Photo by: Mindy Green (Horses in the Morning)……

Located in Riverside County, Norco is just 50 miles from Los Angles in California. The entire community is centered around a horse lifestyle! This incredible city has been nicknamed, Horsetown USA. With countless trails, hitching posts and a premier equestrian venue, it’s no mystery how they earned that name.

Residents can ride from their home to nearly any part of the city. There’s more than 81 miles of horse trails. Furthermore, many business accommodate riders by offering hitching posts. You’ll also find crosswalk buttons are two different heights- one for pedestrians and another for riders!

Photo by: City of Norco 

Those that choose to live here can enjoy city living in a rural environment. Most of the properties are on a half-acre or more and are classified as “primary animal keeping areas”.

Photo by: Horse Properties

Norco has an extensive trail system! The city makes it easy to get around with an interactive map.

Photo by: AllTrails (Norco Mountain)

From obstacle courses and ranch riding to barrel racing and bull riding, the city hosts a multitude of events throughout the year.

Photo by: Norco Horseweek

If you enjoyed learning about Norco, then Love Valley, NC should be on your list. This town is also horse-friendly!