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Drive it.....With the Top Down!!!

At the suggestion of our B and B owner we took this drive from Sonoma to Napa on a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bdublu
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Newington, Connecticut
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Unbelievable fun!

If you have a car that can handle it (we Turo’d a Porsche 718 Boxster), this might be the most fun... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Mark D
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“Drive it.....With the Top Down!!!”
3 Nov 2018
“Unbelievable fun!”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At the suggestion of our B and B owner we took this drive from Sonoma to Napa on a beautiful morning with the top down on our rental convertible. What a fun and challenging drive with great views of wine country. It’s a bit scarier...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

If you have a car that can handle it (we Turo’d a Porsche 718 Boxster), this might be the most fun you can legally have! Crazy turns, switchbacks, hairpins. Really test your driving skills and the limits of your car. Totally recommended!

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Reviewed 31 August 2018

A beautiful drive between the Sonoma and Napa valleys... very twisty and turny- it is paved all the way.

Thank BillC9
Reviewed 22 January 2018

As a novice, it was a challenge. It was a great ride.And when you finish, Oakville Grocery right at the bottom.

1  Thank redsocksss
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We slavishly followed our gps to get from Sonoma and Napa via Trinity Rd and then Oakville Grade. Trinity Rd is both curvy and graded so that your car slants toward huge drops. We were in a rental that did not handle well in abnormal...More

6  Thank lutfyfamily
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Hadn't driven this road in years. Drove it this week in our Miata MX 5 and it was a blast - much better condition than I had remembered, not as dangerous but still lots of twisty turns. Saw some deer while on the road. Several...More

Thank mfags
Reviewed 10 July 2015

During our visit to the wine valley we stayed in Sonoma. When we plugged our winery into the GPS it routed us over the Oakville Grade rather than back tracking to the main highway. When we turn off Sonoma highway there was a fire truck...More

3  Thank RockyM985
Reviewed 8 July 2015

The drive was quite a thrill for my adventurous husband, the winding road and beautiful scenery were worth my intrepidation

1  Thank Melanie M
Reviewed 18 June 2015

Not for the faint of heart, the Oakville Grade is something we always look forward to doing while visiting the Napa Valley! The Grade is never recommended for tourists but years ago a local told us about it and we have been driving the route...More

1  Thank moviegal226
Reviewed 30 October 2014

Looking at a map, you may think this an easy and fast way to cross between Napa and Sonoma...NOT! It is a beautiful, winding, mountain road, with a variety of meadows, woods, flora and fauna. Well worth the 30 minutes or so that it takes...More

2  Thank theblackcrab
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