The Cross Country Jumps/Course is CLOSED for construction
Jumps and footing are unsafe - please do not use until further notice.
PARKING All this wet stuff coming down from the sky has drenched the Showgrounds. If you visit the facility, please park on roadways, the ground is too soggy and you might need a tow to get out if you park there. THANKS!
Santa Cruz County
Our friends at Pregnant Mare Rescue are in urgent need of help! They have been given 10 days to move all their horses off of their property. Please see their Facebook page or website for more info and please help if you can.
Elections are just around the corner! Your election committee has gathered an impressive list of candidates for our 2019/2020 board....click on the document file below to read their statements:
Since 1945, the SCCHA has been a center for equestrian activities in and around Santa Cruz, California. Its colorful history includes many generations of horse enthusiasts competing in shows, clinics, blazing - maintaining - riding redwood and coastal trails, and all forms of equitation, while promoting quality care, education, and humane treatment of horses.
Home of the SCCHA has long been Graham Hill Showgrounds just north of Santa Cruz.
SCCHA is the home of the famed Fireworks Endurance Ride, an annual, sanctioned endurance ride through the redwoods to the ocean. Trails comprising this ride are spectacular and often rugged as horse & rider travel through and descend from the forested Santa Cruz Mountains towards expansive views of blue ocean north of Santa Cruz.