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Jack London State Historic Park

2400 London Ranch Rd, Glen Ellen, CA 95442-9749
+1 707-938-5216
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Very Interesting Tour

Visiting this park is a great alternative to doing another winery tour. Most of us read The Call... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AtlantaTripper
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Atlanta
Good hike and fantastic scenery and history

Great break away from Wine Tasting. Beautiful hike to learn about Jack London and see his house... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jscoops
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San Diego, California
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2400 London Ranch Rd, Glen Ellen, CA 95442-9749
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting this park is a great alternative to doing another winery tour. Most of us read The Call of the Wild when we were young, but I had no idea Jack London had written 50 books before he died at the age of 40. He...More

Thank AtlantaTripper
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great break away from Wine Tasting. Beautiful hike to learn about Jack London and see his house and ranch. went over to the bog/lake area that Jack London use to swim in. Also saw his dream house that burned down. You do feel like you...More

Thank jscoops
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A short drive from Sonoma to the park in nearby Glen Ellen. Good visitor's centre that provides information regarding walks and the 'House of Happy Walls' museum. The walk to Wolf Hall was fantastic, well signposted and an easy stroll. You are surrounded by woodlands...More

Thank EJBeck
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were urged to make time for a visit here and it was well worth while. I loved the Jack London books I've read but did not realize he and his wife were world adventurers and there are a lot more books of his that...More

Thank wisconsinwinegirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Entrance fee for all paths....Has horse trails as well as hiking trails with pavement as well as those unpaved. Easy access from well maintained parking lot... Bring your water bottle. Fairly steep, take it slow and enjoy..gift shop.that features a film area explaining about property...More

Thank Teresa Terre S
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Smack dab in the middle of the Valley of the Moon, Jack London Park is a beautiful place to take in the scenery, take a walk, have a picnic, or all of the above. Truly captivating nature at it's best no matter the season. A...More

Thank 46Graham3
Reviewed 10 April 2017

My mom and I thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Jack London State Park. The self guided tour of the grounds was a great value for a $10 cash entrance fee, and the house of happy walls provided the history of Jack London's fascinating life.

Thank ShelbyL500
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Well kept park with great story of Jack London. The docent at the cottage was knowledgeable and vivid. The cottage itself is very nicely kept. It felt as if we had come 120 years back in time.

Thank Ada B
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This is a wonderful park. It's large enough to contain many different short and long walking trails among the gorgeous flora. The historical buildings such as the Wolf House are also quite interesting. The park service has done a good job of providing information around...More

2  Thank Itinerant_Foodies
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We fell in love with this park years ago and keep going back. The history from the time of Jack's brief time there is amazing and the volunteers that staff and take care of the park are really special. Take time to walk or hike,...More

1  Thank pnati0n
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Pat H
When are the shows/Plays at the Jack London Park in Glen Ellen? Is there an on-line schedule so we can plan on being in Santa Rosa next time at the same time there's a performance?
22 September 2015|
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Response from docevida_5 | Reviewed this property |
You can access online to search for events at the Jack London Park.
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nancy b
can you bring your dog?
14 March 2015|
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Response from Amanda L |
Yes. From what I understand, dogs are allowed on leash on the wolf house and beauty ranch trails. We did see horse tracks there as well just fyi if your dog is used to them or not. It's beautiful!!! Have fun!!
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