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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a beautiful lake; came to the area for Single Thread and wine tastings but there is so much more to see and do. So close to San Francisco but so different with its peace , tranquillity and beauty.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lake Sonoma is an out of the way, peaceful, escape from the hustle and bustle. Stop along the way and pick up a bottle of vino at one of the many tasting rooms to take with you to sip along the water's edge.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank cwcharacters
Reviewed June 16, 2019

RUDE staff, they do NOT care about the customers at all, all they care is charge you. There is a guy by the name of Jose and a person by the name of Shey both are super rude .... Sad thing to see how the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 9, 2019

Watching the fish climb the ladder was very moving. Don't miss a little detour to the fish ladders when the steelhead are running.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Janice D
Reviewed May 7, 2019

This mountain range lake area is great for a relaxing stop or picnic. There is a museum with lots of local history and a guide on hand to answer questions and give helpful information of the region.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KCHouseman
Reviewed March 20, 2019

Lake Sonoma is huge! So many beautiful coves to see. Water can be chilly even in summer but well worth it. Great palce to have a picnic and do some serius boating.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed February 28, 2019

I have cycled here several times from Healdsburg. The view from the lookout is outstanding and worth the ride and the climb, just be certain to bring lots of water if riding in summertime heat

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank CyclingGary
Reviewed February 3, 2019

Beautiful place to hike even on a rainy day. We saw two rainbows and enjoyed the quiet and verdant scenery.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Foothillsrider
Reviewed October 4, 2018

A short drive outside of downtown Healdsburg, my favorite spot in Sonoma and you find this stunning, expansive lake to enjoy any water sport.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

Was at Lake Sonoma for the start of the Ironman 70.3 Santa Rosa but didn't have the swim due to fog. however swam there the day before and it was delightful. Great biking country too and a great start for the bike section of the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Hilary W
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Response from Mugszi | Reviewed this property |
It would not hurt but do not forget sun screen.
August 13, 2016|
Response from newtoCR | Reviewed this property |
Lake Sonoma is about 15 minutes west of Healdsburg. Travel west on Dry Creek road, keep going until you get to the lake, can't miss it. Have fun!
August 9, 2016|
Response from Leeleggs | Reviewed this property |
We did not have a dog. However we did see a small sailing boat with two dogs on it.