Boating in Healdsburg
Russian River Adventures. This outfit rents inflatable canoes for half- and full-day trips down the Russian River; the fee includes a shuttle back to the starting point at the end of the journey. You can also hire a guide for the day to explain the terrain and show you the best places to swim and swing on a rope. Guides will also take kids out on the river while you hit the wineries. 20 Healdsburg Ave., at S. University St., Healdsburg, CA, 95448. 707/433–5599 or 800/280–7627. www.russianriveradventures.com. $42.50 per person half day, $50 full day.