Please join us on the beautiful and Historic Rancho Tinaquaic.

Our hosts Janet and Mike Kraus will guide us on a trail ride followed by a no host lunch and presentation of the ranch history and a tour of the house (Google Rancho Tinaquaic for more information on this historic land grant).

This will be an intermediate ride about 1.5- 2 hrs., with water troughs and cattle along the ride.

SATURDAY, November 6th, 2020

Arrive at 9:30 am

Ride out at 10:00 am

No Host lunch after ride (bring your lunch, beverages, and a chair), some seating available.

Address: 7199 Foxen Canyon Road

(just North of Foxen Canyon Winery)

PLEASE NO -Stallions- Dogs- or Smoking allowed


LORI GONZALVES (8050705-8927

Direction to Rancho Tinaquaic: 7199 Foxen Canyon Rd.

*** PLEASE PAY ATTENTION** Sign at large GREEN gate at the field where we will park shows "ERG Operation Co. Wickenden Lease"

Caution! If you miss the green gate and need to turn around coming from the SOUTH, you must drive 1.5 miles to the RANCHO SISQUAC entrance to safely turn around. Coming from Santa Maria, you may have to drive as far as the TRES HERMANAS WINERY to turn around (4-5miles).

FROM LOS OLIVOS: From 154, turn North on Foxen Canyon RD. Drive 4.3 miles to the "T" stop. Turn RIGHT to stay on Foxen Canyon Rd. Continue for 12 more miles for a total of 16.3 miles. Turn LEFT into the green gate to park.

FROM BUELTON: Take 101 North to just south of Los Alimos, turn RIGHT on Alisos Canyon Rd. Drive East for 6.5 Miles to the "T" stop and turn LEFT onto Foxen Canyon Rd. and drive6 more miles for a total of 12.5 miles. Turn LEFT into green gate to park.

FROM SANTA MARIA: At the intersection of Betteravia Rd and HWY 101, drive East for 15 miles. Betteravia Rd turns intoFoxen Canyon Rd. CAUTION: Just pass the Sisquac Store, Foxen Canyon Rd makes a hard LEFT turn- be sure to make that turn: the road straight ahead is Palmer Rd.


Hosted at the Branquinho Barn

Catered By: Santa Ynez Valley Elks Lodge

NOVEMBER 17th 5:00

Held at Branquinho Barn

Annual Holiday dinner meeting, toy drive and silent auction. Hosted by the SY Elks at the Branquinho part barn. Drive at 5:30 to check in, leave your silent auction item ( these can be new or gently used items), and you small unwrapped toy for the children in need, then grab a drink from the Bar trailer outside and shop the silent auction and SBCCW display. Great time to get some early Christmas shopping done!

Holiday Dinner, Toy Drive, & Silent Auction

Date: November 17th, 2021

Time: 5:00pm cocktails/appetizers/shopping

Dinner: 6:30pm

Location: Branquinho Ranch 3015 Foxen Canyon Rd. Los Olivos