Local Area Attractions
San Francisco & Wine Country Tours
Let our experienced tour guides show you the top attractions of San Francisco and the Wine Country. Tours leave the campground daily May-Oct. Enjoy a fabulous day in our Air Conditioned buses.
World Class Golf
Sonoma and Napa Valley are a golfer's paradise. Bring your clubs and enjoy Siverado Country Club, The Chardonnay Club, Rooster Run and Fox Tail Golf course just to name a few. Golf Courses range from PGA to Municipal courses. A driving range is located 2 blocks from the campground entrance!
A peaceful drive leads to some of the most beautiful coastline California has to offer. Enjoy Fishing, or buy some fresh cracked crab straight off the boat. Spend the day with your toes in the sand then have a scrumptious dinner at one of the many waterfront restaurants! Come build a sand castle!
Blue and Gold Fleet at Pier 39
The only San Francisco Bay Cruise that sails under both the Golden Gate and Bay Bridges. The only 1.24 hours scenic cruise with super close-up views of Alcatraz..
Victorian Homes of Petaluma
Take a self-guided walking tour of the A Street Historic District, a six block area near Petaluma’s historic downtown and Civic Center. View architectural styles stretching from 1860 to 1925. For more information please call Petaluma Historic Library and Museum at 1-707-778-4398 or Heritage Homes of Petaluma at 1-707-762-3456.
Art, Wine, Shop and Dine in our Riverfront Town
Dine riverside at our historic theatre district. Watch the boats in the turning basin while listening to live jazz. Shop for antiques, artisan jewelry, farm to table dining, handcrafted cheese, fabulous wines and upscale outlet mall bargains. www.visitpetaluma.com. For more information please the Petaluma Visitors Center at 1-707-769-5640.
Six Flags Marine World
Fun Runs Wild at Six Flags Marine World with nine new rides, five new shows and lots of new animal attractions. Ride ROAR! the new 10-story wooden roller coaster, and meet Bugs Bunny and his pals at Looney Toons Seaport. Open Spring, Summer and Fall. http://www.sixflags.com/discoveryKingdom/index.aspx
Petaluma Adobe State Historic Park
General Vallejo’s estate, headquarters for a massive Mexican land grant rancho. The park has been restored to 1840, with animals, picnic area, hand tools and weaving displays. Daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Group tours available. For more information please call 1-707-762-4871. http://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=474
Petaluma Historical Museum and Library
This library built in 1906 has the only free standing stained glass dome in California. The Petaluma Museum features world class exhibits. Enjoy a fantastic education vacation. www.petalumamuseum.com
Cinnabar Performing Arts Theater
Cinnabar presents innovation opera, drama, dance and music. For performance and ticket information please call 1-707-763-8920.
McNear’s Mystic Theater and Music Hall
Enjoy live entertainment, music, theater and movies. Call 1-707-765-6665 for performance and ticket information.
Pacific Coast Air Museum
More than fifty years of aviation represented by Aircraft and Artifacts on display. Founded in 1989, the Pacific Coast Air Museum is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the acquisition, restoration, safe operation and display of historic aircraft, preserving aviation history, and providing an educational venue for students and the community. Kids of all ages are wowed by a day to this museum. www.pacificcoastairmuseum.org
Premium Outlet Shopping
You will find just the right gift at one of the fantastic outlet stores. From premium designers such as Liz Claiborne, Coach, Brooks Brothers, Off Saks, BCBG, Banana Republic, Gap, Carters, Aeropostle, Sun Pacific to home décor and Gourmet kitchen necessities, it's all here at the Premium Outlet Mall.
Infineon Raceway is located 30 minutes north of the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco and serves as the gateway to the beautiful Sonoma Wine Country. The track hosts several nationally televised events, including NASCAR NEXTEL Cup, National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) drag racing, the American Motorcycle Association (AMA) Superbike tour, and the IRL IndyCar Series. Infineon Raceway is a year-round motorsports complex with events scheduled 340 days and 50 weekends a year.
San Francisco Tours
Tour begins at KOA Kampground. Sights visited include: Golden Gate Bridge, Golden Gate Park, Japanese Tea Garden, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Cable Cars, Chinatown, Fisherman’s Wharf, Presido, Residential Neighborhoods, Cliff House, Ocean Beach, Seal Rocks, St. Ignatius Church, Victorian Houses, Civic Center and City Hall, Opera House, Symphony Hall, Nob Hill, Financial District, Transamerican Pyramid, Bank of America World Headquarters, Embacadero Center, Levi Strauss Corp. Headquarters, S.F. - Oakland Bay Bridge, Ferry Building, North Beach, Crookedest Street in the World, and Palace of Fine Arts. If you are interested in this tour, please call the campground at (1-800-992-2267) to make your reservation.
Visit local Wineries
Spend a fantastic day touring through beautiful vineyards and unforgettable landscapes. Both Napa Valley and Valley of the moon offer wine tours, boutique shopping fabulous restaurants and everything you need to make an enjoyable excursion. Wineries host jazz festivals, a mustard festival (with world renowned wine auction), art exhibits and wine maker's dinners. We will be happy to make additional suggestion upon your arrival.
Spend a relaxing day golfing at one of the fabulous golf courses in Sonoma and Napa Valley. Bring your clubs or rent a set at the golf course. Breathe taking greens and fabulous weather will make this a day of golf you will never forget. After a great round of golf you can enjoy world class cuisine at one of our outstanding restaurants. On your peaceful drive back to the San Francisco North/ Petaluma KOA you can pick up some unique gifts made by local artisans. Sonoma County has everything you need for a relaxing day excursion.
A short drive leads you to a relaxing day of fresh crab, kite flying and walking on the beach. Let you cares fade away as the wave hit the shore. Watch the fishing boats bring in the daily catch and enjoy fresh crab and San Francisco Sourdough. Enjoy some barbequed oysters, a locals favorite! Waterfront restaurants and souvenir shopping are available up and down the coast.
Enjoy a fabulous day whale watching at the nearby coastal beaches. Let us help you plan your daily excursions.
View amazing works of art at the many art galleries of the Historic Downtown area.
Charles Schultz Museum
Visit the home of Snoopy and Charlie Brown. See how the Charlie Brown Chronicles came to be. After enjoying Charlie Brown's adventures spend the afternoon ice skating at the Snoopy Arena.
Sonoma State University
Let us be your home away from home when you come to visit your Sonoma State University Student. We are a convenient location to Sonoma State University soccer fields, baseball and softball fields and basketball.