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Amador

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Amador Flower Farm

City
Plymouth
County
Amador
Activities
Products
Daylilies, perennials, statuary gardening gift items, pumpkins, grasses. 13 acres of fowers to walk over.

Casa de la Pradera

City
Fiddletown
County
Amador
Activities
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.

Charles Spinetta Winery/Spinetta Family Vineyards

City
Plymouth
County
Amador
Activities
Products
Premium red and sweet wines from grapes. We have grapes and premium bulk wine available for wineries and home wine makers. Wildlife Art Gallery

Deaver Vineyards

City
Plymouth
County
Amador
Activities
Products

Tours available, limited to 5-25 people; B&B on-site. Wine tastings; gift shop

Dobra Zemlja Inc

City
Plymouth
County
Amador
Activities
Products
Winery tours, conference facility/ meeting room

Montevina Winery

City
Plymouth
County
Amador
Activities
Products
Winetasting

Shenandoah Vineyards - Sobon Wine Family Estate

City
Plymouth
County
Amador
Activities
Products

Contemporary art gallery, changes every two months. Books on wine, and recipes.

Vino Noceto Winery

City
Plymouth
County
Amador
Activities
Products

Wine Tasting, barrel tasting, winery tours

Winterport Farm

City
Ione
County
Amador
Activities
Products

Grassfed beef, pumpkin patch, school tours. Wagon ride to pumpkin patch Oct 15 to 31. See listing on eatwild.com

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Calaveras

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Broll Mountain Vineyards

City
Murphys
County
Calaveras
Activities
Products

Wine & Agriculture-related gifts & crafts

California Cashmere Company

City
San Andreas
County
Calaveras
Activities
Products
Offering quality cashmere knitwear, yarn, fiber, breeding stock, ranch tours and more on largest cashmere producing ranch in California. Come hear the story behind the company and what makes it unique in the cashmere industry

Ironstone Vineyards

City
Murphys
County
Calaveras
Activities
Products

Wine tasting, deli, gifts, apples in season

Willow Creek Ranch

City
Mountain Ranch
County
Calaveras
Activities

Farm Stay, 600 sq ft cabin 3 bedrooms sleeps 8. Seasonal activities include seasonal farm chores. Seasonal chores include gardening, milking cow when "fresh", gathering eggs, feeding farm animals. Above ground pool and trampoline for warm sunny weather. Demo/help make mozarella cheese, butter and seasonal items. Help as much or as little as you like. Watch our video on "America's Heartland"

Products

Jams, embroidery, (as available) butter, eggs, mozzarella cheese and other. Cabin sleeps 8 - can add family style breakfast or dinner.

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El Dorado

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Abel's Apple Acres

City
Placerville
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products
Apples, gift store, craft faire, pies, pastries, Lunch BBQ

Alpacas of Somerset Farm

City
Fair Play
County
El Dorado
Activities

on-farm sales, ranch tours

Products

Alpaca breeding and fiber livestock, Alpaca fiber and related products. Tours possible.

American River Cherry Co

City
Placerville
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products

U-pick olallieberries, boysenberries, marionberries, raspberries and 5 kinds of cherries, Mountain honey

American Whitewater Expeditions

City
Coloma
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products

AWE River Store. River rafting trips on the South, Middle & North Forks of American River. In-ground swimming pool, stocked fishing pond, volleyball, horseshoes.

Apple Hill Growers, Inc

City
Camino
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products

Various activities - 55 ranches involved, some apple ranches, 4 wineries, 1 micro-brewing operation. Fruit, baked goods, wine tasting, Christmas trees.

Argyres Orchard

City
Camino
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products

Apples and Concord Grapes - U-pick only

Berry Heaven

City
Garden Valley
County
El Dorado
Activities

Upick berries, garden, Culinary Herbs, Medicinal herbs. Described Uses, nutrition values

Products

Fresh and frozen Berries, U-Pick

Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

City
Somerset
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products

Iris nursery, with over 4000 cultivars, the majority being tall bearded irises.  Bluebird Haven is a member of the Historic Iris Preservation Society and most of the stock is considered historic (at least 30 years old). Website purchases can be made between January 1 through August 15, with shipping in July and August. 

