Public Lands

The San Diego Unit of Backcountry Horsemen of California works closely with our various public lands agencies to help keep public lands open for use by equestrians and their stock. The following links and documents are provided as a resource for educating yourself and others regarding public lands issues from our local to the national levels.

Public Lands Agencies

General Public Lands Information

Historic Public Lands Information

    • San Diego bridle trails development (09 Feb 1966) (jpg): 1966 letter from The City of San Diego to California Outdoor Recreation Planning Committee requesting assistance in the development of a system of bridle trails in the San Diego Metropolitan area).
    • Barrel Springs Survey (19 Apr 1881) (jpg): 1881 Survey of a Portion of Rancho Valle de San JosĂ© (to define an easement for Barrel Springs Trail Camp).