Horseback Riding Vacation, Morro Bay and Los Osos, California

April 13th, 2011|

Beach Horseback Riding Vacation on California’s Central Coast

You won’t find a stable or ranch on the beaches of Morro Bay or Los Osos that offer horseback riding vacations. I’ll let you in on a secret. Jean Wyly of J & J Riding brings the horseback riding vacation experience to you. This former Fairbanks, Alaska resident […]

Horse Cart Ride through the Gap of Dunloe, Co Kerry, Ireland

January 26th, 2011|

Taking a Horse Cart through the Gap of Dunloe, Co Kerry, Ireland

One of the highlights of our recent trip to Ireland was not in the form of a horseback riding vacation. Instead, we took a Pony Trap ride through the Gap of Dunloe, near Killarney, Co Kerry, Ireland.

The Gap of Dunloe is one of the […]

Spring Creek Ranch Winter Horseback Riding Vacation, Jackson Hole, WY

November 3rd, 2010|

Winter Sleigh Ride at Spring Creek Ranch in Jackson Hole

If you hang out with horse lovers, you soon learn that our life revolves around horseback riding vacations. We can’t wait for our next horse fix. While some folks can’t wait to strap on ski boots and hit the ski slopes, equestrians reluctantly put away […]

Horseback Riding Vacation in Iceland

March 17th, 2010|


Horseback Riding Vacation and Farm Holiday in Magical Iceland

Imagine going on a horseback riding vacation at the top of the word! While I’ve not yet been to Iceland, it actually has ” continental divide techtonic plates” separating North America from Europe. It also offers blue glaciers, boiling hot water geysers and a moon-like landscape used […]

Cowboy Christmas Horseback Riding Vacation – Sisters, Oregon

December 13th, 2009|

Guest post by Merry Ann Moore, Sisters, OR


In one of the horseback riding vacation capitals of the Pacific Northwest, horsing around for the holidays has several meanings.

I live in Sisters, Oregon, a quaint western town at the intersection of high desert and the snowy Cascade Mountains, surrounded by Pacific Northwest national forestland.  It’s both a mecca […]

Black Stallion Winery – Napa Valley Horse Vacation

December 6th, 2009|

You won’t be able to take a horseback riding vacation in Napa, but I can tell you how to bring a horse gift package to you or your horse-crazy loved one.

I was recently in the Napa Valley for a wine country visit. While the Black Stallion Winery once housed the Silverado Horseman’s Center, the property has since […]