Drop-in dates: Dec. 4 and 18 at The Tack Trunk

Our drop-in dates this month are December 4 and December 18 from 10am to 4pm, rain or shine. No appointment necessary on drop-in dates! We’ll have a wide selection of gear and gifts for horses, dogs, and the people who love them. Gift wrapping is available at no additional charge. If you haven’t already, send…

New Seasonal Items at The Tack Trunk

The weather is turning and we’re stocking up on everything you and your herd need to stay warm and dry. Horse blankets in horse and pony sizes Dog coats from Kurgo Insulated riding breeches and gloves in adult and youth sizes EPI sweatshirts in adult and youth sizes We are continuing to add to our…

Sale! Oct 9 at The Tack Trunk

Get ready for winter with a new or lightly used blanket at a great price! We also carry horsekeeping supplies, boots and apparel, helmets, and gift items for horse lovers. Join us at The Tack Trunk on Saturday, October 9, from 9 AM to 3 PM for great deals on new and used tack, handmade…

Trail practice at the ranch

We have expanded our trail course recently and have been giving horses (and riders!) a break from the arena. Recently we grouped two green horses with four experienced horses and had a “trail day at home” for the two just starting under saddle.

The Tack Trunk: Grand Opening Event on Sept 12, 2021

Come by for apparel, boots, helmets, horsekeeping supplies, and new and used tack! Our grand opening event is Sunday, September 12, 8am to 3pm. We will have sale tables in the front arena in addition to the main store.

Mini-donks get creative with the trailer

Our miniature donkeys don’t trailer all that often, so we make a point to play with the trailer now and then to keep their confidence up. Here are some photos showing what pros they are.

Horsemanship and Emergency Preparedness

Recently, we put our emergency preparedness plan into action as a fire started just a few properties up the road. We got all the animals ready to go. Some go into our trailers and some are clipped to a long line so that one person can lead five horses at a time. Luckily for us,…

SOLD: “Austin” Family trail horse, Paint, Gelding, 15 years, 15.2 hh

“Austin” FAMILY TRAIL HORSE for sale, Paint, Gelding, 15 years old, 15.2 hands, 1100 pounds. Located in Penn Valley CA $9000 We want him to find a family that wants to trail ride and add a wonderful horse to their herd. Contact Erin 530-559-1602 YouTube video of Austin (Riding) YouTube video of Austin teaching a…

Mellow obstacle lesson before it gets too hot

Our Saturday group lesson played with precision obstacles in the shade of the covered arena this morning. We set up a water station where horses and humans could get a drink and a refreshing spray from the hose as needed. We set up puzzles that required thoughtful solutions, rather than a lot of physical exertion….

Much fun in Youth Summer Program

Our Youth Summer Program includes a variety of fun activities, on and off the horses. Here are a few pictures from this week’s camp. We’re halfway through the youth summer program — only three sessions left! Mondays July 12, 19, and 26. Learn more on the Youth Summer Program page. Contact us to reserve your…

The Tack Trunk is open for business

Our new tack store, The Tack Trunk, is open for business! We carry horsekeeping essentials such as fly masks, bell boots, grooming supplies, and blankets. For riders, we have breeches, helmets, paddock boots, and other apparel in youth and adult sizes. And of course, new and used tack! We also have EPI t-shirts in many…