Jack London State Historic Park


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Jack London State Historic Park


Location:2400 London Ranch Road in Glen Ellen (about 20 minutes north of Sonoma).
Facilities:Historic home, museum, exhibits, picnic areas, horse rentals (seasonal), multi-use trails, self-guiding history trail (é).
Activities:Hiking, horseback riding, bicycling, group tours.
Special Features:Author Jack London made the Valley of the Moon his home in 1905. From his cottage, he wrote numerous short stories, novels, and articles while overseeing ambitious agricultural enterprises. Park includes the cottage, ranch, and gravesite of Jack London, and the ruins of London's dream house, Wolf House.
Address:c/o Diablo Vista District Office
845 Casa Grande Rd
Petaluma, CA 94954

Phone:707-938-5216
Web: www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=478
Size: 1,611 acres.

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Photo: Guided horseback riders in Jack London State Historic Park go from vineyards to hilltops as they learn about the past