Nearby Area Attractions

Have the time of your life creating memories that last a lifetime with your family and friends.

Oak Shores and Smittle Creek Day Use areas offer free day use, beach activities, swimming, fishing, and wildlife viewing. Smittle Creek has a 2.6-mile-long hiking trail that connects the two-day use areas together. There are also roped-off areas that are safe for the kids to swim in and you can fish from the shore. Oak Shores Day Use Area has a lot of picnic areas with awnings for shade, picnic tables, and charcoal barbeque pits, with great places to swim and fish. There is a non-motorized boating area between Oak Shores and Smittle Creek Day Use Areas, great for safe Paddle Boarding and Kayaking, which we have available to Rent!

Nearby Dining

Turtle Rock Bar

Known for its world class egg rolls! Also offering drinks, snacks, deli sandwiches, camping/picnicking items and boating supplies. They have a tasty breakfast on Sundays from 8am to 11 am, and on Thursdays they offer dinner starting at 6pm.

Turtle Rock Bar • 2000 Capell Valley Road • Napa, CA 94558 • 707-966-2246


Nearby Wineries

M.S. Torun Winery & Olive Oil

Located just down the road from us, M.S. Torun Winery & Olive Oil – specializing in great wine and small batch runs of estate produced olive oil – also boasts a vacation rental home that sleeps 8, or a bed & breakfast for couples.

M.S. Torun Family Vineyard & Olive Oil • 5185 Wragg Canyon Road • Napa, CA • 707-966-1957


Moss Creek Winery

Founded by the Moskowite family over 80 years ago, this 145-acre vineyard was planted in 1972. This beautiful stone winery building is nestled amongst our Cabernet Sauvignon vineyards. Wine caves have been tunneled into the hill behind the winery. A stone bridge crosses the creek and links the winery to a picnic area nestled in an Oak grove. Visitors are welcome by appointment.

Moss Creek Winery • 6015 Steele Canyon Road • Napa, CA • 707-252-1295


Somerston Estate

Somerston is a 1,682-acre winery estate hidden high in the eastern Vaca Mountains of Napa Valley. Established in 2007, the property is managed with the singular vision of becoming one of Napa Valley’s greatest estates. The estate has 230 acres of sustainably-farmed vineyards with 154 unique vineyard blocks, from which two distinct wine brands are produced – Somerston & Priest Ranch.

The Somerston wines showcase the highest quality single block wines on the property.  With each vintage, the best sites are selected to produce distinctive block-designate wines.

Somerston Wine Co. • 3450 Sage Canyon Road • Napa, CA • 707-967-8414


Nichelini Family Winery

Established in 1890, Nichelini Family Winery is the oldest family-owned winery in Napa Valley.

We are currently open for wine tastings Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday 11am to 5pm. Space is very limited, so we recommend you make an appointment.

Nichelini Family Winery • 2950 Sage Canyon Road • Napa, CA • 707-963-0717

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