Doran Beach

Bodega Bay, California

Doran Park has a 2-mile stretch of sandy beach and is a popular place for visitors to picnic, build sand castles, fly kites, surf, fish and stroll. A rock jetty at the harbor mouth provides access for fishing, crabbing and exploring sea life.

The boat launch can accommodate up to 20-foot boats. A parking lot is located adjacent to the launch and can handle 30 vehicles with trailers. More than 120 tent and RV campsites are available year-round. Accessible campsites and boardwalk. Beach wheelchairs available.

Parking - $7 or free for Sonoma County Regional Parks members
Launch fee - $4 for trailered boats or free for Sonoma County Regional Parks members
Park Hours - 7 AM to sunset
Dogs - Allowed on leash

Phone - Work Ranger Phone: (707) 875-3540
Work CA Relay: 711

WATER QUALITY
  • Passed water quality tests at least 95% of the time
  • Historical Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on . Russian Riverkeeper updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on at
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CURRENT WEATHER
12°C
Fog
MONITORING FREQUENCY

Doran Beach is sampled weekly from June 1st to October 1st

SOURCE INFORMATION

Swim Guide updates Sonoma County Coastal beaches weekly based on sample results from the Department of Health Services. A beach will be marked red when Total Colifom exceed 1,000 (if Fecal/Total is > .1) or 10,000 (if Fecal/Total is < .1) OR when Fecal Coliform exceeds 400 per 100 ml OR when Enterococcus exceeds 104 per 100 ml.

Sonoma County Department of Health Services monitors 7 coastal beaches weekly between April 1 and October 31.These beaches are visited by 50,000 people per year and are adjacent to storm drains, creek or rivers.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH

Doran Beach

Bodega Bay, California

WATER QUALITY
  • Passed water quality tests at least 95% of the time
  • Historical Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on . Russian Riverkeeper updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on at
For water quality icon legend, click:   
CURRENT WEATHER
12°C
Fog

Doran Park has a 2-mile stretch of sandy beach and is a popular place for visitors to picnic, build sand castles, fly kites, surf, fish and stroll. A rock jetty at the harbor mouth provides access for fishing, crabbing and exploring sea life.

The boat launch can accommodate up to 20-foot boats. A parking lot is located adjacent to the launch and can handle 30 vehicles with trailers. More than 120 tent and RV campsites are available year-round. Accessible campsites and boardwalk. Beach wheelchairs available.

Parking - $7 or free for Sonoma County Regional Parks members
Launch fee - $4 for trailered boats or free for Sonoma County Regional Parks members
Park Hours - 7 AM to sunset
Dogs - Allowed on leash

Phone - Work Ranger Phone: (707) 875-3540
Work CA Relay: 711

MONITORING FREQUENCY

Doran Beach is sampled weekly from June 1st to October 1st

SOURCE INFORMATION

Swim Guide updates Sonoma County Coastal beaches weekly based on sample results from the Department of Health Services. A beach will be marked red when Total Colifom exceed 1,000 (if Fecal/Total is > .1) or 10,000 (if Fecal/Total is < .1) OR when Fecal Coliform exceeds 400 per 100 ml OR when Enterococcus exceeds 104 per 100 ml.

Sonoma County Department of Health Services monitors 7 coastal beaches weekly between April 1 and October 31.These beaches are visited by 50,000 people per year and are adjacent to storm drains, creek or rivers.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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