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: 477,400 horses
img Acres Related to Horse-Related Activities: 410,500 accres
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.
Smarty Pants Ranch

Ojai, Ventura County, California

Welcome to Smarty Pants Ranch - A stunning sanctuary amidst orange blossoms and the serene beauty of idyllic Ojai, CA. Designed by acclaimed local architect Jane Carroll and built in 2005, the main house is a contemporary Spanish-style gem nestled onto an extraordinary 3 acres on private lane in Ojai's coveted East End. This home features 3 spacious bedrooms, a bonus room/loft and 3.5 beautifully appointed bathrooms, ensuring comfort and convenience for all. Custom teak floors grace the home, providing a warm and inviting ambiance. In addition to the main house, a completely private 2-bedroom, 1.5-bathroom guest house offers ample space for visitors, that will enjoy their own private drive way, yard and views. The grounds include a spectacular pool, stables, turn-out and riding arena, breathtaking mountain views and incredible landscaping with over 300 trees and 26 different kinds of fruit. Experience the quintessential East End lifestyle on this magical property meticulously designed inside and out for a luxurious and peaceful retreat.

Jack La Plante , LIV Sotheby's International

3.00 ACRES
3926 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
Exceptional Equestrian Estate in Northern CA

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 benefit of all day grazing results in hay, shavings cost savings and happy horses. The lighted arena and round pen have excellent all-weather shredded rubber and sand footing to enjoy year round. Whether your interests are boarding business, breeding, training or generating income, this property has opportunities for you! Buyers Agent welcome 2.5% commission

Tricia Henry

23.89 ACRES
2458 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
16043 Paskenta Road, Corning CA 96021

Corning, Tehama County, California

Majestic horse ranch on Thomas Creek situated on cross fenced 19+ acres with amazing views in almost every direction. Serene setting highlighted by spectacular sunrises and sunsets, mighty oak trees, views of foothills, the coastal range and sounds of nature and the rushing creek. Custom built home featuring an open floor plan with spacious living room and vaulted ceiling. The country kitchen includes hickory cabinets, stainless gas range and microwave, refrigerator, ample counter and prep space, large breakfast bar and dining area with views of the yard and creek area. The split bedroom plan features a cozy and private primary suite including vaulted ceiling, walk-in closet, private bath and slider leading to the newer hot tub overlooking backyard, property and creek area. On the other side of the house are two spacious guest bedrooms (one of which themed as the "Art Room") and the guest bathroom. Other inside features are newer toilets and plumbing fixtures. Outside is the covered patio and newer fully fenced backyard area overlooking the beautiful surroundings. Beyond the yard is a newer hay barn with storage rooms, and the 4 stall MD horse barn with electricity, automatic water to each stall, tack room and storage areas. Next to the barn is an extraordinary 200 x 150 horse arena with water access, secured by cattle guards and surrounded by cross fenced pasture and pens, perfect for other livestock and includes a small animal area and chicken coop. The seemingly endless property extends south through the seasonal creek to fenced acreage with gated access from Weston Road. Equipment that stays with the property includes a tractor and arena drag. Other property features include an outdoor shower, a covered RV area with hook ups that include water, 30 amp service and dump station. Large well house with upgraded pump and self cleaning filter and softener system. Mature lawn areas and landscaping with complete inground sprinkler system. Plenty of space for almost anything farm, ranch, hobby and fun. This home, setting, beauty and grandeur is ready to be your next home, your next chapter.

Daniel Henry , Coldwell Banker C&C Properties

19.27 ACRES
1613 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
Equestrian Paradise in Round Valley Estates

Grass Valley, Nevada County, California

Embrace the equestrian lifestyle in this immaculate single-level home on a picturesque 3.22-acre knoll top in Round Valley Estates. The 1,956 sq ft residence features vaulted ceilings and a great floor plan, offering comfort and style. Designed with horse enthusiasts in mind, the estate boasts a well-equipped barn, extensive cross-fencing, and ample space for horses. The beautifully landscaped grounds provide a stunning backdrop with vibrant trees offering shade and color, enhancing the natural beauty of the surroundings. Outdoor entertaining is a delight with multiple venues, including a lovely pergola and scenic lake views. The home features an attached two-car garage, workshop, and an additional two-car garage, providing ample space for vehicles and projects. Bonus structures on the property add versatility and functionality for various needs. With end-of-road privacy, this property ensures peace and seclusion while being conveniently located. This equestrian paradise is perfect for those seeking a blend of comfort, functionality, and natural beauty. Don't miss the chance to make this stunning property your own and enjoy a peaceful, horse-friendly lifestyle.

