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Joe Rodota Trail at Sonoma County Parks

Between Santa Rosa and Sebastopol, Sebastopol, CA
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Great Biking Or Walking Trail Close To Sebastopol And Graton

I frequently drive the forty minutes from my Santa Rosa Home to Take advantage of this wonderful... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2016
HealthyEating29
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Santa Rosa, California
Great Trail except the homeless encampments

This would be one of the highlight multipurpose trails of Sonoma County if the homeless hadn't... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
Brett R
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
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Between Santa Rosa and Sebastopol, Sebastopol, CA
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

I frequently drive the forty minutes from my Santa Rosa Home to Take advantage of this wonderful trail. Primarily for bikers, there care many segments along it'd length that are perfect for waking. It is mostly flat with little elevation and there are several intersection...More

Thank HealthyEating29
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This would be one of the highlight multipurpose trails of Sonoma County if the homeless hadn't taken it over near Santa Rosa.

1  Thank Brett R
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Our first night in town, we went 17 miles on this trail. The trail is flat and travels towards Santa Rosa. Although it was hot during the day, at night a cool breeze came in, making the biking awesome. The trail loses two stars because...More

1  Thank Cedar F
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

This section of trail goes from Santa Rosa to Sebastopol. The trail is smooth, flat and plenty wide for runners, walkers, skaters and cyclists to easily and comfortably pass each other in both directions. It parallels hwy 12 but is far enough away that the...More

2  Thank billsvolvo
Reviewed 24 June 2016

This is a flat, paved trail about 8 miles long that was once a rail line. It is an easy bike ride but rather dull and boring. In Santa Rosa the area next to the trail is usually inhabited by homeless people. They seem harmless,...More

2  Thank ricktheis
Reviewed 27 May 2016

This trail is awesome. You can bike, walk your dog, walk.... from Sebastopol to Santa Rosa and back. Love the ease of it !

Thank lindalucia3
Reviewed 14 May 2016

My family has been walking the Rodota Trail for twenty years and it is one of the best ways to explore west Sonoma County, from Santa Rosa to Forestville. Part of the trail wends it way through the Atascadero Marsh area along Green Valley Road....More

1  Thank Greg J
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Stroll from town to town on this trail, through countryside and residential neighborhoods. Flat and scenic.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Loved this walking and biking trail which sometime winds into a town like Graton taking a rider onto the streets for a short distance. This was once a railroad. There are several spots to join the trail.

Thank 1952LAB
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Love this bike trail, it is as easy or hard as you want it to be, it can be very quite and no cars, it can be parallel to highway 12. If you like to bike try this path.

Thank Michel D
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ChathamYoga
19 March 2017|
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Response from P B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Chatham, This gentleman above has nailed it. The Sebastopol Bike Center is right at the entrance to Joe Rodota Trail. This shop can get you a map that will help you get around. The West County Trail is not far but you... More
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