Maxwell Farms Regional Park

100 Verano Avenue, Sonoma

  • Accessible areas
  • Biking
  • Birding
  • Equestrian Trails
  • Hiking/Walking Trails
  • Picnic Facilities
  • Playgrounds

Hours: The park opens at sunrise and closes at sunset.

Parking: $7 per vehicle for day use.

Dogs: Permitted on leash no longer than 6' in length. License required.

Accessibility: Paved, wheelchair accessible trails, accessible playgrounds and picnic areas.

Restrictions: Alcohol not allowed in park without a group picnic area reservation.

Ranger Phone: (707) 789-9644

This popular 85-acre park has a variety of outdoor recreational activities available to each member of the family. Multi-use fields for soccer, softball and little league are available, as well as tennis and volleyball courts.

An ADA accessible children's playground and picnic facilities are also in the park. The park contains 40 acres of nature trails that meander through meadows.

Group picnic area is available for groups of up to 99 people. Picnic tables and larger BBQ's are available at the site. To reserve the area or for additional information, please phone the park office at (707) 565-2041.

Macdougald Skateboard Park

Located inside Maxwell Farms Regional Park, the skateboard park was built using a Sonoma County Community Partnerships for Youth (CPY) grant, and funds raised by the community. Numerous donors, public and private, gave cash, materials and services - including volunteer work to the project. The City of Sonoma administers the skateboard facility and leases the park land. For further information regarding the Skateboard Park, contact the City of Sonoma at (707) 938-3681. Don't forget your safety gear; helmets are required! No bicycles allowed inside the Skate Park.

Valley of the Moon Boys & Girls Club

Also located inside the park is the Valley of the Moon Boys and Girls Club. The club is a 23,000 sq. ft. multi-use facility serving children throughout the Sonoma Valley. Its activities include: sports, computer skills, tutoring and art. The club opened in January 2000, and can be reached at (707) 938-8544.

The facility was built with a Community Partnerships for Youth (CPY) grant, and funds raised by the community. The Valley of the Moon Boys and Girls Club leases the land within the park on which the building stands and its immediate surrounding grounds.

Maxwell Farms Trails

Length:2.5 miles of trails

Maxwell Farms Regional Park is basically divided into two distinct areas: the "front country" area containing recreation infrastructure such as playing fields, picnic facilities, playgrounds, etc. in contrast to the "backcountry area" comprised of 2.5 miles of trails across 40 acres of open space. The trails in the section of the park are virtually level offering easy strolls through corridors of mature bay trees and across remnants of historic orchards.

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