Paramount Ranch

Dates: 1927 – present

Location: Agoura Hills, California (around 45 minutes from Los Angeles)

Open to hikers. There are no formal tours of the area. 

Website: National Park Service

Paramount Pictures began a long-term lease on the land in 1927. 

Western Town

Created in the 1950s.

November 2018 – The Western town sets, most recently used in HBO’s WestWorld, have been destroyed in the Woolsey fire which devastated the area. Rebuilding will take place during 2023 to be completed by 2024. article

Productions shot at Paramount Ranch

Feature Film (9)

American Sniper2014Clint EastwoodIMDB Database page about American Sniper
Firing Range scene
Norbit2007Brian RobbinsIMDB Database page about Norbit
Van Helsing2004Stephen SommersIMDB Database page about Van Helsing
The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas!2000Brian LevantIMDB Database page about The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas!
The Great Outdoors1988Howard DeutchIMDB Database page about The Great Outdoors
Munster, Go Home1966Earl BellamyIMDB Database page about Munster, Go Home
The old racetrack on the Paramount Ranch is featured.
The Chase1966Arthur PennIMDB Database page about The Chase
Son Of Paleface1952Frank Tashlin IMDB Database page about Son Of Paleface
Caught in the Draft1941David ButlerIMDB Database page about Caught in the Draft

TV Series (7)

TitleReleasedCreator / ShowrunnerIMDB
Westworld (HBO)2016-2022IMDB Database page about Westworld (HBO)
Carnivale2003-2005Daniel KnaufIMDB Database page about Carnivale
The town of Mintern (Season 1)
Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman1993-1998Beth SullivanIMDB Database page about Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman
The X-Files1993 - 2002Chris CarterIMDB Database page about The X-Files
The Dukes of Hazzard1979-1985Gy WaldronIMDB Database page about The Dukes of Hazzard
CHiPs1977-1983Rick RosnerIMDB Database page about CHiPs
The Cisco Kid1950-1956IMDB Database page about The Cisco Kid