Sonoma-Napa Valleys Scenic Drive: Santa Rosa to Hopland Professional Guide
Detailed Trail Description from our Guidebook
"A 132-mile-long drive that makes an open loop through the pastoral wine country of the Sonoma and Napa valleys. This scenic drive makes an open loop between Santa Rosa and Hopland. The drive, following three California highways, traverses California’s wine country in the Sonoma and Napa valleys, crosses high, rolling mountains tangled with dense woods, and passes Clear Lake, which is the largest natural lake entirely within the state. Numerous historic sites line the highways, including the ranch and home of famed author Jack London, the Mexican colonial town of Sonoma, and the ghost town site of Silverado made famous by writer Robert Louis Stevenson. Special attractions: Santa Rosa, Annadel State Park, Jack London State Historic Park, Valley of the Moon, Sonoma Valley, Sonoma, Sonoma State Historic Park, Napa, Napa Valley, wineries, Sugarloaf Ridge State Park, Bale Grist Mill State Historic Park, Bothe-Napa Valley State Park, Calistoga, Old Faithful Geyser, Mount St. Helena, Robert Louis Stevenson State Park, Clear Lake, Hopland, scenic views, hiking, photography, wine-tasting, and camping. This eTrail is a complete description of a scenic drive with a route map and information on the best travel seasons, interesting sites, recreation opportunities, camping locations, and much more."