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 Business Name Hillcrest Ranch Sunol LLC
 Owner Kathleen Elliott
 Address 11901 Foothill Road
 City Sunol
 County Alameda
 Zip 94586
 email kdell@sonic.net
 Phone 925-209-7702
 Fax 925 209-7702
 Website http://hillcrestrancholiveoil.com/
 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

 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
Webmaster Email: paleff@ucdavis.edu