You need to book the Keys Ranch tour in advance since only a limited amount of people are allowed in. You meet up with the tour guide 15 minutes before your tour, do not be late. It is an interesting tour letting you gain some insight to William Keys, his story and the story of Keys Ranch. You basically are... 更多
The tour takes you in the NP with a guide. Park Ranger Dave D. had a great way about telling the history of Keys Ranch and stops at each area of interest and describes what the history was on the building, machines, garden, trees etc. The tour is strictly on-foot so you will want to wear comfortable shoes, water and... 更多
The Keys Ranch Guided Walking Tour is listed as a National Historic Register Site, the property is located in a remote, rocky canyon in Joshua Tree National Park. The owner, William Keys moved to Joshua Tree in 1910 to work as a minor and over time established his own 80 acre ranch It's interesting to see their house and the... 更多
The ranch is only accessible with a guided tour by a Joshua Tree NP ranger. I did my homework on the US Park Service website and found out about this 10am Sunday morning tour, and am so glad I did. Ranger Sarah Jane took us on a very interesting walk through this beautiful and historic area. The history came alive... 更多
I loved this tour. The guide was very informative, and somehow I was interested in the history of the Keys' Ranch! :P I especially liked the parts where the guide told us about all the innovations of Mr. Keys. I visited this in 2012.
I took my children to see this at the ages of 7 and 9. Both of them were very interested in the story of Bill Keys and his ranch. Be sure to book a tour if you are in the Joshua Tree area. It's affordable and very informative.