Gathering in the Grove

  • Address:
    5401 Graham Hill Road
    Felton, CA 95018

Hop on board for a steam train journey through an enchanted forest to Bear Mountain where an elegant five-course dinner awaits you on September 28.   Prepared by Chef Alessio Casagrande and surrounded by a fairy ring of majestic redwoods, the Italian Menu of gourmet specialties promises to delight.

The evening commences with train departure from Roaring Camp depot at 4:30 pm. Upon arrival at Bear Mountain, music, no-host beer and wine bar by Hallcrest Vineyards, and the first course of antipasti await.  The leisurely evening of fine food and beverages, soothing music, good company amid beautiful surroundings extends until 8:30 pm when guests board the steam train for its return to Roaring Camp.

Reservations are recommended as the number of tickets is limited. Cost is $99 per person.  For tickets and information, visit or call 831-335-4484.

Roaring Camp is in Felton, six miles north of Santa Cruz.  Take Mt. Hermon Road exit #3 from State Route 17, left at Graham Hill Road, then ½ mile to the entrance.