: 3-6 hours
Length: 12 miles/20 km
duration: 3 - 6 hours
Length: 14 km/ 8miles; 17 km/10miles; 20 km/ 12miles
costs: $175 / $195 /$210
Rise high above the desert, challenging and panoramic! Enjoy one night free accommodation/ simple breakfast at our guest room!more/weiterlesen
Very scenic trail, exploring the Pacific Crest Trail with some challenges. This trail is for everyone with riding experience.more/weiterlesen
Trail Rides Full Day:
duration: 6-8 hours
Blue Mountain Ridge Ride - Full Day Ride
Climb up on to 5900 feet and trot some winding high ridges along on the Pacific Crest Trail! This ride will take your breath away. Riders need to be fit.
Length: 27km/17 miles
Experienced, keen riders discovering the dramatic left alone nature in a forest and high desert .more/weiterlesen
Beginner/ Novice Customized Ranch Ridemore/weiterlesen
duration: 2 hour
Length: Two Hours
Ranch Ride for everyone who has horse riding experience. Ride winds through a challenging trail network on the ranch.more/weiterlesen
Length: 20 km
costs: $750 two People
Spectacular and very scenic ride trough Griffith Park with expansive views over the skyline of Los Angeles and the Pacific Ocean!more/weiterlesen
Trail Rides Multi Days:
duration: Three Riding Days, 4 Days/ 3 Nights
Length: 31 km
costs: $880 lodging / riding/$1100 lodging/ riding/ full catering
Experienced Riders explore scenic, adventurous trails while horse trekking mountains, desert and rock formationsmore/weiterlesen
duration: Six Day Ride
Length: 130 km/ 80 miles
costs: Own Catering $2200 / Full Catering $2.695
This riding journey offers fit and conditioned riders a unforgettable week on horseback. Our well conditioned performance horses will take riders on a adventurous expedition trough some remote and spectacular Southern California landscape surroundings.more/weiterlesen
duration: Eight Days
costs: $2960 two people own catering/ $ 3960 two people full catering
For Los Angeles Guests, which looking for STRESS RELIEF: We drive and you'll sight
Ride trough California's impeccable wilderness backdrops on one day, and visit spectacular Los Angeles next day! Our guided tours are not wishy- washy days. Fantastic combination; Best of Both!
duration: 5 Riding Days/5 Nights
costs: 1 rider $1.380
Scenic California Trail riding along remote mountain ridges and crossing deserts. Since our rides heading out on most days early during the morning hours, you' ll could visit Los Angeles, or the Pacific Ocean during the afternoon.more/weiterlesen