Outdoor Recreation - California Agricultural Tourism Directory
California Agricultural Tourism Directory
California Agricultural Tourism Directory
California Agricultural Tourism Directory
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California Agricultural Tourism Directory

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Name and County Listing by Outdoor Recreation : game/wildlife preserve

Businesses sorted by county.

Sorensen's and Hope Valley Resorts

County
Alpine
Products
Watercolor workshops, history, Llama treks, Bird & Wildflower tours, etc.

Casa de la Pradera

County
Amador
Products
U-Pick operation, Game Preserve, Farm stay: Two upstairs bedrooms with shared bath welcome guests. Full breakfast is served using local, fresh, organic ingredients, and afternoon tea is offered. Farmstay guests may participate in gardening work, etc.

Book Family Farm

County
Butte
Products
Pumpkin patch, wildlife tours, on & off site horse-drawn carriage rides, concerts, special events, festivals, petting zoo, field trips, farm parties and weddings.

A Little House on the Fish Farm

County
Fresno
Activities
Soak in the sights and sounds of a working polyculture farm from the comfort of a new, modern farmhouse. Interact with friendly cows, sheep, goats, and chickens as you learn how they enhance orchards, vineyards and fish ponds. View rare and beautiful birds that are attracted to the 30 acres of ponds. Taste waterlily honey, fresh eggs, gourmet fish dishes and aquaponic vegetables. Opt for a "Guaranteed Catch" fishing expedition.

Products
Local raw honey, ranch eggs, fresh fish, water lilies, aquaponic vegetables and landscape plants.

China Ranch Dates

County
Inyo
Products
Sept. - Dec, watch and purchase as fresh dates are harvested. Dates, dried fruits & nuts. Fresh date bread and cookies baked daily. Birding, canyon and hiking

Eleven Roses Ranch

County
Lake
Products
Historic family ranch settled in 1883 that is still aworking cattle and hay ranch. Abundant flora and fauna. Mule-drawn wagon tour. Complete Chuck Wagon BB-Q. Very senior friendly. Photographs of ranch, T-shirts and hats with ranch logo available.

The Homestead

County
Madera
Products
B & B cottages. Horse layover.

True Grass Farms

County
Marin
Activities
Farm tours, field walks, bird watching, wild plant life observation, livestock, poultry and small animal watch in free range environment, panorama views of Estero's in Marin County

Products
Beef,pork, poultry, produce& berries in season

Black Mountain Farm

County
Marin
Activities
I teach classes all about fiber
I have Farm stay Pondhouse (off the grid)

Products
Farm Stays for couples
Sheeps wool, yarn, handknit hats,
Classes in indigo dyeing and spinning

Virginia Lakes Pack Outfit LLC

County
Mono
Products
Camping, fishing, horseback riding, nature walks, hunting, trail rides, horse pack team, guide/outfitter operation

The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens

County
Riverside
Products
Dates; grill items/café. Garden/nursery tours, school tour, lecture/presentation, petting zoo, conference facility/meeting, guide/outfitter operation.

Riverside-Corona Resource Conservation District

County
Riverside
Activities
tours of sustainable agriculture

123 Farm at Highland Springs Resort

County
Riverside
Activities
Farm and historical ranch tours available to groups of 10 or more with previous arrangements. Self guided, walking tours available also with check-in at main lobby. Farm Camp operates year-round for schools and the public during summer months.

Products
123 Farm makes many products with the certified organic lavender we grow. These products include: Lavender, Rosemary and Tea Tree Essential Oil, Lavender lotion, sleep mist and body oils. We also sell Garlic in early summer (sold out for 2014) as well as Olive Oil, from our own olives in the late fall and winter.

McDowell Hunting Preserve

County
Sacramento
Activities
Upland gamebird hunting of pheasants, chukars, and quail on family farm (Double M Farms) alfalfa fields. Pheasant season runs from Oct to Feb. Chukar & Quail season runs Sept to Mar. Season memberships and day hunts. Other amenities includes guide service, out-of-season self dog training, bird cleaning, whole processed birds sold, live birds sold, and 5 stand sporting clays.

Products
Pheasants, Chukars, Quail, Guide services, Bird cleaning, Whole processed birds, 5 stand sporting clays.

