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Break away from the crowd. Explore Sonoma County by bike, foot, or kayak and dive into why it is one of the most beautiful places in the world. Explore Sonoma with the help of our expert local guides and go home with incredible stories and an experience unlike anything you were expecting from your "Wine Country" vacation!
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Santa Rosa, CA 95401
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"russian river"
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

I decided to join Eric, and his awesome dad Tim on a trip down the river yesterday . It was a perfect day in so many aspects . Every detail had been thought of, ranging from easy meeting spot to beautiful picnic lunch at the...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

This was the highlight of our trip. Erik was a great tour guide. We had lots of fun. I highly recommend this tour. We were able to spot an otter when we were kayaking the Russian river.

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Erik S, Owner at Smart Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Thank you so much for reviewing our Redwoods to Pacific tour! I agree, it's hard to beat seeing wildlife up close and personal while exploring such a beautiful place. Thank you!

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

My adventure with Erik at Smart Tours Sonoma was magical! I am already planning a trip back to California so I can hang out with him in the redwoods again. Next time I'm going to make a full day of it so I can go...More

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Erik S, Owner at Smart Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Thank you Linda for taking the time to leave such a detailed and amazing review of your tour!! So happy you loved checking out the amazing redwoods and I'm glad we were able to get you guys out to the coast! The views out there...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2018

We highly recommend Smart Tours...Erik took us on an awesome adventure through the redwoods and along the beautiful shoreline and we ended our day with an amazing sunset! We even got to enjoy a picnic dinner on the beach. Thanks so much Erik!

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Erik S, Owner at Smart Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thank you for the amazing review! Kudos to you guys for sticking it out through the drizzle and getting amply rewarded for it with gorgeous blue skies at the coast! Happy adventuring!!

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Reviewed 19 February 2018

HIghly recommend this tour of the Redwoods--Eric was a guide and he was wonderful and very knowledgeable.

Thank Celeste J
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Erik S, Owner at Smart Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Very happy you enjoyed your tour of the redwoods! Looking forward to getting you guys out in a kayak next time you visit ;)

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Reviewed 11 January 2018

We had our trip in Labor day 2017, which is almost the warmest summer every in California. Erik leaded us through the cool redwood forest and we had our first kayaking on the Russian river. I had to say it was the best choice in...More

Thank virliddy
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Erik S, Owner at Smart Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Really enjoyed having you join us for hiking AND kayaking this past Labor Day! Fun day under the sun at the coast. :)

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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

I had a fabulous adventure on my Smart Tour with Erik. He was so knowledgeable on each aspect of the tour from the Redwoods to the Sonoma Coast. Erik’s enthusiasm for the natural beauty in Northern California is clearly why he is a pro at...More

Thank Cindy W
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Erik S, Owner at Smart Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

So happy you enjoyed your tour! Makes my day when I am able to show off my beautiful backyard to travelers like you :)

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Our host, Erik took our family to an amazing beach that had great tide pools. He was very knowledgeable about all the critters that were in the tide pools. He also was informative regarding the local area and other attaractions, restaurants, etc. My 2 small...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2017

Erik took us clamming, and it was so awesome!! He showed us how to dig for them, how to identify where the clams might be and how to properly care for them once they've been caught. He also brought all the requirements such as the...More

1  Thank Jackson A
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