Fall Wine Tasting in Watsonville
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Castle Rock State Park

Adventure | Boulder Creek

San Lorenzo Valley Museum

Culture | Boulder Creek

Wild Roots Market

Food+Drink | Boulder Creek

Toll House Hotel

Lodging | Los Gatos

Felton

Towns | Santa Cruz County

Byington Vineyard & Winery

Wineries | Los Gatos

Upcoming Events

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Heritage Harvest Festival

10 | 20 | 2018

Celebrate the harvest at Wilder Ranch State Park! Living History comes alive…baking on a wood stove, blacksmith & machine shop demonstrations, old time music, square dancing, children’s crafts & games.

Harvest Festival: Pumpkin Patch & Apple Bash

10 | 20 | 2018

Celebrate the Bounty of the Pajaro Valley and the Monterey Bay Area! Join us for fun on the farm for the whole family. Honor the changing of the seasons and celebrate the Harvest with us on the farm.

The Witches Ball

10 | 27 | 2018

Held at the most haunted place in California, the Brookdale Lodge! The Witches Ball is coming soon, so grab your hat and your broom. Whether you walk, fly creep or crawl, make you way to the Witches Ball.

Walk with the Winemaker

11 | 03 | 2018

Come walk into our Chardonnay vineyard and we’ll discuss the growing cycle. Continue through the crush pad, tank farm, and barrel room. This is your chance to ask what’s current in the process. Finish up in the tasting room to see what comes of it all!

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Guide To Goat Rock

A great staging ground for a number of adventures, from bouldering to rock climbing, day hiking to backpacking, and even birding. The crown jewel, Goat Rock, is a limestone formation that is typical of the park’s geology and the splendid vistas boast one of the absolute best views of the Santa Cruz Mountains.

Big Basin Redwoods State Park

In 1902, the early environmental movement saw one of its crowning moments come to glorious fruition with the formation of the California Redwood Park. The park, later renamed Big Basin Redwoods State Park, would prove to be the first unit in what would eventually evolve into the modern California State Parks system.

Hike to Berry Creek Falls

One can experience an excellent hike to the iconic Berry Creek Falls by hiking a 9-mile out-and-back trail from Big Basin HQ. Of course, the full splendor comes on the 11-mile loop, with three additional waterfalls, all of them along the spectacular Berry Creek Falls Trail.

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Fall Wine Tasting in Watsonville

10 | 05 | 2018

Bicycling between the wineries is encouraged and easy. Don’t be fooled by the locations. Wargin Wines and Integrity Wines are fun, personable, professional and a great way to see how the wine business works up close.

Hakone Gardens – Tranquility in the City

09 | 22 | 2018

On the edge of Silicon Valley, nestled among state and county parks in Saratoga, lies Hakone Gardens the oldest Japanese estate and gardens in the Western Hemisphere. Enjoy a tranquil journey to ancient Japan’s storied past through...

Mountain Winery

09 | 11 | 2018

‘The vineyard in the sky’ is so much more than a beautiful place to enjoy a glass of wine. With stunning panoramic views of the coastal mountains, it is a fantastic place to say ‘I do,’ and celebrate the cherished milestones of life...

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