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El Rancho Escondido

#41 of 57 things to do in Avalon Features Animals
El Rancho Escondido Rd, 150 Metropole, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 310-510-0772
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Nestled in a small valley nearly 12 miles outside of Avalon is El Rancho Escondido, "the hidden ranch." Still a working ranch, it was originally started as the Wrigley family's Arabian Horse Ranch. The facility's prizewinning horses, historic memorabilia, and entertaining exhibits make it a favorite stop on Discovery Tours Inland Motor Tour.
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“A fascinating Wrigley legacy property.”
1 Aug 2016
“Inner Island History”
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El Rancho Escondido Rd, 150 Metropole, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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+1 310-510-0772
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The only problem is getting out to see it. Some tours of the interior take you through, but not like the old days. Still, a jeep tour of the island's interior (east or west end) is one of the most unique experiences the island has...More

Thank Poochkin
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Also know as Hidden Ranch. At one time home to Arabian Stallions. The ranch is currently under renovation. As the ranch is given a facelift many changes are already visible. Orchards of wine grapes being harvested on the ranch make a beautiful backdrop for the...More

1  Thank BluewaterGypsy
Reviewed 6 September 2012

Now the Rusak's are growing wine vines there and producing some excellent wines. Beautiful views and the old Spanish ranch buildings and home are wonderful to see.

7  Thank Shesailor1
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