Boa Vista Orchards

City
Placerville
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products
Fresh fruits & vegetables, bakery, pantry, apple cider, apple wine & more

Carson Ridge Evergreen Tree Farm

City
Placerville
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products

Choose and cut Christmas trees, wreaths, frost greenery

Charles B Mitchell Vineyards

City
Fair Play
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products

Wine

Colibri Ridge Winery & Vineyard

City
Fair Play
County
El Dorado
Activities

Vineyard and boutique winery with phenomenal views and gorgeous picnic area.

Products

Wine.

El Dorado County Christmas Tree Growers

City
Placerville
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products

Guide to Christmas tree growers, fresh wreaths, Farm Trails at website listed here

El Dorado County Farm Trails Association

City
Placerville
County
El Dorado
Activities

Regional agricultural marketing association with more than 110 farms and ranches and 70 wineries, Quilt Trail, plus more

Products

El Dorado County Quilt Trail Project

City
County
El Dorado County
Activities

What isThe Quilt Trail Project?  All across America, barn quilts, hand-painted public works of art  adorn, old barns, historic buildings, gardens.  For a map of the current locations go to http://www.edc-farmtrails.org/event/2015-07-29/quilt-trail-project

Products

Each Farm Trails member with a painted quilt block has different products... apples, veggies, wine, flowers, B&B stays.

El Dorado Winery Association

City
Placerville
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products
Guided wine tasting tours, picnics

Fleming Jones Homestead B&B

City
Placerville
County
El Dorado
Activities

A Bed & Breakfast Inn in the Apple Hill (Camino USGS District) centrally located to El Dorado Wineries.  Champion miniature horses, a small vineyard and fruit orchard where fresh grown products grace our breakfast table laden with gourmet treats for the foodie.

Products

Gourmet breakfasts, evening treats, comfortable rooms in an 1883 farm house with personal concierge service and as much or as little participatory experience one wants with our miniature horses.

Gold Hill Vineyard and Brewery

City
Placerville
County
El Dorado
Activities

Winery and brewery, tasting room, special events, and both outdoor and indoor wedding facilities, including 2,500 square foot banquet hall with 1,500 sqare foot deck overlooking the vineyard and American River canyon

Products

Gold Mountain Winery & Lodge

City
Fairplay
County
El Dorado
Activities

Wine tasting, lodging, live music and more. 

Products

Winetasting, Bed & Breakfast Inn. Soon spa treatments will be available.

Goyette's North Canyon Ranch

City
Camino
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products

6 varieties of apples. Pumpkins, Indian corn and gourds. U-pick both apples and pumpkins

Grandpa's Cellar

City
Camino
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products

Apples, country store, bake shop, recipes. Tours by appointment

Green Acres Farmers Market

City
Camino
County
El Dorado
Activities

Roadside market

Products

Organic fruit and seasonal pumpkin patch and apples.

Gwinllan Estate Winery

City
Somerset
County
El Dorado
Activities

Wine tasting, vineyard tours, Paella sunset dinners, Rib cook off evening.

Products

Estate Wines : California Champage, Riesling, Grenache Rose, Chardonnay, Muscat, Zinfandel, Rhone Blend, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petite Sirah, Malbec

Hacienda Orchards

City
Camino
County
El Dorado
Activities

Wholesale and choose and cut Christmas trees.

Products

Douglas Fir, Noble Fir, White Fir

Harris Tree Farm

City
Pollock Pines
County
El Dorado
Activities

Member of Apple Hill Growers Assoc. and El Dorado County Farm Trails Assoc.

Products

Blackberries, blueberries, vegetables, apples, pears, pumpkins, and choose and cut Christmas trees.

High Sierra Iris & Wedding Gardens

City
Camino
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products
1500 varieties of high bred Iris flowers. Christmas trees - Colorado Blue Spruce (after Thanksgiving). School tours by appt.

