Off of Route 29, Calistoga offers visitors great walking, hiking and biking along historic trails, as well as bicycling loops for casual rides, or longer ones for those who like a challenge!
The county seat of a historic valley, the City of Napa offers walking opportunities through the tree-lined streets surrounding its downtown as well as commercial walking tours, and bike routes that run up-valley along Route 29 and Silverado Trail.
With a bike loop from the city along the Silverado Trail and hiking options at historic Bale Grist Mill State Park, St Helena offers outdoor activities for the causal and the adventurous.
Yountville is a quiet community surrounded by natural beauty. It is an ideal location for casual biking and walking, with dedicated trails as well as commercial bike tours of wineries. For the more adventurous, long-distance routes are readily available.
Getting Up and Down Valley
Visitors to Napa Valley who wish to head up-valley can take the #10 Vine Bus
Buses run up and down valley every hour on weekdays and every 90 minutes on weekends. Hours of operation vary so check the bus schedule or go to www.nctpa.net and follow the “Where’s My Bus?” link.
If your itinerary includes a trip to San Francisco take VINE Route 11 to the Vallejo Ferry Terminal where you can board a Baylink Ferry to San Francisco.
The Napa Valley Wine Train now offers a connection to the Bay Area with BART Connection shuttle bus. The Napa Valley Wine Train Shuttle Bus will be at the North Concord/ Martinez Station at 9:00-9:15 AM and 5:00-5:15 PM to transport guests to the Wine Train Station. Advance reservations are required.
Nature and Outdoors
Napa Valley is rich in both agricultural and natural beauty. For information on local and state parks and hiking trails go to: http://www.napavalleycarfree.info/walking.htm.
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Choose from one of our many Napa Valley adventures whether it is a bike tour, kayak rental, or a hike, an adventure from NVAT is one of the best ways to see the valley. We specialize in bringing together wine, food, history, nature and artistry in each of our personally designed tours.
Napa Valley Adventure Tours
610 First St #4
Napa, California, 94559