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Shollenberger Park

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Lakeville Hwy, Petaluma, CA 94954
+1 707-778-4303
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A great escape

Love to catch a walk with friends at this bird sanctuary with level path and easy access. Such a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
via mobile
Relaxing and good exercise

Great place to see basking turtles and many different varieties of birds. People walk their dogs... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
Petaluma, California
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“mile loop” (11 reviews)
“bird watching” (12 reviews)
“petaluma river” (26 reviews)
Lakeville Hwy, Petaluma, CA 94954
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love to catch a walk with friends at this bird sanctuary with level path and easy access. Such a great escape from town but only minutes away.

Thank msslmc
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Great place to see basking turtles and many different varieties of birds. People walk their dogs, others ride bicycles or just stroll the long paved path. Nice sunset and river viewing. Educational; bring binoculars, camera.

Thank zeemondo
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Located next to the Petaluma River, this wildlife area has both bike and pedestrian paths. The circuit is just over 2 miles, with benches along the route for a rest. Greta for all ages, as long as you keep an eye on little ones so...More

Thank alisonjh54
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This park is great for walking, biking and running. It is flat meaning no hills. There is a small section that is paved, but the rest is a dirt gravel combo. There is lots of bird life, and you will often see bird watchers out...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I personally don't find this walk all that pretty due to sparse trees, but it is right on the Petaluma River and always has a variety of birds to see. Good place to walk your dog, but they do need to be on-leash. Very popular...More

Thank Kristina B
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Good place for a walk, bird watch, and sit by the river. Trail is well maintained for bikes, large wheel strollers and dogs.

Thank mcctb1
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I come here at least three times per week. It's a bird sanctuary so there is much to see while getting exercise in. One lap is 2.2 miles but is connected to Ellis Creek on one end and theSheraton Holel on the other end. Probably...More

Thank Eva B
Reviewed 1 June 2017

A wonderful walk, a chance to see lots of birds! Clean, safe, easy to get to, and a paved road to walk on, with lots of benches to stop and just take in the area.

Thank steelina
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

This can be a two mile walk or you can make it more. Very flat but not all paved. Lookout viewing deck. Lots of parking. You can start at Starbucks and park there and take10 min walk to park. Lots of birds and wetlands. Biking...More

Thank lgardenia
Reviewed 15 May 2017

A great VERY easy walk around a lagoon and along the Petaluma River. Perfect for mobility challenged people. It's a paved path AND a parallel dirt path, so whether you want to walk on dirt or maybe have a wheelchair, scooter or walker, it's a...More

Thank Ryan L
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