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Russian River, Sonoma County Vacation Rentals
(800) 997-3312 | (707) 869-9030
 
 
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Drake's Beach, Russian River, Guerneville, Sonoma County, Northern California

Things To Do at the Russian River
   
~ Babysitting ~ Massage & Spas
~ Biking ~ Parks & Beaches
~ Boating ~ Pee Wee Golf
~ Catering ~ Playgrounds & Tennis Crts
~ Classes ~ Psychic Readings
~ Fishing ~ Sonoma Coast
~ Golf ~ Swimming
~ Hiking ~ Wine Tasting and Tours
~ Horseback Riding ~ Yoga
~ Local Events

Looking for information about the area, restaurants, nightlife, recreational activites, and wine tasting, try these websites.
RussianRiverTravel.com
Offers excellent information about the area, Parks, Local Shops, Nightlife, Things to do, and Wine Tasting.
  Russian River Chamber of Commerce
Our local Chamber of Commerce offers a Calendar of Events.
707-869-9000


Babysitting

Korissa Munsterman          

707-228-5195
Experienced Babysitter
CPR Certified, First Aid Ceritfied

         


Biking

Bike Rentals   Guided Bike Tours   Bike Trails    
River Riders
707-483-2897
Bike Rental with Delivery
  Wine Country Bikes
61 Front St. Healdsburg, CA
707-473-1610
Guided Bike Tours & Rentals
  Annadel State Park
6201 Channel Dr. Santa Rosa, CA
707-539-3911

Great mountain bike and hiking trails
   
 
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Boating - Canoe/Kayak Rentals

Many of our vacation homes come equipped with a canoe and/or kayak. However, if the home you booked does not include any boats or if you just need a few more, here are some local companies we recommend:

WaterTreks EcoTours
Jenner
Reservations: 707-865-2249 
Offers Kayak rentals hourly or daily. Also with guided tours. Year-round, weather permitting

  King's Kayaks & Canoes
16258 Main Street Guerneville
707-869-2156
Offers a Kayak & Canoe Rentals, Fishing Licenses and advise. mid-April through mid-November, weather permitting
  Burke's Canoe Trips
8600 River Road,
Forestville
707-887-1222
Offers a one way downstream Russian River canoe trip from Forestville to Guerneville with shuttle service.
  Johnson's Beach
First and Church Street,
Guerneville
707-869-2022
Offers hourly paddle boat, canoe & kayak rentals in downtown Guerneville and a great old fashion snack bar. June-September
 
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Catering and In-Home Chefs
Grapevine Catering
707-869-1277
Fresh local ingredients
wine country box lunches, event catering
Conscious Cooks
707-874-9581
Emphasis on local famring and organic ingredients
Event catering, in-home dinners


   
 
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Classes (Yoga, Wine, Cooking, Etc.)
Monte Rio Community Center
Yoga, Pilates, Wine & Cheese Paring Classes
       


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Events on the Russian River

The Russian River Jazz & Blues Festival
In September, Two days of Jazz along the Russian River.
  Sonoma County Barrel Tasting
In March, 100+ Russian River wineries open their cellars for your tasting pleasure.

     
Guerneville Fireworks
July 4th Weekend
  Monte Rio Water Carnival
July 4th Weekend

Calendar of Events
Russian River Chamber of Commerce
Calendar of Events

  Sonoma County
Calendar of Upcoming Events

Local Wine Events
   


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Fishing

~ River Fishing   ~ Bay & Ocean Fishing  

King's Sport & Tackle
16258 Main Street Guerneville
707-869-2156
Offers a Kayak & Canoe Rentals, Fishing Licenses and advise.

 

Will's Bait & Tackle
P.O. Box 1555, Bodega Bay
707-875-2323

Bodega Bay Sport Fishing
1500 Bay Flat Road Bodega Bay
(707) 875-3344

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Parks & Beaches

Armstrong Woods State Park
Gorgeous state park with old growth redwoods, walking/ hiking trails, and horseback riding.
Armstrong Woods Rd. Guerneville

  Austin Creek State Recreation Area
Another wonderful state park just adjacent to Armstrong Woods.
Armstrong Woods Rd. Guerneville
  Duncans Mills
A quant town west of Monte Rio, off hw. 116 on your way to the coast. Offering unique shopping, restaurants, art gallery and coffee house.
  Fort Ross State Park
Historical State Park off Hwy. 1 on the Sonoma Coast.
  Sonoma Coast
Our rugged Sonoma Coast offers breathtaking views, hiking trails, wonderful picnic areas, and so much more.