Serendipity Ranch Bed & Breakfast

County
San Bernardino
Activities
Surrounded by an abundance of nature and animal life, the Serendipity Ranch Bed and Breakfast offers luxurious rooms and a relaxed and affordable getaway. During apple harvest season, you can enjoy many locally produced items, including apple butter, apple donuts, apple pies and more. You also can visit a nearby art museum and gift shops, enjoy the mountain scenery, or visit just the ranch's  farm animals. A relaxing night's stay with a full country-breakfast in the morning awaits you

Products
Aminals on property. Wildlife habitat.  Wildland conservancy within 1/2 mile

Suzie's Farm

County
San Diego
Activities
Suzie’s Farm is located on 130 beautiful acres near the Tijuana Estuary, 13 miles south of downtown San Diego. Founded by Robin Taylor and Lucila De Alejandro in 2009, we are a USDA-certified organic farm that grows over 100 different types of crops per year. We host private tours and events year-round, and offer public opportunities to visit the farm on the second Saturday of every month and during our family-friendly events. Suzie’s Farm products are found in many area Farmers’ Markets, grocery stores and restaurants, and through its Good Farm Box, Farm Raiser and Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) programs.

 

Products
Products: growing over 100 varieties of seasonal vegetables, fruit, edible flowers and herbs, pastured eggs, sprouts, micro greens, wheatgrass, dried teas and herbs, mushrooms, and merchandise (t-shirts, hats, stickers, etc).

Offerings: Interactive and educational tours for all ages, both open to the public and for private groups. Pick your own produce, plant your own seeds and taste things along the way! We love private events as well.

Seabreeze Organic Farm

County
San Diego
Activities
We schedule tours, special events and classes.

Products
Site destination for tours, special events and classes.

Bar B6 Ranch (B6) Bitterwater Land & Cattle Co.

County
San Luis Obispo
Activities
Working authentic cattle ranch demonstrating real life ranching skills in conjunction with CA Dept of Fish & Game's PLM program

Products
BarB6 Hunting club providing hunting of Tule elk,wild hog, and upland game. Historic Ranch tours for groups; Natural Resource Management tours for groups

Covells Clydesdale Ranch

County
San Luis Obispo
Activities
Our Ranch is 1/2 endangered Monterey Pine Forest and 1/2 Meadows overlooking the Pacific Ocean. We have several herds of Clydesdale horses living like wild horses. It is a wildlife preserve as well. Tis is an exceptional tour like no other for the horse,wildlife, and nature lover.

Products
Clydesdale Ranch Related items

The Price Ranch

County
Santa Barbara
Products
Old Dairy Farm, 1890 Victorian house, 1859 Adobe. Films (Movies and Photo shoots). Weddings, roundups, farm-stays

Return To Freedom, American Wild Horse Sanctuary

County
Santa Barbara
Activities
Return to Freedom is dedicated to preserving the freedom, diversity and habitat of America's wild horses through sanctuary, education and conservation, while enriching the human spirit through direct experience with the natural world.

Products
Sanctuary Tours (the most basic of our tours) Wild Horse Walks (hiking into the hills to observe wild horse herd behavior and social dynamics) Kid's Days (focusing on ranch activities) Photo Safaris (for professionals and amateurs: capturing herd behaviors on camera). We also offer the sanctuary as a venue for clinics and special events

La Purisima Mission State Historic Park

County
Santa Barbara
Products
Living history programs, hiking, horseback riding, tours, game and wildlife preserve

Providence Riverland Park and Farm

County
Shasta
Activities
Demonstration and educational farm. Guided tours begin in June 2016

Farm on Putah Creek

County
Solano
Products
Vegetables, fruit, nuts. Agriculture-related gifts/crafts. Restored wildlife habitat areas. Hands-on activities include farm to table cooking experiences, Birding workshops, demonstrations of conservation practices in agriculture.

Rush Ranch

County
Solano
Products
Small meeting room

Chanslor Guest Ranch & Stables

County
Sonoma
Products
Horseback riding, guest ranch. Electric car and interpretive tours.

Viansa Winery

County
Sonoma
Products
Winetasting, winery tour, restaurant: Cucina Viansa, guest cottage

Salmon Creek Ranch

County
Sonoma
Activities
We are currently working on developing our agritourism operation.  We have four hundred acres of certified organic pasture with free-range animals and animal products, which we sell on and off the farm.

Products
We sell organically raised, grass-fed, free-range beef, goat, and duck, as well as organic free-range duck eggs.  We would like to be able to host events and weddings.  Contact us if you would like to have your event here.

Golden Trout Wilderness Packtrains

County
Tulare
Products
Cabins, meals, day rides, nature

Cache Creek Conservancy

County
Yolo
Products
Restoration projects

Audubon Bobcat Ranch

County
Yolo
Products
Restoration projects compatible with ranching operations. We ask for a donation rather than a fee from all visitors to the ranch.

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