The Advantages of a Rural California Getaway

March 29th, 2021

Of all the lessons we’ve learned over the last several months, having an appreciation for life’s simple pleasures is undoubtedly near the top of the list. Even in a perfect world, our modern lifestyle’s hustle and bustle can sometimes leave us feeling foggy and somewhat disconnected. Deadlines and other obligations are often at the forefront




Season Extended to November 1st

September 27th, 2020

We have great news!  We have extended our 2020 Ranch Season and will now be open until November 1st.  That means there is still time to enjoy a great ranch vacation and beautiful fall weather. Take advantage of the lowest rates of the season during the weeknights at an all-inclusive rate of just $195 per




Open For Business

May 24th, 2020

Recent months we have all been living through very interesting times with the COVID 19 pandemic.  Our family has felt very fortunate to live and work on the ranch in the remote mountains of Kern County.  While the work on the cattle ranch has continued, the guest ranch came to a screeching halt.  It was




Rankin Ranch Beef

February 4th, 2020

We have a website dedicated to Rankin Ranch Beef.  Please visit  to see what we have in stock and place your order.    Our family is proud to offer high quality, local beef from our ranch to your table.  Our cattle are raised on our 156 year old cattle ranch by 4th, 5th, and 6th




Join Our Team – Ranch Jobs

January 10th, 2020

Are you looking for a new adventure in 2021?  You should join our team!  We are already making plans for our 2021 season and are accepting inquires from those interested in working at the ranch. Today the 4th, 5th, and 6th generation Rankins live and work on the ranch, but we can’t do it alone. 




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