Welcome to Secret Hills Ranch, Owned by Peter & Missy Benker
Breeding Quality APHA & AQHA Horses
Welcome to Secret Hills Ranch located in beautiful sunny Alpine, CA just 30 minutes East of San Diego in Southern California. Peter & Missy Benker specialize in breeding APHA, AQHA, FQHA and PtHA Registered Paint and Quarter Horses. We compete in NRHA (National Reining Horse Association), NRCHA (National Reined Cowhorse Association), APHA (American Paint Horse Association), PtHA (Pinto Horse Association) EXCA (Extreme Cowboy Association) and CMSA (Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association) competitions state and nation wide with our stallions and mares. At these events we compete in a variety of competitions including Reining, Reined Cow Horse, Ranch Trail, Ranch Riding, Halter, English Pleasure, Western Pleasure, Trail, Roping, Cutting, Cowboy Challenges, Mounted Shooting, Dressage, Hunter/Jumper, Horsemanship and Showmanship. Our goal is to better the American Paint and Quarter Horse breed. We breed for Excellent Minds, Great Conformation, Great Feet and Beautiful Coloration. Our breeding program consists of some of the finest Paint and Quarter working horse bloodlines in the industry. It's plain and simple, our horses are bred to work, have the conformation to show halter and the minds and athleticism to excel in any event their owners wish to compete in.