• Helen Putnam Regional Park southern views from ridgeline

Helen Putnam Regional Park

411 Chileno Valley Road, Petaluma
  • Accessible Areas
  • Biking
  • Birding
  • Equestrian Trails
  • Fishing
  • Hiking & Walking Trails
  • Picnic Area
  • Playgrounds

Helen Putnam Regional Park is a compact wilderness park southwest of Petaluma. Its 6 miles of trails cross grassy hillsides and weave through oak woodlands. Ridge-top trails provide panoramic views of the city and the southern Sonoma County countryside.

A fishing pond contains bluegill and other fish. An accessible playground, picnic area and gazebo are located near the parking lot.

Trails

Helen Putnam Park's looped trail system lets hikers create walks of varying length and difficulty, making the park a great choice for beginning hikers looking for a bit of a challenge. Trails are also open to cyclists and horseback riders.

  • When: November 10, 2018 from 1:00 3:30 PM

    Junior Ranger Program at Helen Putnam Regional Park
    Regardless if you’re a beginner hiker or avid camper this informative 2 ½ mile hike will give anyone the courage to venture further into our parks.

  • When: November 18, 2018 from 10:00 AM 12:00 PM

    Helen Putnam Regional Park
    Turkey – they’re not just the center piece at a holiday feast. Explore the myths and lore about our famous feathered friends, while practicing our turkey calls on this easy 2-mile walk. 

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Park Information

Address

Helen Putnam Regional Park

411 Chileno Valley Road

Petaluma, CA 94952
38.21271861, -122.6644228

Parking
$7 or free for members

Hours

8 AM to sunset

Dogs
Allowed on leash 

Park Map