Sonoma County Bike Trails
Table of Contents

        Introduction
        Explore Sonoma County by Bike!..............................................1
        Some Tips for Better Touring................................................2
        How to Use This Book........................................................3
        Sonoma County Map...........................................................4
        Regions of Sonoma County....................................................5
        Calendar of Sonoma County Annual Events.....................................6

        Road Rides..................................................................9
        I. Southern Sonoma County...................................................9
         1. Petaluma to the Cheese Factory.........................................10
         2. Cotati to Bloomfield...................................................13
         3. Penngrove Area Loop Trip...............................................16

        II. The Sonoma Valley "Valley of the Moon".................................19
         4. City of Sonoma Historic Ramble.........................................20
         5. Sonoma to Glen Ellen...................................................24
         6. Glen Ellen to Kenwood..................................................27

        III. Northern Sonoma County................................................30
         7. Healdsburg -- Dry Creek Valley.........................................31
         8. Geyserville -- Alexander Valley Wine Tour..............................33
         9. Cloverdale to Asti.....................................................36

        IV. The Russian River Region...............................................39
        10. Guerneville to Armstrong Woods.........................................40
        11. Guerneville -- River Road Ride.........................................43
        12. Healdsburg -- Eastside, Westside Loop..................................46
        13. Monte Rio to Cazadero..................................................49

        V. The Coastal Region......................................................53
        14. Bodega to Bodega Head..................................................54
        15. Tomales to Valley Ford.................................................58
        16. Occidental to the Coast "The Coleman Valley Experience"................61

        VI. The Santa Rosa Area....................................................65
        17. Howarth Park to Spring Lake............................................66
        18. Bennett Valley Loop Trip...............................................69
        19. Santa Rosa -- Mark West Springs Loop...................................72

        VII. The Sebastopol Area...................................................76
        20. Lone Pine Road Loop Trip...............................................77
        21. Freestone -- Valley Ford -- Bloomfield Triangle........................80
        22. Occidental to Freestone................................................83

        Mountain Bike Rides........................................................86
        State and Regional Parks in Sonoma County..................................86
        23. Santa Rosa -- Annadel State Park.......................................88
        24. Rohnert Park -- Crane Creek Regional Park..............................91
        25. Windsor -- Foothill/Shiloh Regional Parks..............................94
        26. Petaluma -- Helen Putnam Regional Park.................................98
        27. Sebastopol -- West County and Joe Rodota Trails.......................101
        28. Occidental -- Willow Creek Ride.......................................103
        Highway 101 Access Route -- Cloverdale to Petaluma........................106

        Appendix
        Rides by Ratings..........................................................111
        Bicycle Shops in Sonoma County............................................112
        Points of Interest........................................................113

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