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Lead Around

Lil' Riders

Lead Around

For your child’s first time in the saddle, start with a gentle lead around, where wranglers will walk them on horseback around the barnyard. Your kiddo will get to experience the feel of being on horseback in a safe and easy way. This activity is available daily at 10:00am, 1:00pm, and 3:00pm.


  • Complimentary | For kids under 7
  • Little ones will get a feel for being on horseback
  • Call the Ranch Concierge to book a time or lesson about instructional trail rides for more adventurous lil’ riders (805) 686-7700
  • Helmets are provided and required for riders under 18yrs
At a Glance
  • Advance reservations are required
  • A wrangler is with your child at all times
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The spirit of adventure.

At Alisal Ranch, we start each day with an unrelenting curiosity—and we invite you to do the same. There’s no better place to connect with the passionate, pioneering spirit, or to spend meaningful moments with friends and family. Take the road less traveled, breathe a little deeper, feel the power of nature, and dream under the stars.

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