Located in California, the horseback riding in Ojai is known for four scenic horseback trail rides. The best Ojai horseback riding based on popularity are considered to be Thorn Point Trail, Ortega Horse Trail, Fish Bowl, and Reyes Creek Trail. For a detailed trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Ojai horseback riding trail below.
North of Ojai in the Los Padres National Forest, the Ortega Trail is a difficult 8.7 mile route open to horseback riders. The horse trail offers good panoramic views, including views of the ocean. Wildflowers are common in spring and early summer. Bring plenty of water, as there is none along the trail. An old campsite is located at the 3-mile mark; it is now overgrown and has no water available. Ortega Camp is an additional 3.1 miles away. It contains 4 usable fire rings and 1 table, but it also has no water available.