Ride along deserted beaches and through ancient redwood forests on the back of a fit, well trained horse. Lari Shea’s Ricochet Ridge Ranch offers both group and private trail rides along Ten Mile Beach, across vast cattle and horse ranches overlooking the ocean and through majestic Redwood forests. California’s unique climate offers unmatched riding days year-round.
Horses are available for riders of any level, from the absolute beginner to the very advanced, both English and Western styles. Your horse and the pace of your ride will be carefully matched to your riding ability, assuring your safety and enjoyment. Experienced riders may canter for miles on spectacular trails during private rides.
Some of the Ricochet Ridge Ranch horses are equine athletes who have numerous wins and high placings in major endurance races, dressage and other competitive events. Others are suitable for folks who have never ridden before. Children 6 years of age and older are welcome to ride. Ricochet Ridge Ranch offers one and a half to four hour rides, and day-long, multiple day and week-long riding adventures. Read articles and reviews on our website, and watch excerpts from “Best of America by Horseback” and “Bay Area Back Roads” television shows!