Cloverdale River Park is a 2.4 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Cloverdale, California that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.
Of all the trails in the Wine Country, this short hike has the most and best access to the Russian River. It follows the riverbank, passing through forests and meadows. This section of the river still retains its swift-moving mountain-river character, and numerous little rapids and rocky chutes are found along the way. Turn around at the McCray Road Trailhead.