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Baselt RNP Trillium Falls Trail 1

Photos of giant old growth redwoods north of Arcata:  Redwood National Park, Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park, Del Norte Coast Redwoods State Park, Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park, and redwoods south of Arcata:  Grizzley Creek Redwoods State Park, Southern Humboldt Redwoods State Park, and Avenue of the Giants.  Thanks to[…]


Laird, Water, Arcata Bay and Eucalyptus

One thing the redwood coast has in abundance is water. Humboldt and Del Norte Counties are home to Humboldt, Arcata, Trinidad, and Crescent City Bays, sloughs, marshes, wetlands, numerous rivers (some wild, scenic, without dams), 3 lagoons, Lake Earl, rugged rocky coastline as well as miles of pristine sandy beaches,[…]

Best of Humboldt

Fern Canyon, Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park

Visit the Video Gallery page to view videos highlighting a variety of places to see and things to do on the northern California redwood coast, here in Arcata or within 10-40 minutes drive from Arcata.

Arcata Plaza Events

Laird, Plaza Events, Saturday Farmers Market

EVENTS ON ARCATA PLAZA:  Saturday Farmers Market, Arcata to Ferndale Kinetic Sculpture Race, Arcata Bay Oyster Festival, Pastels on the Plaza, 4th of July Fair, Northcountry Equinox Fair. Northcoast Growers Association holds their Farmers Market on Arcata Plaza Saturday mid-April  through November. This is the longest continuously operated organic Farmers Market[…]

Humboldt Recreation

Luffenholtz Beach View of Trinidad Head

Visit the Video Gallery page to view videos of many outdoor recreation activities visitors may enjoy on the redwood coast:  hiking, biking, running, boating, paddling, motorcycling, horse racing, beach combing, and more.

Cal Poly Humboldt

HSU Flickr, Founders Hall

Photos of Cal Poly Humboldt campus, students,  classes, hands-on learning, field trips, events, athletics, having fun, and commencement.  To view more photos, visit