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January 06, 2018 - December 30, 2018

Ranch Tours

Wilder Ranch State Park
1401 Coast Road
Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Date & Time

January 06, 2018  -  December 30, 2018

Starts at 1:00 PM and ends at 2:00 PM

Event is free; Parking is $10.00. Please call the park to confirm at 831.426.0505. Rain cancels. No tours December 22nd & 23rd.


Discover what life was like a century ago on this innovative dairy ranch. This hour-long tour includes the 1897 Victorian home, 1859 Gothic Revival farmhouse, 1896 water-powered machine shop, barns and other historic buildings. Activities vary monthly but include butter churning, ice cream making, branding, cooking, roping skills, wagon rides, and demonstrations in the ranch buildings. This event is appropriate for all ages.