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Address: 1828 Cabrillo Highway N, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Phone Number: 650-726-9903
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Description: 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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Expensive but fun!

My 10 year-old daughter insisted on going on this "adventure". I was not feeling well and was a bit skeptical, but to be honest I had a good time and felt better afterward... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 26, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were traveling through Half Moon Bay on a 6 month honeymoon road trip trip to Alaska and back. We are looking for fun and unique things to do in each place we visit, and this was one we stumbled upon! We did the Early Bird Special, and it was absolutely worth the early alarm to enjoy... More 

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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Worth the 45 minute from San Francisco to take an 1 1/2 hour trail and beach ride. The ride along the cliff and on the beach is stunning. The guide was very helpful and courteous. It was well worth the $80 fee per person. We went on a weekday afternoon and were the only ones on the ride.

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Grass Valley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

We had the Best day on horseback. We did the 1 1/2 hour ride and would go again. The horse's were great the guides fantastic. Check in was very easy as well.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

My 10 year-old daughter insisted on going on this "adventure". I was not feeling well and was a bit skeptical, but to be honest I had a good time and felt better afterward. Riding the horse on the beach and going through some trails which consisted of natural tunnels and going over the creek was especially fun. I guess that's... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Very nice people run this small ranch...from the office to the guides. The trips are 1.5 or 2 hours and go along the coast and down to the beach. Incredible views and an overall great experience. Very nice way to spend a few hours on the coast whether bay area local or visiting.

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Walnut Creek, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

1.5 hour trail to the beach was the best horse back riding trail I've ever been on, the view/scenery can't be beat. Lovely and peaceful. Biggest issue was the check in time, which was significantly longer than any other place I've been. Once you get past that, it's a great experience. I wish they would consider other ways of checking... More 

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Fresno, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

If your in Half Moon Bay and don't visit the Sea Horse Ranch you will be missing out on one of the best things to do in the area. The whole experience was amazing from the minute we got there till the minute we left, from the property to the ride, even the staff was just great! Go for the... More 

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Redwood City, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

My daughter and I had an 11 a.m. reservation and showed up 20 minutes early to check in, like the website recommended. There was only one person (a woman) checking everyone in, and it took her 35 minutes to finally get to us, while we all stood out there in that hot sun. Once we started the ride though, the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

As a long-time Half Moon Bay native, I can vouch that these horses are not treated well. No local would be caught dead using this service. To stop the horse abuse, visitors from out of town need to utilize other adventures in Half Moon Bay. We have many hiking trails, great eating spots, and beach activities that do not encourage... More 

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Lorton VA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

We went on the 8 AM ride, which is not only a great value, but the horses were very fresh and eager to go out. Nice trail with plenty of challenges. The guide was friendly and knew the horses and their habits, so we were all paired well. The ranch keeps a large herd so I would expect great quality... More 

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