Frequently asked questions

How do we get to the Bunkhouse at JR Ranch?

Located at 80 Lyles Lane just outside of the All America City of Lincoln, CA. 95648 USA. Freeway easy to find from Interstate 80 by taking the Sierra College Blvd exit going north until it dead ends. Make a right turn onto Highway 193 for a 1/2 mile and turn right at Lyles Lane. Look for the JR Ranch Horse Boarding sign next to the road.

How far is the Bunkhouse from Sacramento International, Lincoln or Auburn airports?

Sacramento International Airport is just 40 minutes away (37 miles), the Auburn, CA. Airport is 19 minutes away (16 miles) and the Lincoln Airport is just 10 minutes away (7.5 miles).

What time is check-out and can later check-out be arranged?

Check out is at 12 noon. Late check outs can be pre-arranged/

Do we need a car?

You can stay the whole weekend without ever leaving the property or the city of Lincoln does have a Budget Car Rental office. If flying in to the Lincoln Airport, we will be happy to pick up you when you arrive.

Does the Bunkhouse allow pets?

Pets are allowed with a refundable pet deposit. The backyard ranch fence of The Bunkhouse has a wire mesh enclosure on the bottom to keep all animals from getting out. Sorry, no animals are allowed to leave this area.

Does the Bunkhouse have air conditioning?

The Bunkhouse is equipped with central heating and air conditioning. There are also two electric fireplaces, one in the master downstairs bedroom and one in the upstairs bedroom.

Is there a washer and dryer?

No washer and dryer but you are welcome to use our machines located in the garage directly across from The Bunkhouse.

Is there a gym nearby?

There are several gym/fitness centers nearby (10 minutes or less) such as the 24 hour Fitness System, Anytime Fitness or Stone Fitness.

Do we need to bring our own towels/sheets or pillows?

All linen & towels are provided for.

What extra services can you provide?

  • Horse Experience - learn to saddle-up, brush down, clean, feed and take a supervisied ride in our covered and lighted 200' x 80' training arena.
  • Carriage Ride - travel down our country lane with beverages, cheese, crackers & salami offered complimentary while sitting in an authentic carriage being pulled by an antique tractor. Check out our the Alpacas, Cattle, Sheep, Goats and other farm animals.
  • Peddle Boat - get adventurous and peddle in our tandem boat around our pond filled with carp, blue gill and bass.

Where can we buy groceries?

Numerous grocery stores are located only 5 minutes from The Bunkhouse. Raley's, Safeway, Sprouts, Wal-Mart and many smaller stores are all abound in Lincoln.