Nestled in Northern California, Sonoma Wine Country offers a myriad of things to do and see. Not only does our glorious area boast over 400 wineries and vineyards but also lush green spaces. One of the gorgeous escapes is the Jack London State Historic Park in Glen Ellen, CA. This breathtaking 1400-acre paradise is situated in the basin of the Sonoma Mountains and showcases stunning vistas as well as 29 miles of trails. Whether you want to explore outdoors or tour the onsite museums, a visit to this National Historic Landmark will be an outstanding addition to your getaway.
Before you explore the Jack London State Historic Park, request a copy of our free Vacation Guide to Sonoma County. You’ll find our top-notch recommendations for area attractions, spectacular wineries, and award-winning restaurants. Our guide also showcases the beautifully appointed accommodations and luxurious amenities at Honor Mansion!
How to Make the Most of Your Time at the Jack London State Historic Park
When you visit our breathtaking area, you’ll find many incredible activities to experience the outdoors of Wine Country. In fact, your gateway to exploring our nature lover’s haven is at the Jack London State Historic Park. After you enjoy a gourmet breakfast at Honor Mansion, make the scenic 40-minute drive to your next adventure in Sonoma County.
The History of This Beloved Landmark
Formerly known as Jack London’s “Beauty Ranch,” the Jack London State Historic Park keeps the life of the beloved yet controversial author, the world-renowned Jack London, alive. His works include Call of the Wild, The Sea Wolf, and other tremendous literary accomplishments. When you meander through this 1,400-acre nature preserve, you’ll learn about the life and livelihood of London!
Tour This Beautiful Place
Experience the Jack London State Historic Park with one of three guided excursions, including specialty tours, free tours, and the Park Audio Trail App! As you walk around, you’ll find a gorgeous collection of museums and historic sites telling the story of the spectacular property and the life its original owner. These informative establishments include:
We also recommend downloading the official map with marked points of interests at the Jack London State Historic Park!
How to Explore the Park
Do you want to see this National Historic Landmark in a unique way? If so, consider booking a guided horseback tour with Triple Creek Horse Outfit. This wonderful adventure company offers exclusive expeditions through Jack London State Historic Park. On your journey, you’ll pass by stunning vineyards, meander through beautiful oak woodland, and gaze at groves of redwood trees. Or, plan a peaceful hiking journey. You can choose to follow one of the 29 miles of paved trails or create your own path with guidance from the Park Audio Trail App. Whichever way you decide to spend your time, you’re sure to create an unforgettable adventure!
Book Your Stay at Honor Mansion
After your visit to the Jack London State Historic Park, unwind at Honor Mansion. Our stunning bed and breakfast offers a marvelous selection of luxurious accommodations complete with debonair furnishings, posh comforts, and restored antiques. We invite you to browse our guest rooms and select ideal one for your getaway to Wine Country.
To enhance your time with us, ask us about our Poolside Spa Package. This enticing addition features a 60-minute Swedish massage for two at one of our poolside spa pavilions. You’ll also receive a rose petal candlelight turndown, sparkling wine, and chocolate covered strawberries.
Plan your next California vacation to Honor Mansion this year!