The Russian River is ideal for kayaking and canoeing through the beautiful redwoods. Spanning 76 miles through Sonoma Wine Country, this river features seven regional parks. Kayaking is possible from May through September. Popular local outposts for rentals include Burke's Canoe Trips & Kayaks, Russian River Adventures, and Stand-Up Paddle Odyssey. The Russian River also offers rafting, tubing, and paddle boarding.