Hooverville Orchards

City
Placerville
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products

Peaches, nectarines, plums, apples, pears, cherries, citrus, asparagus, pumpkins, avocados, berries, pluots, Asian pears

Indian Rock Tree Farm

City
Camino
County
El Dorado
Activities

Wholesale and choose and cut Christmas trees. Tour the haunted mine or the artifact museum. 

Products

Fly fishing, January through September.

Jack Russell Brewing Co

City
Camino
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products

T-Shirts, glass, beer. Brewery tours

Jollity Farm Goat Dairy

City
Garden Valley
County
El Dorado
Activities

Stop by anytime during regular business hours to purchase cheese from the farm stand. Schedule a tour with the cheesemaker.

Products

Chevre, feta, ricotta, Garlic dill chevre, habanero chevre, cajeta, cranberry chevre, Italian farmhouse (raw milk aged cheese). 

Lava Cap Winery & Vineyards

City
Placerville
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products

Winery Tasting Room. Picnic deck overlooking the vineyard and picnic grounds in the garden. Winery tour by appt. only.

Lima Sierra Ranch

City
Placerville
County
El Dorado
Activities

Farm stays - Furnished studio available for overnight stays with horse stabling available, if needed.

Products

Grass fed beef, apples during harvest season.

Lotus Bonsai Nursery & Gardens

City
Placerville
County
El Dorado
Activities

Bonsai nursery with lush gardens and koi pond with surrounding picnic tables.

Products

A full service Bonsai nursery, offering Bonsai, stock plants, pots, supplies, gifts, Bonsai classes and workshops.

Mad Dog Mesa

City
Coloma
County
El Dorado
Activities

We are growers and producers of Estate Extra Virgin Olive Oil.  We have approximately 3,000 olive trees comprised of about 50 different varieties that are planted within an Oak Woodland.  We have an on-site olive mill which is used to produce our Extra Virgin Olive Oil and a tasting room in our mill building.  We are open by appointment only.

Products

Growers and Producers of Estate Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Mann Family Farm

City
Somerset
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products

Peaches, berries, sweet onions, apples, vegetables, and flowers

North Canyon Inn Bed and Breakfast

City
Camino
County
El Dorado
Activities

We are a licensed Bed & Breakfast located in the heart of Apple Hill.  We offer modern, clean, comfortable accommodations.  A gourmet breakfast is served each morning using local fruits and vegetables.  Local wine is served each evening.

Products

Bed & Breakfast.  Small groups can be accommodated.

PineOMine Ranch

City
Placerville
County
El Dorado
Activities

Offering Pick Your Own berries and fruit, Hayride in the orchard and berries, activities for children

Products

Berries and Fruit, Arts and Crafts

Retiredice Alpacas

City
Somerset
County
El Dorado
Activities

Breed and sell Alpacas, Sell the products from the alpacas

Products

Rome Valley Vineyards

City
Garden Valley
County
El Dorado
Activities

Wine Tasting, Apple picking, tours, over nite accommodations, event center

Products

wine grapes and apples in season

Seven-Up Guest Ranch

City
Mt Akum
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products

Wine. Bed & Breakfast, 145 acres guest ranch. No horses.

Smokey Ridge Farmstand and Winery

City
Placerville
County
El Dorado
Activities

An authentic, laid back farm experience
We are a diverse little family operation. We grow all of our produce right here on the farm, including wine grapes, chestnuts, apples, pears, figs, olives, persimmons and pumpkins. Our preserves, condiments, wine and custom sausages are made with our produce.

Products

Wine, apples, pears, u-pick chestnuts, u-pick pumpkins, olive oil, persimmons, figs, gourmet preserves & condiments.

Sun Mountain Farm & Vineyard

City
Camino
County
El Dorado
Activities

Experience the tranquil, scenic and rural setting of an apple farm while you choose to pick among 6 varieties of apples in the orchard.  Blueberries are also available in June.  You may pause awhile and picnic under the tent while you enjoy the view.

