parks & outdoors

Indian Creek Park, Philo
Next door to The Madrones
www.co.mendocino.ca.us
One-half mile southeast of Philo on Highway 128, Indian Creek Park is beautifully situated in a grove of large old-growth redwoods on the south bank of Indian Creek, near its junction with the Navarro River. Nature trails and picnic spots.

Hendy Woods, Philo
18599 Philo Greenwood Rd
(707) 895-3141 / hendywoods.org
Our local state park known for its old-growth coast redwoods with hiking trails and river access. Come enjoy the new day use area.

"The River", Philo
Greenwood-Philo Road Bridge
Park on the far side of the bridge and take a path down to the rocky beach to enjoy a dip in the Navarro River on hot days.

Playground, Boonville
13500 Airport Road
Great for kids big and little, with climbing structures, swings, and a paved path for trikes and scooters.

wine/beer tasting

Tasting here is casual and frequently free. Reservations are not required. For a full list of wineries visit the Anderson Valley Chamber of Commerce website. The chamber's map will show you where the tasting rooms are located, as well as other local resources.

Vintage Vine Tours, Boonville
707-895-2641 or 707-367-1963 / vintagevinetour.com

Anderson Valley Brewing Company, Boonville
11am–6pm, Sat–Thu. Friday open to 7pm. 17700 Highway 253
(707) 895-BEER / avbc.com
Well-regarded among beer lovers for years, many visit the area just to tour the brewery and enjoy the selection of perennial and seasonal brews available in their tasting room.

other tasting

Pennyroyal Farm, Boonville
10am–5pm, Thu–Mon. 14930 Highway 128
(707) 895-3292 / pennyroyalfarm.com
Nibbles served all day.  Handcrafted goat and sheep cheese from their own lovingly kept herds. Tours available 10am - 2pm for a small fee.

The Apple Farm, Philo
Farm stand open daily, sunrise–sunset. 18501 Greenwood Rd
(707) 895-2333 / philoapplefarm.com
Heirloom apple trees provide fruit for the fruit stand from July through October, or just stop by for some of the wonderful small batch juices, chutneys, and jams. If they have apple cider syrup, grab some—it goes fast.

bocce

Balo Vineyards, Philo
Across the street from The Madrones
9001 Highway 128
(707) 895-3655 / balovineyards.com

Meyer Family Cellars, Yorkville
19750 Highway 128
(707) 895-2341 / meyerfamilycellars.com

Workshops

The Madrones hosts a variety of workshops throughout the year exploring subjects like birding, mushroom foraging, and olive oil. We will post information as it becomes available.


The information on this page is subject to change. We recommend confirming availability prior to making your plans.