Absolutely gorgeous winery, and the winner of the 2013 "Friends of RCHA" award! The main tasting room is beautiful with a patio and grass area overlooking the vineyard. Plenty of parking for horse trailer group rides including a safe hitching rail area (NO trailers allowed after 2pm on weekends please). Manure can be placed in the large dumpster near the hitching rail or put back in your trailer to disposed of at home.
Open for wine tasting daily from 11:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Call (951) 302-7601 http://www.leonessecellars.com
Hitching posts are available and having the posts on the same level as the winery is nice and convenient. There are also halter and lead ropes available for your use. They want us to put the manure in the large trash bin next to the hitching posts. Phone 951-491-0825 39870 De Portola Road, Temecula, CA http://www.cougarvineyards.com/
Nestled at the end of Rancho California Road in Temecula Valley lies their family estate vineyard and winery. Hitching rails are located over the hill at the far end of the main parking lot. It’s quite a distance from the winery, so someone should monitor the horses that are tied. For now you may toss manure into the open field nearby or take it home in your horse trailer, as parking is available for rigs. Open Daily from 10AM – 5PM. 35960 Rancho California Rd., Temecula 951-699-WINE (9463) www.wilsoncreekwinery.com
Enjoy a picnic lunch with a bottle of their wine on the expansive patio. Dog & Equestrian friendly with a hitching rail to tie your horses.They request that manure be placed in the large field surrounding the hitching area.There is a staging area to park horse trailers, as you pull in the driveway make an immediate sharp left and drive along the vineyard service road that parallels De Portola. You can park in this wide dirt area, if you call ahead for permission, but take your manure home with you.Tasting room open Fri thru Mon 11:00 – 6:00 p.m.
or call (951) 302-6363, 39050 De Portola Road, Temecula http://www.danzadelsolwinery.com
This is the "sister winery" to Danza del Sol, a great little winery with lots of heart. Room for trailers so this could make a great place to start out a ride down De Portola. Open daily from 11 to 5.
39788 Camino Arroyo Seco Temecula, CA
Phone (951) 303-3860
Recipient of the "Friends of RCHA" award in 2009, the Robert Renzoni tasting room is one of 3 wineries adjacent to the major horse crossing and located along the De Portola Wine Trail. A FABULOUS paddock area with picnic grounds, tasting barn, bbq grill and outstanding view has multiple hitching rails. A second area - with a "horse owners only" hitching rail and shaded picnic table - is closer to the villa. We request that large equine groups call ahead to plan their visit, and please pick up after your horses as needed and place manure in the trash barrels.
37350 De Portola Road, Temecula, CA 92592 951-302-VINO
Open daily 11 - 6 http://www.robertrenzonivineyards.com
As you ride up the entry road watch for the trails to the ties. Breathtaking location to sit and enjoy a bottle of wine and share some time with your trail partners. There is no trailer parking at this winery, but will surely make a destination for everyone to enjoy.
36522 Via Verde Temecula Phone (951)699-9102 http://www.oakmountainwinery.com/
Open daily from 10-5 The Maurice Car’rie tasting room provides wine tasting to guests who are invited to relax in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Hitching posts and a water trough are provided for trail riders to use. Please call ahead for large equine groups and pick up after your horses as needed. 34225 Rancho California Rd., Temecula, CA 92591 Tel 951-676-1711 Fax 951-676-8397 www.mauricecarriewinery.com
(Winner of 2008 “Friends of the Rancho California Horseman Assoc. Award”) This is a beautiful winery located in the heart of wine and horse country in the Temecula Valley. Keyway has installed hitching posts and a water trough for horses, as well as a wheel barrel and rake for cleaning up before you leave. Manure can be left in the wheel barrel or put back into your trailer for disposal at home. They request that large equine groups call ahead to plan their visit. Hours 11AM – 6PM
37338 De Portola Road, Temecula, 1-877-KEYWAYS
Rancho California Horsemen's Association
Hitching posts look great and their effort to build the equine presence in the Temecula Valley is appreciated. They look forward to having our horse friends come by and enjoy their facility and wine. They want us to leave the manure in the bucket and their people will empty it. 39750 De Portola Road Temecula, CA Phone: (951)699-8845 http://www.frangipaniwinery.com/
The hitching post is located on the eastern side of the property on dirt. We recommend someone stay with the horses at the hitching rail as horse drawn carriages pass frequently and may excited horses tied there. Please pick up after your horses with rake provided. There are also halter and lead ropes available for your use. Come and try some of the best wines in the state of California or stay for lunch in the Vineyard Rose restaurant. 34843 Rancho Calif. Rd. Temecula, CA 92591 951.587.WINE (9463) 1.866.9.WINERY 946379