Sonoma County Bike Trails Guide Book

by Phyllis Neumann (Penngrove Publications)
Sonoma County Bike Trails  by Phyllis Neumann

122pp/photos/maps
ISBN: 0962169471

Less than an hour's drive north from San Francisco lets you ride along tranquil country roads, gently rolling farmlands, towering redwoods, lush vineyards, local wineries, the resort area of the famous Russian River and, of course, the magnificent Pacific coastline. A specially designed bike route from Cloverdale to Petaluma is also included.

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Trails from the "Sonoma County Bike Trails" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 29.
... Preview: Annadel State Park, located on the eastern edge of Santa Rosa, has been a favorite area of off-road cyclists for years. Annadel offers 5,000 acres of excellent trails with rolling hills, intermittent ... From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Santa Rosa, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 14
... Preview: A scenic ride through the Sonoma Hills along pleasant country roads. The first part of the trip includes a relatively steep grade, but the rest is comfortably level. This trip might not be suited fo ... From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Santa Rosa, CA - Road Biking - Trail Length: 15
... Preview: Breathtaking coastal panoramas along winding mountain ridges make this ride a must. The initial 500-foot steep grade makes it difficult going for the average cyclist. Prepare yourself for fantastic ... From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Bodega, CA - Road Biking - Trail Length: 20
... Preview: Spend an entire day touring historic Sonoma, using your bicycle to take you back to the days of early California. A fun and educational trip for the whole family. Located in the Sonoma Valley "Valle ... From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Sonoma, CA - Road Biking - Trail Length: 11
... Preview: A relatively flat ride that passes through lush vineyards and winds around the foothills and rolling countryside. This ride may not be possible during the rainy winter months because the Asti Bridge ... From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Cloverdale, CA - Road Biking - Trail Length: 11.5
... Preview: A beautiful back road ride through the heart of the Sonoma farmlands. Very light traffic and good roads make this ride relatively easy; however, several moderate climbs and a long distance might make ... From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Cotati, CA - Road Biking - Trail Length: 24
... Preview: The route to the park is mostly flat with a gentle hill just before you reach the park. Inside the park, depending on the trails you explore, there are some steep, short hills, but you can avoid them ... From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Rohnert Park, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 7
... Preview: Foothill Regional Park features gentle hills and easy trails that encircle pretty ponds. Shiloh Regional Park, on the other hand, has a number of steep grades and very rocky patches, making it a good ... From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Windsor, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 12
... Preview: A scenic ride through hills and valleys. Several moderate climbs and fairly long distance might become somewhat strenuous and there fore more suitable for experienced riders. Located in the Sebastop ... From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Freestone, CA - Road Biking - Trail Length: 21.5
... Preview: A colorful ride over relatively flat terrain, passing many interesting wineries and other attractive places to stop. Located in Northern Sonoma County. From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Geyserville, CA - Road Biking - Trail Length: 21.5
... Preview: A flat scenic tour through the Sonoma Valley on picturesque wooded back roads. A trip that the whole family can enjoy. Located in the Sonoma Valley "Valley of the Moon." From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Glen Ellen, CA - Road Biking - Trail Length: 10.5
... Preview: An easy, relatively flat tour of the wooded River Road area, punctuated with cool, forested roads and vast miles of incredible vineyards. Because of the length of the ride it can be considered to be ... From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Guerneville, CA - Road Biking - Trail Length: 19.5
... Preview: A scenic tour through the splendor and majesty of the famous California redwoods. The road to the park is wide and flat, ideal for beginning bicyclists and children. This is a great way to enjoy the ... From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Guerneville, CA - Road Biking - Trail Length: 6.5
... Preview: A narrow, rural valley, surrounded by lush hillsides winding through a sea of private vineyards. Easy grades and a scenic landscape make this a very pleasant trip. Located in Northern Sonoma County. From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Healdsburg, CA - Road Biking - Trail Length: 12
... Preview: A scenic ride through forest and vineyards with beautiful panoramas of the distant mountain ranges. A basically flat road. Plan for half-day to stop at wineries along the way and indulge in a dip in ... From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Healdsburg, CA - Road Biking - Trail Length: 21
... Preview: A short tour to a nice park on the edge of town. The ride out is on paved streets, but the park is a great place for a novice mountain bike rider to practice off-road riding skills. Off-road riding ... From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Petaluma, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 9
... Preview: This ride is more of an access route for those needing to travel through Sonoma County as part of a tour or as a way of going from one town to another. It is not intended so much as a pleasure ride, ... From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Cloverdale, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 62
... Preview: Plan a fun-filled day with the entire family at Howarth or Spring Lake Parks by riding specially designated bike paths through forest woodland around Spring Lake. Then enjoy the many recreational fac ... From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Santa Rosa, CA - Hiking,Road Biking,Trail Running,Walking - Trail Length: 5
... Preview: A relatively short trip in distance, but numerous rolling hills make the riding time considerably longer. The terrain is scenic, hilly and peaceful. A real chance to explore the back roads of Sebast ... From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Sebastopol, CA - Road Biking - Trail Length: 10
... Preview: A highly scenic tour of country roads winding through picturesque vineyards and shaded orchards. Many breathtaking panoramas of the St. Helena mountain range. There is very little traffic on most ro ... From the guidebook "Sonoma County Bike Trails"
Santa Rosa, CA - Road Biking - Trail Length: 15