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Kayak Put-In Info for: Port Sonoma - Petaluma River, Sonoma County

SF Bay Kayak Put-Ins OverviewOverview: $5 parking fee, but lots of free parking outside the lot. Very Small ramp leading down to water's edge. This gives access to the Petaluma River, which you can take all the way to downtown Petaluma (12 miles upriver) or out in to San Pablo Bay. There are plenty of tidal sloughs off of the Petaluma River that can be fun to explore. There is an annual event called the Petaluma River Marathon, which uses this as the start point for the half marathon.

SF Bay Kayak Put-Ins ParkingParking: Available for $5 a day, lots of free parking outside of lot

SF Bay Kayak Put-Ins FacilitiesFacilities: Porto-Potty and water fountain. There are spigots by the water fountain, but no hose (so bring a garden hose or similar if you want to rinse your boats and gear).

SF Bay Kayak Put-Ins AmenitiesAmenities: None

SF Bay Kayak Put-Ins DirectionsDirections: From Napa/East Bay, take Highway 37 to the Harbor Drive exit, on the West side of the river. Go East on Harbor Drive to the river.

SF Bay Kayak Put-Ins CautionsCautions: Check tide tables prior to launch - current can be 4 knots on max so check tide schedule prior to launch.

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