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Address: 26800 Mulholland Hwy, Calabasas, CA 91302-1940
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They have groups scheduled such as Navajo rugs with a person demonstrating how they are made. There are paths for walking/hiking. The hawks are seen hunting.

Reviewed February 15, 2017
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Reviewed February 15, 2017

They have groups scheduled such as Navajo rugs with a person demonstrating how they are made. There are paths for walking/hiking. The hawks are seen hunting.

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Reviewed October 21, 2016

Really enjoyed heading to this place - drive was nice, combined with other areas of interest en route (Malibu / Canyons). Scenic and tranquil, with friendly and helpful staff at the visitor centre, as well as around the ranch itself, if you need any advice. Also found out that this is the location of the Biggest Loser USA ranch, if... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
Reviewed September 28, 2016

Part of the Santa Monica Mountains - great ridge line views - FANTASTIC Visitor's Center - clean restrooms

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Reviewed August 24, 2016

Visitor Center is small but is packed with things to do and learn. Check their schedule first as they often have programs that you may be able to listen to while on your visit. If you like to hike, you are close to the old Ronald Reagan ranch as well as Malibu Creek State Park (that still has remnants of... More 

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Thank Smilie F
Mesquite, Nevada
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Reviewed August 21, 2016

This is one of those places that have so much history and you can only imagine the grander of days gone by. An abundance of trails to walk and the beauty make it a must stop to spend a few quiet hours and enjoy!

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Woodland, California
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Reviewed July 26, 2016

Take Mulholland on great drive through Santa Monica Mountains and picnic at Gillette Ranch at dusk. Magical.

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Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

This place is worth a stop for aimple down time. Not prolific but the grounds are vast & you certainly feel out of the city. The visitors center is simple; its more fun when they have a guest speaker, pottery show or green rexycling presentarion. This is a great place to being a picnic with lots of room to wander.

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Thank Rey C
Goochland, Virginia
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Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

This 588 acre site, once the home of the Gillette razor offers an informative visitors center, the mansion and plenty of hiking trails. The mansion and other buildings are not open to the public. The "Biggest Loser" is filmed here. Allow 2 hours.

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Long Beach, California
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Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Great place to hike and see how the other half lived...great trees and plenty of things to see...rich guys giant house etc...very historical...and interesting... Great getaway for a day...beautiful.

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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed March 12, 2016

We always enjoy visiting the King Gillette Ranch this time of year before it gets too hot, and before the summer crowds show up. It's a pastoral setting on Mulholland between Malibu and Calabassas sited on gently rolling country. Has a great visitor's center which outlines the history, has exhibits & dioramas, and has a quaint little gift shop. There's... More 

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