Activities to Enjoy in Sacramento Valley, CA
With over 75 boutique wineries and tasting rooms in the Lodi Wine Appellation, opportunities to taste award-winning wines and meet the winemakers is almost unlimited. Check www.visitlodi.com for happenings at wineries and for appellation-wide celebrations. Book our packages tailored for events such as Wine and Chocolate Weekend; First Sip; Zinfest, Silent Movie Night at Harmony Wynelands; art and music at Pasos Vineyards at the nearby Vino Piazza, Mad Hatter party at Macchia and Raggae & Rhone at Michael David.
Golfers are fortunate to have two 18-hole public courses within 30 minutes of the inn.
Lockeford Springs Golf Course - par 72 - less than 5 minutes from the inn with a pro shop, club house dining, and scenic event area. Let us book your tee time for your special rate.
Micke Grove Golf Links in Lodi – par 72 - part of the beautiful Micke Grove Regional Park. Your non-golfing partner can enjoy the park and museum.
Sky Diving, Parachuting, Private Pilots
Within 15 minutes of the inn you can be airborne at the Lodi Parachute Center.
Pilots land your plane at the Lodi Airport.
Add to the inn's own bird count as you relax in the garden. Participate in the annual November Sandhill Crane Festival. Take a California Fish and Game Tour or build your own birding adventure using the inn's maps. Check Heritage Oak Winery's guided bird tour schedule.
Rodeo and Equestrian Adventures
Clements Rodeo and Stampede (home of the Buckaroos) is just down the road. This is the venue for Cowboy Church, rodeo event lessons, western days and the annual rodeo.
Sargent Equestrian Center and the inn offer exquisite equestrian experiences for our guests.
We are also close to Jack Tone Ranch, Hansen's Performance Horses and Matt Sargeant's ranch which offer clinics for beginners and advanced riders. Board your horse and ride at Phil Hansen's ranch just down the road from the inn.
Hiking and Cycling
Boating, Fishing, Kayaking
Your options begin at the Fish Hatchery in Clements and extend to Lake Camanche, Lake Pardee, Lake Amador, Rio Vista and the Stockton Marina. The Mokelumne River is perfect for kayaking and Headwaters Kayak Shop can outfit you as well as take you for a guided tour.
World class entertainment can be found at Lodi's Hutchins Street Square theatre and galleries, Bob Hope Fox Theatre in Stockton, and the Stockton Arena. Visit Lodi and the Stockton Convention and Visitors Bureau publish internet event calendars.
Museums, Art Galleries, Parks
Haggin Museum in Stockton is a gem set in a lovely park not far from University of the Pacific.
A pleasant walk from the inn, the Old Lockeford School House reveals the history of Lockeford-Clements communities. Combine your visit with a tour of the historic Harmony Grove Cemetery using the inn's guidebook.
Micke Grove Regional Park can be a two-day adventure. The San Joaquin Historical Museum collections represent all aspects in the development of San Joaquin County, especially agriculture. This museum also hosts special exhibits by noted California artists and photographers, as well as traveling exhibitions.
Enjoy the tranquil Japanese Gardens, zoo, picnic grounds, Julia Weber House, children's amusement park and golf course.
Lodi's Hill House gives one the sense that the Hill family is still in residence.
The campuses of University of the Pacific and San Joaquin Delta College merit a day's exploration with their unique architecture and landscape treasures.
This area has a variety of restaurants to suit your tastes. Look through menus in the parlor and let us make your reservations.
Antiques, collectibles, horses and cattle, western gear, plants, produce, high fashion, vintage... You name it, we've a place for you to find it in Lockeford and Lodi.