Howarth Park

Come visit Howarth Park, the "jewel" of Santa Rosa. This 138-acre community park provides endless recreational opportunities with a beautiful lake for fishing and boating, a softball field, tennis courts, picnic areas, unique playground structures, miles of hiking and jogging trails, and an amusement area featuring a miniature train ride, carousel, animal farm and pony rides.
  1. Plan Your Visit

    Find out what to expect at the park.

  2. Rides & Attractions

    Welcome to Big K-Land where a world of amusement awaits your child.

  3. Sports & Recreation

    Howarth Park boasts an impressive variety of outdoor recreation options to keep you active and entertained in the great outdoors! From tennis to softball, to trails, playgrounds and plenty of open space – there’s never a dull day here!

  4. Volunteer at Howarth Park

    There are many opportunities to volunteer in Howarth Park. A variety of tasks are available and suitable for individuals and groups.

  5. Plan Your Party

    Voted best Sonoma County birthday party spot by Sonoma Family Life Magazine readers, Howarth Park offers a convenient and affordable party package option, as well as regular picnic areas, so you can spend more time having fun with your guests!

  6. Lake & Boathouse

    Lake Ralphine is a 25-acre lake offering a variety of activities for all ages including boating lessons, boat rentals, fishing, and more.