Forty-five Redwood-covered acres situated on the south fork of the Eel River. Ideal spot for hiking and picnicking.
Beach and headlands walks located just south of Fort Bragg in the hamlet of Caspar.
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Glass Beach is actually three beaches covered with tiny pieces of glass, weathered by time and tides! Originally the town dump, Glass Beach is now one of Fort Bragg's major tourist attractions.
Low-key driftwood beach with fantastic ocean views.
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Hendy Woods State Park is a state park is located in the Anderson Valley along the Navarro River. It is known for its old-growth coast redwoods, and also provides camping facilities, cabins and showers.
Located equidistant between Fort Bragg and Mendocino, Jug Handle State Reserve is a very special place on the Mendocino Coast and known as the “locals” beach. This jewel of a cove is located at the foot of the Ecological Staircase, a trail that takes the visitor on a tour of geological updrift inland.
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MacKerricher State Park just north of Fort Bragg offers a variety of habitats; beach, bluff, headland, dune, forest and wetland. Tide pools are along the shore. Seals may be seen on the rocks off the park's coastline. More than 90 species of birds visit or live near Cleone Lake, a former tidal lagoon. During winter and spring, the nearby headland provides a good lookout for whale watching.
A beautiful drive along Fish Rock Road between Boonville and Yorkville reveals a little-known state redwood reserve.
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Known for its driftwood and wind, Manchester State Park offers stunning views of the Point Arena Lighthouse and coastal meadows.
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This unique blend of gentle trails, rugged coastline, secluded beaches and timeless history surrounds the Village of Mendocino on three sides. Three miles of trails wind along the cliffs, giving the casual explorer spectacular views of sea arches and hidden grottos.