Located 8 miles east of Half Moon Bay, Filoli is an historic site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation and one of the finest remaining country estates of the early 20th century. The historic house is fascinating and the massive gardens are beautiful and...
A great place to get places. Workers are knowledgable and friendly. It can get really busy on the weekends, so be prepared. Major rating websites rate Half Moon Bay Nursery 4.5 to 4.8 stars out of 5. Because it can get so busy, and it can be very difficult to get in...
Visiting Harley Farms Goat Dairy is a hidden treasure. Mingle with the goats, ogle our edible flower garden, milk a goat, tour the cheese making room and learn how cheese is made. This is indeed a family favorite — fun and educational. You can take an official tour or...
Our Guide to Agriculture Tourism in Half Moon Bay provides information on area gardens, organic farms, demonstration farms, greenhouses and more.
Filoli Mansion & Gardens
Address: 86 Cañada Road Woodside, California 94062
Phone: (650) 364-8300
San Francisco Botanical Garden
Whether you have ten minutes or a life-time, there’s always something new to see and do at the SF Botanical Garden. The Garden is open daily, 365 days a year. Weekdays, 8 am to 4:30 pm. Weekends & holidays, 10 am to 5 pm
Major rating websites rate San Francisco Botanical Garden 4.5 to 4.8 stars out 5.
Address: 1199 9th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94122
San Mateo Central Park & Japanese Tea Garden
Central Park is many community events such as the Central Park Music Series, 4th of July in the Park, Eggstravaganza, ice skating and more.
Dogs are allowed in Central Park on leash. At times, the city may open the baseball field to dogs as well. Be sure to check with the city for details.
Japanese Garden is a wonderful garden designed by landscape architect, Nagao Sakurai of the Imperial Palace of Tokyo. It features a koi pond, granite pagoda, tea house and a bamboo grove.
Major rating websites rate the Japanese Garden 4.5 stars out of 5. We strongly agree with the rating.
Dogs are not allowed in the Japanese Garden.
Address: 50 E 5th Ave, San Mateo, CA 94401
Phone: (650) 522-7400
Half Moon Bay Farms, Nurseries & Greenhouses
Repetto’s Nursery & Florist
Address: 12331 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Phone: (650) 726-6414
Bongard’s Treescape Nursery
Address: 12460 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Phone: (650) 726-4568
Farmer John’s Pumpkins
Located just off of Highway 1 in Half Moon Bay, Farmer John’s Pumpkin Farm offers a fun, family atmosphere in a relaxing country setting where everyone is welcome! There are several photo opportunities including a teepee and hay stacks.
Come see the diverse varieties of pumpkins we grow, including a specialty of ours, the Atlantic Giant! We grow over 40 Atlantic Giants and have them available for their personal, fundraising or corporate requests. Visit us and enjoy being outdoors on a working farm, enjoying the sights, smells, and pumpkins.
Major rating websites rate Farmer John’s Pumpkins 4 to 4.9 stars out of 5. This is a family favorite, so we give it 4.5 stars.
Address: 850 Cabrillo Hwy N, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Phone: (650) 726-4980
Green Oaks Creek Farm & Retreat
Green Oaks Creek Farm & Retreat is an educational, organic Farm & Retreat center
Address: 2060 CA-1, Pescadero, CA 94060
Phone: (650) 879-1009
Half Moon Bay Nursery
Address: 11691 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Phone: (650) 726-5392
Harley Farms Goat Dairy
Address: 205 North St, Pescadero, CA 94060
Located in the Los Altos Hills, it’s worth the drive to visit this real working farm. Its mission is to educate, and that it does with its organic gardens and animals. Children love to get up close and personal with chickens, cows, pigs and much more…
26870 Moody Road, Los Altos Hills, CA 94022
Phone: (650) 949-8650
Their mission is to inspire and connect rural and urban people to know the source of their food, and to work together to bring greater health to the food system from seed to table.
Major rating websites rate Pie Ranch 4 to 4.5 stars out of 5.
Address: 2080 CA-1, Pescadero, CA 94060
Phone: (650) 879-0995
Potrero Nuevo Farm
Address: 1045 Tunitas Creek Rd, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Phone: (650) 726-5702
A working farm is being developed for diversified organic vegetables, fruits, flowers, … Potrero Nuevo Farm
Richard J Elkus Ranch
The Richard J. Elkus Ranch is an environmental education center providing unique hands-on learning experiences for Greater San Francisco Bay Area youth.
Major rating websites rate Elkus Ranch 4.8 to 5 stars out of 5. My daughter loved their summer camp. We rate it 4.8 stars because the staff is so caring and friendly, and the farm and animal are wonderful.
Address: 1500 Purisima Creek Rd, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Phone: (650) 712-3151
Tunitas Creek Family Farm
Address: 333 Tunitas Creek Rd, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Phone: (650) 726-9710
Yerba Buena Nursery
Yerba Buena Nursery offers a special on-site consultation to help you convert your garden into a native plant paradise. We will send our designer to your home where we can properly assess the conditions in your garden and create a design plan unique to your home.
Located in: Highway 92 Succulents
Address: at Pastorino Farms, 12511 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Phone: (650) 851-1668