Big Tujunga Wash
This wash is located east of Hansen Dam Park. Its network of equestrian trails, which weave between a dry area and a riparian habitat, provides a variety of pleasant scenery.
Trailhead: Access from Christy Avenue, Wheatland Avenue, and the Gabrellino Equestrian Park on Orcas Avenue, all via Foothill Boulevard. Also, access points along Wentworth Street, however, there is no parking near these access points.
Doc Larsen Trail
A popular dirt road that leads up into the canyons.
Hansen Dam Park
These intermittent wetlands offer a variety of trails, from dirt roads circling the lakes and the bottom of the dam, to smaller trails that weave throughout the wooded areas. Take care as some of the smaller trails don't receive regular maintenance. This area blends into the Big Tujunga Wash area to the east.
Trailhead: Parking lots on Osborne Street and Foothill Boulevard.
Hansen Dam Trail
This two-mile equestrian trail starts at the western end of the dam, along Osborne Street, and parallels the dam. On its eastern end, it connects with Wentworth Street.
Trailhead: Parking lot near the dam, on Osborne Street north of Glenoaks Boulevard.
From additional trail maps, go to latrails.com and select from their varied options.
On-site training and lessons for all levels.
12878 Little Tujunga Canyon Road
Horseback riding lessons for all levels and ages. Lesson horses available for showing, lease, and sale. Boarding and training facilities.
12682 Kagel Canyon Road
9751 Wheatland Avenue CA 91040-1429 (818) 352-9351
10616 McBroom Street CA 91040-1230 (818) 353-9896
Rental stables, riding lessons, and polo. In Little Tujunga Canyon just above Hansen Dam. 11035 Osborne Street CA 91342-6601 (818) 896-6967
Boarding, lessons, and regular events open to the public. 9655 Wentworth Street CA 91040 (818) 951-4335
9753 La Tuna Canyon Road CA 91352-2235 (818) 767-3200
11700 Little Tujunga Canyon Road Lake View Terrace, CA 91342-6301 (818) 834-3699
11700 Little Tujunga Canyon Road San Fernando Valley, CA 91342 (818) 897-4029