Brannan Island State Recreation Area

The park has a 10 lane launch ramp, over 140 campsites, including 12 RV sites with water and electric, and areas for picnicking and swimming.
Contact:  (916) 777-6671

Grizzly Island Wildlife Area

The remarkable mix of marsh scenery and wildlife has attracted nature lovers, hunters, anglers and others for decades. Boats and canoes drift easily on the tidal sloughs. There are 75 miles of roads and trails, and several self-guided hiking trails are being planned.
Location:  2548 Grizzly Island Road, Suisun, CA 94585
Contact:  (707) 425-3828

Sandy Beach Park

RV campsites, picnic grounds, beach and 24 hour boat launch.  Entry fees.
Location:  2333 Beach Drive, Rio Vista
Contact:  (707) 374-2097

Municipal Boat Launch

The boat launch area features a dock with moorings, a two lane boat launch, parking for vehicles and boat trailers, a picnic area with tables, drinking fountain and restrooms. The $10 launch fees can be paid by cash or credit card at the onsite pay station.
Location:  Behind City Hall at the end of Front Street

Rio Bait & Tackle
Location:  510 Highway 12, Rio Vista, Ca 94571
Contact:  (707) 374 5522

Discover Rio Vista Magazine Fishing Articles

Fall Salmon & Bass Fishing

Winter & Spring Sturgeon Fishing

Fishing for Spring Striper

Winter Striper Fishing

Wind and Water Sports

Delta Windsports
Location: 950 W Brannon Island Road, Isleton, CA
Contact:  (707) 365 3865 / Email: [email protected]

Kokopelli Kayak
Location:  151 Brannan Island Road, Isleton
Contact:  (925) 788-2103 or (707) 365-3865

Discover Rio Vista Magazine Wind and Water Sports Articles

Kayaking Delta Style

Rio Vista Wind and Water

Rio Vista Grand Slam


The Golf Club at Rio Vista
Location:  1000 Summerset Dr, Rio Vista, CA 94571
Contact:  (800) 607 8107


Rio Vista to Birds Landing

Cycling up the Sacramento River

Bird Watching

The Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta is located on the Pacific Flyway, a critical stop for many migrating birds. Many species spend the winter only and many others are present year-round. A special visitor is the Sandhill Cranes which are present in large numbers from about October to February. There are many sites for viewing, several which are mentioned in the articles below.

Delta Migratory Birds in Autumn

Opportunities in the Eastern Delta – Follow the Birds

Nearby Birding Sites