Team Rellstab , Re/Max Gold

3.22 ACRES
1956 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.

Blythe, Riverside County, California


Roberta Chatfield , Power Brokers

7.70 ACRES
1440 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
Luxury equestrian estate with wine country views

Livermore, Alameda County, California

Exquisite equestrian estate nestled amidst the picturesque landscapes of Livermore's esteemed wine country, this exceptional estate spans 5.14 acres, offering a blend of luxurious living and equestrian excellence. Commanding a prime position atop the estate, the residence offers breathtaking views of the sprawling equestrian grounds below against the backdrop of the Livermore hills, on a private road. Tailored for the equine enthusiast, the property boasts a fully fenced property including eight cross-fenced pastures with beautiful white vinyl fencing. Five of the pastures feature three-sided shelters, ensuring optimal comfort for your equine companions. An expansive outdoor riding arena approximately 160 x 280 with sturdy pipe railing and professional all-weather sand footing, currently being used as a hunter jumper arena that features a jumping bank, yet appropriate for various equestrian disciplines. For the comfort and convenience of both horse and owner, there is a well-appointed four-stall shed row barn, complete with a covered aisle for grooming and saddling. Each 12 x 12 stall extends to attached pipe paddocks, with an approximately 12 x 24 tack room. Enhancing the equestrian experience are amenities such as a sizable, extra tall hay barn, a 50-foot round pen with sand footing, a four-horse hot walker, and covered gazebo offering shade and comfort for spectators. As well as easy access in and out with a horse trailer. Inside the impressive residence, discover a haven of comfort and sophistication across its five bedrooms, three full baths, and two half baths. A grand formal living room with a wood burning fireplace and dining room sets the tone for entertaining, while a great room-style kitchen, family room and dining area with deck access, inviting seamless indoor-outdoor living, with exceptional views of the property and Livermore hills. The culinary enthusiast is sure to delight in the gourmet kitchen, boasting exquisite granite countertops, custom cabinetry, and top-of-the-line Thermador gas cooktop with electric oven and warming shelf with warming lights, complemented by a Bosch refrigerator and large walk-in pantry. A centrally located laundry room, with deck access doubling as a mudroom, ensures practicality during rainy weather. Retreat to the luxurious primary suite, complete with vaulted ceilings and two-sided gas fireplace offering a sanctuary of relaxation. The ensuite bathroom features a walk-in closet, double sinks, separate shower, the gas fireplace can be enjoyed from the jetted tub or private reading retreat or step out the sliding doors to the deck to enjoy the stunning sunrise and sunset. Downstairs, a versatile lower level with cozy wood burning fireplace, half bathroom, built in bench seating, presents endless possibilities, whether utilized as a gathering space with full access to the back patio, a wine tasting room, or potentially configured as an in-law suite or income-generating ADU. Conveniently situated minutes from 580 freeway, nestled amongst the Livermore wineries, Poppy Ridge Golf Course, and 9 minutes from the vibrant downtown, this remarkable property epitomizes country living coupled with equestrian splendor.

Terri Jensen and Gloria Landavazo DRE#01179840 and DRE#01418773 , BHHS, Drysdale Properties

5.14 ACRES
3770 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
By Foot or by hoof!

Auburn, Placer County, California

Highly sought after Robie Point Craftsman style home on 2 parcels consisting of 1.5 fenced and cross fenced acres. Covered stall, tack room and chicken coop. Steps away from the famed Western States Trail. River rock walls frame this 2 story shingled home. The slate entry is where you hang your hat. Warm Doug fir floors throughout. Contemporary concrete countertops over wood cabinetry. Vaulted ceiling with skylights and farmhouse sink. Gas fireplace on bluestone hearth adds to the charm. Main suite with canyon views, adjoining bath with dual sinks and extra large walk in shower. Downstairs bedroom bath, hobby room workshop and laundry center. Who says you can’t have it all!! Giddy up!!

