Welcome to Red Tail Ranch

Welcome to Red Tail Ranch, a stunning 50 acre property nestled in the Sierra Nevada foothills community of Groveland, just outside Yosemite National Park. Surrounded by meadows and oak woodlands, all amenities are present on site for individual gatherings, events, workshops or retreats.

There are numerous trails on and off the property for hiking, mountain biking, nature walks, or simply strolling. Connect with the community by tapping into our network of local businesses that provide yoga, massage, catering, photography, and more.

Plan your visit or event at Red Tail Ranch. With everything here, you may never make it to Yosemite.

We acknowledge that the land on which we gather is the traditional territory of the Southern Sierra Miwuk Nation people. The Southern Sierra Miwuk were one of the original tribes of Yosemite National Park and surrounding areas. Learn more about the Southern Sierra Miwuk Nation and how you can support their efforts here.

Ranch Room


Guest Rooms

The Red Tail Ranch offers a place to retreat into nature. The Ranch features the Meadow House (with three bedrooms), the Sierra Cottage, Ranch Cottage and Barn – all with stunning meadow views and access to nature trails just outside your door.

Spend your mornings sipping coffee on the patio overlooking the meadow, and evenings gathered around the outdoor fire pit, sharing stories of the day.

Accommodations are available for groups of all sizes and include options for group retreats, workshops and events. View the accommodations to learn more.

Groveland’s Best Kept Secret

Upon your arrival, you might be greeted by our friendly dogs Alder and Daisy, who will quickly become your best friends. Red Tail Ranch has a farm-style atmosphere. Guests can hike trails, relax, and enjoy nature. The Meadow House and Ranch Room are dog friendly. (Please visit the Policy section for more information.)

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What Our Guests Say

What an absolutely charming place to stay – so very peaceful, nature all around, fantastic amenities and as two women with a teenager we felt safe and very comfortable. Not just as described but better and beautiful understated design – we enjoyed our stay very much! Hot tub w stargazing was amazing.”

Amanda, 5-stars, November 2023


What Our Guests Say

“Highly recommend staying at the Redtail Ranch if you are planning a trip to Yosemite! Beautiful room with even better views. The stars in the sky from the hot tub were second to none. Fantastic amenities with the outside kitchen. Len was extremely responsive and helpful. Clear instructions for entry into our suite.”

Natalia, 5-stars, September 2023


What Our Guests Say

“Red Tail Ranch was excellent! The property was peaceful and beautiful, and the space itself was clean and cozy. Len provided thoughtful and generous amenities; the yogurt, granola, and drip coffee machine waking up super early to get to Yosemite a breeze. The king size bed and linens were so comfortable, and the hot tub and plush robes were perfect after a long day of hiking. we’re already planning our next trip back!”

Drew, 5-Stars, July 2023


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