SAN DIEGO Beach Rides 
& Horse REntals

Here at San Diego Beach Rides we offer guided beach and trail rides on horseback on the only beach in San Diego where you can ride a horse! 

Located near Imperial Beach our rides tour the Tijuana River Valley Nature Preserve.  Enjoy the best of surf and turf on horse back!  Please call us at the number below to schedule any of these services. Please don’t be confused by our competitors we are the one and only San Diego Beach Rides formerly known as Happy Trails!, we are located at 2180 Monument Road in San Diego, CA. 

Please remember we offer photography packages with any of our rides for an additional rate. 

Proposal rides are common as well please contact us to set up your own customized experience. 

Open 7 days a week from 9 am until dusk!


Sea Shore Ride

$90/ rider approx. 2 hrs

(spend approx. half hour on the beach)

$125/ rider approx. 3 hrs

(spend approx. 1-1.5 hours on the beach)

Come and ride down sandy white beaches with the waves lapping at your horses feet.  Our beach ride experience takes you through the flowering trails out to the southernmost beach in California, ride right up to the border fence.  Dolphins, pelicans, seals and endangered birds can sometimes be seen on this beautiful stretch of beach.


Riverbed Ride

Ride through the Tijuana River Valley! White sands and tree lined trails await you.  Nasturtium flowers and bamboo like plants surround you and create canopies over you as you ride down the river bed.

$45/ rider

approximately 1 hr


Swim Adventure

Have you ever wanted to take a  horse in the water? Our swim adventure rides allow you to take your horse into the water up to their chests.  Plan on getting wet! This ride includes lunch on the beach after you swim!

$150/ rider

approximately 3 hrs


Duck Pond Ride

Ride to the beautiful duck filled ponds in the Tijuana River Valley.  The ride begins in the river bed and continues through the canopy trails to the hills.  Ride up and down sand dunes and see the ducks!

$70/ rider

approximately 1.5 hrs


Estuary Ride

The Tijuana RIver Valley Estuarine Reserve is a beautiful ride through river beds, duck ponds and then to the glorious wide open marsh lands.  Fish jump straight out of the water.

$90/ rider

approximately 2 hrs


Top of the World Ride

Ride to the southern most part of California atop the grand mesa.  Views as far as the eye can see, on a clear day see all the way to Coronado Island and beyond.

$100/ rider

approximately 2 hrs 15 min


Sunset Rides

Enjoy our sunset ride which includes surf and turf.  Experience the sun setting on the trail while you ride!

Must arrive at 2:45

$100/ rider

approximately 2 hrs 15 min


For those looking for a more private tour see our trail and beach adventures below...

Moonlight Trail Ride!

Ride Atop the Grand Mesa along with campfire and s’mores.

Includes delicious BBQ dinner!

$75 per rider

Saturday Feb 15 , 2014

Sunday Feb 16, 2014

4:30  p.m.

Call us today for your Valentines Day reservations

and gift cards!