All riders must be aware of the following information to ensure they are prepared for the day of your ride.
A Release of Liability form must be signed for all riders. Children under 18 must have an adult sign for them.
Upon booking, a confirmation email will be sent to you with a printable version. Please print, sign and bring to your ride. If you do not bring the waiver with you, we can provide one for you prior to the ride.
All riders must be at least 12 years old to Trail Ride. NO EXCEPTIONS!
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 toed shoes are recommended for all riders.
Boots will be available to rent for $5.00 a pair.
Gratuities are gladly excepted.
All riders under 18 are required to wear a horseback riding helmet (provided free of charge). Adult riders have the option.
Reservations with Sonoma Valley Trail Rides are required for all Trail 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.
You will be required to arrive 10 minutes prior to your ride for instructions.
All rides leave on time. Without 24 hours notice if you do not arrive for your scheduled ride time your credit card will be charged 100% of the ride value. There are no exceptions.
Same day cancellations will be charged 100% of your ride value.
For reservations, a valid credit card is required for pre-authorization and full payment by credit card upon booking if you decide to pay in cash, we must hold a card on file in which we will not run.
If you pay at the trailhead in cash you will receive a 5% discount.
Cancellations can be made up until 24 hours before your ride.
Reservations without a valid credit card can be made over the phone for rides only on the day of your ride and will be based on our availability.
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 Ride Locations for details on pricing.