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
Mostly clear
MONITORING FREQUENCY

is sampled weekly from 1 June to 1 October

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
Mostly clear

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

is sampled weekly from 1 June to 1 October

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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