• Kayakers at Spring Lake

Spring Lake Regional Park

393 Violetti Road, Santa Rosa
  • Accessible Areas
  • Beaches
  • Biking
  • Birding
  • Boat Launch
  • Camping
  • Equestrian Trails
  • Fishing
  • Hiking & Walking Trails
  • Paddling
  • Picnic Area
  • Swimming Lifeguarded

Warning - Sept. 19, 2019: Low levels of blue green algae toxins have been detected in Spring Lake. During this warning, do not let dogs or children go into or drink the water and keep them away from any algae and scrum on shore. If you are consuming fish caught during this warning, throw away guts and clean fillets with fresh water before cooking.

Spring Lake Regional Park in Santa Rosa is one of Sonoma County's most popular parks, featuring trails, boating, a campground, picnic areas, natural history center, and a summer swimming lagoon.

Boating

Spring Lake is a 72-acre reservoir open for boating (electric engines only) and paddling. A year-round boat ramp is located at the end of the park's Newanga Avenue entrance. Boat rentals - kayaks, paddleboards, pedal boats and canoes - are available via the park's Violetti Road entrance daily in the summer and weekends only in September.  

Trails

With nearly 10 miles of trails, Spring Lake is a favorite destination for hiking, running, biking and horseback riding. Trails include an easy paved route around the lake and connections to Trione-Annadel State Park and the city of Santa Rosa's Howarth Park. 

Camping

Spring Lake's campground welcomes tent, trailer, and RV campers year-round and features several sleeping cabins.

Swimming

Spring Lake's swimming lagoon is open daily from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day and features a floating, inflatable water park as well as areas for recreational swimming and sunbathing. 

More Things to Do

Spring Lake also offers opportunities for picnicking, fishing, and a natural history center.

Accessibility

Spring Lake features wheelchair-accessible trails, picnic areas, camp sites and and access to the Environmental Discovery Center. All-terrain wheelchairs are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please contact park staff to check out an all-terrain wheelchair.

  • When: January 4, 2020 from 1:00 4:00 PM

    Spring Lake Regional Park - Environmental Discovery Center
    The first Saturday of each month is Science Saturday at the Environmental Discovery Center at Spring Lake Regional Park in Santa Rosa. Embrace your inner scientist and discover the wonders of environmental and physical science!

  • When: January 12, 2020 from 10:00 AM 12:00 PM

    Spring Lake Regional Park - Shady Oaks Picnic Area
    Join us for a family-friendly walk to frog pond to observe newts on their impressive annual journey.

  • When: January 18, 2020 from 1:00 4:00 PM

    Spring Lake Regional Park - Environmental Discovery Center
    Explore the park in your own backyard while learning about the creatures of Spring Lake and our community.

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Park Information

Address

Spring Lake Regional Park

393 Violetti Road

Santa Rosa, CA 95409
38.454918, -122.648281

Entrances:

  1. South Entrance
    Campground and boat launch
    5585 Newanga Avenue, Santa Rosa
  2. North Entrance
    Swimming lagoon, boat rentals and Environmental Discovery Center
    393 Violetti Road, Santa Rosa

Parking
$7 or free for members

Hours

7 AM to sunset

Dogs
Allowed on leash, except on swimming beach

Reserve a campsite

Maps