General Park Information

 

Location and Hours of Operation

1695 Castle Road
Sonoma, CA 95476
Open Daily 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Park entry and trail gates close at 4:30 p.m.
Closed on New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. Subject to additional closure, without notice, at the Foundation’s discretion.

Contact Information

Anna B. Pope, Trustee

707-938-2244

popeab@gmail.com

Scott Clyde, General Manager
707-938-2244
fhbart@gmail.com

Group Policy

Advance reservations are required for groups over 10 persons. Please contact (707) 938-2244 to determine if the Park has availability on the day you wish to visit. The Foundation reserves the right to decline any such request.

Dog Policy

The Park is dog-friendly; however, dogs must be on leash at all times on Park grounds and trails. The Foundation reserves the right to exclude dogs and their owners from the Park if they create a nuisance or fail to comply with Foundation Rules or the instructions of Foundation employees.

Rules

  • No Camping, Hunting or Fishing
  • No Smoking, Barbecues, or Fires
  • No Loud Noises
  • No Dogs Off Leash
  • No Horses, other than those of Sonoma Valley Trail Rides
  • No Skateboards
  • No Segways (except for the those used by persons with disabilities, with prior arrangement with General Manager)
  • No Bicycles on Hiking Trails
  • No Littering
  • No Damage to structures, plants or property
  • No Buses or Trolleys
  • No Commercial use of the Park without prior written consent of the Foundation, which may be withheld in its sole discretion
  • Visitors must comply with the Foundation's Group Policy
  • The Foundation reserves the right to require anyone not complying with Foundation Rules or the instructions of Foundation employees to leave the Park.

Parking

The designated parking lots for the Park are:
1. The Villa Parking Lot located to the left of the Villa off Castle Road (follow signs).  Access to Villa, all picnic areas and both North and South Trail Heads.

2. (Coming Soon).  We are in the planning stage of reopening the South Gate Parking Lot located on Old Winery Road (entrance on the left as you head to Buena Vista winery). Easy access to Castle Lawn picnic area and South Trail Head.

Note: The Winery parking lot is reserved for winery guests and Wine Garden picnic drop off.