SLO County Reservations (webpage for Blackbear campground Lopez Lake) (Equine Health Library)

The California Trails & Greenways Foundation

American Competative Trail Horse Association

Bay Area Equestrian Network

San Luis Obispo Parks, Open Space Trails Foundation (SLOPOST)

Back Country Horsemen of California

Equestrian Trails Coalition

Ride Nipomo is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting equestrian interests in South San Luis Obispo County, on the Central Coast of California.
We work to maintain a healthy horse enthusiast community, preserve diminishing access to trails and keep up existing riding trails. We actively seek the establishment and recognition of new trails as properties are developed and the area grows. An additonal goal is to ensure Nipomo continues to remain a horse "friendly" community while the personality of our community evolves with new developement. Constant meetings with Planning and Zoning personel, as well as local community groups are necessary to maintain good relationship and keep reminding them that we moved here to be in an area where we CAN ride our horses! Our Board is active with these groups and continues to follow development.
Nipomo itself is a small, but very old, historic ranchland country nestled at the foot of a mountain range. We include associates from all over the county who value the trails, the fun and the community building of this alliance. Horse enthusiasts of all kinds enjoy Ride Nipomo's Alliance wether or not they have horses. Equestrian activities create a lifestyle which permeates our area in a healthy and colorful way.
Each time a new development comes in, our officers make sure that horse access is considered. Not only that, but also many Board members and fellow associates get out and physically dig, shovel, rake, haul chips to build and maintain trails not only on the roadsides but also in the developments that have trails designed into their community. Become a member or renew and check our newsletter for articles, updates and lots of riding information! Check out our Sponsors page for services of all kinds. Our trail work efforts meet with great success (see video below)! Join in the fun and reap the benefits as well when you become an associate! Join Us See you on the Central Coast Trails!

Hikers, Bikers and Equestrians all enjoy trails. Let us work together to maintain, create, preserve and enjoy them!




Equine Services





Face Book!!

Tack & Trailers

To Blanket or not to Blanket! Great article here!



Boarding Stables

Local Ride Site

Equine Health

We had a great time riding at The Yellow Jacket Ranch!


Our trails are fabulous!


Many hours are donated annually and we are always looking for more eager trail lovers to help us! Work days and ride days are planned throughout the year.

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Redeem a discount on Riding Warehouse orders using the code provided in your Ride Nipomo email! Just click on the logo above and shop!

Pismo Preserve updates:

Check out this Equestrian Facility in Arroyo Grande.

SLO Land Conservancy Events Calendar:

Join Us

To Vaccinate or not to Vaccinate

Services provided by our Sponsors

Meet the Board of Directors

Widmark Cleanup

Trailmeister!SLO County


Ride Nipomo Archives- "Horse & Trail"

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To Blanket or not to Blanket! Great article here!

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