On Father’s Day, dad plays for half price at the Little River Inn’s Golf Course
on the North Mendocino Coast. Tucked among the hills and redwoods, the
nine-hole course presents unexpected challenges to golfers.
ocean views distract first time players, and you may spot a wandering
deer crossing the putting green – this is an Audubon-certified
sanctuary, after all. All greens fees are 50% off for fathers on June
17. www.littleriverinn.com or (707) 937-5667
Ricochet Ridge Ranch
would like to invite folks to bring their fathers for a special private
trail ride any day during the week before, during or after Father’s Day
weekend. Dad’s own horse ride will be 20% off if two people ride, 35%
off if 3 people ride, and 50% off if 4 people ride.
Bring a group of 5,
and Dad’s ride is 75% off. Six in the group? Dad rides for free! This
special will apply to private trail rides on Ten Mile Beach for 1.5 or 3
hours, for rides in the redwood forests and cattle ranch for 4 hours,
or for a 4 hour ride both on the beach and through the forests. www.horse-vacation.com or 707-964-7669
On June 17, Treat Dad to a ride aboard the historic Skunk Train,
which includes a gourmet barbeque lunch at Northspur Station, deep in
the heart of the redwoods. Train departs the Fort Bragg Depot at 10:00am
and the Willits Depot at 9:45am, with both cars returning at 3:00pm.
Adults $70, Children $40. www.skunktrain.com or (707) 964-6371