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Where To Go Horseback Riding in Los Angeles


Time for an adventure. Let’s get out into the wild and saddle up. Los Angeles is home to many urban equestrian communities located in the area surrounding what is now Griffith Park, Burbank, and Glendale. Only miles away from your Qwil Apartment, what could be more Hollywood than galloping through the Hollywood Hills, kicking up sand on the beach, or riding a horse into the sunset under the Hollywood sign? 

Here’s our insider guide to the best horseback riding in LA, just a short drive from Qwil Luxury Apartments. Many facilities also offer riding lessons and trail rides. 

Horseback Riding LA | Near Qwil Apartment

Sunset Ranch Hollywood 

3400 N Beachwood Dr. Los Angeles, CA 90068

Just minutes from your Qwil Apartment, located on Hollywood Boulevard, Sunset Ranch Hollywood boasts some of the best views in town. Trail rides include an inspiring two hour evening tour with unbeatable views of all of Los Angeles; a one hour ride up in the Hollywood Hills where you’ll see the Hollywood Sign and views of the LA Basin; and a two-hour tour, where you’ll ride to the top of Mount Hollywood for a 360-degree view of Los Angeles, including the Hollywood Sign, the ocean, and the valleys. We recommend surprising your love with a ride into the sunset or a memorable family adventure. 

Where To Go Horseback Riding in Los Angeles

Los Angeles Horseback Riding

2623 Old Topanga Canyon Rd. Topanga, CA 90290

Established in 1996, the Los Angeles Horseback Riding ranch is beautifully situated at the top ridge of the Santa Monica Mountains which connects Topanga and Malibu. Located just minutes from Santa Monica, Pacific Palisades, and Malibu, you’ll be able to see 80 miles out from the top of the trails, with breathtaking views in every direction. Packages include Sunset Rides, Moonlight Rides, Ocean Views, Morning Rides, and Romantic Rides. After your ride, stop for a relaxing lunch in Malibu. You will not be disappointed. 

Los Angeles Equestrian Center

480 Riverside Dr. Burbank, CA 91506

In a quiet secluded area, the Los Angeles Equestrian Center is a 75-acre world-class horse show complex situated in the heart of Griffith Park. The property is home to more than 200 horse boarders with over 500 boarding stalls, 17 horse trainers, a tack shop, and an equestrian gift shop. The facility has hosted countless film location shoots and the barn has been featured in many major films and TV shows. Are you looking to sign your children up for lessons? Luckily the Los Angeles Equestrian Center is only 8 miles from your Qwil Apartment. 

A trail ride or a riding lesson is a great way to enjoy the great outdoors, take in gorgeous views of Los Angeles, get exercise, and try something new! Enjoy!