Quail Hollow Ranch

Quail Hollow Ranch is a Santa Cruz County Park, former summer home and horse ranch of the Lane family of Sunset Magazine fame.

Santa Cruz Astronomy Club helps the park out with several astronomical events a year.

The Ranch is off Quail Hollow Road, which connects between Zayante Rd and Glen Arbor Rd.

From Santa Cruz: Take Graham Hill Road towards Felton. Just past Roaring Camp, turn right on Zayante Rd. A little past Trout Farm Inn, turn left on Quail Hollow Rd, and turn right into the ranch, if you have a telescope and are arriving before dark, setup along the white picket fence in the overflow lot on the right of the road. If you are a visitor, use the main parking lot on the left, by the visitors center.

From the Bay Area: Take Highway 17 towards Santa Cruz. Take the Mt Hermon exit in Scotts Valley, follow Mt Hermon through Scotts Valley, past the quarry, all the way to the end. Turn LEFT onto Graham Hill Rd, At the next light, turn Left onto Zayante Rd, A little past Trout Farm Inn, turn left on Quail Hollow Rd, and turn right into the ranch.

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