• Doran on a sunny day

Doran Regional Park

201 Doran Beach Road, Bodega Bay
  • Accessible Areas
  • Beaches
  • Biking
  • Birding
  • Boat Launch
  • Camping
  • Equestrian Trails
  • Fishing
  • Hiking & Walking Trails
  • Paddling
  • Picnic Area

Day-use visitors: This park is experiencing a high number of visitors, especially on weekends. The entrance will close when day-use parking is full. Plan to arrive before 10 a.m. or after 3 p.m. for the best chance of finding parking. Have an alternate destination in mind in case this park is full.

Campers: Campground reservations are required. First-come, first-served campsites are not available, and same-day, drop-in camping is not allowed.

Please see the Covid-19 Parks Status Updates page for more information about impacts to services and facilities.

Doran Regional Park features a wide, 2-mile stretch of beach on Bodega Bay and is ideal for walking, picnicking, playing in the sand, flying kites, surfing, and bird-watching. 

A recently renovated boat launch provides access to Bodega Harbor and Bodega Bay for sport fishing, kayaking, stand-up paddling, and kite surfing. A rock jetty on the west end of the park is a popular spot for fishing and exploring sea life.  

Camping

More than 120 tent and RV campsites are available year-round. 

Trails

Walk along the shoreline or meander through grassy dunes that connect with the  Bird Walk Coastal Access Trail

Electrical Vehicle Charging Station

Doran Regional Park has an electric vehicle charging station in the Cypress day-use parking lot. 

Accessibility

Accessible campsites and boardwalk. All-terrain wheelchairs are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Onsite park staff will assist with the check-out/check-in process.

Park Information

Address

Doran Regional Park

201 Doran Beach Road

Bodega Bay, CA 94923
38.31412556, -123.0351906

Parking
$7 or free for members

Launch fee
$4 for trailered boats or free for members

Park Hours

7 AM to sunset 

Dogs
Allowed on leash 

Reserve a campsite

Campground Map