Horse Ranches For Sale in California, Horse Property For Sale in CA

Horse Ranches For Sale in California

Horse Ranches & Equestrian Properties of California

imgFrom the rolling hills of wine country to the sandy beaches of the coast, California provides a variety of competitive horse facilities, equestrian estates, and peaceful hobby farms. 

With a population of over 39 million people, it is the most populous state in the United States. Additionally, California boasts a thriving economy, ranking as the fifth-largest in the world if it were an independent country. The state’s GDP is estimated to be around $3.8 trillion, driven by diverse industries such as technology, entertainment, agriculture, and tourism.

California is host to several renowned horse shows that attract participants and spectators from around the world. One of the most prestigious events is the Del Mar National Horse Show, held in Del Mar, California. This multi-week show features a variety of equestrian disciplines, including hunter/jumper, dressage, and western riding, and draws top competitors from across the country. The Western States Horse Expo, held in Sacramento, is a popular event that celebrates all aspects of horsemanship, featuring demonstrations, clinics, and a trade show as well.

California is renowned for its vibrant thoroughbred horse racing industry too. The state is home to several prestigious racetracks, including Santa Anita ParkDel Mar Racetrack, and Golden Gate Fields. These venues host thrilling races that attract top jockeys, trainers, and horses from around the world. California racetracks, such as the Santa Anita Derby and the Pacific Classic, provide an exciting and memorable experience for racing enthusiasts and spectators alike.

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  California in Numbers:
img Horse Population: 700,000 horses   Including: 152,000 Thoroughbreds 184,000 Quarter Horses
img Total Economic Impact: $ 7 billion
img Population: 39,000,000
img Land area: 155,959 sq. miles
img Capital: Sacramento
img Counties: 58
img Highest Point: Mt. Whitney at 14,494 feet, in the county of Inyo-Tulare
img Lowest Point: Death Valley at -282 feet, located in the county of Inyo


  • Los Angeles:  3,769,485
  • San Diego: 1,374,076
  • San Jose: 930,862
  • San Francisco: 715,717
  • Fresno: 549,242
Horse Property for sale.
Equestian Estate with 8 Stall Barn, beautiful farmhouse home and commercial shop

Petaluma, Sonoma County, California

Originally built in 1919 and expanded in the early 2000s, this three-bedroom, 2.5 bath home boasts a formal living room with a fireplace, a dining room, a den/office, and a gourmet chef's kitchen overlooking a spacious family room with a gas insert fireplace. Upstairs, the primary ensuite bedroom offers breathtaking views and a luxurious bathroom with a jacuzzi bathtub. The property features stunning wood floors, a wrap-around covered porch, outdoor eating areas, and a tempting swin spa.

Julie Mendonca , Corcoran Icon Properties

2.55 ACRES
3444 SQ FT


Sold Oct 2023

Horse Property for sale.
Ortega Mountain Ranch~ 10 Minutes to San Juan Capistrano

Ortega Mountain, Riverside County, California

Welcome to your San Juan Capistrano adobe oasis! This exquisite 5 bedroom and 6 bath plus den ranch property perfectly embodies the essence of a bygone era, seamlessly blending timeless charm with modern luxury. Situated on a sprawling, flat lot within a family-centered community, this exceptional property offers a haven of tranquility while being just a stone's throw away from the sun-soaked beaches of OC and San Juan Capistrano’s finest. Step into a world of designer finishes that grace every corner of this meticulously crafted residence. The attention to detail is evident in every aspect, from the stunning hardwood floors that flow throughout to the elegantly appointed fixtures that adorn each room. The heart of the home is a chef's delight, boasting designer appliances that elevate culinary experiences to an art form. Indulge in leisurely afternoons by the sparkling pool, embraced by the lush landscaping that envelopes the property. Your dreams of outdoor entertainment become reality as you host gatherings under the warm California sun. The finished basement, a southern California rarity, features a home theater and a private gym. For the equestrian enthusiast, this property presents an ideal opportunity. The flat lot is a canvas for creating an equestrian paradise, with its 4-stall barn and ample space for riding. The adjacent guest house offers a comfortable retreat for friends and family, ensuring that cherished memories are made together. The charm of a farmhouse meets the convenience of modern living with a well-appointed mudroom that keeps the hustle and bustle at bay. The primary bedroom and bathroom exemplify the home’s move-in ready status, which means you can start enjoying the coveted Southern California lifestyle without delay. Experience the allure of a community that embraces the values of togetherness and serenity. While you bask in the peaceful ambiance of your ranch, the vibrant energy of Orange County's beaches, shops, and dining destinations are just a short drive away. This property is not just a home—it's an embodiment of dreams, where the past and present coexist harmoniously. Don't miss your chance to own a piece of Southern California paradise that transcends time.

