Bale Grist Mill State Historic Park, St. Helena

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#7 of 11 in Nature in Napa Valley
State Park · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
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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-powered grist mill that was built in 1846 is one of only two water-driven mills remaining west of the Mississippi River.

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  • All the years that I have been visiting Calistoga, I've driven past the Bale Grist Mill. Today I stopped and took a tour. The mill was central to Napa Valley life in the last half of the 19th... 
    All the years that I have been visiting Calistoga, I've driven past the Bale Grist Mill. Today I stopped and took a tour. The mill was central to Napa Valley life in the last half of the 19th...  more »
  • We went on a rainy day, when the exhibits were closed, so I'm sure it would be more fun if it were sunny and everything had been open. There is a short walk to the mill, along a scenic trail with a.....  more
    We went on a rainy day, when the exhibits were closed, so I'm sure it would be more fun if it were sunny and everything had been open. There is a short walk to the mill, along a scenic trail with a.....  more »
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  • A great place to visit for a little nature and history in wine country! The folks volunteering there are just the best. The tour you get there is on another level, so full of interesting information!
  • I had an amazing tour. Alit if history there they even demonstrated how the mil was used. Will definitely go again.

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