You’ll most likely increase your understanding of the relationship between the horse and rider with lessons and perhaps even make your riding experience more enjoyable. If you are interested in riding lessons, contact Traditional Equitation School (818) 569-3666 which is located at the Center. The Los Angeles Equestrian Center encourages you to learn more about riding before you begin your first ride, although it is not a requirement. Griffith Park Horse Rentals have horses available for the first time rider as well as a more experienced equestrian. Griffith Park Horse Rentals is an independent business located at the Center. Contact Griffith Park Horse Rentals directly at (818) 840-8401 for more information about riding including age, weight, and other restrictions.