Many years after my first ride in the Cañada de la Virgen with Coyote Canyon, I’ve reconnected with my intense love of horses and horseback riding. There’s really nothing like it. Cañada de la Virgen is still one of my favorites....

After a delicious breakfast just like the one we were greeted upon our arrival in Trinidad with, we went to meet Kyky to go horseback riding for the day. The horses were healthy, well-fed animals, unlike many of the others we saw struggling under tourist’s...