Products

6 varieties of apples and 4 varieties of blueberries

Wakamatsu Farm

City
Placerville
County
El Dorado
Activities

Historical site of the Wakamatsu Tea & Silk Farm colony in 1869, registered National & State historical landmark, site of first Japanese settlement in USA, trained docents lead public and private tours of this property.

Products

Organic produce and sustainable animal products offered by 2 farming operations that lease land from the ARC

Whitewater Connection, Inc

City
Coloma
County
El Dorado
Activities
Products

Whitewater river trips

Winners Acres

City
Placerville
County
El Dorado
Activities

U-Pick Pumpkins, Snacks, Gifts, Bounce House

Products

Pumpkins

Wofford Acres Vineyards

City
Camino
County
El Dorado
Activities

Wine Tasting and Sales

Products

Wine

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Mariposa

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Butterfly Creek Winery & Vineyards

City
Mariposa
County
Mariposa
Activities
Products
Winery tours and Tasting

Casto Oaks

City
Mariposa
County
Mariposa
Activities
Products

Here at Casto Oaks we are the stewards of six acres of vineyards located in Mariposa, California. Our lives are dedicated to agriculture and oenology. We are a small family operation with 14 years of experience in our craft. We use sustainable farming practices and leave no stone unturned to ensure the highest possible quality with zero shortcuts.

J J's Produce

City
Mariposa
County
Mariposa
Activities
Products
Varied vegetables- heirloom, open-pollinated, chemical and pesticide free. Oganic breads and pastries.

Kirby Peak Ranch

City
Mariposa
County
Mariposa
Activities
Products

Tomatoes, lettuce, herbs and assorted vegetables. Hydroponic growing systems, workshops and internships.

Mariposa Loofa

City
Mariposa
County
Mariposa
Activities

Timed, drip watering system using recycled containers & green housed plants.  Seasonal walking explanation tour of growing operation, obstacles and showing harvested products.

Products

Loofa sponges and their products, gift baskets, soaps (with & without loofa), lotions, crèmes and more.


Restful Nest B & B

City
Mariposa
County
Mariposa
Activities
Products

B & B, 3 rooms, meals

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Nevada

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Blue Oaks Ranch

City
Grass Valley
County
Nevada
Activities

Farm stay on an organic family farm on 35 acres. We lovingly raise dairy goats, dairy sheep, and Jersey cows, who provide us with fresh milk to make a variety of cheeses, yogurt and butter. We raise most of our food on the farm.

Products

Farmstead Cheese and Vacation Rental. We are listed on AirBnB's website at https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/7679128?guests=2&s=7P7g0-tU

Dawnridge Farm

City
Grass Valley
County
Nevada
Activities

See free range chickens, weekends chicks hatching!

Products

Poultry eggs, day old Delaware chicks and Bronze turkey poults

Double Oak Vineyards & Winery

City
County
Nevada
Activities

Wine tasting, winery & vineyard tours, & picnicking

Products

Wine

Grass Valley Fiber Farm

City
Grass Vally
County
Nevada
Activities
Products

Fine Alpaca fiber, processed into rovings for spinners, yarn and other Alpaca products. Farm fresh eggs, organic gardens. Babydoll sheep and alpaca's for sale. Children's classes: knit, spin and dye fiber and yarn. School tours in spring to see babies.

Hopeful Hill Ranch

City
Nevada City
County
Nevada
Activities
Products
Rainbow eggs

McBurney Tree Farm

City
Cedar Ridge
County
Nevada
Activities
Products

Christmas trees

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Placer

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Alpacas All Around

City
Loomis
County
Placer
Activities

Farm Tours, Alpaca Walk About
Shop in our alpaca boutique

Products

Alpaca rugs, gloves, scarves, apparel for children and adults, yarn

Amber Oaks Raspberries

City
Auburn
County
Placer
Activities
Products

7 berry varieties

Auburn Vacation Farm

City
Auburn
County
Placer
Activities

Two separate vacation rentals on rural property with pigs, chickens, fruit and vegetables. Providing u-pick privileges to guests for winter and summer vegetables, fruits and free range eggs with spectacular over-night accommodations.

