About the Friends of Daley Ranch (FODR)

Daley Ranch Store

2nd Sunday Daley Ranch-house Tours

  • Approximately one mile from the La Honda entry is the Historic Daley Ranch House. On the 2nd Sunday of every month from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the Ranch House is open to the public, at which time Ranger Staff and Docents provide information and insights into the history of the ranch. Steady rain cancels.

7th Grade Daley Ranch Visits

Newsletters & Board Meetings

Our Mission

  • The Friends of Daley Ranch mission is to support and promote the City of Escondido’s efforts to protect and maintain Daley Ranch Conservation Bank habitats and wildlife.
  • Our goals are to
        * Educate the next generation of Environmental Stewards and provide service-learning opportunities that supplement our educational programming.
        * Develop and implement enhancement projects that support the conservation of Daley Ranch.
        * Cultivate relationships with sister organizations and encourage responsible recreational opportunities at Daley Ranch.

Friends of Daley Ranch Contact Information

  • Email Address
  • Mailing Address
    PO Box  461173
    Escondido, CA 92046-1173
  • Colleen MacKinnon, President
  • Jerry Harmon, Vice President
  •  Rick Mercurio, Secretary:
  • Liz Ridder, CSUSM Liaison
  • Denise Harter, Treasurer
  • Dick Althouse, Member
  •  Fred Woods, Member
  • Don Piller: Webmaster
  • Linda Shipman: Social Media

Connect via email & social media…

City Contact Information



Important Documents