Monthly Archives: July 2015

Carmel Valley Ranch Equine Perspective

2017-06-27T11:44:41+00:00 July 22nd, 2015|Equestrian Lodging, Horse Ranches & Equestrian Centers|

“Horses are good mirrors. They allow us to see reflections of ourselves and our behavior. Unlike people, horses don’t stay in uncomfortable relationships. They either walk away or lean in,” said Jill Rivoli founder of New Perspectives, an Equine Perspective workshop offered through Carmel Valley Ranch in Carmel, California. I had the opportunity to join [...]

Trail Rides at Carmel Valley Ranch

2017-06-27T11:44:41+00:00 July 15th, 2015|Horse Ranches & Equestrian Centers|

Before there were beautifully manicured mounds of lavender swaying in the breeze, there were cows grazing beneath Coastal Live Oak trees strewn with Lace Lichen. Cowboys looked after their herds of cattle and cow dogs trotted alongside the horses while keeping stray calves in sight. Today, you may not see the cattle, but meander past [...]

Lake Tahoe Horseback Riding

2017-06-27T11:44:41+00:00 July 7th, 2015|Horse Ranches & Equestrian Centers|

I consider Lake Tahoe a popular California playground, open year round to the young and old. One of my favorite activities to do in the high sierras is horseback riding. I'm not the only one that enjoys exploring the Tahoe National Forest from the back of a horse. Alpine Meadows Stables offers experienced guides and [...]

Romp Across Ecuador

2017-06-27T11:44:42+00:00 July 1st, 2015|Equestrian Lodging, Equestrian Travel Deals|

Have you ever dreamed of galloping across the top of the world beneath the bluest of skies plumped with billowing clouds? Imagine green and gold spires poking through those clouds and a wild wind whipping your spirits as you canter on with a racing heart. Now, breathe in crystalline air as you fall in sync [...]