The Garden Song 
  at Elkhorn Gardens
From Monterey: Takes 30 min.
Take Hwy 1 north, till you get to the smoke stakes in moss Landing. Turn right there which is Dolan Rd. After 3 miles, Dolan Rd turns into Castroville Blvd. Keep going straight about a 1/4 of a mile. Turn left on Elkhorn Rd. Drive about 31/2 miles till you see water on both sides of the road. Pass Strawberry Rd and turn right on Hidden Valley RD.  [Go about 3/4 of a mile] turn at Tumbleweed Lane to the right. 
That is where 100's of animals are on the corner with white fencing. 
Go to the first set of mail boxes on the left and turn left there. Go to the top of the hill and into the black gate entrance. someone is usually there to help guide you to park. 
Call 831-763-2480 if lost.

From Santa Cruz: Takes 40 minutes
First way: 
Take Hwy 1, south to the smoke stakes in Moss Landing. Turn left there onto Dolan Rd.& then follow the directions from Monterey.

Second way: 
Get off Hwy 1, south at Salinas RD. Pass the golf course then veer to the right onto Werner Rd. Then turn right at the bottom of hill. This will take you to Elkhorn Rd. turn right[ fire station on corner], and go about 3 miles to Hidden Valley Rd.- turn left. Turn right at the second private road [ about 3/4 of a mile] Tumbleweed Lane. Turn at Tumbleweed Lane to the right.
That is where 100's of animals are on the corner with white fencing. Go to the first set of mail boxes on the left and turn left there. Go to the very top of the hill and into the black gate entrance. Someone is usually there to help guide you to park. 
Call 831-763-2480 if lost. 

From Salinas & Prunedale:
Go north on Hwy 101 to Prunedale, exit 337-San Miguel Cyn Rd.
From the San Miguel Canyon Shopping Center. Take San Miguel Canyon Rd [ about 2 1/2 miles] to Strawberry RD. Turn Left. Take Strawberry Rd [about 3/4 of a mile] to Hidden Valley Rd.- Turn Right. Take Hidden Valley Rd about 2 1/2 miles & turn left onto Tumbleweed Lane. That's where "Smiling Sheep Farm" is on the corner with white fencing, and 100's of animals. 
Go to the first set of mail boxes on the left and turn left there. Go to the top of the hill and into the black gate entrance. someone is usually there to help guide you to park.
Call 831-763-2480 if lost.

Location & Directions
14581 Tumbleweed ln
Watsonville, Ca 95076  [Elkhorn Slough, 3 miles inland from 
Moss Landing & slightly North].

Phone & Fax: 831-763-2480
Email: elkhorng@gmail.com

Dahlias in bloom from August thru end of Sept.
We open our Gates July 6th, 2014 
$15.00 Admission [per person]
Bring lunch & roam the gardens to our acoustic concerts. you can purchase tickets online on the schedule page. Please, sign in at terrace/petite store before walking thru the gardens.