Steelhead Beach Loop is a 1.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Forestville, 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 but must be kept on leash.
dogs on leash
The best access to the Russian River is found along the short loop at Steelhead Beach. The loop offers hikers the opportunity to enjoy two beaches and a section of trail along the river. The trail also passes beneath a towering riparian canopy and historic ruins of a large gravel dispenser.