Photo by Rudy Loupias. Roger Haley with a trio of his historic wagons and a backdrop of the western Ojai Valley.
"In 1921, Haley’s grandparents, Walter and Edith Hoffman, built the 4,400-acre Rancho Casitas on land situated ten miles northwest of Ventura near the base of today’s Casitas Dam. The Hoffmans were known for raising high-quality thoroughbred racehorses and Hereford cattle." Excerpt from the Ventana Monthly article, A Legacy of Land. Click here to read the article.