Taking Reservations for 2018

As winter has gone and we have gotten a bit of R & R we realize that “not taking reservations till May 1” was not only pure exhaustion talking but also unreasonable. As it simply does not  allow  you, our guests to do adequate planning.

So with that in mind we are warming up the computer and starting to take those summer 2018 reservations.

Highly recommend email, as catching us by phone is still going to be a bit difficult.

CLOSED – 2017 Camping Season

2017 Camping Season has come to an end. We are completely closed till next spring, May 1, 2018.

We will be here to greet you with smiles then.

We have found with much trial and error that taking reservations early leads to a lot of stress. Everything that can happen does happen from our computer dying to untold human disasters, for these reasons we will not be taking any reservations for camping until we open in May.

Please use the ranch email OrmanRanch@gmail.com to contact us as we are not even going to be monitoring the business phone until May 2018.

Thank you

2017 Camping Season

As the camping season winds down we would like to thank all of our guests for a most wonderful camping season. And remind you that Sept 30, 2017 is the last camping night this year. You have made our season simply great in spite of road closures and fires with their smoke and ash and all of their brand of uncertainty. We look forward to seeing you again next year and will start taking reservations for the 2018 camping season May 1, 2018, through this web site, use reservation tab,

Ranch email – OrmanRanch@gmail.com &

Orman Ranch Phone # 707-464-4434

With all our Love and Appreciation

The Orman’s

Labor Day 2017-Full

We can accept no more reservations for this coming Labor Day weekend. We are completely booked.

Thank You, For your support.

PLEASE NOTE: Road construction detour to Ranch

Due to the road construction on Humboldt Road access to the ranch is going to have to be made from the North. Humboldt Road South of Ranch is going to be closed till after camping season. 2017.

From Hwy 101 go East on Elk Valley Road (turn at Chevron Gas), right onto Howland Hill Road then Right onto Humboldt Road. WE are the last Right turn before road closure after Forest View Ct across from Peveler Ave


From Hwy 199 turn left onto Parkway Drive (just as you come out of Redwoods) first left onto Elk Valley Road left onto Howland Hill Road then Right onto Humboldt Road. WE are the last Right turn before road closure after Forest View Ct across from Peveler Ave

Thank You!

Reservations Recommended

We are having a wonderful start to the summer. First week of July has been a very fluid full. Even with plans changing and unexpected personal emergency s we have consistently been full. And it looks like the rest of the summer is shaping up to continue on this trend especially the weekends. Therefore we are HIGHLY advising you make your arrangements ahead of time.


the Ormans

Open-May 5, 2017

Apple trees in full bloom signal spring is finally here.

This is the view on way to open sites on the north side of ranch.

Rain delaying 2017 Opening

We are trying to make our May 1st opening, but it is not looking good. With 1 week to go it is still raining. We need at least a week to get the roads ready.
Tried to rush it and got stuck. Do not want the same for any of our guests. At this point we are only HOPING the 1st weekend in May. If we can get out and work the area we will be able to make it by Friday, May 5th.

The Orman’s

Spring Fever

Do believe we all have a serious case of spring fever. This past winter (still ongoing) seems to have been a reminder to be careful of what you ask for. We were all begging for rain and we have sure gotten it. We are hopeful we will make our May 1st open with at least a few sites, for sure by the first weekend in May 5,6,7 hopeful. Will post here if it looks like we are not going to make it. It must be dry enough to not get stuck, as that is just not fun for anyone.

New email

Please use ormanranch@gmail.com to contact us and / or make reservations.

Thank you!
The Ormans