Here are answers to some of our most common questions.
Are there restrooms available on Blayney Ranch?
Yes! Blayney Ranch has a four-stall restroom trailer available for rent. You may of course bring your own if you prefer.
Is there power available on Blayney Ranch?
No. You will need to supply your own power.
Is smoking permitted on Blayney Ranch?
No. Due to the extreme fire conditions no smoking is permitted on Blayney Ranch.
Can vehicles and/or equipment be left overnight on Blayney Ranch?
Yes. However it is done at your own risk. Blayney Ranch is not responsible for damage or theft of anything left on our property AND additional fees may apply.
Are Special Effects allowed on Blayney Ranch?
Yes, but we may require the necessary safety precautions (water trucks, fire suppression equipment, safety personnel, etc.)
Are the filming hours restricted on Blayney Ranch?
Generally no, but there may be some restrictions required by the permitting agency.
Is there company and crew parking available on Blayney Ranch?
Yes, but limited. All vehicles must remain on established roads and other "disturbed" areas.
What do I do if my vehicle gets stuck in the sand?
This is a fairly common occurrence when you don't remain on the established roads. The vehicle driver is responsible to extricate their vehicle. If requested, a Blayney Ranch representative may be able to assist but a service fee, based on the size and type of vehicle, will be charged for each vehicle removed.
Is there any dangerous wildlife on Blayney Ranch?
Yes. Rattlesnakes, scorpions, lizards, coyotes, bobcats and other wildlife can be found on the ranch. Visitors should use caution when moving around the property.
Are there any dangerous plants on Blayney Ranch?
Yes. Several varieties of cactus are known to grow on the ranch and their thorns can be very painful. Also the Joshua trees are covered with sharp, bayonet-shaped leaves.