Bale, California

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Bale Grist Mill State Historic Park is a California state park located in Napa County between St. Helena and Calistoga. The park is the site of a water … See more


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Nov 27, 2022
Excellent Family Day for a nice hike and an educational mill visit that was fun and interesting. Mill is functioning, and pretty cool. Accessible. Next to a state park with picnic areas and camping. … Full review by jmg435
Oct 16, 2022
What a fun place to visit! The miller (Tony) who gave us the tour was wonderful. Very knowledgeable and delighted that our husbands had engineering backgrounds and had lots of questions! We really en… Full review by Claudia P
Oct 5, 2022
The long history of the Napa Valley is captured in a visit and tour of the Bale Grist Mill. I recommend a weekend visit when you can actually see the process of grinding the ancient grains. Full review by Jim J

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Approximately how long do the tours go for, planning a visit in late March 2020. Thanks
The mill is open year round and only closed on major holidays. Not sure about the tours specifically but they do offer special events and information can be found on their website.
How and when can I visit Bale Grist Mill State Historic Park WITHOUT paying over a $100 to do it?
What are you basing this dollar amount on? The admission s $5 per person.
Why do visitors have to pay $139 to $500 to visit a State Park?
What are you basing this dollar amount on? The admission s $5 per person.
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