Products

Charleston Lavender Farm

City
Colfax
County
Placer
Activities

We sell lavender at various farmers markets and craft fairs. We are open for U-Pick and lavender sales during the summer.

Products

Fresh lavender bouquets, plants, dried lavender bouquets and buds, many lavender products including sachets, sprays, pillows, oil, flee powder, carpet deodorizer, and soap.

Dry Creek Herb Farm & Learning Center

City
Auburn
County
Placer
Activities
Products
Fresh and dried herbs, garden and school tours, classes, herb shop and garden gift shop

Horton Iris Garden

City
Loomis
County
Placer
Activities

View iris plants during blooming time, order and pick up plants in August.  Shipping available for fee.

Products

Iris plants, Daylilies plants, you pick fresh cut lavender

Lake Flower Farms

City
Granite Bay
County
Placer
Activities

Agritourism activities, fishing, lake,access, berry picking

Products

Garlic onions berries sage basil

Long Dream Farm

City
Lincoln
County
Placer
Activities

Overnight Farm stay, dairy and farm tours by appointment,  cow to cheese tours by appointment

Products

eggs, cheese

Loomis Alpacas

City
Loomis
County
Placer
Activities
Products

Sales of hand-spun yarns from alpacas raised on small family farm. Visitors welcome and encouraged to meet the alpacas and see their many values. Farm tours and Alpaca raising information available by appointment. Learn how alpaca fleece is spun into yarn

Machado Orchards

City
Auburn
County
Placer
Activities
Products

Cherries, apricots, peaches, plums, nectarines, pears, apples, strawberries, farm fresh veggies, bread, jams & jellies, pickled veggies, honey salad dressings. Best pies in town from fresh fruit in season. Fresh pressed cider in season.

Miller's Citrus Grove

City
Penryn
County
Placer
Activities
Products

Satsuma & Clementine Mandarins. Will ship

Mountain Mandarin Festival

City
Newcastle
County
Placer
Activities
Products
Owari Satsuma Mandarin Oranges

PaZa Estate Winery

City
Auburn
County
Placer
Activities

We planted the vines in 2005, and now manage everything about the vineyard from pruning to harvest, make the wine, and take care of all associated activities right there on the property. We are open for regular wine tasting and sales every weekend from 12 to 5. Also, for a small fee - we offer private tours and tasting by appointment. In addition, we host private parties and smaller events.

Products

Varietals grown and available for tasting and purchase include Albarino, Primitivo, Barbera, and Petite Sirah.

Penryn Rabbit Farm

City
Penryn
County
Placer
Activities

Penryn Rabbit Farm offers farm tours and courses on raising and butchering rabbits for meat.

Products

Rabbit Meat
Free Range Chicken
Free Range Duck
Eggs
Rabbit Manure Fertilizer

Pilz Produce at Hillcrest

City
Penryn
County
Placer
Activities
Products

Farm stand. Mandarins, winter squash, other citrus, persimmons, some kiwi and pomegranites for sale. Great views of the valley when the weather is good. Heritage Mandarin trees. Small, sef-guided tours sometimes available.

Sinclair Family Farm

City
Penryn
County
Placer
Activities

We raise our animals on our pastures of Placer County, eating their natural diet of grass and other vegetation.  Our family is very involved in the livestock operation.

Products

naturally grown, pasture raised beef, lamb, chicken and eggs

Snow's Citrus Court

City
Newcastle
County
Placer
Activities
Products
Owari Satsuma Mandarin oranges, Meyer lemons, Bearss limes, pumello, kumquats, Oro Blanco grape fruit. Seevn product artisan gourmet products, featuring citrus. Cookbook, Citrus Court, Cooking

Snowy Peaks Tree & Berry Farm

City
Foresthill
County
Placer
Activities

Berries and chilis are U-Pick and Christmas trees are Choose & Cut.

Products

Berries, Chilis, and Christmas trees.