Bobby Theodossis , Bullock Russell Real Estate Services

2.85 ACRES
Horse Property for sale.
Buildable Land Parcel next to equestrian center

Petaluma, Sonoma County, California

Situated in the rolling hills of Petaluma, this spectacular 92 +/- acre site offers sweeping 360 degree views of Chileno Valley and unparalleled promise. This property is just waiting for your dream home. With multiple building sites, offering views from top of the world to being nestled down the slope, you can have your pick of rolling hills or lush agricultural valley overlooks. With good water and a 6 bedroom perc, this is an ideal building parcel in desirable West Sonoma County. The Williamson Act protects this land from over-development and has the added bonus of reducing your property taxes significantly! It’s unlikely that these stellar views will ever change. Unique to this property will be access rights to a large network of trails across the adjacent 148 acres. Perfect for riding and with the acclaimed Hawkwood Estate just next door, you’ll have every possible option for horses. Excellent indoor and outdoor arenas, a cross country course and first class instruction and boarding facilities. It’s almost impossible to find a set up like this. Whether your interests are equestrian or just for a quiet slice of country life, you will never regret making Chileno Valley your next home.

Lisa Thomas , Compass

92.00 ACRES
Horse Property for sale.
Incredible Equestrian Compound

Petaluma, Sonoma County, California

Incredible equestrian and recreational compound lies about 45 minutes from San Francisco in idyllic west Sonoma County. 142 acres of peaceful paradise encompasses with potential for two more homes and has a beautiful equestrian complex with indoor and outdoor arenas, barns, paddocks, pastures, a cross country course, and miles of riding trails. Plentiful water with two wells and a stunning pond, charming clubhouse with three bedrooms and manager housing plus soils tested for additional septic systems in two locations. Currently a licensed horse boarding and training facility, the property has also been home to weddings, clinics and other events. Lovely gardens, over 100 olive trees. Agricultural property in the Williamson Act gives reduced taxes for the new owners. Can be purchased as 240 acres with all facilities and a second, buildable 92 acre parcel for $7.75 million as an alternative.

Lisa Thomas , Compass

148.00 ACRES
Horse Property for sale.
Exceptional Equestrian Estate & Stables in Sonoma County Wine Country

Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California

Paradise at the end of a private road. Two parcels consisting of almost 24 acres of irrigated prime grazing land with a large, sunny single family home and bonus room just minutes to Santa Rosa & Sebastopol in a low fire zone with an abundance of water. All new windows, roof, siding & deck to enjoy. Mature drought resistant landscaping and water-wise gardens adds to the beauty of mountain, vineyard and pastoral views. The permitted boarding facility includes a 24 stall all redwood horse barn and separate hay barn. Large outside paddocks with stalls and shelters in addition to acres of irrigated pastures. The lighted arena and round pen have excellent all-weather shredded rubber and sand footing to enjoy year round. Buyers Agent welcome 2.5% commission

Tricia Henry

23.89 ACRES
2458 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
North San Diego County Private Equestrian Center

Fallbrook, San Diego County, California

Private training facility - new arena footing and 2 arena 210x105 and a regulation dressage ring 200x80 - fully lighted and enclosed with mirrors. 2 Barns - 8 stalls configured 12x24 fully enclosed. The second barn fully custom with 12x26 completely covered both in and out. 1 oversize foaling type stall with oversize fully covered outside as well. 5 custom design stall wash rack covered. Hay barn that will take a full truck load plus. There are 3 oversized turnouts. The fencing completely around the arenas and property is fully custom designed and fashioned. The property has access to a trail system through and to the land conservancy property. There is also a covered round pen under construction and will be completed prior to sale. The property has a 3BR3BA house kitchen is nicely updated and bathrooms are in being updated and interior painting being finished. House has a pool and nice patio area. With a oversized barn type garage for additional storage.

