Horror, Monster, Murder Movies Filmed on Redwood Coast

There’s something even better than watching a spooky, scary movie to get into the mood for Halloween – you can visit the places where the movies were filmed. It seems a lot of monsters, vampires, murders, and other worldly spirits … Continue reading

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

CA Redwood Coast #1 on Lonely Planet Best Places List

California’s Redwood Coast is #1 on Lonely Planet’s Best Places To Visit In The U.S. In 2018.  The List highlights the top ten “underrated, rejuvenated and out-of-this-world spots” in the entire country. The secret’s out about all the fantastic places … Continue reading

Meet some very old neighbors in Fortuna: Coast Redwoods

When you stay at The Redwood Riverwalk Hotel, you’re surrounded by redwoods, whether it’s the reclaimed wainscot in the lobby, the mural by the indoor pool, or the tall timbers themselves in nearby Humboldt Redwood State Park. How much do … Continue reading

Attractions to See Near Avenue of the Giants

We know you can spend hours or even days just experiencing the Avenue of the Giants, but don’t overlook some of the other attractions just a few miles north or south – you’ll enjoy even more of the scenery, history, … Continue reading

Welcome Spring with a Scenic Drive along CA Lost Coast

If you enjoy driving adventurous mountain roads to reach spectacular coastline views and native wildflowers at their best, then plan a scenic drive along California’s Lost Coast in the spring. Here, the cool, foggy coastal climate meets that of the … Continue reading

A Great Place to Stay Near Avenue of the Giants

You’re likely to have your own bucket list of travel dreams whether you’re a Millennial, GenXer, or Boomer, and California is likely to be one of your destinations in the U.S. (AARP.org). If you haven’t put the Avenue of the … Continue reading