All riders must be aware of the following information to ensure they are prepared for the day of your ride.
Riders must be at least 12 years of age.
We have horses that can accommodate riders of most sizes. Riders need to be able to fit comfortably into the saddle. Each rider must be able to mount and dismount safely. Riders maximum weight must be under 225lbs.
Purses, backpacks and other large items cannot be carried on the horse as they may restrict your ability to ride. Phones, water bottles, etc. can be carried in a small saddle bag provided on your saddle.
Long Pants and closed-toe shoes with a defined heel are required for all riders.
Boots will be available to rent for $5.00 a pair.
Gratuities are gladly excepted.
A Release of Liability form must be signed for all riders. Children under 18 must have an adult sign for them.
All riders under 18 are required to wear a horseback riding helmet (provided free of charge). Adult riders have the option.
Reservations are required for all rides.
Please be aware when making a reservation that we are guaranteeing that we will have horses and a guide available for your ride. For this reason, we require 24 hours to cancel or reschedule your ride.
Riders must arrive 15-20 minutes prior to your ride so we have time to match riders with a horse, provide riding instruction and fit riders to saddles.
All rides leave on time. Late arrivals will not receive refunds and will not be rescheduled.
You may book and pay online. If you choose to pay in cash or need to use more than one payment method on the day of the ride, a valid credit card is required to hold the reservation and will be charged if you cancel without 24-hours notice.
Cancellations or Rescheduling
Cancellations or rescheduling can be done up to 24 hours before the ride. Cancellations made at least 24 hours before the ride will receive a full refund.
There are circumstances beyond our control that may require us to cancel a tour. If this happens, we will notify all reservations as soon as possible. We will work with you to reschedule the ride or provide a full refund.
Our guides are knowledgeable and experienced, friendly and can assist you in any way to make your ride an enjoyable, unforgettable experience!
We have horses suitable for all levels of riders, first time riders are always welcome!
Sonoma Valley Trail Rides accepts all major credit cards and cash. Credit cards are requested to hold a reservation. See Our Rides for details on pricing.