Horse Rides at Family Camp

During their stay at Memorial Day and Labor Day Family Camps, families have the option of enjoying a horse ride on our beautiful site in the redwoods either within the confines of the corral or on a trail ride through the redwoods.

Trail Rides - ages 8 & up


Explore the beautiful trails of YMCA Camp Jones Gulch. Join a staff led trip through the Valley of the Giants - an old growth redwood forest. 

Corral Rides - ages 2 & up


Learn the basics of riding a horse within the controlled corral. This is designed for younger children who want to experience being on a horse. 

Rides are available at the following days:

Saturday Morning
Saturday Afternoon
Sunday Morning
Sunday Afternoon
Monday Morning


Registration Information

Use the link in the upper right of this page to register for your horse rides. Payment is due at the time of registration. There is no need to add all members to your account to register each person. It is okay to register one person multiple times to reserve the spots.

If you have any questions about registration, contact our front desk staff at 650-747-1200 or