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El Rancho Escondido

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Jul 11, 2017
“A fascinating Wrigley legacy property.”
Aug 1, 2016
“Inner Island History”
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...more
El Rancho Escondido Rd, 150 Metropole, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

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

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed August 1, 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

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed September 6, 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.

Date of experience: August 2012
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