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Memorial Beach to Wohler Bridge

Self-Guided & Self-Paced
9 Miles
3 to 5 hours in spring
4 to 6 hours in summer

Our Classic Run has it all:
Nice gentle current
Lots of beaches for swimming and picnicking
Abundant birds, fish and wildlife.
Clear pools for floating
Secluded with little sign of civilization

Pack a picnic lunch, your favorite beverages, and slip on your river shoes.
Glide your comfortable and stable SOAR canoe into the current towards the most secluded and hard-to-access section of the Russian River .       2A 1K

Start Time at our Healdsburg Office.

Check-in:   9:30 – 11:30 am.  No late check-ins allowed.

Rental Period:

This is a daily rental and you must be off the river by 5:00 pm on the day of rental.  There is a 30 minute grace period for late end-of-day arrivals. Late arriving canoes at our Wohler Bridge Take-Out by 5:30 pm will be assessed a $50 per canoe late fee.  The renter of record whose credit card we have on file will be charged, and is responsible for all late arrivals in that party.  Any canoe that arrives after 7 pm will be charged an additional $100.  This policy will be strictly enforced!


Adults/Teens (13 and over) – $75.00 per person

Children (ages 12 and under) – $35.00 Note:  Children 12 and under must wear a life jacket at all times while in a SOAR canoe.

– $15 ea.  Dogs must be kept on a leash at all times at our office and in our parking lot.  Attention to August 89your dog’s physical condition is necessary. Dogs get tired from all of the swimming and running.  We sell & rent doggie life jackets at our store.

– Group of 10 or more adults qualifies for a group discount.  The discount will automatically apply on the online reservation when the 10 Adult requirement is met.
Group Rate:  $67.50 per person


Full payment is due at the time of your reservation.

Cancellation Policy

Refunds will be made for inflatable canoes rentals and shuttles.  the 5% booking fee is not refundable.

For Monday – Friday reservations, refunds are possible if cancellation is made before 5 pm the day before the reservation date.  For weekend reservations, refunds are possible if cancellation is made before 5 pm on Thursday before the coming weekend. After 5 pm on Thursday it is possible to reschedule your trip, but there is a 50% penalty.  For groups of 8 or more cancellations must be made 5 days prior to your departure, cancellations made less than 5 days prior will be subject to a 10% per person cancellation fee.  In case of rain or bad weather, there will be no refunds.  We will issue a rain check for a later date of your choosing.  No shows – If you book a reservation and you or someone in your group do not show up and do not cancel, there will be no refund.