Black Sands Beach at Shelter Cove: 1 of CA 11 Top Bucket List Beaches

Black Sands Beach, 1 of the 11 Top Bucket List Beaches of California, is located at the north end of Shelter Cove, in southern Humboldt County. All 11 beaches on this Bucket List are “unique and amazing…Most are off-the-beaten-path so … 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

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