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Pierce Ranch is a former dairy ranch that has occupied its site since 1858. It is one of the oldest dairy ranches on the Point Reyes Peninsula. It is no longer a working ranch as the area has been turned over to Tule Elk as a habitat. Cows are not deregurre anymore, they are passe.
It remains a quaint gathering of frame buildings protected by a windbreak of mature Monterey Cypress.
A natural harbor on the Tomales Bay side of the point once allowed deep water boats to anchor and take on dairy products for transfer to San Francisco via the Pacific Ocean.