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Forest View Ranch Amenities

Rest, restore, connect with nature and what matters most...

When you reserve the historic, family-owned Forest View Ranch for your group, the whole property is yours to enjoy! 

80 acres nestled in a fertile valley along Fife Creek.

We have such a long list of Ranch amenities that many groups never even leave the property during their visit.

If you want to explore the Russian River Valley Resort Area, we also added a list of off-site amenities, too. 


Cooking Classes at the Ranch with Chef Andreas

Please contact Chef for availability:


[email protected]


Experiences offered at Forest View Ranch 


All experiences must be requested with advance notice. Subject to availability.

Apple Juicing – Enjoy an afternoon in our heritage orchards by selecting a tree, learn to shake and collect apples, press fresh apple juice the way it was done in the old days.


Russian River Floats

Canoe Trips

Kayaking Trips

Jeep treks with Fred


Personal trainer

Guided trail hikes

Forest View Ranch Amenities on-site

PRIVATE trails on 80 acres

PRIVATE Swimming Pool (open May- Sept)

2 Outdoor tubs

3 Fire Pit areas 

2 Outdoor Kitchens and 1 Screened-in Kitchen

Observation/ Yoga Platform in the redwoods

Treehouse for the kids

Additional single bed cot available to use

Outdoor Redwood Shower

Outdoor Plumbed Restrooms

Redwoods Forest surrounding the valley

Hammock overlooking Fife Creek

Seasonal fresh garden vegetables delivered to the Screened-in Kitchen

Handmade Redwood Walking Bridge

Apple, Plum, Peach, and Pear Orchards

Greenhouse and Flower Gardens

Chickens and Fresh Eggs, Ducks

Seasonal Pigs




Russian River Valley Amenities off-site

 Armstrong Woods within walking distance

Town of Guerneville 1 mile away

Restaurants, Bars, Live Music in town

Pacific Coast beaches 20 minutes drive

Johnson’s Beach kayaks and canoes

Russian River Farmers Market

Getaway Adventures – wine tours, hike or bike tours, kayaking, etc.

Korbel Winery

Saucy Mama’s Juke Joint

Boon Eat+ Drink

El Barrio Bar

Brot – modern german



Forest View Ranch guidelines

No smoking indoors at anytime.

Not suitable for pets. 

Inquire about parties or events.

We ask folks to respect the quiet time from 10:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m.

Our ranch is host to an organic farm, chickens, ducks, seasonal pigs and wildlife, so please be respectful to the animals who share this space with us.

Please be mindful of any trash. We ask folks to consider the environmental foot print and our ranch actively encourages sustainable practices to reduce waste.