Benicia State Recreation Area (SRA) is an 720 acre preserve half way between
Vallejo and Benicia on the north shore of the Carquinez Straits. While there
are few trails besides the Ridge Trail bisecting the park, it does have
excellent marsh and water vistas with good bird viewing
possibilities along the shorelines. Plus there is the interesting
Forrest Deaner Native Plant Garden.
Directions: From Vallejo go about two
miles and take the Rose Drive Exit. From Benicia take the Columbus Parkway exit and follow the
Map link (listed as Benicia State Park on
or (916) 445-8949
Cost: $4/car for day use.
Shoreline and Marsh
March 12, 2009
June 25, 2015
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