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Address: 1828 Cabrillo Highway N, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Phone Number: 650-726-9903
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Beautiful guided coastal trail and beach horseback rides on dramatic...

Beautiful guided coastal trail and beach horseback rides on dramatic Coastal Equestrian Trail and Half Moon Bay's Poplar Beach. Minimum riding age is 7 years old. All rides appropriate for first time, moderately experienced and very experienced riders. Reservations required. Barbecues available for groups of 10 people or more.

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We took the morning trail ride, which combines both a trail at the top of a bluff and also a descent and ride on the beach itself. I really enjoyed the scenery of the ride... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed September 20, 2015
Portland, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon
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302 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

We took the morning trail ride, which combines both a trail at the top of a bluff and also a descent and ride on the beach itself. I really enjoyed the scenery of the ride, especially a few section through the trees and being on the beach. This was also the only ride experience I could find in the area.... More 

2 Thank SnowyShasta
Santa Clara, California
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

I asked for a big horse and was so excited I almost cried when they brought out Tardy, a tall Morgan that was gentle and easy to ride. The staff was friendly and fun. Great experience. I only wish I lived closer and could visit more often. If you ride Tardy, tell him I said hi :)

Thank couchsurfing86
San Francisco, California
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

The animals seem to be well taken care of and loved. The ranch hands are very attentive and some volunteer there from nearby ranches just to be around the horses. There were more than enough guides to take care of our large group. We felt safe and well taken care of.

Thank Mazy_10
San Francisco, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

That's good as we were not planning to come back to ride at your place which is horrible. You should be ashamed of running a business like yours. My friend and I work for two large tech companies in SF and we will leave bad reviews online and directly to people.

Thank GaelleNi
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

The ride was very fun, the trail leaders were very friendly and the views were spectacular. We got an extra special bonus with whales breaching very close to the shore at the time of our ride! The only problem was we were combined with new riders and walked most of the time. The horse are trail riders and of course... More 

Thank bikerider2015
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

The horses are well cared for and in good shape. The guides are all gauchos from Latin America and clearly know their horses well. The owners were gracious and flexible (one in our party couldn't make it and they took care of it for us). Being on horseback on the nearly deserted beach is great! However, this program is clearly... More 

2 Thank JS2841
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

My daughter wanted to go horseback riding for her 15th birthday, so took her and my son (10yrs) to Seahorse Ranch. We had an amazing time; my husband couldn't join us so we decided to do the 1hr ride to try it out first. We had a blast! The horses we had were so tame and listened so well! Mine... More 

Thank Nora C
Carson City, Nevada
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

The guy that checks you in is the rudest person I have ever come in contact with!!!! He snapped at my 7 year old daughter! He told our family friend to stop mumbling while she was telling him her helmet size! (She just lost her mom to cancer and is very quiet after her loss). Flat out no respect!! I... More 

1 Thank cwhite1981
Sunnyvale, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Great horses and staff. The only hard part is the guides don't speak much English (Spanish is their dominant language). The ride was great and the scenery was so nice. We took the Early bird ride so the cost was low. Saw lots of birds and rabbits. The beach was so gorgeous and no one else was there but us.... More 

Thank Goldbird2015
San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

I don't know for what I paid $95, it was 2 hours and all this 2 hours was by step!!! May be it's ok for first time on a horse, but not for experienced rider. Never experienced anything more boring and frustrating. I purchased: 2 Hour Trail & Beach Ride Saturday, July 11 2015 @ 11:00am - 1:00pm Booking #1166542

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