Calistoga, California: Old Faithful Geyser of California

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Address:
1299 Tubbs Lane, Calistoga, CA
Directions:
2 miles NW of downtown Calistoga, E of Hwy 28 on Tubbs Lane.
Hours:
Daily 9 am-6 pm. (Call to verify)
Phone:
707-942-6463
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California's Old Faithful. Old Faithful Geyser of California
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Geyser. Old Faithful Geyser of California

Cool but not necessarily $14 cool. Should be a $6 attraction.

[Bethepoo33, 05/08/2014]

In northern Napa Valley, where pricier cork popping is customary.

Baby Goats. Old Faithful Geyser of California

New ownership Jan. 2013 - prices going up. Baby goats made it worth it! We got in just before closing and were able to stay as long as we wanted, even after the gift shop closed. Had a nice little picnic while watching the geyser!

[Pocket, 01/15/2013]
4-horned goat. Old Faithful Geyser of California

IMHO, the best sight at this attraction was Jacob, the 4-horned goat!

[Rick D., 03/02/2011]
Old Faithful of California

We went to Old Faithful of California in late February and were quite disappointed, even though we did not expect much. The geyser didn't go more than 15-20 feet up, and when we asked the employee if it was due to the season, or excess rain or what, he had no idea and basically said don't bother me. The best part was the other visitors who made sarcastic remarks about the place despite their obviously equally low expectations. At least the management gave us the nicest free postcards I have seen in quite awhile.

[Cathy Kant, 04/05/2005]

Of course the geyser didn't go very high, you bunch of sarcastic, geyser-energy sucking vampires! But agreed, that employee should have had a story ready -- blame it on global warming or something.

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