Day Hikes Around Napa Valley Guide Book

by Robert Stone (Day Hike Books)
Day Hikes Around Napa Valley  by Robert Stone

288pp/maps
ISBN: 1573420573

Napa Valley is a beautiful, verdant basin framed by mountain ranges running parallel to the wide valley bottom. Thousands of acres of public greenspace lie interspersed amongst the region's world-renown wineries. This comprehensive collection of 88 great day hikes provides access to the many trails though the valley, across mountain ranges, alongside bays and rivers, and through cool forests. A wide range of hikes accommodates amateau to avid hikers, from urban strolls to panoramic peak trails.

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Trails from the "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 64.
... Preview: Alston Park covers 157 acres in the unobstructed rolling hills of northwest Napa. The open-space park, owned by the city of Napa, was made public in 1991. Alston Park has three miles of meandering tra ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Napa, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.5
... Preview: Sonoma Creek forms from three ephemeral forks on the east slope of Bald Mountain and Red Mountain. The Headwaters Trail is a scenic half-mile trail that skirts the western fork of Sonoma Creek in a fe ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Kenwood, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.2
... Preview: Lake Berryessa is a man-made reservoir on the rural and wild eastern side of Napa County. Prior to the inundation of the reservoir, Berryessa Valley was a productive agricultural region. Monticello, t ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Angwin, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.9
... Preview: Stebbins Cold Canyon Reserve encompasses 576 acres in the Vaca Mountains just east of Napa County in Solano County. The reserve lies in the steep canyons of the northern coastal range and includes the ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Winters, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 5
... Preview: Boggs Mountain Demonstration State Forest encompasses 3,493 acres in the Mayacamas Mountains by the town of Cobb. Wappo Indians traveled through this area annually en route to their fishing and obsidi ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Calistoga, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.7
... Preview: Sugarloaf Ridge State Park contains three distinct ecological systems. In Sonoma Creek Canyon are riparian redwood forests that also include Douglas fir, gray pines, big-leaf maple, California bay lau ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Kenwood, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.5
... Preview: Anderson Marsh State Historic Park is a 1,000-acre protected nature preserve on the southeast corner of Clear Lake. It lies between the towns of Clearlake and Lower Lake. The fragile tule marsh habita ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Lower Lake, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.8
... Preview: The Cache Creek Natural Area is a secluded hilly expanse east of Clear Lake. Elevations range from 3,196 feet atop Brushy Sky High down to 600 feet at the eastern end of Cache Creek along Route 16. Th ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Clearlake, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.5
... Preview: Bothe-Napa Valley State Park (pronounced bo-thay) sits in the heart of Napa Valley between Calistoga and Saint Helena. The rugged state park was founded in 1960. Before 1960, the park was a private re ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Calistoga, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.5
... Preview: Houghton Creek, a tributary of Kelsey Creek, forms along the hillside in Boggs Mountain Demonstration State Forest. The Creek Trail parallels Houghton Creek through a narrow canyon amid shady fern gar ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Cobb, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.5
... Preview: The Creekside Nature Trail is an easy 0.75- mile loop on the valley floor of Sugarloaf Ridge State Park. The trail meanders along the banks of Sonoma Creek and Rattlesnake Creek through a forest of co ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Kenwood, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.75
... Preview: Clear Lake is the largest natural freshwater lake within California. It stretches over 68 square miles and has more than 100 miles of shoreline. The scenic lake sits in a broad basin surrounded by the ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Kelseyville, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.5
... Preview: This is the third route to the Hood Mountain summit and the Gunsight Rock Overlook. The trail begins on the west side of the mountain in Sugarloaf Ridge State Park. The hike utilizes the Goodspeed and ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Kenwood, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 7
... Preview: Rockville Hills Regional Park sits on the rolling, oak-studded hills in Solano County between Green Valley and Suisun Valley. Green Valley, originally a wheat-growing region, is now a fruit producing ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Fairfield, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 4
... Preview: Grizzly Island Wildlife Area lies in the heart of Suisun Marsh south of Fairfield and Suisun City. The larger Grizzly Island complex, managed by the California Department of Fish and Game, encompasses ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Suisun City, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.5
... Preview: The Historic Oat Hill Mine Road is an old mining road between the town of Calistoga and Pope Valley. This hiking-biking section of the trail is the reverse of the Hike 14 shuttle, for those who wish t ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Calistoga, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 9
... Preview: Boggs Mountain Demonstration State Forest has a complex trail network of interconnecting dirt roads and single track footpaths that stretch over the forest’s 3,493 acres. With elevations ranging from ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Cobb, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 2
... Preview: Lake Berryessa sits in the mountainous eastern side of Napa County about 40 minutes from Napa Valley. Monticello Dam, located 9 miles west of Winters on Putah Creek, restrains Lake Berryessa. Prior to ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Winters, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 2
... Preview: This hike is a 9.4-mile, one-way shuttle. The hike climbs from Sonoma Valley, up to the Hood Mountain summit, and down into Adobe Canyon. Hood Mountain, located on the southern end of the Mayacamas Ra ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Saint Helena, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 9.4
... Preview: Hood Mountain Regional Park sits in the Mayacamas Mountains five miles east of Santa Rosa, adjacent to Sugarloaf Ridge State Park. The 5,800-acre wilderness park has elevations ranging from 650 feet a ... From the guidebook "Day Hikes Around Napa Valley"
Santa Rosa, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 11.8

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