Sue Thompson,CRS , S&J Property Management & Real Estate

1.60 ACRES
2300 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
Lazy T Ranch

Palmdale, Los Angeles County, California

Welcome to Lazy T Ranch, an exquisite piece of the Wild West nestled in the heart of rugged beauty in Leona Valley. Located a little over an hour outside of LA city, this sprawling western ranch spans over 44.7 acres of pristine land, offering a harmonious blend of rustic charm with unlimited potential. As you enter through the iconic gates, a sense of tranquility washes over you, greeted by rolling hills, vintage and rustic machinery, and majestic trees dotting the landscape. The ranch features a main 3b2b house and 5 additional rental single-family home dwellings for rentals or owner occupancy, a newer built 2,500 sqft storage facility, a wedding chapel, outdoor picnic areas, five trailer pads, a treehouse, and plenty of outdoor space for further dreams and opportunities . For the equestrian enthusiast, there's a state-of the-art horse stable with a total of 90 spacious stalls, four separate riding arena, and miles of scenic trails to explore on horseback. Entertainment options abound with a stocked amount of possibilities. Current ownership host company retreats, weddings, quinceanera, birthday parties , movie and show filming, and horse lessons/boarding which generated additional revenues for the property. From a development standpoint, the property sits on a combined acreage of just over 44.7 acres. Many of the surrounding plots of land have been purchased by residential home developers as this market is poised for future growth and a perfect place to build entry level homes at an affordable basis with plenty of profit for a developer. At only $1.53 per square foot, this offering packs real value for a new buyer. The property sits only four and a half miles from freeway 14 with its closest neighbor over a mile away. Lazy T Ranch is not just a property; it's a lifestyle—a place where the timeless allure of the Old West meets endless possibilities, creating an unparalleled retreat for those seeking the ultimate western experience or business opportunities.

Jonathan Weir , Marcus & Millichap

44.71 ACRES
Horse Property for sale.
Spectacular views, seclusion & privacy on 40 acres

Clayton, Contra Costa County, California

Spectacular mountain views from every window and corner of the property! Complete seclusion & privacy. Gated entrance with a bridge over seasonal creek leads to a winding driveway that takes you to the main estate, proudly perched on a knoll w/a grand gated entrance. The circular parking court is ideal for extensive guest parking. The estate's design accommodates both formal & family friendly settings. When you enter you are greeted w/a sweeping staircase, the formal office (or 6th bedroom), formal living room w/fireplace. The expansive kitchen will delight any chef w/built in SS side by side fridge freezer, walk in pantry, gas range, ovens, large island ideal for casual meals or entertaining. Open to sun filled breakfast nook and family room with fireplace & wall of windows. Impressive primary suite w/reading nook & gas fp. Ensuite with sizable walk in closet w/wall for extensive shoe collection & central island dresser, soaking tub surrounded by windows, dual sinks, walk in shower. 4 other generous sized guest bedrooms, work out & craft rms. Bonus rm w/pellet stove, bar & pool table. Opens to covered patios, decks, pool & spa & lit sports court. Additional gated Approx. 10,000 sqft shop w/3 bays & fully appointed 2 bd,1bth ADU. Bring all of your toys, car collection & animals.

Kelly McDougall , Compass

40.00 ACRES
6000 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
Gated luxury multi family compound on 21 ac.

Clayton, Contra Costa County, California

Spectacular gated family compound with 4 separate parcels totaling over 21+ acres nestled in the foothills of Mt. Diablo. Main home is a grand Victorian estate with absolute attention to every detail throughout this 4435 sq. ft., 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, loft, attic bonus playroom and finished basement. The grounds include lush gardens, solar heated pool, spa, built in BBQ/outdoor kitchen and Gazebo w/fireplace. Huge shop with a 2-bedroom,1 full bath apartment. Playground, chickencoop, covered RV parking, 4-stall barn with paddocks, tack & feed storage. Next parcel has a charming log home with 1654sq.ft. 2 bedrooms (one on main level) plus loft, 2 baths, 1-car garage + carport. Private fenced garden, play area. Enjoy beautiful views from every window and from the wonderful front deck. This parcel also has a covered 125 x 60 arena perfect for most riding disciplines. You could not build all of this today for the price. Sold with all 4 lots. Enjoy as one incredible estate or sell off the log cabin home and or possibly build on the 2 other vacant lots. Endless possibilities and upside. Several wells with combined 55 gallons of water in the holding tanks. Seasonal spring. Seasonal creek. Property is completely fenced. Private and secluded yet minutes to downtown.

Kelly McDougall , Compass

21.86 ACRES
6089 SQ FT

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