Lake Sonoma Adventures

Yorty Creek Recreation Area:

CLOSED FOR THE SEASON STARTING IN OCTOBER

Kayaks, Canoes, SUPs, and Inner Tubes

Explore Lake Sonoma for the day or stay longer to enjoy one of the many boat-in camping sites

Located in the beautiful wine country in Sonoma County the warm weather, dog friendly attitude, and extensive trail system at Lake Sonoma gives the outdoor enthusiast a wide array of options.  The protected waters make for the perfect swimming hole to enjoy with family or any size group. (up to 150 people)  

Whatever you’re after, Lake Sonoma delivers.

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Yorty Creek Rentals

1 HR

2 HR

 

4 HR

 

FULL DAY

24 HR

36 HR

48 HR

72 HR

96 HR

INNER TUBE
$10 $15 $25 $35 $55 $75 $100 $150 $200
SUP
$25 $50 $70 $80 $100 $125 $150 $200 $250
SINGLE KAYAK
$25 $50 $70 $80 $100 $125 $150 $200 $250
DOUBLE KAYAK
$35 $70 $100 $125 $150 $190 $225 $300 $375
CANOE
$35 $70 $100 $125 $150 $190 $225 $300 $375

Lake Sonoma is the perfect destination for every kind of camping enthusiast no matter what time of the year.  There are roughly 100 designated boat-in campsites that all include vault toilets, a lantern holder that can double as a food hanging hook, and even your own picnic table with a view.  Permits are required for boat-in camping and can be acquired at www.recreation.gov.  Backpacker types will appreciate the little bit of extra weight that kayak camping provides, while other folks may want to utilize the extra space that our canoes provide.

The Yorty Creek Recreation Area launch site on Lake Sonoma provides a slightly quieter feeling then other areas of the lake because it is located in an area that has large no wake areas.  We have single and double kayaks, canoes, stand up paddle boards, and inner tubes right next to the boat launch at Yorty Creek.

Campsite options from Yorty Creek

  • Rustler
  • Loggers
  • Homestead
  • Thumb
  • Skunk
  • Falcon’s Nest (36 Hour Rentals Suggested due to headwinds on return paddle)
  • Broken Bridge Group Camp (36 Hour Rentals suggested due to headwinds on return paddle)

***Please note that campsites in Warm Springs Arm are too far of a paddle from our Yorty Creek location.***

Tours and Classes are available any day from the Lake Sonoma Resort Area for private groups.

(click on the yellow dots for paddling distances and a short description of the camping beaches on Lake Sonoma)

 


 

A few photos from past Lake Sonoma Events