For those who wish to venture out, there is a veritable plethora of health-related activities just beyond Oakmont. Here are just a few of the many attractions available to Oakmonters:
Annadel State Park
Hike, walk, or ride? Annadel State Park is just beyond your back door with trails and paths to connect you to nature.
Santa Rosa is a bicycling mecca! Famed cyclist Levi Leipheimer is a resident, and is active in local racing events. You’ll see cyclists happily peddling through the quiet Oakmont streets to tackle the challenging hills of bordering Annadel State Park.
Although Oakmont has its own riders, many join the Santa Rosa Cycling Club.
The largest cycling event in America, the Amgen Tour of California is a Tour de France-style cycling road race that challenges the world’s top professional cycling teams. Just a few years ago, the route passed within a mile of Oakmont.
The Sonoma Coast
Explore one of our most treasured resources is the Sonoma Coast. Its stunning splendor and geological diversity offers a spectacular visual delight. Over thirty miles of coastline, under the stewardship of California State Parks, provides public access to Sonoma’s majestic seashore.
Spectacular beaches, vistas, hiking and walking trails are here, as are wonderful shore-front restaurants. Coastal salmon, steelhead and deep-sea fishing are all just an hour away.
The Redwood Empire
Mystical Armstrong Redwoods State Reserve showcases 300′ Redwood trees, standing tall for two millennia. An easy and beautiful one-hour excursion from Oakmont – not to be missed.
The beautiful Russian River meanders through miles of lush meadows and towering old growth redwood forests.
Spas and Salons
Be pampered in a stress-free, relaxed environment. Wine country is famous for elegance and leisure, and nowhere is that better expressed than a day at the spa. The finest are all easily accessible from Oakmont.
Hot Air Balloon Rides
Enjoy incredible vineyard views, and have a great adventure from a hot air balloon.
Oakmonters have access to two golf courses in our own village. For those who wish to see if the grass is really greener elsewhere, here’s a list of additional Sonoma golfing courses.
Las Vegas excitement is just up the highway, and the casino bus will take you from Oakmont to River Rock Casino.
Sonoma County offers some of the best birdwatching in the country. The great diversity of habitat within the County, combined with its location on the West Coast migration route, provides exceptional birding opportunities all year long.