The following locations offer English and/or Western riding instruction (5+). Monthly leases for students who do not own a horse may be available. Most locations also offer parties and school-break camps. For referrals to therapeutic riding programs, visit www.socalequine.com under the “Health Care” tab.
Anaheim Equestrian Center Rancho del Rio Stable (714) 535-3510
1370 Sanderson Ave., Anaheim.
Country Trails and Riding School (714) 538-5860
Trail rides available. 1 Irvine Park Road, Orange
Huntington Beach Central Park Equestrian Center (714) 848-6565
Therapeutic riding, guided trail rides and horse-care clinics. 18381 Golden West St., Huntington Beach. www.hcpec.com
Orange County Fairgrounds (714) 708-1652
905 Arlington Ave., Costa Mesa
Serrano Creek Ranch Equestrian Center (949) 768-5891
Also offers an equine-therapy program and summer camps. 25200 Trabuco Road, Lake Forest. www.serranocreekranch.com