great riding lessons
a great place to take lessons! we highly recommend Peppertree!A very friendly environment and super knowledgeable.
Good owners board here... Bad ones leave...
The type of people that love this ranch are the type that get their horse out of the stall once in a while and enjoy having other boarders to ride with. They often have their horses feet trimmed or shod. Once or twice a year they get there horses vaccinations and de-worming. Heck most of them even pay the board on their horse. Sadly, Bad horse owners love it there to. They run up a huge board bill and leave without paying. Other people will groom their horse for them when it's mane get matted and coat has rain rot. They can even get good horse people to ride and train their horse for free out of pity for the horse. Then, when their board bill is three times as high as the value of their...
Highest possible recommendation
I've been at LionHeart Ranch for five years. I have been a boarder at many facilities over the years and I have always been impressed by the quality of care offered at LionHeart. The facilities are amazing, always incredibly clean and SO peaceful, the minute you drive in the gates you feel the tranquility of the ranch and so do all the dogs and horses. My horse, who used to have behavioral issues, has been so happy and peaceful from almost the minute I moved him there. The footing in the arenas and turnouts are better than most in the area, and the customized, dedicated care of the manager and the owner's staff is by far the best and most reliable I've ever encountered. They take care...
Highlight of My Vacation
This was the second trail ride we've taken with our 2 kids. My son is 7, and my daughter is 10. The rate of $35 for an hour-long ride is a great deal, and this ride blew away the one we took in the Santa Monica mountains. The scenery was so beautiful, and everyone we know will hear about Marshall Canyon. The guides were awesome, and very friendly. Perfect day, and the highlight of my week off of work.
experienced training and lesson horses
Mellanie Thomas has a terrific lesson program and safe, seasoned lesson horses. All in an affordable program.