There are several picnic areas in the park: In the museum parking lot (turn left at the entrance station), picnic tables are placed in the center median of the parking lot. This area is great for a quick picnic.
A short walk above the ranch parking lot, (turn right at the entrance station), there is a picnic area with several grouped tables, barbeque stands, and potable water. These picnic areas are sheltered by large shady oak trees, overlooking Beauty Ranch. Picnic area 1 and Picnic area 2 can be reserved. If the sites are not reserved in advance they are available for all visitors.
Fees and capacities for the picnic sites are:
Site 1 $75 per day Capacity 36-48 most private
Site 2 $60 per day Capacity 30-40 (near site 1)
To learn more and to see more venues in the Park, click here.
For reservations, call 707-938-5216.