• Doran Beach boys running in surf 1900

    Splash in the surf

  • Steelhead Beach friends on the river 1900

    Float down the river with friends 

  • Two children taking a nature walk at Spring Lake 1900

    Connect with nature on a family hike

Father and daughter at Spring Lake Water Park

Make a Splash at the Water Park

Big summer fun is underway at Spring Lake's water park, where the floating playground, swimming lagoon, and boat rentals are open daily. 

Make a splash

Yoga at Andy's Unity Park

Join Us on a Summer Outing

From yoga practice to summer camps and cultural hikes to full moon outings, our summer activities guide offers dozens of ways to discover your Sonoma County parks.  

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Man with a kite at Doran Beach

Play More, Pay Less

An annual membership is the easiest, most affordable way to regularly enjoy Sonoma County's Regional Parks. Members get free parking, a free night of camping and other benefits. 

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2019 Trails Challenge

Take the Trails Challenge

Join the Sonoma County Trails Challenge and see how far you'll go this summer. Hike 5 or more trails in the 2019 Trails Challenge guidebook and get a free T-shirt!

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  • When: August 28, 2019 from 8:30 10:30 AM

    Bird Walk Coastal Access Trail
    Enjoy leisurely bird walks for all levels of experience on the last Wednesday of every month. 

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Latest News

  • Published on May 21, 2019

    Fluttering waves of painted lady butterflies have been passing through Sonoma County’s parks this spring, dancing north in the millions, thanks to the bountiful rains in Southern California this year. But the black and orange ladies aren’t the only butterflies on the wing. To go butterfly spotting with a new appreciation, check what we’re learning about this insect's colors, designs and crazy-good navigation skills.  

  • Published on May 21, 2019

    To help reduce visitor impacts on Russian River parks and neighborhoods, Sonoma County Regional Parks is regulating alcohol possession and commercial bus access at Steelhead and Sunset beaches from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.