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After doing some research online for riding holidays I chose to do the 5 day horse trekking adventure at Running Horse Ranch in Lake Hughes, which promised an exciting and adventurous riding experience and it was.
After arriving and spending some time chatting about horses...More
While visiting California with my brother we wanted to do something different and we found, that the running horse ranch also offers ATV tours. It was a 2 hour ride and Daniela who’s also from Germany was so helpful and friendly, she took the tour...More
Thank your Daniella for providing me and my 3 grown-up children with a vacation we will never forget.
We travelled from Ireland in the hope of experiencing an authentic 'Western' experience and we certainly were not disappointed.
You are an excellent and generous hostess and...More
It’s all about love. Happy horses keep you safe! And they give you so much enjoyment.
Daniela and her daughter Ichella are great. Daniela is from Germany and they know their horses.
See tremendous love and passion and the horses when I talk to them....More
I rode with Daniella a year and a half ago for a half day desert ride in Antelope Valley. It was very enjoyable. On that trip I also did a mountain ride in Goleta and another trail ride in Oro Grande. Daniella’s was the best...More
I brought my 2 daughters here to celebrate my youngest's 12th birthday. It was exactly what we were looking for, very quiet and peaceful, beautiful mountains, and beautiful horses. A great escape from L.A.
You get a very personalized experience here. The owners treat you...More
Running Horse Ranch is perfect for experienced riders who want to explore the amazing scenery and challenges of riding in this part of California. As a distance rider traveling from North NJ, I wanted a unique yet fulfilling vacation experience and Daniela was able to...More
Where do I start? I arrived Friday night. Met Daniela and chatted quite a bit about our love of horses. Found out we share the same training philosophies which put me at ease as I got ready to meet Astaire. He was responsive and sweet...More
Our experience was really special. We had a 2 hour private ride catered tour riding experience. Most trail rides are hokey and not very challenging or interesting. We were introduced to the horses, learned their stories and were taught to get comfortable. Daniela has amazing...More
It is hard to describe what a wonderful experience it was to spend several hours with these horses. Daniela and her daughters have trained these amazing wild mustangs to be the most relaxed, responsive, and impressive horses we've ever had the pleasure to ride. Daniela...More