Horse Lover’s Country


An equestrian paradise, the Rancho Santa Fe area offers a multitude of opportunities-from thoroughbred racing at the Del Mar Race Track to trail riding and polo. Both the Covenant and Fairbanks Ranch offer equestrian centers with access to 45 miles of bridle paths, while the Rancho Santa Fe Polo Club organizes matches from October to May. For competitors, the Del Mar Fairgrounds offers a variety of equestrian events, including a course for eventers. Some of the nation’s finest trainers and competitors in jumping, eventing, saddlebred, dressage and western events plus breed trainers are nearby.