Western Azaleas Bloom on Humboldt CA Redwood Coast

Azaleas and rhododendrons burst into bloom along Humboldt County’s Redwood Coast from April through late May each year. Western azaleas, a type of rhododentron (Rhododendron occidentale), are one of only two rhododendron species native to the West Coast. In spring, … Continue reading

Tour Redwood Grove Designed by CA Architect Julia Morgan

Humboldt County is best known for its towering redwood forests, but visitors also can tour famous California architect Julia Morgan’s Redwood Grove country estate. The historic Arts & Crafts style home and landscaped grounds are tucked among the old growth … Continue reading

The Redwood: A Dog Friendly Hotel in Humboldt County

Looking for a great pet-friendly California vacation? Humboldt County’s Redwood Coast is ‘Dog Friendly’, with trails for exploring our redwood forests and beautiful beaches for romping along the Pacific. We would love to invite your four-footed family member to stay … Continue reading

2018 Redwood Coast Music Festival & Arts Alive Eureka

The Redwood Coast Music Festival gets bigger and better every year. This year’s Festival, from April 5-8, 2018, will feature 35 different bands and over 100 sets of live music that will make Eureka rock! Here are just some of … Continue reading

Lonely Planet names Redwood Coast to Best Places List

The secret’s out about all the fantastic places visitors can visit in our area around The Redwood Riverwalk Hotel in Fortuna, from the Avenue of the Giants to the Lost Coast and Humboldt Bay. Lonely Planet’s Best Places To Visit … Continue reading

Best Whale Watching Along CA Redwood Coast

March, April and May are some of the best months to watch for whales migrating north along the Redwood Coast in Humboldt County. California (or eastern Pacific) gray whales make the longest known migration of any mammals, from winter calving … Continue reading

Explore Eureka and its Hikshari’ Trail Near Fortuna

The Redwood Riverwalk Hotel in Fortuna makes a great ‘home base’ for your California Redwood Coast vacation – in addition to the Redwoods with its Avenue of the Giants, our website’s local area page highlights the many other attractions you’ll … Continue reading

Fortuna Christmas 2017: Holiday Lights Music & Home Tour

Visitors to Fortuna can join in its holiday festivities throughout December. Main Street is aglow with holiday lights each evening, and the Christmas Electric Light Parade will add the spectacle of vehicles decorated in thousands of holiday lights on Friday, … Continue reading