Quick Getaway in NorCal
Finding a lover’s paradise on earth that is guaranteed to reaffirm your faith on love and on nature is almost too ambitious to expect. Nothing can be that perfect. Yet, staying in a place like Bodega Bay, it seems silly to even doubt it. Bodega Bay Northern California is exactly the kind of place that will remind you why loving feels good – it’s free, it’s beautiful, it’s fun and it’s real.
No other beach in Northern California can make the water look so mystical. Beaches here are like genies, it gives you exactly what your heart desires. Surfers and skim boarders can check out the Salmon Creek with its mighty waves. Kayakers who wish to go far and get a better view of the magnificent sunset can go to Goat Rock. For people who would rather enjoy lots of sand to hang out, get some tan, build sandcastles, walk or run, there is the Portugese Beach. If you want to get an even more romantic experience, you can try horseback riding by the beach with Chanslor Stables.
Many come to Bodega Bay to witness the migration of whales especially from January through May. From the terrace of Bodega Head, you will see the Gray Whales that reaches up to about 45 feet in length and about 75,000 pounds in weight and the Blue Whales that can be more than a hundred feet, heavier than ten cars, and bigger than 30 bears, or about two of the biggest dinosaurs combined.
Many of you may have already gone fishing but Bodegay Bay takes it a whole new level. Here, big fish is actually caught like Salmon, Halibut, Rock Cod, and Ling Cod. You can try The Boat House - New Sea Angler & Jaws Sportfishing, Hagemann Ranch Trout Farm, Porto Bodega Marina, and Fish On Bait, Tackle and Charters.
The RV Kind of Life
If you live the RV life, you will find Bodega Bay as the perfect campsite for you. You can try the Bodega Bay RV Park and Port O Bodega RV Park. Both are privately owned and you must call to make reservations. You can also try the Doran Regional Park, Westside Regional Park, Stillwater Cove Regional Park, and Gualala Point Regional Park. Most of those are on a first come first served basis. Each are equipped with Boat ramp, fish cleaning station, boat rinsing station, shore fishing and family picnic areas.
Lodging in any of the Bodega Bay’s Inns, Hotels or Lodges is already an experience in itself. The Dawn Ranch Lodge, for example, has redwoods, open meadows, a private beach and a landmark pool. You can stay in the lodge for days on end and it already gives you the ultimate experience. The River's End Restaurant & Inn rests on a cliff with the view of the Pacific Ocean and the Russian River. If you are in to experience the nostalgia of a hotel more than 140 years old, try the Valley Ford Hotel. It was built in 1864 but the quality of its service and equipment remains modern.
Bodegay Bay successfully combines the tranquillity of nature, nostalgia of the past and comfort of today. If want a different kind of vacation destination, try the Bodega Bay.