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Environmental Education Through Hands-On Learning

Elkus Ranch has been an Environmental Education since 1975. We are available by reservation only for a number of activities: School Field Trips, private parties and private tours, day camps, overnights and as an event venue for weddings or meetings. See below for links to learn more.

Educational School Field Trips

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Elkus Ranch sees over 7,000 students from the greater San Francisco Bay Area each year as a field trip destination.  For reservations and questions regarding an educational school field trip please contact our Ranch Coordinator via email: abono@ucanr.edu

More information on all our educational programs may be found on our Programs page.

Small Group Tours

This 1.5 hour experience is a great way to see the ranch with a personalized, small-group tour just for you!  Learn more: ucanr.edu/elkustour

Contact Us

Please contact us with any questions:

Amy Bono (she/her), Ranch Coordinator
Phone: (650) 712-3151
Email: abono@ucanr.edu

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