Monthly Archives: June 2015


Horsing Around at Redding Rodeo

2017-06-27T11:44:42+00:00June 24th, 2015|Equestrian Photography, Horse Ranches & Equestrian Centers|

Good, clean fun is what Melissa Mallory of Redding, California calls the Redding Rodeo. Now in its 67th year, this annual equestrian event offers everything from bareback riding to Budweiser Clydesdale horses, mutton busting and Asphalt Cowboys. What's mutton busting you might ask? Children, ranging in ages from six to seven years old, ride the [...]

William S. Hart Museum

2017-06-27T11:44:42+00:00June 17th, 2015|Horse Ranches & Equestrian Centers|

"All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players. They have their exits and their entrances; And one man in his time plays many parts," those words, written by William Shakespeare, were probably never uttered on film by William S. Hart. Known as a famed silent-film actor in the beginning of [...]

Safari on Horseback: Know Before You Go

2017-06-27T11:44:43+00:00June 3rd, 2015|Equestrian Lodging|

What’s involved in preparing for a horseback riding safari in Africa? A horseback riding safari in Africa has been on my bucket list for a very long time. When I learned that I needed a hip replacement, I thought my days of advanced horseback riding vacations were over. After speaking with John Spence, president of [...]