The Flower Farm Nursery & Coffee House

City
Loomis
County
Placer
Activities
Products

Seasonal produce (organically grown)

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Tuolumne

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Al's Bonsai / Al Judnich Gardening

City
Jamestown
County
Tuolumne
Activities

No appointment necessary:
bonsai selection
sales of outdoor / indoor bonsai.

Products

BONSAI Sales; also; plants / trees, pots, substrate, top dress gravel, tools, wire, ornamental and viewing stones, books, tapes, T-shirts, Asian inspired paintings and memorabilia.

Arta River Trips

City
Groveland
County
Tuolumne
Activities
Products
Whitewater tours thoughout the West

Aspen Meadow Pack Station Inc

City
Sonora
County
Tuolumne
Activities
Products
Camping, fishing, horseback riding, guide/outfitter operation

Cedar Ridge Apple Ranch LLC / Indigeny Reserve

City
Sonora
County
Tuolumne
Activities

Tasting Room, gift shop, tours, picnic area, hiking, photo opportunities, large lawns to play on and other seasonal activities.

Products

Hard apple cider, brandy, vodka, apples, pumpkins in season

Cover's Apple Ranch

City
Tuolumne
County
Tuolumne
Activities
Products
7 varieties of apples; pears, pies and pastries; cider, assorted dried fruits and fresh vegetables

Farms of Tuolumne County

City
Soulsbyville
County
Tuolumne
Activities

promotes members, farmers markets, other Ag related services in Tuolumne County on-line and through printed brochure

Products

Gianelli Vineyards & Winery

City
Jamestown
County
Tuolumne
Activities
Products

Vineyard and winery. 18 different vines and wines, including Noble Italian wines. Tastings with cheese and the rest. Vineyard and winery tours. Walk through the vineyards and trees, overlooks Sonora and can see peaks of Yosemite.

Kennedy Meadows Resort & Pack Station

City
Sonora
County
Tuolumne
Activities
Products

Cabins for rent. Pack trips into the Emigrant Wilderness, Yosemite & Carson-Iceberg Wilderness. Forest Service campgrounds close by.

Llamas of Circle Home

City
Sonora
County
Tuolumne
Activities

Llama Ranch. We have been raising and training llamas since 1983. Our llamas interact with people on a personal level. With advance notice we can arrange a hike with the llamas in the beautiful Stanislaus National Forest.

Products

Ranch tours, llama training and sales, interaction with llamas, hikes with llamas

Rancho Torales / Sonora Gold

City
Sonora
County
Tuolumne
Activities
Products

Growers of French Lavender (Grosso) and olives (Tuscan varieties including Frantoia and Leccino) for their oils. On-farm sales and tours by appointment only.

Sierra Institute of Herbal Studies

City
Big Oak Flat
County
Tuolumne
Activities

Classes in the history and use of herbs, including medicine making, kitchen and garden cultivated herbs, wildcrafting, uses and benefits of select herbs from Traditional Chinese Medicine and Ayurveda, planting and propagating herbs, soap making and home care produts, essential oils - history, use and safety.

Laureen will be teaching one day classes tailored to single subjects and you may request topics!  Look for Soap Making! Herbal Gifts! Home First Aid Kits! and MORE!  Bring your group, choose a topic and schedule a day - it is fun and you take lots home!

Products

Large herb garden for tours and herbal education classes. We teach students how to grow and use herbs for cooking, medicine,and many other useful purposes.

Slide Mountain Ranch

City
Tuolumne
County
Tuolumne
Activities
Products

Guest Ranch with guest house that can sleep eight, campfires, trail rides including lessons, guest horse boarding, horse training, horse breeding, horses for sale, close to Yosemite National Park. You're on your own for meals; guest house has kitchenette.

Yosemite Cellars

City
Groveland
County
Tuolumne
Activities

We offer tours of our vineyard and an opportunity to taste wines made from our estate grown grapes.

Products

Wines made from our Syrah & Tannat, Grenache Rose, Firefall (red blend), and Rim Fire Red

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