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Hillcrest Ranch Sunol LLC

Owner
Kathleen Elliott
Address
11901 Foothill Road
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City
Sunol
County
Alameda
Zip
94586
email
kdell@sonic.net
Phone
925-209-7702
Fax
925 209-7702
Directions

If hiking: Access Hillcrest Ranch Sunol LLC by parking at the Pleasanton Ridge Regional Park Staging area on Foothill Road between Sunol and Pleasanton.  Hike up the Woodland Trail or Oak Tree Trail to the cattle gate.  Go left after the cattle gate and take trail up the hill to Hillcrest Ranch Sunol. 

If taking the shuttle:  Park at the Sunol Train Station and wait for shuttle to arrive on scheduled open house days.

Hours
Contact via phone for visitor information
Primary Ag Business
  • fruit or nut orchards
  • Other (please explain below)
Primary Ag Business--Other

Certified Organic - Extra Virgin Olive Oil (EVOO) Production

Farm or ranch acreage
6
Activities

Hillcrest Ranch Sunol LLC offers open house events every other month.  Visitors are welcome to hike up to the ranch or take a shuttle to enjoy: olive oil tasting, olive oil small mill demonstrations, soap making demonstrations, olive brining classes, sampling of baked goods made with EVOO, and a self-guided tour of the historic ranch.

Products

Organic certified EVOO (extra virgin olive oil):  Picholine/Mission EVOO and Manzanillo EVOO.  Soap:  baby soap (fragrance-free & gentle to skin) and gardener's soap (lavender-scented with lavender pieces).

Events

Open House events will be held on the Fourth Saturday of every month and all Saturdays in November and December 2013.

 

Check out more events on our Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Hillcrest-Ranch-Sunol/102998106434809

Accommodations
Direct Agricultural Sales
  • agriculture-related gifts/crafts
  • on-farm sales
  • processed food
  • wine
  • juice
  • oil
  • U-pick
Educational Experience
  • classes or workshops
  • farm tours
  • lecture/presentation
  • participatory experience
  • processing or packing facility tour
Entertainment
  • festivals and fairs
  • picnic or play area
  • special events
Outdoor Recreation
  • nature walks
  • photography
  • wildlife viewing
Miscellaneous

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