Themed Rooms at Legoland California Hotel

2017-06-27T11:44:31+00:00 March 9th, 2016|Equestrian Lodging|

Ride a carousel in Legoland's Heartlake City. Move over Lego Batman, Ninjago and Star Wars figures, the horses are running at Legoland California Resort. Well, not literally, but Legoland is all about using your imagination, so you can build a horse out of Legos, ride a carousel horse in Heartlake City and sleep [...]

Cowboy Dave Thornbury

2017-06-27T11:44:32+00:00 January 27th, 2016|Equestrian Photography|

Dave Thornbury I first met Dave Thornbury at the Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival at William S. Hart Park. Dressed in leather chaps, cowboy boots, a Western shirt, red scarf and straw hat, he is the real McCoy. He is as comfortable working with leather hides, as he is swinging a rope. The cowboy [...]

Del Mar Racetrack: Day at Horse Races

2017-06-27T11:44:52+00:00 August 20th, 2014|Horse Ranches & Equestrian Centers|

Del Mar, California, one of the hottest summer tourist destinations in the country, is home to the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club. The seaside horse racing track where fans from all over flock to bet on their favorite horses, don their finest summer looks, and enjoy entertainment and events, was founded by iconic Hollywood hot-shots Bing [...]

California Chrome Race Horse

2017-06-27T11:44:55+00:00 June 7th, 2014|Horse News|

California's favorite race horse: California Chrome People love cheering for the underdog. In this case, horse racing fans and the entire town of Yuba City, California are cheering on the race horse California Chrome and his entire team, including horse trainers Art, Alan and Steve Sherman of California-based Sherman Racing Stables and jockey [...]

Equine Art: Horse in Mosaic

2017-06-27T11:44:57+00:00 May 14th, 2014|Equestrian Photography|

Equine Art: Homesteader Horse and Plow in mosaic Is pleasure riding in California destined to be a thing of the past? Growing up in Northern California, I rode my horses throughout Contra Costa County. While I no longer own horses, my most treasured art possession is a pastel portrait of my horse. I [...]

California Cowboys and Cowgirls

2017-06-27T11:44:59+00:00 March 12th, 2014|Equestrian Photography, Horse Ranches & Equestrian Centers|

Loop Ranch Cowgirl and CowboySharon Fibelkorn Chapman photographer   "There is a difference between the average person who can take a picture and the passionate person who sees the picture and can create it," according to Equine Photographer Sharon Fibelkorn Chapman. "A big difference." Let's take a closer look at California cowboys and [...]