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Golf

Northwood Golf Course
A spectacluar Golf Course under the Redwood Trees
19400 Hwy. 116 Monte Rio
800-330-1167 / 707-865-1116

  Pee Wee Golf & Arcade
Fun for the whole family
Hwy.116 & Drake Road, Guerneville
, Usually open April - May


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Hiking & Walking

Armstrong Woods State Park
Gorgeous state park with old growth redwoods, walking/ hiking trails, and horseback riding.
Armstrong Woods Rd
Guerneville
707-869-2015

  Austin Creek State Recreation Area
Adjacent to Armstrong woods with mountains covered in old growth redwoods and excellent walking/ hiking trails.
  Sonoma Coast
Beachcombers, fishermen, sunbathers and picnickers can access the beach from more than a dozen points along the pacific coast line.
Hwy. 1, Sonoma County, California
707-875-3483

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Horseback Riding

Armstrong Woods Pack Station
Gorgeous state park with old growth redwoods, walking/ hiking trails, and horseback riding.
Armstrong Woods Rd
Guerneville
707-887-2939

  Chanslor Ranch
Horseback Riding on the Beach.
1 mile north of Bodega Bay on Coast Hwy.
707-875-3333
   

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Massage & Spas

Massage - Available In Room   Day Spas  

Cottage Massage
Will visit your home and massage away tension and stress.
Barbra Friedman, CMT
707-696-2009

 

Julie Bennion
Trained in Thai, Cranio/Sacral, Lymphatic Drainage and Swedish Massage

 

Osmosis
Renowned Spa with cedar enzyme baths.
209 Bohemian Hwy, Freestone, CA
707-823-8231

 

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Playgrounds & Tennis Courts

Playgrounds for Kids
Visit the Russian River Park and Recreation list of the parks in the area.
Drake Road &
Hwy. 116

Guerneville
Large playground, full size basketball court, picnic tables/bbq and Tennis Courts (just resurfaced in 2008)
Old Cazadero Rd. & Hwy. 116
Guerneville
Small playground and Tennis Courts.
Orchard Ave in Vacation Beach
Guerneville
Small playground, half size basketball court, picnic tables/bbq and walking distance to Beach and Boat Launch.
  Forestvile Youth Park
Mirabel Rd. Forestville

Large Playground, tables/bbq area, Public Restrooms, and baseball fields.
  Monte Rio Community Center
Small playground and tables/bbq area, and walking distance to Monte Rio Public Beach


Public Tennis Courts
Drake Road &
Hwy. 116
Guerneville

Tennis Courts and a playground with full size basketball court.
Old Cazadero Rd. & Hwy. 116
Guerneville

Tennis Courts and a small playground.
Canyon 7 Rd.
Rio Nido

Tennis Courts and picnic/bbq area.
  Downtown Monte Rio
Main St. Monte Rio

Tennis Courts only.
  Cazadero Hwy.
Cazadero

Tennis Courts only.

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Psychic Readings

Christine Therese Laporte          

Russian River Psychic
707-869-0640

Tarot-Palmistry-Numerology
Private Readings, Parties, Classes

         

Restaurants & Bars

Russian River Restaurants & Bars
A list & links to many of our local restaurants, provided by
the Russian River Chamber of Commerce 707-869-9000


     




Sonoma Coast

Sonoma Coast
Hwy . 1 , Northern California.
Our rugged Sonoma Coast offers breathtaking views, hiking trails, wonderful picnic areas, and so much more.

       


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Swimming & Public River Access

Johnson's Beach
Large Public Beach with lifeguard, snack bar, hourly paddle boat, canoe & kayak rentals right in downtown Guerneville
1st & Church St.
Guerneville
707-869-2022

  Steelhead Beach
Regional Park

Boat launch, river beach access, picnic area,
trails, and a parking lot.

9000 River Road,
Forestville
  Monte Rio Public Beach
Large Public Beach with snack bar, hourly paddle boat, canoe & kayak rentals right in downtown Monte Rio.
Hwy. 116.
Monte Rio


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Theater

The Rio Theater
An old time Movie Theater with great hotdogs & popcorn.
Hwy. 116 & Bohemian Hwy, Monte Rio
707-865-0913


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Wine Tasting

Riverhomes Wine Country Page -
20 of the closest wineries with tasting rooms opens daily.


Russian River Valley Wine Growers

P.O. Box 16
Fulton, CA 95439
707-521-2534

Korbel Champagne Cellars
Excellent for champagne tasting, beautiful rose gardens, and a delicious deli.
13250 River Road, Guerneville
707-824-7000


Guided Winery Tours
California Rivers Tours
Enjoy a wine tour in the Russian River and Dry Creek Valleys of Sonoma County.
Great scenery, fine wines,and a tasty picnic lunch.
10070 Old Redwood Hwy, Windsor
707-579-2209

Terrific Tours
Private wine tours in Sonoma and Napa Valleys led by wine educators.
Casual, informative and fun!
707-658-2748 or 800-506-5096

Sophies Cellars
Wine tasting and sales.
Enjoy local wine, fresh baked bread, gourmet cheeses and hard to find limited production wines.

25179 Highway 116, Duncans Mills
11am-5pm or 7pm, Closed Wed
707-865-1122

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Yoga

Riverbed Yoga
14014 Armstrong Woods Rd. Guerneville
347-647-1568




Contact Information
Russian River Vacation Homes
PO BOX 418 • Guerneville, CA 95446
(800) 997-3312 • (707) 869-9030 • FAX (707) 869-1740

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