Been here twice already, can't wait to return to our spot this summer! And this year we will go before its 110 degrees! Pine Flat Lake is situated where oak and pine meet in the foothills of the central Sierra Nevada Mountains. It's in Kings Canyon at the western edge of the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks.
rent bikes, trailers, and Trail-a-bikes at Sonoma Valley Bike Tours, just off the Plaza at 520 Broadway. Though it’s not entirely car-free (you’ll need to stop and cross at intersections), the Sonoma Bike Trail is the closest thing to it in wine country. Park your car at the Sebastiani Winery at 389 4th Street East, and ride about a mile east to Maxwell Farms Regional Park. consider pulling over at Maxwell Fun Center (19171 Sonoma Highway) bike racks are in front!
Bothe-Napa Valley State Park, Napa Valley, California. Hiking, camping and picnic areas. The park exhibits more seasonal changes than most Californians experience. Hot, dry summers change to mild, wet winters; in between, in spring and fall, the park and its surrounding area are probably at their finest. Summer temperatures may reach 105 degrees Fahrenheit, but nights are usually cool.
Depot Park in Sonoma is located about 1/2 mile north of the town square. It is a older shaded park with ball fields, a wonderful train museum and three train cars including a caboose. Depot Park is the city of Sonoma's second largest park after Plaza Park in the town square.