China Ranch Date Farm, Tecopa

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Ranch · Hidden Gem · Farm
Imagine towering cottonwoods and willows by a wandering stream, date palms and abundant wildlife, an oasis hidden away in some of the most spectacular scenery the desert has to offer.
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  • CHINA DATE RANCH is a MUST for any traveler or seeker of novel desert experiences. THE DATE SHAKE IS WORTH EVERY PENNY and trip down into the gulchy canyon. Trust Me on the ONE Thing: Go, Buy, Eat...  more »
  • This is a great little stop on the way to no where. You can spend a few hours there and walk around, see some historical sites, take little hikes, and have a great date milk shake and some date...  more »
  • When you go there you have to try their famous date shakes. It is to die for! Whenever we have guests, we go to Death Valley and we always stop by China Ranch. Do NOT go on June, July, August. These three months are the hottest. Enjoy your visit and enjoy their famous dates!
  • They have a lot of cool things in there gift shop. Sadly it was too hot for us to do the hike. The food is really good there. They make it out of the Dates they have.

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