Be a guest at our 600 sq ft granny flat at the historic Empire Ranch, established in 1850. Off the grid, solar powered, outdoor mecca. Mountain biking heaven on earth. Empire Ranch is located at the bottom of the third divide trail. Our ranch offers 160 acres of beautiful pristine wilderness. Take a dip in our pond, drink mountain spring water piped in straight from the mountain. Empire Ranch is paradise. Bring your cooler, your bike, and come enjoy the remote Sierra's in Downieville California.
This is remote and off the grid. 3.5 miles from the main town center of Downieville. We have natural spring water, best-tasting water in the world! Piped from a spring straight into our house. We are …
bike, drive, hike... this is the wilderness.
You can park your car steps from your room.