Summer is quickly approaching! Have you figured out your plans yet? If you are staying here for the summer and are looking for some fun things to do, look no further! Below is a list of the top activities in Sonoma County.
1. Visit Bodega Bay
There are many things to do in Bodega, whether you want to discover secret coves by taking a guided kayak tour, surfing lessons, or adventuring on a hike. You can also stop by a restaurant for some fresh seafood, or spend the day lounging on the sandy beach.
2. Zipline Through The Redwoods
Visit Sonoma Canopy Tours for an exhilarating fly through the Redwoods. You'll fly at heights nearly 200 feet above ground. You can also rent a camera to be placed on your helmet to record your flight!
3. Go To The Annual Sonoma County Fair
The annual event will be held July 22- August 7 in Santa Rosa. Come out for carnival games. rides, food, contests, and more. Click here to find out more about Fair Discount Days!
4. Visit the Town of Healdsburg
Stop by Healdsburg for some of the best shopping and restaurants in Sonoma County! Whether you're craving Mexican, Italian or Tapas, this cute little town will provide many options of delicious restaurants and adorable shops.
5. Go to a Farmer's Market
One of the best events to attend in the summer is a farmers market. There are numerous farmers markets held over the summer that have excellent locally grown produce, street vendors, and delicious snacks! Click here for a list of markets.
6. Hike the Armstrong Redwoods Reserve
Take a hike through the beautiful reserve. The park has both short and long trails depending on your hiking preference. The trails also have various scattered picnic benches and grills, so make a day out of your hike and pack a lunch!
7. Visit Spring Lake
Spring Lake is a 320 acre public park centered on the Santa Rosa Creek Reservoir. Here you can decide to take a dip in the lake or explore the beauty of the park. If you like to camp, reserve your favorite spot today!
8. Attend the Hot Air Balloon Classic
Come out to the festival on June 18-19 to watch over 30 balloons be released into the sky. Also, there will be tons of food and arts and crafts. Click here for more information.
Written By: Aubrey Anzelmo | Seawolf Living