Day 1| Armstrong Redwoods State Reserve

Day 1: Get ready for three active days, three picturesque vineyard-laced valleys, world-class wine and gourmet cuisine

Kick off the weekend with a Backroads picnic in the majestic old-growth forest of Armstrong Redwoods State Reserve. The tallest in the grove stands more than 300 feet high—nearly the length of a football field! Ride through the little-known Russian River Valley, where terraced vineyards flank quiet roads Stop to taste some of the region's exceptional pinot noirs.


Provided at the h2Hotel. A hip eco-friendly hotel praised by the New York Times for its living roof, solar heating and cool aesthetic.