The North Coast Places


Bodega Bay

Sports and the Outdoors

Bodega Bay Sportfishing. This outfitter charters ocean-fishing boats, rents equipment, and conducts whale-watching trips from mid-winter through spring. 1410 B Bay Flat Rd., Bodega Bay, CA, 94923. 707/875–3344.

Horse N Around Trail Rides. Saddle up at this ranch for guided horseback trail rides, some along the beach. Reservations are required. 2660 N. Hwy. 1, Bodega Bay, CA, 94923. 707/875–8849.

The Links at Bodega Harbour. Robert Trent Jones II designed this Scottish-style, incredibly scenic, and fairly challenging 18-hole oceanfront course. Rates include a golf cart. 21301 Heron Dr., Bodega Bay, CA, 94923. 707/875–3538 or 866/905–4657. 18 holes. 6,290 yds. Par 70. Slope 129. Greens fees: $60/$90. Facilities: Putting green, pitching area, golf carts, pull carts, rental clubs, pro-shop, golf lessons, restaurant, bar.