Can I ride a horse in San Francisco? Horses are now available at the Equitation Field on Chain of Lakes Drive, in Golden Gate Park, and a guide takes riders on a trip through the park trails. Before the trail ride begins, there is a 15 minute lesson on how to ride and control your horse.
How much should a horse ride cost? In general, private horseback lessons in USA cost $85 on average while it is $65 for group lessons. As we said, horseback riding costs in the USA depend on the state and city a lot. And we all know that horseback riding is not only for big cities, actually it is a lot more fun in the countryside for many people.
How long does the Pacific Crest trail take on horseback? If I averaged 25 to 30 miles a day with one or two “zero” days a week, I could cover the distance in about four months. I planned to ride my mare, Shyla, and use her grown colt, Takoda, as a pack horse. I knew Southern California presented difficulties with water, but we would be close to my home near Los Angeles.
Is there horseback riding in California? California offers gorgeous, diverse scenery for horseback riding, including sandy beaches, redwood forests, and urban parks. There are some incredible national and state parks in the state as well that you can enjoy on horseback — the best way to enjoy the outdoors in our opinion.