Boating and Paddling

Boating and paddling are allowed where normally permitted. Boat occupants are limited to a single individual or members of the same household. 

  • When: May 1, 2021 from 10:00 AM 12:00 PM

    Spring Lake Regional Park
    This event is full.

    Who says dragons aren’t real? Explore the cattails and rushes of Spring Lake by kayak and discover the "dragons" (dragonflies) of Sonoma County. These pre-historic terrors of the sky have been around for more than 300 million years! 

  • When: May 8, 2021 from 12:00 2:00 PM

    Spring Lake Regional Park
    This event is full.

    Stand-up paddleboarding gives you a unique view of the lake to observe wildlife you might not otherwise have the opportunity to view from the shore. Join us for an exhilarating experience learning how to paddleboard, while viewing and learning about local flora and fauna. 

  • When: May 9, 2021 from 10:00 AM 12:00 PM

    Spring Lake Regional Park
    What better way to show your appreciation for that special mother in your life than by spending time with her on the lake? 

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Boat Launches

Developed boat launches are available at Regional Parks in Bodega Bay, on the Russian River, at Spring Lake in Santa Rosa, and at the Hudeman Slough waterway of San Pablo Bay. 

Paddling

Kayaking, paddleboarding and canoeing are popular activities at Spring Lake and at parks along the Russian River, on Bodega Harbor and the Gualala River. The Regional Parks offer plenty of settings to launch your kayak, board or canoe. 

Paddling in the Parks
Paddling the Russian River

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