The Hunter Barn

Professional Equine Services


The Hunter Barn is a full-service professional organization offering some of the highest quality equine services available in the marketplace today. With over 20 years training, riding, and educational experience, the proprietor, Michell Anne Hunter, and her staff endeavor to provide their clients with the fundamental knowledge that is necessary to create and enjoy a healthy and long-lasting equine relationship.

Since riding and training horses in inherently dangerous, emphasis is always placed upon safety! All programs are balanced to accommodate both the horses' and the riders' experience levels. At no time is either the rider or the horse allowed to perform an unsafe task or any maneuver that is above either the horse or rider's current training/experience level.

Programs/Services offered by The Hunter Barn include:

  • Training/Colt Starting
  • Lessons/Clinics
  • Sales/Consignment Services
  • Equine Appraisals and Pre-veterinary Evaluations

The Hunter Barn is nestled in the foothills between Rancho Santa Fe, Escondido, Olivenhain, La Costa and Encinitas.

The ranch is not located along any streets and is very quiet at all times -- it is an ideal place for starting colts. Direct access to miles of county maintained trail systems are available from the property.

Features of the ranch include:

  • Full Southern Exposure
  • Mountain views
  • Gorgeous Ocean View
  • Light ocean breeze all year long
  • Arena with jumps -- 100' x 180'
  • Round pen -- 50' diameter
  • Outdoor paddocks -- 50' x 80'
  • Fully covered corrals with out runs
  • Cross-ties and hitching posts
  • Wash rack
  • Large tack room
  • Miles of community maintained trails
Escondido, CA Ph: (760)525-9025 | Copyright © 2001-2016. The Hunter Barn. All Rights Reserved.