Pam Moss , Pam Moss Real Estate Brokers

5.00 ACRES
2358 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
Equestrian Property on 2.6 Acres in Shadow Hills!

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California

Your own private retreat! Over 2.6 acre horse property, a wonderful house, an additional pad for building another home, plans for that new build, horse corrals, open space and great views all located in the lovely community of Shadow Hills. Next to multi million dollar homes of Stallion Ranch Estates, this beautiful property has so many options. Two parcels and addresses are included in the sale, both 10315 Wheatland and 10311 Wheatland. Current home is 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom with an open floor plan and a great large patio for entertaining. The pad for the additional home is up the hill and completely private.

Amy Engler , Compass

2.60 ACRES
1785 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
Acton mini ranch

Acton, Los Angeles County, California

Welcome to this stunning Country Way estate property. Just under 2 flat acres! This single story, 4 bedroom and 3 bath property is simply amazing. Excellent location. One of Acton's finest neighborhoods. Property is fenced and gated with electric double gate. Horse infrastructure in place for several horses including large pens, shaders and arena. Mature lush landscaping. The primary bedroom is HUGE, with grand fireplace, featuring enough room for a nursery, gym and office. 2 exterior doors for side and rear yard access. Vaulted ceiling and a detailed cauffered ceiling. A must see. The primary bathroom features a "MR. Steam" steam shower, oversized jetted soaking tub. Spacious family room, built in bar area. Dining area off kitchen. Kitchen features Bosch dishwasher. LG oven and built in beverage fridge. Granite countertops with stone backsplash too. Garden window behind double sink with remote control blinds. Indoor laundry room. 3 other bedrooms too! Gen-er-rac natural gas, whole house emergency back up generator. In ground spa with gas heater. Large private lot. Potting shed. Koi pond, Storage sheds. 2 car attached garage. Paved roads. Natural gas and county water. Come for a visit. Stay for a lifetime. Welcome Home!

Jim Chikato , Pinnacle Estate Properties

1.77 ACRES
3585 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
Ramona West End Horse Property

Ramona, San Diego County, California

10-acre horse property located on the west end, strategically placed to make optimal use of the land. Surrounded by beautiful trees and landscaping. Remodeled kitchen, newer appliances, Corian countertops, a double oven, recessed lighting. Newer carpet and wood flooring. 36" wide doors. 2x6 exteriror walls. Dual pain windows offering views from every window. Fireplace with insert and blower in living room, wood burning stove in family room downstairs. Beautiful wood trim throughout. Trex deck overlooking the property and beautiful views. Water source is well water with house filtration system. Skylights and tube lighting. Newer HVAC system. 34x24 workshop with 2 roll up doors, electricity and water. 40x24 metal RV cover. 5 12x10 box stalls with automatic waterers and huge paddocks. Tack room and feed room. 6 pastures, arena and round pen. Sheds. Seasonal Santa Maria Creek at the bottom of the property. The property extends to the other side of the creek providing approximately 1 acre. Electric gate to the home, separate gate to the property. Property is completely fenced with cross fencing, hotwire and electric entry gate. Automatic sprinkler system. Fruit trees.

Tina Wright , eXp Realty

10.00 ACRES
2229 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
300 acre ranch in the Pleasant Valley Wine Country Perfect for Horses or Cattle

San Miguel, San Luis Obispo County, California

NEW PRICE!!!!!!!! Your own private getaway. Picturesque and all usable 300 acres , situated in the heart of the Pleasant Valley Wine Region of San Miguel. Only 15 minutes from downtown Paso Robles. View the lights from the city at night. The panoramic views in all directions include rolling grasslands, vineyards, and large neighboring estates that feature wineries offering award winning wines. 4 separate parcels for building several homes or your dream estate. Electricity has been brought to one of the parcels and is ready to be pulled to all the building sites. This offering has two current wells and a large beautiful red PWS Steel barn on a concrete foundation. Cattle are currently grazing the land. The soils are rich in Limestone , so necessary for the success of growing Rhone and Bordeaux varietals . Bring your horses and gallop along the trails to experience all this property has to offer. A must see to believe at this price. Live the dream of Equines and Vines or whatever your heart can imagine. Big Opportunity!

Kris Johnston , Engel & Voelkers Santa Ynez

300.00 ACRES

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