Equestrian Center / Horse Ranch offering: Horse Summer Camps, Riding Lessons, Trail Rides, Horse Back Rides, | East Bay, Walnut Creek, CA

Come Ride with Us 
A Ride for the Whole Family!
Denny Kruick, our instructor gives a lesson in "rollbacks" to our regular, 
Patricia Jackson.  Good job Patricia!  Pat's granddaughters are taking lessons 
with our staff and doing great.

Riding Lessons for the Entire Family!


Tiny Riders Individual Instruction Program

Lessons are available for children 3 to 6 years old on our ponies and older horses. This class (there is 1 instructor per horse and child) is limited to available horses and handlers. Cost is $50 per half hour. 5 half hour lessons for $200.


English and Western riding lessons available.
Also Trail lessons. Call for information

Your child can be part of our team!  

Our apprentices are pre-teen starting at 9 1/2 to 15 years old.  They take regular lessons and work around the ranch following the instruction of a senior instructor.

 Girl Scout Rides and approved horsemanship sessions Available
We're registered with approved insurance requirements with the Girl Scouts of the San Francisco Bay Area and Sonoma County. Special group rates for a required
2-hour session are $70 per scout. Each session is completed in either of our arenas.

Our apprentice showing her skills at the Heather Farms Horse Show

Group lessons are a great way to improve riding.  
Gift Certificates available. 

Private Lesson: • $80 for one hour

• Private Lesson Packages for six years old to adult. One hour private, one on one = $80 per hour
*Buy 4 Private Lessons to Receive a 5th Free
A $400 value for only $320.
Lessons scheduled by appointment

Dressage Lessons by
David Ventura
David Ventura
Every Thursday from 9 to 4

$70 for 45 minutes
Group (2 to 4 riders) $40 each

Buy a gift

of horseback riding

 Great for Birthdays, Mother's Day, Father's day or just to say: "I love you."

Adult/teens fun:

2 hour Class

for $100 or set of 4 for $320


Classes every Sunday from 9 to 12


Gift certificates available all year.  Say "I love you" to your favorite child or friend and watch their  eyes light up with anticipation of a great adventure.

Castle Rock Arabians offers private and group lessons for adults and children from certified horse riding instructors that are patient, kind, and friendly. Contact our horse ranch and equestrian center for details about available discount rates for groups.

Whether you are a beginner just learning to walk, trot, and canter or an advanced rider who wishes to improve your equitation, we can help you enjoy horses and develop your skills. Adult reentry students will review the basics with a competent instructor and then have an opportunity to take a trail ride as one of their lessons.

Young riders (ages 6 to 8) group of four riders for 1 1/2 hour session that includes riding, catching, leading and saddling their own horse. Emphasis on being safe around horses and elements of safe riding habits. Horses selected to fit size of rider. $75 per session. 5 sessions: $300. Save $75. We recommend taking all 5 classes for best results.

No matter your kid's age, count on our senior horse riding instructors to keep him or her safe. Our CHA-certified instructors have championship titles in regional and national competitions, so they know how to provide a safe environment for kids 

We have a great Apprentice program for 9 1/2 years and up

Castle Rock has provided a place for kids to grow up on horseback for over 40 years.  Learning to ride well is simply put:- Riding More!  Our nation was founded on horseback and we want to bring children back to the basics of understanding these animals and experiencing a ranch environment.  We offer a variety of disciplines from Horse Shows, Drill Teams, and trail riding. 
We teach children how to manage their horses under all these conditions.

For Apprentice Information Click Here


Customer Comment: "My daughter has a wonderful time, likes that she has a choice of\horses to choose from,
and the instructors and helpful and friendly."

                                                                                                                           Dinah Mcfarlane



Don't see what you are looking for here?  Call us and we will work out a special program for you.