Greenhorn Creek Guest Ranch
2116 Greenhorn Ranch Rd.
10 miles east of Quincy
(530) 283-0930 or
Beginning through advanced trail rides for adults and kids, pony rides, wagon rides, guest rodeos, ride-in cookouts, bonfire sing-alongs, roping practice, "cowgirl bootcamp." Equine Guided Leadership workshops available April - October. Trail rides available in daily, weekly, weekend ranch stay packages and separately. Available for special and group events. Reservations required. Hourly rides available spring through fall.
Gold Lake Stables
7000 Gold Lake Road
Lakes Basin Recreation Area
One hour, two & 1/2 hour, half-day and all day trail rides with scenic views. Overnight backcountry pack trips, including fishing, hiking, and photography; all expense trips and drop camps. Seasonal, July through October.
One hour and one & 1/2 hour family horseback trail rides. Horseback riding lessons and children's horsemanship camps. Horse boarding. Seasonal, June through September.
Drakesbad Guest Ranch
End of Warner Valley Rd.
Located within Lassen Volcanic National Park. Rides from 45 minutes to eight hours to hydrothermal sites. Lunches, pony rides available. Hiking, fishing, massages, wildlife viewing, and swimming in hydrothermal pool. Full meal service. Reservations recommended. Open first weekend of June through mid-October.
44801 Hwy 36
Horse boarding for guests staying at St. Bernard Lodge. Close to hundred's of miles of riding trails. Plenty of parking for horse trailers.
Giddy-up-and-Go Sleigh and Carriage Service
Draft horse-drawn carriages, draft horse parties, trolley and sleigh rides, hay rides, wedding carriage, Santa/sleigh delivery, on-site or come to you. Children's pony parties, portable petting zoo, driving lessons and horse hauling. Available for special events. Reservations required. Open year-round.
Horses Unlimited, Inc.
P.O. Box 30194
Cromberg, CA 96103
Horseback riding for the handicapped. Lessons and events for physically, mentally or learning disabled children, adults, and their families
New England Ranch
2571 Quincy Junction Rd
Horse boarding and trail rides with your own horse (guided or unguided) on 88-acre working ranch. Horse camp, ranch tours, training clinics. Open year-round.
Pitchfork Cattle Company
92433 Hwy 70, Vinton
Hay rides on wagon pulled by draft horses on working cattle ranch. Barbecue dinner rides, sleigh rides. Fri-Sun only. Reservations and group minimum required. Available for special events. Open year-round.
Plumas Pines Riding Stables
3000 Almanor Dr. West
Lake Almanor 96137
One hour, to 90 minute trail rides, pony rides. Overnight trips, pack trips. Open Memorial Day through Labor Day.
39285 Hwy. 70, two miles north of Quincy
Riding lessons, trail rides, children's pony parties, overnight pack trips, wagon cookouts, full service facility camp for special events. Boarding and training. Reservations required. Open year-round.
Red's Meadow Ranch
1850 "C" Road
Easy access through Clio
Trail rides, half day rides, pack charters, boarding, horse shoeing, drop camps, hunting-fishing tours, Horse training and rider instruction. Open year-round.
2651 River Dance Rd., two miles west of Quincy off Bucks Lake Road
(530) 249-3280 or email
English riding instruction, daily and weekly boarding. Open year-round.