Hiking, Biking and Outdoor Activities
Most people think of wine, food, vines when they think of Napa Valley, but there are plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy. The Vaca and Mayacama mountain ranges offer beautiful views and great hikes. Check the link for four great hikes on either side of the valley, and below are other suggestions to help you find activity that suits your schedule, taste, or pace.
Although Muir Woods is over a one hour drive from Napa, it is truly worth the trip. This is the home of the Giant Sequoia trees (Sequoia Sempervirens) and one of the largest stands on the Pacific Coast. Numerous hiking trails exist in the park.
Download the official guide to Muir Woods or visit the web site for directions.
From its thunderous ocean breakers crashing against rocky headlands and expansive sand beaches to its open grasslands, brushy hillsides, and forested ridges, Point Reyes offers visitors over 1,500 species of plants and animals to discover.
Home to several cultures over thousands of years, the Seashore preserves a tapestry of stories and interactions of people. Point Reyes awaits your exploration.
Download the official guide to Point Reyes or visit the web site for directions.
These Napa Valley bike tours let you choose either relaxed riding with wine tasting or more challenging rides in the hills with spectacular views out to the coast; all on quiet country lanes and with California’s great weather.
LifeCycle Adventures customizes all trips to fit your dates, your ride preferences and distance. You can choose either a Self-Guided Trip or a Private Guided Tour.