For an outdoor adventure, Sonoma offers great trails for hiking, biking, picnicking and birding. We can point you in the direction of a great walk, hike or picnic, or rent one our bikes to explore the valley’s vineyards and historical sites. The Sonoma Valley Visitors Bureau offers a great Hike & Bike map – click here to download.  If you enjoying birding, Sonoma is one of the Country’s best places for birding with all types of birds to discover. For more information, visit www.sonomabirding.com.

If you’re looking for a wine country bike tour or Segway tour in Sonoma, Sonoma Adventures does an excellent job and has bicycles on site here at MacArthur Place. www.sonoma-adventures.com 707-938-2080. If you are looking for something further north, Santa Rosa was recently named the micro-brew capital of the US and Getaway Adventures offers a Pints & Pedals tour as well as a variety of single day and multiple day tours in Napa Valley and Sonoma County including a refreshing and fun guided kayak trip down the Russian River. www.getawayadventures.com800-499-2453.  Ace It Bike Tours also offers a Bike n’ Brew tour where you can explore some of Sonoma County’s best. www.aceitbiketours.com707-688-4063. Our concierge can also assist you in arranging your tours.

The Sonoma Overlook Trail is just a few blocks north of the Plaza and features beautiful views of the town of Sonoma, or head to historic Bartholomew Park Winery for a picnic and then a hike on the hills that surround the winery.


There are a number of excellent golfing choices within a 30-minute drive: Oakmont Golf Club– 2 Ted Robinson designed 18-hole courses in Oakmont 707-538-5524; Chardonnay Club – 27 holes of championship golf in the Napa Valley 707-257-1900; Eagle Vines is a new course in Napa that offers reduced rates for our guests 707-257-4470, ext. 1.


Pilates ProWorks Sonoma offers Pilates classes and private sessions. Mention you are staying at MacArthur Place for special promotional pricing. 707-721-1450.

Or, kick-back and enjoy a quiet, peaceful day around the pool or at the spa at MacArthur Place! For spa treatment reservations call us at 707-933-3193.


Balloons Above the Valley 800-464-6824; Napa Valley Balloons 800-253-2224


For riding in Jack London State Historic Park, Sugarloaf State Park and also a location in Napa Valley near Calistoga contact Triple Creek Horse Outfit 707-933-1600; For horseback riding in the Napa Valley contact Napa Valley Trail Rides 707-255-2900


(formerly Infineon) in Sonoma holds major racing events throughout the year, including the Toyota/Savemart 350, NASCAR Series. www.sonomaraceway.com. 800-870-7223.