California Riding Academy
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Jessica Harrell and Carajillo 1200


by Owner, Jessica Harrell

At California Riding Academy, we believe developing your equestrian goals should be a challenging, yet enjoyable experience; our desire is to help facilitate these goals. Be it for pleasure or competition, everyone wins in this constructive environment. You can expect the the best guidance from passionate award winning trainers!

Riding a horse is a partnership involving mutual respect, which develops from practice, and the desire to become a better rider and partner with your horse. We have decades of knowledge to help broaden your skills to ensure that relationship. Horses are a pleasure to be around and we look forward to sharing this magical experience with you!

All the Best,

Owner – Jessica Harrell



California Riding Academy

CRA offers lessons from first-time riders through intermediate for ages 4 and up. Have that horse-crazy kid? We understand and can help! You rode when you were younger and yearn for that treasured feeling again? Came get back in the saddle. We are United States Certified Pony Club Riding Center and offer Summer Horsemanship Camps to children ages 5 and up. Summer Camps are held from Mid-June through Mid-August in week-long sessions, both full or half day.


CRA Show Team

California Riding Academy’s Team specializes in both Horses and Ponies and successfully competes in all three rings: Hunter, Jumpers and Equitation. The CRA Show Team has won LEG’s (Langer Equestrian Group) Leading Trainer of the Year Award for the past 5 consecutive years 2013 – 2107. This award highlights trainers whom have the single best rider in these three very competitive divisions. We welcome goal-oriented riders of any level into our fun, successful and motivated Show Team.

With both programs, we offer extremely well-cared for lesson horses and ponies, to high-end lease horses and ponies for those who wish to complete. If you own a horse or are looking to buy, our facility boasts top of the line amenities.  Please contact us with any questions as we are here for you anytime!