Brooks Stable offers an array of services for anyone who wants to
enjoy the park in the company of horses. Bring your own horses or use
we can help you have the time of your life riding the trails of Point
Call 415-663-1570 Daily from 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Our guided trail
rides are a wonderful way to explore and enjoy your national park. We
offer 1, 2, and 3 hour rides, and an all-day ride. Trail rides are
subject to weather and trail conditions. For safety reasons, all rides
are tailored to accomodate the lowest riding ability level in any
grouping of riders
Reservations are suggested, and must be canceled 2 hours before your
scheduled ride departure time to avoid a 50% cancellation charge.
Parties of six or more require a 50% deposit and must cancel 24 hours
All prices subject to an annual review. The price effective at the time
that you make your reservation will be the fee that you are charged.
$35.00 minimum charge.
Stewart Trail, approx. 1 hour
$40.00 per person
Departs each hour,
on the hour
relaxing, slow paced ride through pasture, along the crest of a small
ridge to a shady wooded trail. This ride is especially good for
beginners and youngsters.
Fir Top Trail, approx. 2 hours
$60.00 per person
Departs at 9:00AM, 12:00PM
and 3:00PM during summer
Departs at 9:00AM, 12:00PM and 2:00PM during winter
Our most popular ride, we will climb up to the
Inverness ridge, about 1300 feet, passing a osprey nest. You will view
the Olema valley as you pass through bay wood groves, ride among moss
covered towering Douglas fir trees that reveal peeks of the pacific
ocean to the west. The trail then drops down into the serenity of birch
and alder forest along peaceful Olema creek.
Departs at 10:00AM and
2:00PM during summer season
Departs at 10:00AM and 1:00PM during winter Minimum of four riders required
This ride is a good
choice for those riders who want to experience the wilderness quality
of the park. We will travel through woods of oak, Douglas fir and
huckleberry (yum!), see five types of ferns and other members of the
plant and animal community of Point Reyes. As we climbover the ridge we
will see a stunning panoramic view of the rugged pacific coast and
Wildcat Beach Ride, approx. 6 hours
$180.00 per person
Departs at 10:00AM Minimum of five riders required
Ride of your dreams! Climb through the forest over the Inverness ridge
where the Farallon Islands point out the way to Wildcat beach. Here we
will break for lunch (bring your own ) before heading down one of the
most beautiful, remote white sand beaches in California to spectacular
Alamere Falls. This is an experience you will treasure for a lifetime.
Private rides are ideal for those
who desire a more personal setting
such as celebrating birthdays, anniversaries or honeymoons. They are
by more experienced riders, as we can better tailor the ride to your
of horsemanship. They are also utilized by those who desire to depart
a custom time rather than at one of our regular departures. Our
guide will show you the way. A private ride makes a unique and special
trail ride, $50.00 per person
Private Fir Top
trail ride, $80.00 per person
Private Glen trail
ride, $140.00 per person
Beach ride, $240.00 per person
offer a private picnic ride. The excursion lasts over 2-1/2 hours,
including a break for a picnic lunch we prepared for you at a
delightful meadow atop the Inverness ridge. $130.00 per person
horses and ponies take your young Buckaroos and Buckarettes on a
hand-led ride around the
Five Brooks pond where we will see a variety
of Point Reyes wildlife, such as the Western Pond turtle,
Heron, and California Quail.
For $250.00 per Month enjoy unlimited riding on
weekdays with the horse of your choice from our stable. We cover all
the expenses and provide the tack so that you can have all the fun of
having your own horse without the investment.
(certain restrictions apply)
Boarding is available for long or
short term stays at Five Brooks Stable. All board includes Oat and
Alfalfa hay fed twice a day, daily mucking out of stall or paddock, and
24 hour a day on site personnel to keep a eye on your horse. The tack
room and sand arena are available for your use.
Paddock - $280.00 per horse (Includes
cleaning and feed)
Stall - $320.00 per horse (Includes bedding, cleaning and feed)
Paddock - $30.00 per horse (Includes
cleaning and feed)
Stall - $40.00 per horse (Includes bedding, cleaning and feed)
Boarded Horse Care Services
We offer a full range of
services to support our
Basic Grooming - $10.00
Includes curry combing, brushing, hoof
cleaning, and hoof treatment
Basic plus bathing - $25.00
Includes the basic grooming plus a
shampoo and rinse
The Works - $40.00
Includes all of the above and coat
conditioner, mane and tail comb-out,
and clipping of bridle notch, fetlocks and wiseacres (if desired)
Custom Feeding - $2.00 per day plus feed cost
Your Horse will receive extra feed
according to your instructions.
Exercise - $20.00 per half hour
Your horse is exercised by one of our
handlers on a halter and lunge
Exercise under saddle - $40.00 per hour
Your horse will be given basic grooming
and saddled. A trainer is specifically
to your horse to exercise under saddle in the manner that you request.
Training - $50.00 per hour
In depth training
available for your horse in Dressage, Hunt seat, and Western style
or in Harness.
for our Boarders and Guided Trail Riders
Boarders or guided trail riders
can take advantage of Riding lessons that are available for anyone who
wants to get a good foundation in horsemanship. They offer an
opportunity for more experienced riders to brush up on their skills.
First time trail riders, who desire a more thorough understanding of
our equine friends, are also welcome. Dressage, Hunt seat, and Western
pleasure style Riding lessons: $60.00 per hour. Save on a package of
ten lessons: $550.00.
We can customize
and arrange a special event for your group that is tailored to your
specific needs. Have your birthday party or special event with us! Hay
wagon, Trail, and Pony rides make a memorable occasion for all ages.
Contact us to arrange the details.
the horse enthusiast in your life a treasured experience from Five
Brooks Stable. For example, Give " A wondrous day for John and Susan
exploring Wildcat beach on horseback", or "A Stewart trail ride for the
whole Davis family", or "A birthday party for Becky at Five Brooks
Stable with Pony rides for all!" Or a special gift certificate for that
special someone with a $100.00 value that can be redeemed in a variety
of ways. The possibilities are vast, just let us know how we can make
your gift special.