Explore Dunes and Wildlife Habitat at Humboldt Coastal Nature Center

The Humboldt Coastal Nature Center is the gateway to the Redwood Coast’s Manila Dunes, and over 1,000 acres of coastal wildlife habitat. It lies between the Manila Dunes Recreation Area to the south and the Ma-le’l Dunes Cooperative Management Area … Continue reading

Best Humboldt County Dog Friendly Beaches near Fortuna and Eureka

There are 10 dog friendly off-leash beaches along the 100 mile Redwood Coast in Humboldt County. Three beaches with Pacific Ocean access near Fortuna and Eureka are Centerville Beach, South Split, and Samoa Dunes Recreation Area. Letting your “four-legged friend … Continue reading

Avenue of the Giants Guided Hike in California Redwoods

Take a guided hike to learn all about the spectacular Avenue of the Giants in Humboldt Redwoods State Park – the old-growth redwoods, their history, the plants beneath their crowns, and wildlife. At The Redwood Riverwalk Hotel in Fortuna, we … Continue reading

Humboldt County Holiday Events: Music Theater Shopping 2018

Humboldt County’s Redwood Coast welcomes the holiday season with the sounds and sparkling lights of Christmas the weekend of November 30-December 2, 2018, and Christmas events continue through December. Staying at The Redwood Riverwalk Hotel in Fortuna, means you’re close … Continue reading

Eureka Waterfront Trail + 2018 Art & Culture Festival

Come to the Redwood Coast September 29, 2018, and celebrate the recently completed Eureka Waterfront Trail’s Grand Opening and Eureka’s FIRST Art & Culture Festival. This free Festival will celebrate local arts and culture along the Redwood Coast and reveal … 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

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

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