Outdoor Activities in Sonoma County

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Connect with the land in Sonoma County, one of California’s most diverse natural destinations. More than 60 regional and state parks beckon travelers to hike through redwood forests, paddle along the coast or down rivers, or just sit down and enjoy the sounds of nature.

More daring explorers may opt to zip line with Sonoma Canopy Tours. Check out our guides to outdoor activities, cycling, hiking, camping, and backpacking in Sonoma County.

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leave no trace logo in 200Together, we can protect and preserve the beauty and natural resources of Sonoma County for generations to come. Check out our page on Sustainable Travel, and look over the Leave No Trace Seven Principles.

Health & Safety Update: As temperatures rise in Sonoma County, so does the risk of potentially harmful algal blooms in water environments, such as the Russian River. Currently, there are educational health advisories in place and the Russian River is open to visitors. Should conditions change to support the growth of blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) and Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs), information will be posted on the County webpage along with recommended health precautions. Information will be updated as needed. Learn more here.

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2130 Pepperwood Preserve Road, Santa Rosa, CA 95404

Pepperwood is a leader in advancing the health of California’s land, water and wildlife. Located in the heart of Sonoma County – a globally recognized biodiversity “hotspot” – Pepperwood manages a…

Sonoma County Vineyard Adventures Photo
Various locations around Sonoma County, Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Sonoma County Winegrowers is proud to bring you Vineyard Adventures! Sonoma County Vineyard Adventures are complimentary, self-guided vineyard walks at various wineries throughout our diverse wine…

Howarth Park Photo
630 Summerfield Road, Santa Rosa, CA 95405

Come visit Howarth Park, the “jewel" of Santa Rosa. This 152-acre community park provides endless recreational opportunities with a beautiful lake for fishing & boating, a softball field, tennis…

LandPaths Photo
618 Fourth Street, #217 Santa Rosa, CA 95404

LandPaths' mission is to foster a love of the land in Sonoma County. LandPaths creates ways for people to experience the beauty, understand the value, and assist in healing the land in their local…

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Contact us directly, Santa Rosa, CA 95404

Walk Or Paddle Across Sonoma County. LandPaths warmly invites you to join us this fall for an unparalleled outdoor adventure with TrekSonoma — three days spent walking or paddling across our local…

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151 Santa Rosa Ave., Santa Rosa, CA 95404

Using the historic building materials, including stone, cast iron, steel and wood, the creek has been transformed into a series of terraces with landscaping, trails, plazas and public art. The scale…