Horseback riding in Land Park and on Del Paso Boulevard. This is evidenced by an old copy of “Hoofbeats”, an equestrian periodical published in 1942. Here is an excerpt of a column titled “Where to Ride”.
COLLEGE RIDING STABLES
Clos in. Ride in beautiful Land Park. GREGORY FREES, Prop. 4411 Freeport Boulevard. Dial 5-9784
SACRAMENTO RIDING CLUB
Fifteen horses for rent for riding on Del Paso Park’s equestrian trails. Supervised riding for children. Close fraternity amoung our riders. 3101 Del Paso Boulevard. Dial 9-2447
Stables. Horses for rent. Moonoight rides. East of the Zoo in William Land Park. Katherine Fontana
SOUTH SIDE RIDING CLUB
Ride in beautiful Land Park. Safe, well-trained horses. Also expert instructor. George Reno, Proprietor. 2643 Riverside Boulevard. Phone 3-5503
416 Del Paso Boulevard. Ride in the American River area. Now under new management of Henry Copeland. Dial 9-1163
Now, how much fun is this little piece of history?