The Best Trail Rides in Guanacaste
Full Riding Packages and B&B options too.
The ranch is located on Route 155, in Guanacaste, Costa Rica, a short drive from our most popular Pacific Coast beaches of Conchal, Tamarindo and Flamingo. The ranch, with giant tropical trees, flowers, monkeys and birds, is a tropical oasis. Please note not all beaches allow horses because of the turtles or too many people. We will take you to beautiful beaches where riding is permitted.
You will love riding our well trained horses, a mix of the noble Spanish horses, known for their easy ride and great temperament not only on trail rides, but also in the typical fiestas Sunday horse parades called Topes. Many of our horses were born and trained on the ranch using Natural Horsemanship techniques. Western, English and McClellan saddles available. Lessons and training sessions available using a variety of horse.
TOURS and TRAIL RIDES: We offer a large variety of tours and cater to small groups of riders that want more than to just be taken for a ride. From private rides of one or two, to small groups up to 8, each will be given a personalized riding experience. TACK: Western, English and Costa Rican tack. Tours start at$66 and run from 1- 1/2 to 5 hours. Ask for a list of our tours with prices. Beach tour only at low tide. Weight limit 210lbs.
Tico Trail and Cantina Tour – Morning or afternoon tours through small towns, ranches and shaded back country trails with cantina stop
Natural History Tour – Learn about Guanacastes interesting natural world as you ride back road trails, ranches and through small villages.
Old Spanish Lunch Tour – Enjoy a two to three hour back country, ride with lunch en route along the Old Spanish Trail in the old cattle town of Tempate or Cartagena. Longer ride by arrangement.
Fiestas and Topes – Join local riders in a typical horse fiesta and Tope horse parade or just watch the Bulls and sample local food and drink
Forest to the Sea Tour - Start in a small village, ride through dry tropical forest to beautiful Pacific beaches of Guanacaste. Tours based on low tides.
TASTE OF GUANACASTE - Breakfast, Dinner and Lunch Tours - sample great food and culture
Combination Tours and lessons available. Longer Rides on the beautiful, remote Pacific Beaches
Weight limit 210 lbs. (call for special exceptions with experienced riders) Certified riding helmets available. Ask about our children's lessons or special events for non riders. Long pants and closed shoes recommended. Tours cancelled within 12 hours, $25 tacking fee.
Stay in our spacious suite or one bedroom furnished house. Air, high speed internet, cable, delicious meals and real Guanacaste hospitality awaits you. In addition, we have a one and two bedroom houses for families and small groups.
WE CAN HELP PLAN Other Activities:
Located minutes from the most popular Pacific
Beaches there is ample time to take advantage of beach activities, canopy tours, fishing, river floats, and more, or stay a night or two at the beach or mountain volcanos. On the ranch watch the Howler Monkeys feeding in the trees, and colorful tropical birds and flowers in our gardens while you enjoy a cup of Costa Rican coffee.